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Aug 11, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

| $15
45-elg

Comics are given outrageous, never-before-seen topics in the moment, and perform as if it was the material they meant to do. Both the comic and the audience see the topics for the first time on the onstage screen and thus begins the most exciting, edge-of-your seat stand-up show.

Set List: Stand-Up Without A Net aired as a TV series on Sky Atlantic in the UK and on ABC2 in Australia. The show tours festivals worldwide, including Edinburgh, Melbourne, New York, Montreal, Austria, and Ireland.

Ben Bailey
Before he got behind the wheel of The Cash Cab -Ben Bailey began his career as a Stand Up comedian… as a young man Bailey left his home in a small town in New Jersey and headed to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of a career in show business…just a few weeks later he found himself onstage at The Comedy Store on the Sunset Strip and knew right away that he had found his calling… he soon after returned to the East Coast and quickly became a crowd favorite at the clubs in New York City. He has since performed at all the major festivals including Montreal and Chicago(Just For Laughs), the (hallowed &former) Aspen Comedy Arts Festival, The Edinborough Fringe Festival, and at clubs and Theaters around the world. He has starred in 2 specials for Comedy Central, his most recent- “Road Rage and Accidental Ornithology” has been a huge hit on Netflix for the last few Years. (there is a new special due out in the Spring). By the summer of 2005 Bailey had appeared in Several Commercials, on FOX’s “Mad TV” become a regular on “Tough Crowd w/ Colin Quinn” recorded his 1st special for Comedy Central, and made stand up appearances on HBO, NBC, “Star Search” “Last Call w/Carson Daly” and “The Late Show” It seemed that Bailey’s star was on the rise… and then along came “Cash Cab.” Ben drove the Smash Hit series (still on in Syndication around the world) for over 400 episodes, he and the show won 6 Daytime Emmy Awards, Bailey has appeared on “”The Tonight Show”, “The Today Show”, “The Oprah Winfrey Show”, “Rachel Ray” and virtually every major morning show(TV&radio) in the country… He has gone on to host Several other TV shows including “Who’s Still Standing” for NBC, “Best in The Business” and “After the Catch” for Discovery as well as several Pilots… He has appeared in numerous other TV shows – “30 Rock” “Parenthood” “Law and Order”, “Hope & Faith”, “The Knights of Prosperity”, “One life to Live”… as well as several films- “Bad Parents”, “Don’t Shoot the Pharmacist”, “Bad Meat”… Bailey can currently be seen hosting segments on NatGeo’s “Brain Games” and has a new show in the works with A&E as well as commercial campaigns for DTE Energy, Nature Valley nut bars, and Aldi Supermarkets. Bailey tours as a national headliner, you can see him live at a Theater or Comedy Club in your area and in his latest Stand Up Special in 2015.
Myq Kaplan
Myq Kaplan is a comedian named Myq Kaplan (pronounced “Mike”). He is a 2010 Last Comic Standing Finalist and has appeared on the Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien, the Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy Central Presents, and all the other places he’s been. You can listen to Myq’s podcast, Hang Out With Me, on the Keith and The Girl network. His debut CD, Vegan Mind Meld, was one of iTunes’ top ten best-selling comedy albums in 2010, followed by Meat Robot in 2013 and his one-hour Netflix special Small Dork and Handsome in 2014. The Comedians magazine calls him “a comedy machine, in the best possible way. the way that some machines vend soda or prevent other machines from killing future revolutionaries – that’s how Myq Kaplan does comedy: relentlessly, methodically, unblinkingly.”
Nick Vatterott
In 2010 The Hollywood Reporter named Nick Vatterott one of the “break-outs” at Montreal’s Just for Laughs Comedy Festival. Since then he has performed on Conan, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and has a half hour special on Comedy Central. Nick was also a producer/writer/performer on Comedy Central’s stand-up sketch hybrid show Mash-Up. Nick has toured with Chicago’s storied Second City and his sketch group ‘Heavyweight’ has performed at Second City’s Unhinged and the Toronto Just for Laughs Festival. He was the recipient of the prestigious Andy Kaufman Award in 2011 and before heading off to NYC, Chicago Magazine listed Nick as “The Funniest Man in Chicago.”
Nick Turner
Nick Turner is New York based writer and stand up comedian who made his television debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and was named a “New Face” at the 2011 Montreal Comedy Festival. Since then he has appeared on John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show, Vh1’s Best Week Ever, and recently created, wrote, and started in a pilot for Comedy Central called Crazy House.
Kurt Metzger
Kurt Metzger is an American comedian, actor and writer. Metzger’s stand-up act was featured on Comedy Central Presents in 2009, and his hour-long stage act titled “Kurt Metzger Talks to Young People About Sex” was released digitally on Comedy Central Records in 2011. He provides the voice of Randall Skeffington in Comedy Central’s animated series Ugly Americans. He has also written for television programs such as Chappelle’s Show and the Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen.

Details

Date:
Aug 11, 2015
Time:
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Website:
https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/906773?_ga=1.22145272.2127877122.1437932959

Venue

Union Hall
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY , NY 11215 United States
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Phone:
718-344-8962