EMCF 2017: Yikes! Most of These Comedians Were Born After Police Academy 2 Was in Theaters
Phoebe Angle, Joel Kim Booster, Claudia Cogan, Cole Escola, Sarah Lazarus, Casey James Salengo, and more!
Sat · September 16, 2017
Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm
This event is 21 and over
**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.
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Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival 2017
Founded in 2008 by Julie Smith Clem and Eugene Mirman, The Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival is the world’s first sincere-and-ironic comedy festival that celebrates a close-knit comedy community, while making fun of the trappings of mainstream festival programming.
Joel Kim Booster
Joel Kim Booster is a Chicago bred, Brooklyn based comedian and writer. He cares deeply about cats, appointment television, various feuds and more! He has been featured on Conan, Logo, Comedy Central and he desperately wants you to like him.
Claudia Cogan is a comic on the rise. She's been on Last Comic Standing 7 as a semi-finalist, been nominated three times for an Excellence in Comedy in New York (ECNY) award and won the first ever Time Out New York Joke of the Year nod. Claudia is an alum of UCB Theater improv school and played on several house teams. She has performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival and at clubs and colleges around the country.
Cole Escola is a comedian, actor, and writer. One of the 2014 OUT 100 and Time Out New York's Top Ten Downtown Cabaret Performers. He plays Matthew on Hulu's "Difficult People" and is the co-creator, writer, and star of the lo-fi cult-hit TV show "Jeffery & Cole Casserole." Other TV appearances include "Nurse Jackie," "Law & Order," and "Smash." Originated the role of Bridget Everett's fetus in "Rock Bottom" for The Public Theater in a performance Variety referred to as "heroic." An alum of the 2015 CBS Diversity Showcase. His monthly solo sketch comedy show, "The First Gay President," has sold out every performance and generated buzz and praise from the likes of PAPER Magazine and Lena Dunham. See the show in New York City on the last Saturday of every month or one night only in L.A. on March 30th.
Casey James Salengo
Casey James Salengo is an NYC based comedian from the mountains of Vermont. He's performed in the Riptide Comedy Festival and the Brooklyn Comedy Festival. He's usually very polite.