Summer Fling

Summer Fling

Aparna Nancherla, Griffin Newman, Dan Licata, Brett Davis, Lacey Jeka, Kristen Buckels

Thu · August 25, 2016

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 9:30 pm

$10

This event is 21 and over

**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.

Summer Fling
Summer Fling
Lacey and Buckels have returned to Union Hall in Summer Fling to find love... again. They really think it's gonna work this time.
Aparna Nancherla
Aparna Nancherla
Aparna Nancherla is by and large a comedian, or by and small rather. She has written for Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Late Night with Seth Meyers. You may have caught her standup on Conan and the Comedy Central Half Hour, her face on Master of None and Crashing, and her voice on Bojack Horseman. She was recently named one of Rolling Stone's "50 Funniest People Right Now" and you can see her in 2018 on the upcoming show Corporate on Comedy Central and the new season of Netflix's The Standups.
Griffin Newman
Griffin Newman
Griffin Newman is a New York-based actor, comedian, writer, and power forward specializing in rebounds.

In 2013 he was selected as one of the "New Faces of Comedy" at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. He currently performs with the sketch comedy group NIPSEY at The Upright Citizen's Brigade Theater, and co-hosts the podcast Blank Check with Griffin and David. He appeared as a recurring cast member on HBO's VINYL, USA's Political Animals, Colin Quinn's Cop Show, and as the 'Resident Entertainment Correspondent' on MTV's Nikki and Sara LIVE. All of those shows were quickly cancelled. He has appeared in the movies such as SXSW Grand Jury Prize winner Fort Tilden, Ivan Reitman's Draft Day, and Kelly Reichardt's Night Moves.

He can be seen in the TBS series Search Party, and starring as 'Arthur' on Amazon's reboot of The Tick alongside Peter Serafinowicz.
Dan Licata
Dan Licata
Dan Licata is a NYC-based comedian and one of the co-hosts of Dan + Joe + Charles Show. He is one of the writers of Joe Pera Talks With You on Adult Swim, and previously co-wrote Joe Pera Helps You Find the Perfect Christmas Tree. He’s made appearances on Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Chris Gethard Show, and has made several videos for JASH. He is currently working to achieve his high school diploma.
Brett Davis
Brett Davis
Brett Davis performs comedy under the guises of his many twisted characters on stage and on his weekly, live late night variety television show The Special Without Brett Davis airing online worldwide. He was recently profiled by The New York Times, was the most recent winner of The Andy Kaufman Award, and he was named a "Comic to Watch" by Comedy Central. He also is the increasingly disturbed host of The Podcast For Laundry where he portrays a laundry obsessive who "forces guests to sit through the truest ramblings of a madman." He wrote, produced and starred in IFC's Boy Band, Comedy Central's Autumn With Dracula, The Chris Gethard Show, Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Jon Glaser Loves Gear, Animals, Our Cartoon President, Comedy Central, Adult Swim, MTV and the film Clara's Ghost (Sundance).
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka (The Chris Gethard Show, Reductress, The Annoyance) has just come off a run of "Tween Twin Detectives". She has been on TV in nothing you have seen. You can catch her performing in tiny basements around the city and using fitting rooms to just sit for a little on her phone and look at herself in the mirror for a few minutes. Lacey is a known witch.
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels is comedian, writer and producer based in Brooklyn. She is the co-creator with Lacey Jeka of the web series Between Two Bushes that launches this summer. Kristen has most recently produced work for Chris Gethard, Colin Quinn, Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Hasan Minhaj, Neal Brennan and Mike Birbiglia in live theater and television. You can find her doing stand up throughout the city or making pros/cons lists over daily tasks at your local coffee shop. Photo cred. David Bluvband
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/