Along with being a cast member on "Disaster Date" on MTV for two seasons, Geoff Keith is one of the top college comedians in the United States. In 2012 he was nominated for College Comedian of the Year by Campus Activities Magazine. His TV appearances range from doing stand up on HBO to BET to Comedy Central to CBS's "Late Late Show w/ Craig Ferguson." He has also appeared on multiple VH1 Countdown Shows as well as "Chelsea Lately" on E!. His book "Guys Have No Game, A Book of First Impressions" which is a compilation of the funniest online dating site pick up lines is a top seller on Amazon. Keith is currently one of the stars of "Jerks With Cameras" on MTV.
-Geoff Keith "I take the high road, then I brag about it."
Calling all college students (future unemployed waiters)! If you think you have what it takes to be funny, Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant invites you to participate in our 2nd Annual Flappers College Comedy Contest, sponsored by Flappers Comedy University (where learning is a joke) which takes place at both our Burbank & Claremont clubs during the month of March. Audiences and guest celebrity judges will vote on who will win $500 in cash and prizes (.001% of your student loan payments), and all shows will feature special guest headliners as seen on Comedy Central, HBO, and MTV. Preliminary rounds will be held in Claremont on Wednesday March 12th at 8pm & Burbank in the Yoohoo Room on Thursday March 13th at 9:30pm, Friday March 14th at 11:30pm, and Saturday March 15th at 11:30pm. The top three winners from each preliminary round will perform in the final round on Thursday, March 27th at 10pm in the Mainroom at Flappers Burbank. In the final round, the first place winner receives $300 plus a paid spot at the club, the second place winner receives $125 plus a $50 Flappers Gift Card and a guest spot at the club, and the third place winner receives $75 plus a $50 Flappers Gift Card and a guest spot at the club. Additional prizes, including scholarships for Flappers University classes, will also be awarded. For more info or to enter the contest, email email@example.com with "2014 College Comedy Contest" in the subject line, or call 818-845-9721. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | EPK | BOOK
Host/MC David Dorward LAUGH BOWL FINALIST, (LAUGH FACTORY), FLAPPER'S COMEDY CLUB, CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE,
David started performing at clubs and bars when he was a junior in high school at age 17 in San Diego - they made him wait outside and kicked him out right when his set ended! In the fall of 2011, David moved to LA to attend college as a screenwriting major. He currently performs seven nights a week all over Southern California. WEBSITE | BOOK
Jake grew up a middle class technically Jewish boy in Cape Cod Massachusetts. When he graduated high school he moved out to California to attend the Professional Golfers Career College.. (which is a real thing) there he realized that working in an environment where pleated pants where considered cool was not as great as he once imagined. Jake then attended "real" college in Orange County where he started performing stand up comedy every night. He now lives in Los Angeles and is quickly becoming a very funny rising star in the city. Jake Hosts his own podcast called Coming Up Standing, which highlights what its like starting out as a comedian in Los Angeles and how we got there. You can catch Jake every week on the Todd Glass Show, and he is a regular on Comedy Juice. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Robin Higgins is a comedian originally from Oakland, CA who now lives in Los Angeles. She won a Moth story slam with the theme 'About Time' and was a semi finalist in the Laugh Factory's 2013 'Laugh Bowl' competition. Robin is a founder of the comedy website The Higgs Weldon. Her work has been featured on McSweeney's Internet Tendency. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Erik Escobar NBC'S LAST COMIC STANDING, TOSH.O, CRAIG'S LIST
If you love poop jokes and husky Mexipino´s, then Erik is your guy. He currently does stand up comedying at colleges, clubs, and various venues discussing various topics from his day job as a Behavioral Therapist for autistic youth to how to properly treat your significant other, imaginary or not. Erik can also be seen weekly at The Improv Space performing with the improv group: The 400 Cat and is a company member of ComedySportz LA. He is a writer for ISA TV's The Weekly Rewind and The upcoming television show, PAYBACK! He is the producer and host of Escobar Evenings at Flappers Comedy Club with credits from NBC's Last Comic Standing, Telemundo, LA´s Funniest Comic Contest (Finalist), KDHR´s The Smitty and D Show, KTLA Morning News, and RANT LA. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Jehangir is a current junior studying at Boston University. He started doing stand-up in high school at a talent show. He took a hiatus from standup once going to college, but is now returning back to stand-up. BOOK
Born in Salinas, California, Andrew Fahey has always had a craving for attention. He currently lives in Northridge, California where he is studying Screenwriting at CSU Northridge. He frequents many open mics in the area, although you can find him at a local heavy metal show on most other nights. Some of his influences are Brian Posehn, Kyle Kinane, Louis C.K., Doug Benson, Jerry Seinfeld, Rodney Dangerfield, and Norm Macdonald. His interests include writing, playing guitar and drums, watching cartoons, and thinking about cool babes. BOOK
My name is Richie Rosales, I am 19, and I have been performing stand- up since I was 16 years old. I have one sister. We were raised by our single mom and I credit a lot of my best memories to the times we struggled together. I don´t see my dad too often, but I still have a relationship with him. After high school, I attended SMC College, in an effort to transfer to UCLA. However, I have recently decided to pursue stand-up comedy full time and discontinue my plans of transferring. I have the support of my family and that is all I need. I am excited to grow as comic and one day go down as one of the greats. BOOK
Comedian Nathan Mosher SATYR MAGAZINE, WESTWOOD ENABLER, CHANNEL 9 NEWS, LA COUNTY SPELLING BEE, NOT THE LAUGH FACTORY
After moving out to LA from LA to perform stand-up, Nathan Mosher has had the privilege of performing with stand-up greats like Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, and Comedy Central favorite, Beyonce Knowles. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Sameer Suri has been doing stand-up since he was sixteen, and can't wait to perform at Flappers. In addition to writing and performing for several charity benefits, he has done the same for multiple weekly programs on TV8, and has started performing at venues all over Los Angeles. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Kyle Vorbach IC STANDUP COMPETITION , JOHN AND KYLE, CUPCAKE THEATRE, UCB,
Hey I'm Marsalis Wilson, 20 years old, and originally from the Bay Area. I've been doing comedy for about 5 years and to do so I had to turn down a scholarship to Morehouse and overcome homelessness, disease, and abuse. In between the time I began comedy I was also a professional dancer and pianist. Comedy is my life and Laughter is the air that I breathe.
Live Love Laugh
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Hailing from the Las Vegas, NV, Mihkel Teemant (pronounced Michael Teamont) is a writer and comedian that delivers a blend of topical, observational and political comedy. He currently resides in North Hollywood, CA. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Ilia was inspired by Seth Rogen to start doing stand-up comedy at the young age of 15. Even though he wasn't legally allowed in the club, he was still allowed to perform, combining his lanky body with a goofy mind to make the audience laugh. After three years, he became a familiar face in the Atlanta comedy scene, regularly performing at local open mics. Now a student at USC, Ilia is bringing his comedic stylings (and some say good looks) to Los Angeles and the west coast. BOOK