Michael Gelbart is truly someone to watch. He has a nonchalant, audience-friendly approach, meshing ad-libs with material that is completely unique. His debut novel The Other Oprahs is rapidly gaining momentum and has been called "hilariously inspiring." Michael started his comedy career in high school and continued through college. After graduating from broadcasting school, he landed his own episode of the CBC series Comics, his first national exposure showcasing his abilities as a performer and writer. A second TV special followed, as well as offers to write and perform. He was head writer of the Gemini Awards, wrote and co-starred in The Weinstein Company DVD A Very Cool Christmas, which airs annually on Lifetime, and is currently writing and performing on a number of shows for Disney, Cartoon Network and Teen Nick.
Host/MC Erikka Innes SIRUS/XM LAUGH ATTACK, NEW YORK POST, SMELLS LIKE NERD SPIRIT, SEX WITH NERDS, WASHINGTON TIMES
Erikka Innes is your best friend´s little sister all grown up. Her smart, insightful comedy combined with her charming innocence masks a dark, biting undertone that celebrates the nerd in all of us. She is a nationally touring comedian and award-winning writer. Her twitter handle @nerdgirlcomedy is recommended by the San Francisco Weekly as a top choice to follow if you like to laugh. Erikka is a regular at Flapper´s Comedy and can be heard often on the Sirius/XM Laugh Attack program "Get off My Lawn." She also co-hosts the popular internet radio show "Grand Theft Audio" on RadioTitans.com on Monday mornings. Her recent concert special "Smells Like Nerd Spirit" was released as an album and DVD. WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Joanie Coyote IMPROVS, COMEDY STORE, LAUGH FACTORY, LAFF STOP-HOUSTON, CAP CITY COMEDY-AUSTIN
Joanie Coyote has performed at some of the top comedy clubs in the country and has featured for comics such as Ron White, Wanda Sykes, George Lopez and Dave Attell. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Born in New Jersey, raised in Atlanta, and, in 2012, winner of Houston´s Funniest Person, Matthew Broussard isn't sure where he's from. He's recently performed on Comedy Central's Adam Devine's House Party and NBC's Last Call with Carson Daly, though his Cajun dad and Jew mom still want him to get an MBA. He enjoys swimming, using semicolons pretentiously, and drawing puzzles for his popular webcomic, mondaypunday.com. His comedy relies on his killer timing, subtle wit, and devilish good looks. Also, he´s not very witty and his timing could use some work. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Watching Aristotle do stand-up is entertaining, impressive, and a wee bit alarming. With some strangely intelligent insight, an array of absurd characters and loads of impressive physicality, there is never a dull moment while he graces the stage. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Reyna Amaya FUNNIEST FEMALE COMPETITI, COMEDY STORE TRIPPIN TUES, COMEDY TIME-ICE HOUSE, HOSTS SHOW @ CHIN CHIN , KING'S COMEDY CLUB-VEGAS
Reyna is a stand-up comedian, writer, actor, voice-over artist and experienced sound editor. A native of Oakland, CA Reyna´s hilarious stand-up comedy routine can be seen at many Los Angeles comedy hot spots; Flappers (Burbank & Claremont) Ha Ha Café, The Comedy Store, and the Pasadena Ice House. Her diverse writing experience includes comedy, news, radio scripts, PSA's, radio perspectives, TV commercials and video blogs. Currently, a client of voice-over talent agency Coast to Coast, Reyna records for radio and TV commercials, animated characters, educational software programs, club promos, and websites. When she's not hitting the comedy stage, writing, recording voice-over or video blogs for her YouTube channel, Reyna enjoys working out, eating healthy and hanging with her family. Her interests include live music, staying up on the latest trends and traveling the world. BOOK
Comedian Ray Anderson OPENED FOR BILL BURR, OPENED FOR MARC MARON , KOLDCAST.TV ON YTOSE
From the Chicago area. Studied at Second City and John Robert Powers. Awarded for acting in New York at IMTA Convention in 2004. Started stand up comedy in 2005. Appeared in student films, web series, and many comedy clubs across the country. I've opened for Bill Burr, Pauly Shore, Al Madrigal, Butch Bradley, Marc Maron, Kirk Fox among many others. BOOK
Comedian Kyle Shire NICK & KYLE'S COBRA JUICE, MAKE ME LAUGH: OAKLAND, ZANIES CHICAGO, BEST KEPT SECRET TOUR,
Kyle Shire hails from Des Plaines IL, home of the first McDonalds, John Wayne Gacey, and the football field at the end of The Breakfast Club. Kyle moved to LA to pursue his three loves: stand up comedy, writing sitcoms, and drudgery.
He produces and host's Nick and Kyle's Cobra Juice: a Variety Show Spectacle. 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