Some Funny Dudes w/ Grant Lyon Starring: Grant Lyon COLORADO/COM/COMPETITION, ICE HOUSE COM CONTEST 2ND, SAN FRANCISCO COMEDY COMP, OPENED FOR ROBIN WILLIAMS, April 14th, 2013 at 9:00PM
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Grant Lyon is a former collegiate soccer player for UC Santa Cruz, Winner of the Colorado Comedy Competition, invited Stand Up comedian in the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition, and 2nd place winner of the Ice House Comedy Competition. Grant created the "College Comedy Tour - U Been Schooled." He has performed at most of major Comedy Clubs in the country including, The Improvs, Wits End, The Punchline and many many more. His comedy is clever and honest, a unique combination of serious social commentary and complete silliness. San Francisco Weekly describes him as "a hilariously sharp observer, not one of those tired white-guy bellyachers."
Host/MC Luis Limon FLAPPERS, THE COMEDY STORE, THE IMPROV
Originally from El Paso, Texas, Luis Limon has walked the mean streets and driven the meaner freeways of L.A. for over 20 years. BOOK
Comedian Dan Levy CHELSEA LATELY, CRAIG FERGUSON, COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS
Dan has been seen at the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival numerous times and has made TV appearances onComedy Central´s "Premium Blend," "Comedy Central Presents," "The Late Late Show," and Chelsea Lately, where he is regular guest on her round table. Dan is currently touring with Aziz Ansari and has a comedy central album being released this fall. BOOK
Originally from Utah, Bengt Washburn has been doing comedy for 18 years. He has performed in over forty states, on three continents, at the Winter Olympics and in clubs and colleges all over the country. He is a winner of the San Francisco Comedy Competition and has appeared on Comedy Central, Craig Fergusen and most recently Conan. He can be heard on Bob and Tom and on XM Radio. Most people describe Bengt as ditzy, but the ydescribe his comedy as perceptive, profound, unique and very funny. The Monterey County Weekly says: "Washburn is a truly hilarious comedian". WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Blake Wexler THE TODD GLASS SHOW, 2013 SAN FRAN SKETCH FEST, 2011 SEATTLE COMEDY FEST, 2010 ROOFTOP COMEDY FEST, 2009 COLLEGE HUMOR TOUR
Blake Wexler started doing stand up at the age of 15 in Philadelphia, and moved to Boston in 2007 to pursue his stand up comedy career and attend Emerson College.
One highlight of Blake´s career is an appearance on the 2009 College Humor Live Tour in Philadelphia. Blake also performed in the 2009 & 2010 Rooftop Aspen Comedy Festivals, and was featured in the 2011 Seattle International Comedy Competition.
Philadelphia Magazine says he´s one of Philadelphia´s funniest tweeters, and can be heard on The Todd Glass Show on Nerdist Networks.
Blake lives in Los Angeles. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Don Friesen SHOWTIME 1 HR SPECIAL, JUST FOR LAUGHS, LIVE AT GOTHAM, COMICS UNLEASHED, KLOS 5:00 FUNNIES
If you missed Don's hilarious Showtime one-hour Special, Ask Your Mom you've got to catch him Live! Don captures the irony of parenting, marriage and everyday absurdities through characters, voices, parodies and some of the best written routines around! As the only two-time winner in the 36-year history of the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition, Friesen ignites the stage with a playful, high-energy spoof of his life as a modern suburban dad trying to get through the day with a bit of money in the bank and a scrap of dignity intact. Friesen's credits include Showtime, Live at Gotham, The Lewis Black Christmas Special, and Comics Unleashed. Comedy clips and more at www.donfriesen.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Hampton started comedy in DC, where he went on to win the DC Improv Comedy Competition in 2008. Between playing clubs and colleges he's been invited to festivals like The Laughing Skull Festival, The Bridgetown Festival, and the Bentzen Ball. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Amir Kabiri THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW, LOVE LETTER,
Can be seen serenading middle-aged women as a mailman in the music video "Love Letter by Priority Male." Love to live with no regrets. Except for one. My apologies to the cashier at wholefoods on canoga. BOOK
Comedian Danny Jolles TOSH.0, MTVU, INTO THE NIGHT WITH..., GONE VIRAL TV, COLLEGEHUMOR
Danny Jolles is a comedian and actor living in LA. He has been featured on MTV, Tosh.0 and more. He performs stand up at colleges all over the country. His sketch group Chess Club Comedy is a part of the Above Average Network and has been featured on Funny or Die, Collegehumor and Dailymotion. People say he's kind of fun to hang out with. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Michael Batts LAUGH FACTORY, HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, IRVINE IMPROV, BREA IMPROV,
Batts has been seen on NBC´s "Last Comic Standing," G4 "Funny Tech" Reviews, and Byron Allen's Comics Unleashed on ABC. He's a regular at the World Famous Laugh Factory and the Hollywood Improv. We love him here at Flappers as he is one of the early winners of our annual Uncle Clyde's comedy contest, which features 100s of comedians from nearly every state. 2012 Ventura County Comedy Festival "stand out" Award Winner. Batts says he would be a mega Star already except he prefers to stay underground so that he can enjoy a simple life with his friends and family and worry about bills every month. Simply Funny. Come and see for yourself. BOOK
Comedian Jake Weisman THE MORNING AFTER PODCAST, UCB THEATRE,
Jake Weisman loves cats. He performs stand-up comedy all around Los Angeles, and is the co-host of the popular The Morning After...Podcast. He can't stress enough to you how much he loves cats. BOOK
Comedian Luigi DeTone THE COMEDY STORE, THE ROYAL ROOM, FLAPPERS