First Set, hosted by Giulia Rozzi

First Set, hosted by Giulia Rozzi

Chris Gethard, Jim Tews, Robert Dean, Dava Krause, Giulia Rozzi

Wed · May 24, 2017

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

$7.00

Tickets at the Door

This event is 21 and over

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

First Set, hosted by Giulia Rozzi
First Set, hosted by Giulia Rozzi
Comedians are interviewed as they share rare and embarrassing footage of one of their first sets. Don't worry, they'll perform current material, too.
Chris Gethard
Chris Gethard
You may know Chris from his cult hit talk show "The Chris Gethard Show", or his new HBO show "Career Suicide," or as Ilana's boss Todd on "Broad City," or from his recent appearance in the critically praised "12 Angry Men Inside Amy Schumer" episode of Amy Schumer's show on Comedy Central. He's been heard a couple times on This American Life and was once named one of Variety's Ten Comics to Watch.
Jim Tews
Jim Tews
Comedian and writer Jim Tews has had an eventful 2014, he made his stand-up television debut on Last Comic Standing and was featured in an episode of Louie. Previously he was one of 2011’s New Faces at Just For Laughs Montreal and has performed in the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival, as well as SF Sketchfest.

He recently created/ co-wrote and starred in The Undone Sweaters web series about a sociophobic Weezer cover band, which was featured on Funny or Die and Nerdist.com. He also created the HBO Labs’ web series The Opener and recently directed a feature length documentary about Cleveland’s independent comedy scene called Make Fun.

He has yet to completely accept his parents’ divorce.
Robert Dean
Robert Dean
(Comedy Central's "Comics to Watch" and AXS TV's "Gotham Comedy Live")

Originally from Connecticut, Dean has been living and performing comedy in NY for over six years. He recently headlined Caroline’s on Broadway as part of their Breakout Comedy Artist Series, was a finalist in the NY's Funniest Competition, and a Regional Finalist in Comedy Central's Up Next. Dean has been featured at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival and in Time Out NY and performs nightly at the best venues in New York and around the country. Dean made his Television debut as Sexy Abraham Lincoln Lobster Man on Comedy Central’s Half Hour with Nick Vatterott. Robert Dean produces a popular weekly stand-up show in Brooklyn, a podcast titled What About What About Bob?, and does a decent Alan Alda impression.

He is my favorite comedian of all time. -Alan Alda
Dava Krause
Dava Krause
Comedian. Chihuahua mother. Also human mother. I tweet about #momshit @preggoparkslope Check out my #Bachelorinparadise podcast The Fantasy Suite. Link below.
Giulia Rozzi
Giulia Rozzi
Giulia Rozzi is a comedian, writer and actress that's been seen on Chelsea Lately, Comedy Central, The Jim Gaffigan Show, TruTV, Lifetime and Vh1. She's a MothGrand Champion, a TEDx speaker, and the co-host/creator of Stripped Stories. Check out her web series Seeing Other People and her podcast Hopefully We Don't Break Up. More at giuliarozzi.com

Photo: Francine Daveta
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/