Saturday nights in the Flappers Comedy Club YooHoo Room features national headliners with multiple television and film credits that you will not want to miss! Make you weekend amazing and join us every Saturday at 7:30!
Every Saturday at 7:30pm | FLAPPERS Comedy Club Bar | 102 E. Magnolia Blvd | Phone: 818-845-9721| Please respect our 2 item minimum |www.FlappersComedy.com Free Parking Across the street at the Sears Parking Lot or Ashley Furniture
Host/MC 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 | BOOK
Ricky Trann is an up and coming Chinese American Comedian that has always loved the idea of bringing joy to the masses through laughter with words.
He received his training from I.O. West learning the art of improv, and most recently trained by Adam Barnhardt in stand up comedy. He has been regularly performing at The World Famous Comedy Store in The Belly Room. Ricky credits himself as more than a one trick pony of just a barrage of typical Asian jokes. His humor extends to observations in life and experiences. His work ethic directly reflects his material and stage presence, which is fun, smart, and professional.
With Ricky´s professionalism, humor, and diversity, it is an easy choice to include him in any line up for a great showcase! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Lisa Alvarado QUE LOCO , LAST COMIC STANDING, NICK AT NITE, MIS VIDEOS LOCOS,
Lisa is a National Headliner to many theatres, clubs, colleges, cruise lines, and corporate events. TV appearances include: NBC's "Last Comic Standing", Nick at Nite's "Funniest Mom in America 2″, "Comics Unleashed" with Byron Allen, "Stand Up in Stilettos" on TV Guide Network, NuvoTV, and many more. Lisa also played Paul Rodriguez's sidekick on 20 episodes of "Mis Videos Locos" on the MTV Network. Ms Alvarado was voted "Best Up & Coming Latino Comedian" by The LA Comedy Festival and her jokes have been quoted in The New York Times. Currently, she is working on her next one-hour Comedy DVD and is the creator & producer of a her own web series. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Angel Gaines ESSENCE CLEAN COMEDY , HA! CLEAN COMEDY (GMC), THE SOUND, LONDON, UK, TOM JOYNER SHOW, THE COMEDY UNION
Angel Gaines is an entertainer and dynamic sparkle for your event. she has performed stand-up comedy both nationally and internationally for over 15 years. As a result of her performances, audiences around the world find outrageous roars of laughter! Angel is truly the next big thing! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Ayman Samman AMERICAN SNIPER, THE ADD CHANNEL, THE SPOILS OF BABYLON, MODERN FAMILY, NCIS: LA
Ayman Samman is a busy Los Angeles based Standup Actor/Comic. When he's not on a film or TV set, he's performing Standup around LA. He provides clever observational comedy blending his Egyptian heritage with his American present life experiences. Ayman delivers a foreigner's perspective in an American relatable fashion. You can see Ayman perform around Hollywood comedy clubs such as Flappers, Comedy Store and many others. His acting career got him on popular TV shows on ABC, FOX, CBS and IFC and on Clint Eastwood's American Sniper. More information on Ayman can be found on his website www.aymanation.com or you can fallow him on Twitter @aymanation" WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Sean Grant JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, FUNNIEST COLLEGE KID , MEET THE BROWNS
An underground comedy legend, Sean Antonio Grant aka #SeanG has tamed stages all over the world: from the rowdy smoky bars of the south to foreign stages in London and colleges and clubs all across America. Sean's energy and goofy smile is infectious and his high energy keeps crowds rolling the whole night through. He was recognized as the Funniest College Kid in America by Jimmy Kimmel Live!" After college Sean moved to Atlanta aka Black Hollywood and was immediately picked up in stage plays, regional tv projects and was scouted for a guest role on Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns. Sean has sinced moved to Hollywood to start the next big chapter in his life. BOOK
Comedian Asif Ali HBO - SILICON VALLEY, ADAM DEVINE'S HOUSE PARTY, MODERN FAMILY, ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT , AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D
As seen on: Modern Family Adam Devine's House Party (Comedy Central) Arrested Development Silicon Valley (HBO) Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian John Wynn NBC STAND UP DIVERSITY , MIAMI DOLPHINS COMIC, LAUGHING SKULL FESTIVAL, WORLD SERIES OF COMEDY , LABORDAYS.TV
John Wynn, a college professor turned comedian, asks audiences to look at life through his charmingly skewed perspective. His comedy has gotten him out of many awkward situations, specifically his job as a college professor. Named the 2014 Best Comic in Miami, John has entertained audiences at comedy clubs, corporate events, and some family reunions. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Brent Parris THE COMEDY STORE, INSIDE JOKES, FLAPPERS, JON LOVITZ COMEDY CLUB,
After spending his first 20 years growing up in small town North Carolina, Brent
