Dan Telfer has been writing and performing comedy for over 15 years. As a writer for The Onion he wrote both editorial content and the web series The Onion´s Extremely Accurate History of the Internet. As a stand-up comic he has toured as an opener for Maria Bamford, Brian Posehn and Patton Oswalt. He was selected to perform at the Chicago Just For Laughs Festival's Best of the Fest show, the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival's Talk of the Fest show, and the coveted New Faces of Comedy showcase of both festivals. In addition to The Onion his writing has appeared in Paste Magazine, The A.V. Club, and the official book based on the TV show Mad Men: The Illustrated World. He is perhaps known best for his stand-up chunk "The Best Dinosaur," which became a runaway viral video hit and earned him a massive internet following.
Host/MC Clarke McMakin LAS VEGAS HILTON, COMEDY UNDERGROUND, LAUGH FACTORY
At the age of 16 Clarke started comedy for the logical and also insane reason that he liked to write, laugh, and perform. What better way to do all those things then stand-up.
Clarke is a philosophy geek whose comedy tends to outline the absurdities in life others don´t notice. Clarke has a talent for talking about risqué topics without using vulgarity. His material blurs the lines between thought provoking, clever, and shocking without offending. WEBSITE | BOOK
Adria Rossi began doing comedy on a whim after struggling for years as a personal trainer, and she fell in love with it. She is a performer and comedy BOOK
Comedian Peter Sers MTV-HOMEWRECKERS, TCN, LAW AND ORDER LA, COMEDY STORE, 2014 IDAHO LAUGH FEST
With initial aspirations of being a Pop Star, Peter's professional entertainment career began as a hip hop dancer, transitioning eventually to acting, and in 2012 adding stand up comedy to his arsenal. He is always bringing his infectious high energy to the stage when he performs. His ability to make light of the worst situations, and make fun of himself, along with his good nature, make him a crowd favorite. The audience always feels as if Peter is one of their friends recalling shared memories. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Pebbles! COMEDY STORE, LAUGH FACTORY, THE IMPROV, THE ZOO, ICE HOUSE
Born and breaded on a kibbutz in Israel, ne Bracha Blaz, no relation to Barach, she became Pebbles on a dare to get up and do comedy at the Improv in Hollywood, she left only to have 2 kids and get clean. Now firmly back in the Comedy saddlle, Pebbles is ready to tell you what life is about. BOOK
Cassi Jerkins is a stand-up, improviser, puppeteer and writer. She is a regular/emcee at Flappers and has performed around the SoCal area at places like the Comedy Store, iOWest and UCB. She is a puppeteer/improviser for the improv team, "Puppet Mayhem" which perform monthly at Flappers and has performed in the LA Improv Fest and Hollywood Fringe. Cassi has competed in the Uncle Clyde's Comedy Contest and iO Scripted Comedy Fest. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Baron Vaughn FAIRLY LEGAL, CLOVERFIELD, BLACK DYNAMITE, LAW & ORDER,
Actor/comedian Baron Vaughn graduated from Boston University's acting program and immediately went on to the Williamstown Theatre Festival. That same year he was cast in DROWNING CROW with Alfre Woodard and Anthony Mackie on Broadway. During this time, he continued to cultivate his stand-up and began performing at comedy clubs around the country. He has also performed at a numerous comedy festivals including the HBO Comedy Festival in Aspen, the Comedy Central festival in South Beach, and the upcoming Bonnaroo music and comedy festival. He has appeared as a commentator on numerous shows on MTV and VH1 and was featured as a comedian on Comedy Central´s LIVE AT GOTHAM and most recently on LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON. His stand-up can also be seen in the AWKWARD COMEDY SHOW special and RUSSELL SIMMONS´ PRESENTS STAND-UP, both on Comedy Central this year WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian James Fritz JUST FOR LAUGHS CHICAGO, #1 ITUNES COMEDY ALBUM,
James Fritz's first album, "Deflated," debuted at #1 on the iTunes comedy charts. He was named "Best Stand-up" by the Chicago Reader and the Chicago Tribune calls his comedy "a seamless blend of humor, honesty and fearlessness." Some internet magazine compared him to Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash and George Jones once, but that's ridiculous. I mean, come on, those guys are legends. He has performed at the Chicago Just For Laughs festival and The Fest in Gainesville, among others. Originally from Kentucky, he did 12 years in Chicago and has recently moved to LA because that's the law. 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