Burbank On Parade Fundraiser Starring: Don Friesen SHOWTIME 1 HR SPECIAL, JUST FOR LAUGHS, LIVE AT GOTHAM, COMICS UNLEASHED, KLOS 5:00 FUNNIES December 2nd, 2012 at 5:00PM
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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
Flappers is Committed to Community! We've helped raise over 300,000 for local charities and humans and continue to strive to create change in the world by helping non-profit organizations by raising one dollar at a time. If you are interested in getting some tickets donated to your group or having a fundraiser here at Flappers, call our Fundraising Coordinator at 818-845-9721 or Email Fundraising@Flapperscomedy.com. WEBSITE | EPK | BOOK
Host/MC Joel Bryant LAUGHING SKULL FESTIVAL, COMEDYTIME HOST, BEST OF BURBANK FEST., MONK, HEARTBREAK KID
Joel Bryant began performing stand-up at 17 years old and became a stand-out on the local scene in his hometown of Albuquerque. Now L.A.-based, he has emerged as a go-to performer for his energy, his off-the-cuff sets and his heralded MC skills. He's also a recognizable actor from many TV, film and National commercial spots ("Monk," "The Heartbreak Kid," "The Defenders," etc. See IMDb.com). He's played across the US, for the troops over-seas, and donated his time to a number of charities (APLA, Tourette Syndrome Assoc., NoH8, Dream Foundation). WEBSITE | BOOK
Industry professionals describe Shannon as an "Early Ellen DeGeneres." Her timing and quick witted comedic style connects with audiences of all ages. She has opened for Paul Reiser, Felipe Esparza, Jon Dore, and featured for Gabriel Iglesias and Erik Griffin just to name a few.
Her work has received critical acclaim, including rave reviews in the Examiner and Wall Street Journal online. She was a corespondent for Refused TV, is the newest cast member of Beachbody's home fitness program P90X3, and currently has a feature film in development. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Michael Rayner BANANAS, DAVID LETTERMAN, ENERGIZER BATTERIES, G4 TV,
"As with the best magicians–indeed, as with the best performers–it's not the difficulty of his tricks but the way he delivers those tricks that makes him endearing and engaging." Michael has appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman, The Extreme Gong Show and Sesame Street. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
MagicianJoseph Tran THE MAGIC CASTLE, COMEDY CENTRAL, THE ICE HOUSE, LAUGH FACTORY, AMERICAN MYSTERY!
Joseph Tran: a modern-day magician without the cheesy props and the sparkly costumes. One part magician, and one part comedian, this 'Ancient Vietnamese Secret' will leave you rolling with laughter and gasping in amazement! WEBSITE | | BOOK