Parris high tailed it west to the big ole city of Los Angeles and has been callin' it
home ever since. His mama dubbed him "the mouth of the south" at an early
age and it's a title he's proud to carry into adulthood. His mouthy southern wit is
what you can expect every time he takes the stage. Brent has performed all
over in top clubs like The Comedy Store, Flappers, The Jon Lovitz Comedy Club
and Inside Jokes. BOOK
Comedian Keenan Baker NBC DIVERSITY, LAUGH FACTORY, BROADWAY COMEDY CLUB (NY, THE IMPROV,
Keenan Baker grew up a Military Brat. Born in San Diego Ca. Living all around the country but landed back in Los Angeles at a young age. Raised by a single father, Keenan struggle growing up. Losing fights and not being let back into the house until he won the fights because that was his fathers rule. Keenan got his start in comedy back in 2008. In 2011 Keenan Placed 2nd in The LA Funniest Comedy competition. Keenan performs at The World Famous Comedy Store, The Laugh Factory, The Improv Comedy Club, Flappers Comedy Club and multiple venues across the nation. Keenan's energetic styles brings life to the stage and laughter to the crowd. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Jose Barrientos never took life seriously.. And as a result has been fired from every job he's ever had. Desperate for better life Jose Joined the United States ARMY. Four years later of trying to live the soldier lifestyle Jose realized the truth. From his Basic Training, to his final deployment to Iraq, Jose was designed to kill. With laughter. First by impersonating his drill instructors, to later commandeering the US ARMY Radio waves in Iraq to speak to his fellow troops as one of his many impersonations. Upon his release, Jose began to pursue a career as a stand-up comic (in other words, a subway employ or Starbucks barista) Performing in many A-List Comedy clubs in San Diego. 6 months later he relocated to Los Angeles, CA. Where he performs regularly and is involved in such prestigious entertainment projects of his own creation. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Justin Matson is a stand-up comedian and writer pursuing his wildest hopes and dreams in the City of Angels. Seriously… you´d be surprised how many hookers in LA are named Angel. With his signature adorably awkward comedy with just a twist of gay, he was awarded the title of "NYC´s Funniest New Comedian 2011." Justin´s performed stand-up, improv, and sketch shows at major comedy venues all across the country, including: Flappers, The Comic Strip, The Comedy Store, The PIT, Nerdmelt, UCB, Gotham, and some lady´s house Connecticut! A published author, he´s written over 200 comedic articles as the head staff writer for Gone To New York. Justin performs improv with his team, Rasputin. You can follow his tweets @justinmatson, learn about his super ridiculous wedding on Pinterest, or find out more than you ever needed to know at www.justinmatson.com Photo Credit Christina Gandolfo: Gandolphoto.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Vivicca Whitsett LAUGHFEST 2014, THE REVOLUTION (TV PILOT), HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, DR. DREW, BANK OF HOLLYWOOD
Vivicca A. Whitsett is an actress, comedian, and labor activist. Whitsett has appeared on several television shows and on standup stages across the country. Vivicca was rolled down a crater in a giant metal gerbil cage on 101 Ways To Leave A Gameshow (episode #4) and she crashed into giant bowling pins in a car for ABC's Crash Course. Whitsett has had roles in Big Shots, Space Jam, ER, Escape from LA, Crash Course, Deal or No Deal, Miss Match, K Street, Malcom & Eddie among others. Vivicca is the current 2012-15 National Spokesperson for Novolog/Nordisk's FlexPen and has a 30-feet ad in Times Square. Vivicca performed at 2014 Gilda Ratner's LaughFest in Grand Rapids, Michigan and hosts a comedic on-line hourly talk radio show with her co-host Grace Fraga entitled "What the H...with Vi & Grace" on Radio For Divas. She currently resides in West Hollywood, California. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Charlie Robinson THE ALBANY (LONDON), FLAPPERS BURBANK, BURBANK COMEDY FEST 2014 , THE MUSE (CHARLOTTE NC),
As a stand-up she has performed in both London and Los Angeles, improvised at UCB (level 4) and acted alongside some household names such as Ron Jeremy (It was not a porno). Performing on stage and in front of the camera, her roles have ranged from Shakespeare's Rosalind to futuristic computer hacker that shoots people with her laser beam. Charlie is a teacher specialising in camera acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She has Directed for both film and Theatre in addition to being a master of Editing & Visual affects. Charlie is an Award nominated Editor and has recently been commissioned to work for BAFTA/LA.
She began her career as a Biochemist performing Educational Science to kids on stage with a well known British comedy duo.
Actress / Teacher / Director / Editor / VFX / Improviser / Biochemist and Tennis Player......looking to add Stand-up to the list. 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