Dominic Dierkes is a Los Angeles-based comedian and member of the popular internet sketch group, DERRICK comedy, with whom he co-wrote and co-starred in the feature film MYSTERY TEAM. Dominic has appeared on WORKAHOLICS, CONAN, COMMUNITY, PARKS & REC, HOUSE OF LIES, MAD MEN, and WEEDS. Dominic was a staff writer for the Peabody award-winning ONION NEWS NETWORK and is currently a writer for WORKAHOLICS on Comedy Central. He was also featured as a New Face at the 2012 Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. Dominic can be seen at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater performing weekly in Sh*tty Jobs and regularly in ASSSSCAT.
UNCLE CLYDE´S COMEDY CONTEST - is LA's Longest Running Comedy Contest, and you pick the winners. . There are eight preliminary rounds. In each preliminary round, 10 comics performs a five-minute set. A special guest performer or group is invited to perform at "Half Time" and at "Math Time" (the end of the show while the votes are being tallied). The 1st place winner receives $101.00 Cash Prize, 2nd place receives a $50.00 gift card from Flappers Comedy Club or from another location, and 3rd place gets a Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries. The top two finishers will be invited to perform in the Soup-Or-Bowl finals. Each Soup-Or-Bowl Audience Vote winner will receive $500.00 cash and the Judges Vote will receive a Professional Gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant. Second place wins a $50 gift card, and third place wins a huge side of fries. (As an added feature to the contest, Flappers will be adding an online voting component via Facebook (TBD). **The producers reserve the right to manage contestants in any way possible or to control placement of contestents in any and all ways possible.**
The Top Two finishers from each Soup-Or-Bowl Finals, (as well as the online winner and/or judges wildcard winner - TBD), will be invited back at the end of the year to participate in Clyde´s Playoff Week a run of 3 shows held at Flappers Comedy Club Mainroom Dec 16th 17th and 18th, 2014. First place in each playoff round will win $101, second place will win a $50 gift card, and third place will win a giant side of fries. The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held on Jan 7th 2015 at 8pm in which ONE winner will win the title of Clyde's Cup, their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. We have Celebrity Judges lined up from Comedy Central, Princess Cruises, Flappers Comedy Club, Comedy Festivals, MySpace Comedy, National Lampoon, and many more. Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
Host/MC Chris Bennett JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, RAW DOG SATELLITE RADIO,
Chris Bennett has been seen on the Jimmy Kimmel Live show and at various clubs and festivals around the country. In 2013 he was named Best Of The Fest at the SLO Comedy Festival and he made is debut on Sirius/XM Rawdog Radio? If you've never experienced a Chris Bennett performance, it's sort of like having a cute, frenetic puppy gamboling about the living room. Audience members are frequently held in awe by the non-stop firehose of silliness that is Chris Bennett, wondering where all that fantastic, bizarre energy comes from. WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Anthony Rodriguez ICE HOUSE PASADENA , COMEDY STORE HOLLYWOOD, ONTARIO IMPROV, ACES COMEDY CLUB, FLAPPERS BURANK
Comedian Anthony Rodriguez was born and raised in Los Angeles' Boyle Heights. From an early age Anthony knew he had the passion to perform and make people laugh. From completely memorizing Eddie Murphy's "Delirious" word for word to producing his own sketch videos at a young age, it was fitting the next step would be stand up comedy. After much debate Anthony finally decided to step onto the comedy stage in 2008 and has not looked back. His fun loving persona, energy, and ability to make you laugh makes Anthony a sight to see. Since starting out he's had the privilege to perform along such comics as Rudy Moreno, Jeff Garcia, Erick Griffin and now produces his own stand up comedy show in Alhambra, California. