Kristen Carney is a comedian, actor and host who has been telling jokes since 2007 at venues like Carolines, The Laughing Post and University of Wisconsin. She was runner-up in Chicago´s "Laughing in the Loop" comedy contest and is the brains behind the monthly comedy show, "Comedy without a Cause." Kristen started her stage career as a dancer, performing at Disney World, Euro Disney and Universal Studios. Recently, Kristen starred as a principle character on TLC's "Paint Misbehavin´" where she played an outspoken and spunky assistant. You may have also seen her as the host and face of video game hero Duke Nukem's introduction to Xbox or on Comedy Central's "Intercourse with a Vampire," in which she co-starred and co-wrote. Although having nothing to do with comedy, Kristen´s greatest accomplishment is modeling for Virgin Airlines and not feeling out of place amongst 6´ tall, beautiful women.
UNCLE CLYDE´S COMEDY CONTEST - is LA's Longest Running Comedy Contest, and you pick the winners. . There are eight preliminary rounds. In each preliminary round, 10 comics performs a five-minute set. A special guest performer or group is invited to perform at "Half Time" and at "Math Time" (the end of the show while the votes are being tallied). The 1st place winner receives $101.00 Cash Prize, 2nd place receives a $50.00 gift card from Flappers Comedy Club or from another location, and 3rd place gets a Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries. The top two finishers will be invited to perform in the Soup-Or-Bowl finals. Each Soup-Or-Bowl Audience Vote winner will receive $500.00 cash and the Judges Vote will receive a Professional Gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant. Second place wins a $50 gift card, and third place wins a huge side of fries. (As an added feature to the contest, Flappers will be adding an online voting component via Facebook (TBD). **The producers reserve the right to manage contestants in any way possible or to control placement of contestents in any and all ways possible.**
The Top Two finishers from each Soup-Or-Bowl Finals, (as well as the online winner and/or judges wildcard winner - TBD), will be invited back at the end of the year to participate in Clyde´s Playoff Week a run of 3 shows held at Flappers Comedy Club Mainroom Dec 16th 17th and 18th, 2014. First place in each playoff round will win $101, second place will win a $50 gift card, and third place will win a giant side of fries. The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held on Jan 7th 2015 at 8pm in which ONE winner will win the title of Clyde's Cup, their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. We have Celebrity Judges lined up from Comedy Central, Princess Cruises, Flappers Comedy Club, Comedy Festivals, MySpace Comedy, National Lampoon, and many more. Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
Comedian Tom Ayers MAD ABOUT YOU, 3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN, CSI, THE SHIELD, MALCOM IN THE MIDDLE
Actor, Writer, Stand-up, Tom Ayers seems to have his nose in everything. Tom has been performing stand-up comedy for 15 years from clubs to colleges, Atlantic City to Vegas, New York to LA. He´s worked with comedians like Jay Leno, Jerry Sienfeld, Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Drew Carey, Rodney Dangerfield and more... Tom has had great success as an actor in roles for "Mad About You", "Malcom In The Middle", "3rd Rock from the Sun", "Las Vegas", "The Richest", "The Shield", "CSI" just to name a few. Most of all he is clean, decent, wholesome and modest and it was hard for him to write this. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Charlie Talbert ANGUS - ANGUS, BACHELOR PARTY VEGAS - JC, 20 YEARS AFTER THE FALL, VAN WILDER, STRONG MEDICINE
Charlie Talbert, besides relationships, is a master of Both stage and screen... also the smaller screen of Television as well as the even tinier screen of mobile phones. Having starred in "Charlie Talbert Show" for CBS Mobile and Newline's "Angus" also lending is talents to over 60 plus characters in between. This highway to mediocrity has only one lane and Charlie's twisted sense of perverted and slightly demented reality will tickle your funny bone... All he asks' is don't report him to Human Resources! BOOK
Comedian Kaela Crawford OPENS FOR PAUL RODRIGUEZ, BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL, THE COMEDY STORE
Kaela Crawford regularly opens for Comedian Paul Rodriguez. She performs at The Comedy Store, Improv, Laugh Factory, Flappers and The Ice House. She was one of the top performers at the World Series of Comedy in Las Vegas, the San Francisco Comedy Competition and the Burbank Comedy Festival. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Cate Gary COMEDYTIME.COM, COMEDY STORE (REGULAR), FEATURED ON REDDIT
Cate Gary was spawned by New York City transplants in a backwater town in Virginia. Her family moved back north when her parents noticed she was developing a Southern accent. The drawl has since been replaced with a speech pattern resembling Sarah Palin as impersonated by an enraged parakeet. Nothing happened between 1989 and 2003. In 2003, Cate started her stand-up career in New York City, performing in such venues as the Comedy Cellar and the subway station next to Carnegie Hall. She moved to San Diego in 2004, where she was promptly rear-ended by a Cadillac Escalade on her way to an open mic. (She still made it.) Since then, she has performed at comedy clubs, bars, coffee shops, tattoo parlors, and AA meetings all over Southern California. Cate currently lives in Orange County, and she's not happy about it. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Jacob Grodnik was born in Phoenix, Arizona on a record breaking day of 122 degrees Fahrenheit. In order to escape the heat, He and his family moved to Park City, Utah, where he lived until he attended the University of Southern California to study acting. Since graduating, Jacob has become a regular on Funny or Die, starring opposite such actors as Verne Troyer and Andy Dick, and can be seen in the Oscar hopeful film, Stonerville, starring Pauly Shore. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Janine Phan SECOND CITY, IO CHICAGO, ANNOYANCE, GOT JOKES?,
Janine is a Chicago-based actress, writer and comedian and has been doing stand up all over the country for the last 3 years. She recently wrapped an iO Comedy Network web series, "Pillow Talk." She is well aware she doesn't look Asian, but thanks you for pointing it out. WEBSITE | | BOOK
We can't tell you who it is...But this guest is a major celebrity and will definitely make you laugh! You be leaving Flappers bragging to your friends about the talent you saw at Flappers Last night. BOOK