Battle of the Divas: Taylor Swift vs Katy Perry

Part of the New York Comedy Festival

Battle of the Divas: Taylor Swift vs Katy Perry

Matteo Lane, Christi Chiello, Molly Austin, Marie Faustin, Evan Williams, Elizabeth James, Shuga Cain, Part of the New York Comedy Festival

Tue · November 7, 2017

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

Battle of the Divas
Battle of the Divas
It’s the Battle of the Divas at the 2017 NYCF. This long running Brooklyn show pits two of the greatest divas against each other to settle it once and for all. Hosted by Matteo Lane (Seth Meyers) and Christi Chiello (JFL), Battle of the Divas: NYCF edition pits Taylor Swift vs Katy Perry, with Taylor repped by comedian Marie Faustin and Katy repped by comedian Evan Williams. Show will feature drag performances by Elizabeth James & Shuga Cain and "DJ" Molly Austin.
Matteo Lane
Matteo Lane
Matteo Lane is a New York-based comedian, originally from Chicago.  Matteo is in the new Comedy Central series THE COMEDY JAM, and also recently performed on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS and Comedy Central’s ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE PARTY.  He can also be seen on MTV’s GIRL CODE and MTV2’s GUY CODE, and the IFC holiday special AT JOE’S PUB alongside Tony Hale and the Dap Kings.  Matteo is also currently developing an IFC digital series that he will both write and star in, and an animated project with Titmouse.  In 2014, Matteo was selected to be a New Face at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal.  Before starting stand up, Matteo lived in Italy as an oil painter and opera singer.
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.
Molly Austin
Molly Austin
Molly Austin is a stand up comic in nyc. She has been featured on Tru tv's Late Night Snack as part of her comedy duo Austin Martinez Comedy. She and Christi are bffs and she doesn't really like it when people sneeze.
Marie Faustin
Marie Faustin
Marie is a stand-up comedian who likes talking to strangers & talking selfies in public. She hosts a monthly show called The Warm Up at Karma Lounge, has commitment issues and has been called the perfect mix of Chelsea Handler & Kevin Hart. Her YouTube vlog has over half a million views and can be seen at www.youtube.com/user/MsReeezy.
Evan Williams
Evan Williams
Evan Williams is a New York City based comedian who got his start in North Carolina, moving to New York City in 2012. He’s since been named one of Complex’s ‘Top Ten Comics Under 30’ of 2014, one of Addiction.com’s ‘5 Sober Comics You Should Know’ of 2015, Time Out NY’s Joke of the Week on April 2nd of 2015, and recently headlined Carolines On Broadway as part of their Breakout Artist Series.
Elizabeth James
Part of the New York Comedy Festival
Part of the New York Comedy Festival
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Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/