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Dave Rankin is an exciting comic hailing from Boston. He brought his unique brand of deeply personal and also highly energetic comedy to Los Angeles and has since performed at The Comedy Store, Flappers Comedy Club, The John Lovitz Club, and The Laugh Factory. He is always on the alt circuit in Los Angeles performing at some of the hottest shows including The Josh and Josh Show at Bar Lubitsch, CRAVE in Culver City, and the Nerdist Theater. He was voted a semi-finalist in the Best Comedian in SoCal competition at the John Lovitz Club. He is co-producer of the GONZO show, a bi-weekly stand up show at the Hayworth Theatre which features national headliners as well as up and coming comedians. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Daphnique Springs is a Florida native, who in a short period of time has made her mark on the comedy scene. Sassy, smart and sophisticated. Daphnique's stand-up comedy routine is intelligent, dark, honest, and somehow still relatable. Ranging from personal experiences/subjects to social commentary, she has a unique blend of witty and pointed sarcasm which makes her a favorite among countless audiences. Tapping into a natural ability to make people laugh. Daphnique has Featured for Martin Lawrence and toured on Katt Williams' Born Again...Again Tour. She has appeared on How I Met Your Mother (CBS), Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC), and Laughs (FOX). WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Ian Ager DSI COMEDY THEATER, FLAPPERS, THE ICE HOUSE, CHIPS,
Ian got his comedy start at the DSI Comedy Theater in Carrboro, NC. While attending UNC, Ian was also a member of CHiPs, the university's premier improv & sketch troupe. Since moving to the west coast, Ian can be seen at venues all over Los Angeles, including the Ice House, the Laugh Factory, and of course, Flappers Comedy Club! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Evan Cassidy performs his own schizophrenic brand of "character comedy" stand up nightly throughout OC/LA and beyond. While in college, Evan became notorious on campus at UCI for crashing dorm parties in character with a guitar as "The Singing Frenchman". In 2007 he quickly moved his performances from the dorms to local open mics, never breaking character in early years before and after shows. After college, Evan produced and starred in his own web series "Dudely Jones Comedy Tribe" (featured in OC Weekly and Houston Press) and began pursuing stand up full time. He has made great strides not only to create his own original act, but also to develop a supportive comedy scene, hosting shows all thoughout in Orange County (including a monthly show at Brea Improv "Straight Fudgin´ Comedy"). Whether he´s crashing your party or hosting it, Evan or one of his characters will deliver the funny! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jan Davidson CBS' THE LATE LATE SHOW, NICKMOM NIGHT OUT, NICK@NITE, NBC,
Originally a regular on the Boston comedy scene,
Jan Davidson now performs her unexpected, quirky style of stand up all over the country. Jan has appeared on "The. Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" on CBS, "Nickmom Night Out" and Nick @ Nite's "Funniest Mom In America". BOOK
Comedian Andy Arias LARRY CROWNE, LINCOLN HEIGHTS,
As a standup comedian with a disability and LGBTQ POV. Andy´s unique sense of humor and no holds barred sense of honesty and integrity makes him one of the most unique and talented comics around. He performs all over Los Angeles in Northern California. Whether Andy is on stage, teaching his students or speaking with legislative members of California he shines with experience, humor, Passion and heart. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Stuart Thompson is a comedian and writer from San Francisco. His honest and intellectual comedy has entertained audiences all over California. He currently works as a doorman at The Comedy Store in Hollywood. Stuart authors the blog Newsweakly: Weak News, Strong Stories and was a contributing writer for National Lampoon. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Nat Baimel HONG KONG INT'L COMEDY, MTV.COM, THE CHIVE
His jokes have been seen on MTV.com, Fox, as well as popular internet sites such as George Takei's Facebook (twice!), the Chive, Cheezburger, reddit, and many, many more.
Nat lives in Los Angeles and tours the nation constantly, having performed in over half of the continental U.S. He's even told jokes in Asia, where he headlined during the 7th Annual Hong Kong International Comedy Festival. WEBSITE | | BOOK
We can't tell you who it is...But this guest is a major celebrity and will definitely make you laugh! You be leaving Flappers bragging to your friends about the talent you saw at Flappers Last night. BOOK