Serious Matters

Serious Matters

Christi Chiello, Brendan Fitzgibbons, Will Miles, Kevin McCaffrey, Brock Mahan, Josiah Madigan

Thu, March 2, 2017

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

Union Hall - Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY

$7.00

This event is 21 and over

** Please note this event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.

 

Serious Matters
Serious Matters
A data-driven comedy show determined to solve the world's issues one serious matter at a time.

Hosted by Kevin McCaffrey and featuring Josiah Madigan, Brock Mahan, and special guests.
Christi Chiello
Christi Chiello
Christi Chiello is a NYC based comic who made her Comedy Central debut this summer in Jeff Ross Presents ROAST BATTLE. She battles regularly at The Stand Comedy Club and was thrilled to take her roasting to the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Festival this past July. Christi's been featured in The Village Voice, Time Out NY, the Interrobang, the New York Comedy Festival, the Brooklyn Comedy Festival and the Women in Comedy Festival. For show dates and more info: christichiello.com.
Brendan Fitzgibbons
Brendan Fitzgibbons
Brendan Fitzgibbons is a comedian, actor and writer in New York City. Brendan is from Palatine, Illinois (where Spunky Dunkers Doughnuts are King) but began his comedy career in New York City.

He has performed all over the city including clubs such as Carolines on Broadway, Gotham Comedy Club, Stand-up New York, Laugh Lounge, Broadway Comedy Club and several other booked shows. Some of Brendan's favorite shows/rooms to perform at are TBD Bar in Brooklyn, the Living Room, Caffee Vivaldi, The Irish Exit, Bar 4, Ed Sullivan's on Acid at Freddy's Back Bar, Comic Strip Live. He currently produces and performs on the popular stand-up show at Lucky Jacks called "Gandhi, is that You?"
Will Miles
Will Miles
Will Miles is a comedian and a Chicago native. Having toured for years with names like Hannibal Buress, Eric Andre, and Jerrod Carmichael, he now co-hosts the popular weekly show at The Knitting Factory in New York and co-hosts the popular podcast "Hopefully We Don't Break Up with fellow comedian, Giulia Rozzi. He has been in Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and New York Comedy Festival, and his debut stand up comedy album is coming out in 2016 on the Comedy Dynamics label. Will has been in a couple of national commercials and played characters on truTV, Fusion, MTV, and other cable networks. He is currently working as a writer on season 2 of The Chris Gethard Show on Fusion. Photo by Mindy Tucker.
Kevin McCaffrey
Kevin McCaffrey
Kevin McCaffrey is a comedian/writer who can be seen weekly on truTV Presents: World's Dumbest and heard weekly as the host of College Stories with Kevin McCaffrey, a podcast where showbiz types share their craziest college stories. Kevin made his network TV standup debut on The Late Show with David Letterman in 2013. He's also been a talking head on Vh1's I Love the 2000s, History Channel's I Love the 1880s, and other, non-decade based programming. Kevin's writing credits include Vh1, National Lampoon, Fuse, and various celebrities who want something sort of funny to say at awards shows.
Brock Mahan
Brock Mahan
Brock Mahan is also an Emmy Award-winning writer/producer whose work has appeared on Comedy Central, Discovery, NatGeo, NPR, Vh1, and many other channels in the three-digit tier of your cable package. Additionally, he is the co-founder/publisher of Eel Fancy, a magazine for eels and eel enthusiasts. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and their three beautiful eels: Gaucho, Aja, and Pretzel Logic.
Josiah Madigan
Josiah Madigan
Josiah Madigan is an Emmy Award-winning writer/producer who's worked on a few different shows for NatGeo, MTV, ABC, etc. and writes regularly for NPR's Ask Me Another. He likes long walks and beaches, but not at the same time. I mean, where can you even walk to on a beach? You're trudging through sand, and eventually you just have to turn around and head back the way you came.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/