A native of Southern California, Wendi Starling is a brazen female comic with a quick wit and a sharp tongue. At the age of 26, she had a breakdown, shaved the sides of her head, sailed the world, then landed in Florida and found stand-up comedy. What began as hobby became an obsession and Wendi can now be found at clubs all over Los Angeles and across the country.
This show features exciting performances from up and coming comedians to world class headliners. This evening is jam packed with entertainment. Stand up comedy, Variety Acts, Magic, this show is guaranteed to tickle your funny bone. We always have a waiting list of celebrities calling to drop in on this show. Come on down, you never know who you might see!
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Host/MC Joshua Snyder FLAPPCAST, COMEDY STORE, FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB
Joshua Snyder grew up in beautiful and pastoral Colorado, where he did not participate in such activities as mountain climbing, rafting, spelunking, and power walking. His parents taught him that sex was a natural act, and that he should use his time in college to "have fun." (his parents are currently looking into adopting their own grandchildren).
Josh has gone on only three dates in his lifetime, and each ended as it began: with a skin rash.
Hobbies include tracking changes of hair style on the extras in Star Trek: The Next Generation, trying to cry, and crying.
The lure of Southern California's market research facilities could not keep Josh in Colorado. He currently works as a Client Service Representative, where he makes name tags, defends the dignity of the office printers, and shows clients how to use the coffee machine with only one button on it. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
DAVID ANGELO†is a stand-up comedian and writer who was one of the standout New Faces at Montreal´s Just For Laughs festival this year. Previously, he was a staff writer on LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON, for which he was nominated for both a Primetime Emmy and a WGA Award. Twitter:†http://twitter.com/#!/dwangelo†† Tumblr:†http://dwangelo.tumblr.com/ BOOK
Comedian Paul McKeown FLAPPERS, THE LEXINGTON, WESTSIDE COMEDY THEATER, THE ICE HOUSE,
Paul Mckeown is a human male originally from the UK. He has no interest in the royal family, doesn´t like tea and has nice teeth.
By day he is a writer, director and reformed animator. By night he performs comedy in and around L.A, all of which utilize his two best skills, standing up and sitting down.
He has the correct amount of limbs, wears shoes and doesn´t play the Ukulele. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Dan Lee PAIN & GAIN, SOUTH BEACH TOW, AMERICA'S MOST WANTED, A RAISIN IN THE SUN, CATCHING UP WITH GIGI
Poignant witty and controversial Dan Lee´s stand-up is thought provoking as it touches on issues of race, sex, and religion in America. He was co-producer and writer for the show, The Black Guy & The Jew and featured in TV shows from Burn Notice to South Beach Tow.
Dan was born in Georgia, but raised mostly in Florida. Graduating from Florida A&M University with honors, he lived in Miami before recently moving to Los Angeles. He is also the proud parent of a pot plant. BOOK
Zach Drake has been doing comedy all his life. He got his start in comedy at the age of 16 while at soccer camp. What started as one night of entertaining some fellow campers led to a week of late night comedy following the dinner hour. By the third day of camp Zach was doing stand-up for the entire camp including the coaches and staff.
Since then life has taken some interesting turns. Zach is now a pastor of a church in Santa Monica and continues to use comedy to spread the word. Drake has starred in many notable commercials for: Liberty Mutual Insurance "Humans", Labatts Beer, Jack In The Box, and Dollar Rent a Car with actor Chevy Chase. BOOK
Comedian Alyson Shepard PRETTY FUNNY WOMEN , THE COMEDY STORE, SKETCH TIME
Alyson has been doing comedy for most of her life. She has much experience in improv, sketch, and stand up.She received her BA in Theatre from San Diego State University. Most recently she has been trained at The Groundlings. Please laugh at what she says. She needs it. BOOK
Tony Hall Was born in Council Bluffs Iowa and has made Southern California his home since the age of two years old. A writer and film-maker, Tony brings his narrative story-telling skills to his stand-up. He combines his critical analysis and eccentric vocabulary with his classic character flaw; over-thinking the otherwise simple and mundane. The result is a desperate attempt to make sense of a world he's been at odds with since before he could crawl. BOOK
Comedian Vanessa Graddick BAY AREA BLACK COM FEST, COMEDY CENTRAL'S GOTHAM, BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL
Born and raised in St. Paul, MN this talented, driven and most importantly, funny Stand Up Comedienne, Vanessa Graddick has been taking comedy by storm. In record time, Vanessa has performed all over the country including major Comedy Clubs in California, New York, Washington, DC, Pennsylvania, Florida and more. Based in California she is a regular at venues such as The Comedy Union, The Laugh Factory, Improv, and the Ice House Comedy Club. In 2007, Vanessa won the Uncle Clyde´s Comedy Competition at the Ice House. As the winner of this competition she competed in the 2007 Boston Comedy Festival. Additionally she has participated in the New York Underground Comedy Festival and the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition. Most recently Vanessa has expanded her experience to performing for American Soldiers in South Korea and taping Byron Allen´s Comics Unleashed. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |