Early Late Night is a monthly Late Night Talk Show based out of Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, CA and hosted by Late Night comedy writer/performer, Raf Esparza.
With it's subversive twist on the staples of Late Night television (monologue, desk bits, and celebrity guests), Early Late Night uses the talk show format to showcase the very best new talent in stand up and improv comedy.
Comedian Bobby Chambers ON AIR PODCAST SHOW , LA TALK RADIO, JACK AND STRETCH SHOW, COMEDY CENTRAL JOKES.COM, NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and currently still alive, Bobby's performances are always captivating and full of high energy. Bobby is known for switching material with every show and quite often, just improvises the entire time on stage, delivering a one-of-a-kind performance for every audience. With his animated delivery, Bobby´s style has been described as a fun and unique blend of storytelling filled with random, and sometimes sarcastic observations that leave audiences laughing and saying: "I never thought of it that way" as well as wondering what he will say next. Bobby is based in Los Angeles and performs all over the country. He is the host of "On Air Podcast Show Experience" available now on iTunes. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Jay Light SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST, NC COMEDY ARTS FESTIVAL, THE COMEDY STORE
Jay Light is a comedian who LA Weekly called a "local eclectic noise-maker" and who his mom called "not the son she thought she raised." He is a regular Roast Battle contender and has opened for legendary comics like Dana Carvey and Jim Tavare. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Born and raised in Miami FL. Currais began performing stand up comedy while attending college at The University of Florida. His high energy performance style and outrageously quirky material gained Currais some local notoriety and a number of high profile shows which included opening spots for comedians like Dan Cummings (Comedy Central) and Finesse Mitchell (Saturday Night Live). 2009 marked Currais´s decision to pursue comedy full time. Currais now performs in Comedy Clubs, bars, colleges and other venues across the United States. He has been featured on ABC, FOX, Rooftop Comedy, The Independent Alligator, and Orlando Magazine. He has opened for the likes of Pauly Shore, David Allen Greer, Adam Hunter, Steve Byrne and Ralphie May. His persona is as big as his imagination and you never know where the show will end up when this man-child is the ring master. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jeff MacKinnon THE DOCTORS, KTLA IN THE MORNING, MANIA TV INTERNET TV
Jeff MacKinnon states his opinions as facts. Blending clever wordplay, biting sarcasm, and inventive wit, Jeff delivers dynamic and energetic performances to any audience with an attention span. Featured at the 2008 Boston Comedy Festival and 2009 Los Angeles Comedy Festival - broadcast for glorious moments on "The Doctors," "KTLA in the Morning" and "ManiaTV! Internet Television" WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Michael became funny late in life; after he was married, had kids, bought a dog, rescued a house and died. But that doesn't stop him from getting on stage and acting a fool. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Nahreen Tarzi THE IMPROV, THE COMEDY STORE, M BAR, MALO, HA HA CAFE
Nahreen is a 5'2" Middle-Eastern priest's daughter with a passion for comedy, and gangster rap. Born in Toronto, raised in Burbank, with a family from Syria, she is now a writer, comedian, and improviser who is sometimes confused for Sarah Palin, or MTV's Daria (she'd prefer Tina Fey). Nahreen currently works for Lopez Tonight, and has previously worked for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, and Last Call with Carson Daly. MYSPACE |
Sam is a comedy writer from Chicago and the co-editor of the political satire site SuperTuesdayNews.com. Sam is also a member of the Comedy Lab Live players at iO West, and has written for various publications, including the pop culture hub SexDegrees.net. Sam's frequent writing partner is the lovely and talented Benny Parks. WEBSITE | | BOOK