Host/MC Rye Silverman FUSION NETWORK, HUFFINGTON POST , WOMEN IN COMEDY FESTIVAL
Since the age of 19, Rye Silverman has continued to make a name for herself as a fresh, prolific comedic voice with a sense of humor that is sarcastic and dry, with a dark silliness.
Rye has performed on comedy stages across the country and her writing has appeared on JibJab.com and as part of the New York Underground Comedy Festival. Rye also created Comedy Revolver, a "rotating panel" stand up comedy show that was featured as the premiere performance of the 2010 Columbus Comedy Festival in her hometown of Columbus, Ohio.
With topics ranging from chicken nuggets to being transgender, Rye brings a point of view that has been described by her peers as "unique" and "brutally honest." WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
Comedian Zach Sherwin COMEDY CENTRAL RECORDS, VH1, MTV, E! ENTERTAINMENT TV, EPIC RAP BATTLES OF HIST.
Zach Sherwin, also known as MC Mr. Napkins, is a comedian and a rapper. His credits include releasing "MC Mr. Napkins: The Album" on Comedy Central Records, appearing on E!, MTV, and VH1, writing for the MTV Movie Awards, and performing in Montreal's prestigious Just For Laughs festival. He also writes for the YouTube series "Epic Rap Battles of History" and has starred in three of the immensely popular videos, portraying such characters as Albert Einstein and Sherlock Holmes. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Bill Burr CHAPELLES SHOW, HBO HALF HOUR, COMEDY CENTRAL, DAVID LETTERMAN,
Bill Burr is selling out theaters internationally, Bill is a regular with Letterman, Conan O´Brien and Jimmy Fallon; his third hour-long comedy special, You People Are All The Same, is available for download through his website and premiered on Netflix in August. Bill is currently filming Walk of Shame with Elizabeth Banks; he will be seen in the Al Pacino and Christopher Walken film, Stand Up Guys, premiering February1, and the Paul Feig film, The Heat, starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy premiering April 5. He was seen again last summer in his recurring role on the hit AMC-TV show, Breaking Bad. Bill´s Monday Morning Podcast is one of the most downloaded comedy podcasts on iTunes and his two critically acclaimed hour Comedy Central specials are available on Netflix and DVD. For more on Bill visit www.BillBurr.com and follow Bill on Twitter - @BillBurr. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Megan Sousa is an American comedian, actress, writer and dancer. She is best known for her leading role as Morgan in the HBO film Zero. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Paige Wesley MARCH MADNESS FINALIST, TODAY IN LA, EAGLE ROCK COMEDY FEST
Paige Wesley is an Los Angeles-based comedian and writer. Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, after high school Paige decided to ditch those nerds and move to LA. BOOK
Comedian Natalie Monarrez FLAPPERS, COMEDY STORE, HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, LA CONNECTION THEATER, HA HA CAFE
No kids, no tattoos, never been to jail… She´s a Mexican unicorn! Nat´s comedy training includes improv at the GROUNDLING THEATER, followed by joke writing and stand up with LA´s top comedy coaches. She performs at venues all over LA, and always has a great time with the audience. Speaking her mind and making people laugh. What else could she want? A job, a house, a hot boyfriend, some cash… BOOK
A former professional boxer with a degree in Theater from UCLA, Robert's only job skills are getting punched in the face and vocal warm-ups. Now he's a stand up comedian. Robert's not the most gifted career planner. BOOK
As an accident turned middle child turned disappointment, Kasey Koop was destined for stand up comedy. Her hunger for attention and lack of a social life bred the powerhouse of "komedy." Mid-way through hating college, in 2009, Kasey stood up and hasn't sit down since! Based out of Los Angeles, she is a writer, comedian, but, moreover, a waitress. WEBSITE | | BOOK
After four years of college, four years medical school and four years ducking creditors, Dr. Mike became a medical doctor, but he still can't drive a stick shift.
Charging through his residency making outrageously rare, but accurate diagnoses, healing the sick, curing the suffering and telling the moderately injured to wait their turn, Dr. Mike realized the only true way to heal someone is to make them laugh. For laughter heals the inside, the soul, if not the internal bleeding. BOOK
Comedian PJ Walsh SIRIUS/XM RADIO, COMEDY CENTRAL, CBS, BEST HOLLYWOOD FRINGE , BEST SAN FRANCISCO FRINGE
PJ Walsh, a US Navy veteran, creates comedy that does more than make people laugh. He goes overseas regularly to entertain the U.S. troops and has performed numerous times in both Afghanistan and Iraq. He started his career by touring with the stars of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, which lead to a successful show on Sirius Satellite Radio and a small role in the critically acclaimed (one critic said something nice about it) Lionsgate feature film Delta Farce. He recently performed 30 one-hour, stand-up comedy shows in 30 days throughout the Hudson Valley, New York region to raise funds and awareness for veterans and their families and this summer PJ will make his 15th overseas tour entertaining the brave men and woman who keep us safe. When not headlining comedy venues across the country PJ splits his time between Los Angeles, CA and his home state of New York. WEBSITE | | BOOK