CL- First Timer Funnies Pro/Am w/Marie DelPrete Starring: Marie DelPrete THE KING OF QUEENS, FAMECAST COMEDY CHAMP, THE PERVERTS, SECOND CITY ALUMNUS, COMMANDER AND CHIEF May 1st, 2014 at 8:00PM
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Marie DelPrete won FameCast´s top $10,000 prize as season four´s StandUp Comedy Fenom. Her offbeat, highly-original act has become a fixture at L.A. comedy clubs, including the Improv, Comedy Store, Ice House and more. A Second City Alumna , Marie has performed in various sketch comedy reviews around L.A., including stints at Second City L.A., and at Hollywood & Highland. She was most recently seen on NBC´s Last Comic Standing, and guest-starred in CBS´s hit comedy, The King of Queens. Other recent appearances include the improvised pilot So Sue Me, created by veteran standup Monty Hoffman. as well as regional and national commercial campaigns, such as the popular spots for KFC with Seinfeld´s Jason Alexander.
Enjoy watching the Hottest, Newest & Brightest Comedians along with Celebrity Headliners. Its a great night for Celebrity Guest Drop ins!
Comedian Duncan Gale I.O. CHICAGO, PLAYGROUND THEATER, THE WING FIX
Duncan Gale hails from Charlottesville, VA originally, but he's been all over. After attending college in Oberlin, OH, studying improvisational theater in Chicago, IL, and spending a couple of years of graduate school in Cambridge, MA, he decided he wanted to come out to Southern California for the big show: a PhD program in Philosophy of Religion! But amidst his years of toil in graduate school, he has rediscovered comedy, and has been told by a couple of non-descript lay-abouts that he actually has kind of a knack for it! He sees the stage as a place to unleash his erudite insanity, and if a small contingent of the crowd turns out to be into it, that's cool. BOOK
Comedian Kevin Peter Hickerson THE COMEDY STORE, STAND UP NY, ICE HOUSE, WHY DIDN'T THEY LAUGH?, PROBABLY SCIENCE
With a PhD in nuclear physics, Kevin Peter Hickerson takes on a nerdy, irreverent twist to society, marriage and fatherhood. When he's not smashing atoms, Kevin performs at clubs around the country. He's been hosted on "Science Jerks", "Probably Science" and Owen Benjamin's "Why Didn't they Laugh?" podcasts. He has also appeared in the cult film "The PHD Movie" based on the popular web comic series, the short film "Inventors" with John Larroquette and even works on giving movies like the blockbuster "Thor" scientific street cred. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Brian Blanco hails from the San Francisco Bay Area and specializes in clean, friendly and energetic comedy. He has performed in Comedy clubs, bars and bowling alleys all over Northern and Southern California. BOOK
I have been on stage all my life, usually in front of a classroom of students, but I graduated from UCSD with a minor in philosophy and electives in drama. Comedy is in my soul and comedians are the vanguard of society, because comedians can say whatever the heck they want to say. I am proud to call myself a comedian. BOOK
Comedian Cha Cha Sandoval GEROGE LOPEZ, COMEDY STORE, IMPROV, OPENED FOR DREW CAREY, JERRY MAGUIRE
Comedy Store & Improv, Alumni.1st Latina to have a comedy show both places, symotaniously. Opened for George Lopez, Drew Carey Jimmy Phalen & the late Sam Kennison. You've seen her in Casa Di Mi Padre, featured in Jerry Maguire ( devoirced women's group)Put your hands together for the " badest Mexican in town-- Cha Cha Sandoval. BOOK
Brad Carpenter has written for several radio shows and internet sketch comedy. HEAR him as the host of the Holy Gospel of Geek Podcast. SEE him as the host of the Holy Gospel of Geek Variety Show at Flappers!!!! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Matt Shipway HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, LAUGH FACTORY, COURAGE CAMPAIGN BENEFIT, FLAPPERS,
Matt Shipway is a comedian and writer hailing from Chino, CA. His dry wit will leave you with wet pants. His likes include creating lists of things that he likes and cooking. BOOK
I am from La Verne CA and I was born and raised in America but I am 100% Jordanian that means middles east or "terrorist" to the TSA. Even though I look like a fat really white, white guy. I love making funny YouTube videos with friends and making people laugh. And I have a huge heart mostly for animals and especially dogs. And I'm a little stereo typical. By that I mean I sometimes build my own bombs, but for paintball and airsoft not to blow people up. And I love cooking but mostly for the end result of cooking, eating! I have always loved making people laugh and acting a fool at myself like poking fun at my weight and my way with the ladies but I never try to take things too seriously because where´s the fun in that? WEBSITE | | BOOK