The Resistance Comedy

Fundraiser for ACLU

The Resistance Comedy

Will Miles, Sarah Lazarus, Wanjiko Eke, Josh Johnson, host Mamoudou N'Diaye, host Yedoye Travis, Part of Brooklyn Comedy Festival

Fri · August 25, 2017

Doors: 9:15 pm / Show: 9:30 pm

$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show

This event is 21 and over

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

 

The Resistance Comedy
The Resistance Comedy
Resist. Laugh. Resist.

Comedy to benefit our common good, with alternating hosts and comics. Proceeds will be donated to the charity/NGO/non-profit of their choosing.
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.
Sarah Lazarus
Wanjiko Eke
(Laughing Skull Festival)
Josh Johnson
Josh Johnson
Josh Johnson, featured on Season 1 of Kevin Hart’s “Hart of the City” on Comedy Central, was named one of Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch” in 2015 and one of the Just For Laughs festival’s “New Faces” in 2016. He is a former writer/performer on The Toni
host Mamoudou N'Diaye
host Mamoudou N'Diaye
(MTV, Funny Or Die, Hashtag)
host Yedoye Travis
host Yedoye Travis
Yedoye Travis is a comedian and writer from Atlanta, now based in New York City. He can be seen on the upcoming fourth season of Coming to the Stage on Hulu.

Photo by Jesse Damiani
Part of Brooklyn Comedy Festival
Part of Brooklyn Comedy Festival
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/