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Geeking Out: with Chris Distefano, Ophira Eisenberg, Cammi Climaco & Giulia Rozzi
Sep 3, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm| $8
Geeking Out is a comedy & storytelling show that brings crazy-talented performers together for a night of shameless nerding out on the bands they love, the celebrities they obsess over and the video games that nearly wore their thumbs to stumps (and that’s just the tip of the fanatical iceberg).
Join us for a night of true tales, stand-up and PowerPoint presentations that embrace the undying enthusiasm and unchallengeable knowledge of a SUPERFAN!
SEPTEMBER’S MEGA LINE-UP INCLUDES:
** CHRIS DISTEFANO **
You can catch Chris all over MTV where he’s a cast member on MTV2s hit show “GuyCode”, and a featured performer on MTVs “Failosiphy” as well as “Money From Strangers”. Chris was selected as a participant in the 2012 New York Comedy Festival where he was a finalist in “New York’s Funniest” and one of Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch”. Chris has opened up for comedy legends such as Richard Lewis, Gilbert Gottfried, and Artie Lange. Chris can be heard on various Sirius XM radio comedy programs and his left elbow was featured on a National Subway Commercial.
** OPHIRA EISENBERG**
Ophira Eisenberg is the host of NPR’s and WNYC’s new weekly trivia, puzzle, and game show Ask Me Another. She has appeared on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy Central, VH-1, The Today Show, TV Guide Channel’s Standup In Stilettos, Fox, E! Channel, CNN, Oxygen Network, and the AXS Network. Her debut memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy (Seal Press, April 2nd, 2013) is now available, and was recently optioned by Zucker Productions for a feature film.
** CAMMI CLIMACO**
Cammi Climaco is a visual artist, storyteller and the co-host of the storytelling variety show Ask Me Stories. She’s performed on Risk! How I Learned and Soundtrack Series. She loves cowboys, nice socks and soft lettuces. Ask Me has a podcast on itunes.
Giulia Rozzi is a comedian, actress and writer who can regularly be seen on Vh1’sThe Greatest and has appeared on MTV, TLC, Playboy TV and CNN. She’s written for the MTV series Girl Code and Silent Library and has contributed to Glamour, BUST, xoJane, Playgirl, Hello Giggles and more. She’s been named a “funny woman to follow on Twitter” by The Huffington Post, one of the “15 female comics you should be laughing at” by The Frisky, and a Moth GrandSLAM champion. She is the co-host of Stripped Stories, Dive Comedy and is currently performing her solo show Bad Bride at the UCB Theatre. More at giuliarozzi.com
**DAVID CRABB** (guest co-host!)
David Crabb is a performer, writer, comedian and storyteller in New York City. He is a Moth Story Slam host and the co-creator/producer of the live storytelling series ASK ME. He most recently performed in Axis Theatre Company’s Drama Desk-nominated “Last Man Club.” David has been a member of NYC’s Axis Company Theatre since 2003, developing original material in New York, Paris and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland. His one-person show “Bad Kid” was met with critical acclaim and named a New York Times Critics’ Pick. He is currently writing the memoir due for release next year.
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