Yoo Hoo Flappers Open Competition Starring: Betsy Salkind TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LEN, LAST COMIC STANDING, GIRLS NIGHT OUT, PET SHOP W/ANDY KINDLER, SHOWTIME March 3rd, 2013 at 7:00PM
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The Boston Globe said, "there are countless ways to make someone laugh, and Betsy Salkind knows most of them. Want sarcastic wit? Political humor? Or maybe just a good animal mime? Salkind can pull all that off and more." Best known as 'Squirrel Lady,' Betsy has appeared on "Girls Night Out," "Last Comic Standing," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," and most recently SHOWTIME's "Fierce Funny Women." She was a staffwriter for SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL and ROSEANNE, and is author of "More Than Once Upon A Time" and "Betsy's Sunday School Bible Classics," which was a 2010 Award Finalist for humor, USA Book Awards. She also writes for the blog "Ethel's Law."
Along with our VERY Special Headliner, Comedians Compete for a first place prize! Audience vote on their favorite comedian.
Greg's brand of southern humor along with his stories of growing older make him a must see. Greg has appeared on the stage of the punch line in atlanta and eddie's attic.... although greg started his comedy career in 1996, he was forced to leave the industry after a series of personal issues... please welcome greg back to the stage after a 15 year absence. BOOK
Comedian Raajeev Aggerwhil LAUGHIING TIIES, UNCLE CLYDE'S AT FLAPPERS, COMEDY STORE, DC IMPROV,
Raajeev Aggerwhil is a rising stand-up comedian, humorist and satirist focusing on humor "with a message." He is former disgruntled call center employee. He was awarded a BA and an MBA from Berkeley, MS from Stanford and an SOB from his wife. BOOK
Comedian Miles K SF SKETCHFEST, FEAT. ON REDDIT FRONTPAGE, COMEDY AND BURRITO FEST
At seventeen, Miles K was a high school dropout, living in a trailer, smoking illicit substances from light bulbs. Six years later he completed a degree in Philosophy from The University of California Berkeley. He has since established himself as one of San Francisco´s top young comics opening for major acts at A-List Clubs and headlining horrible, lightless pits generously described as "dive bars."
In the past year, Miles has performed at SF Sketchfest, both as a solo act and with his sketch group, Everything Jamboree. His work has been featured on Rooftop Comedy, Superdeluxe and the front page of Reddit. His website "Clever Things to Say" is visited literally thousands of times a day and his video sketches are bought and sold to the likes of MSN. He currently resides in a collective community in Oakland CA and wears galoshes in his flooded basement bedroom. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jack Zombielle MRS POTTS - LIVE THEATER, 4 YRS 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 Laura-Beth Hill THE COMEDY STORE, LINKIN - FILM, JOHNNY VEGAS - TV SHOW, IMPROV HOUSE TEAM - WCT, WESTSIDE COMEDY THEATER
Laura-Beth was born and raised in the north of England where she began her training as an actor, singer and dancer; she then continued her training at the world famous Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in London before going on to work in film, TV, voice over, theater, musical theater, commercials, TV hosting, stand up and live events. Laura-Beth now lives in Los Angeles and regularly performs improv on a house team and various other shows at the Westside Comedy Theater in Santa Monica. She is also working as a voice over artist specialising in various British accents; as an actor and stand up comedian. BOOK
Comedian Scott Schnurr WESTSIDE COMEDY THEATER, FIRST TIMER FUNNIES, FLASH RAVE LAFF! MOB, MF GRAND COMEDY SHOWCASE,
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 Parker Searfoss N.Y. COMEDY CLUB, THE GOTHAM, GO BANANAS CINCINNATI, HYENA'S DALLAS,
Parker Searfoss is a native of Dallas, TX. He began doing stand-up at the age of 18, during his college years in Cincinnati, OH. Since then, he has performed in New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, and Austin. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |