Literati: A Comedy Show About the Greatest American Novels Never Written

Literati: A Comedy Show About the Greatest American Novels Never Written

Colin O’Brien, Michael Wolf, Dan Wilbur, Glenn Boozan, Taylor Moore, Mark Vigeant, Sam Reece, Ikechukwu Ufomadu

Thu · March 24, 2016

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

$6 Advance / $8 Day of Show

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.

Literati (Michael Wolf & Colin O'Brien)
Colin O’Brien
Colin O’Brien
Colin O'Brien is a writer/performer/producer living in Brooklyn, NY. In 2016 he was selected as one of the "New Faces of Comedy" at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. He can currently be seen performing bi-monthly at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre Chelsea with his high-octane sketch comedy troupe O.S.F.U.G: The Fast Fuckin' Sketch Show. He can also be seen performing around NYC as part of the musical comedy duo Nancy whose show Home Is Where The Songs Is enjoyed a 7 month run at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre Chlesea in 2015. His work can be found on the Internet at ColinOBrienComedy.com
Michael Wolf
Michael Wolf
Michael Wolf is a writer, director and comedian living in Brooklyn. You can see his original sketch series' Someone's In Here and UpNext on Comedy Central. He hosts the monthly show Literati at Caveat and OSFUG's Fast Fuckin' Comedy Show at the Knitting Factory. He is somehow both nice and stupid.
Dan Wilbur
Dan Wilbur
Dan Wilbur is a comedian in NYC. He's written for College Humor, McSweeney’s, The Onion News Network on IFC, Someecards (where I was the Ecards Editor for over a year), TL;DR Wikipedia, Reader’s Digest, and a couple web series you’ve never heard of. He was also an “Adjunct Scholar” for Lapham’s Quarterly, created the Better Book Titles blog and wrote my own humor book for Penguin in 2012 called How Not to Read: Harnessing the Power of a Literature-Free Life. You can read some of my writing right here. He co-host a weekly stand-up show at UCB East Village called Lasers in the Jungle every Thursday night at 7:30 PM and his stand-up has been featured in the Boston Comedy Festival, the Cleveland Comedy Festival, Out of Bounds Comedy Festival, Cape Fear Comedy Festival, and the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival.
Glenn Boozan
Glenn Boozan
Glenn Boozan is the only comedian in New York City. She is SO EXCITED to be writing & performing at UCB. Glenn loves improv, sketch comedy, graphic design, and does not care how you pronounce her last name.
Taylor Moore
Taylor Moore
Taylor Moore is a writer and performer for the audio-sketch wonderland of Left Handed Radio and a recurring cast member for Cool Show 4 Teen Girlz at UCBNY. Taylor has also appeared online as the co-writer and star of the FearFacers web-series and the creator and voice of the cult-hit Annoying Eagles videos. In fifth grade he asked for a suede leather jacket and a ladder for Christmas. He received both.
Mark Vigeant
Mark Vigeant
Mark Vigeant is a comedian based in New York City. He is a member of the high-octane sketch comedy powerhouse OSFUG, which has been selling out shows each month at the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theatre East Village for over two years. He is also a member of The Trumpet Boys, which currently has a run of their musical sketch comedy show called "An Evening With The Trumpet Boys" at the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theatre Chelsea. Mark performs stand-up throughout the city as well, and hosts the monthly stand up show, "The Loud Boys Show" at Pianos on the Lower East Side.
Sam Reece
Sam Reece
Sam Reece is a comedian, writer, and performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York City. Her work has been featured on Splitsider, Funny or Die, Mashable, MyDamnChannel, CBC Punchline and more! She is one half of critically acclaimed sketch duo Girls with Brown Hair and is a member of OSFUG: The Fast Fuckin' Sketch Show which performs monthly at UCB Theatre East.
Ikechukwu Ufomadu
Ikechukwu Ufomadu
Ikechukwu Ufomadu is an actor, comedian and entertainer, named 1 of 5 "Comics to Watch in 2018" by Time Out New York. He is creator and host to a number of original, live shows including: his evening of talk-show entertainment Ike at Night (The Public Theater, Bushwick Starr, JACK); his night of comedy and music Nightcap | by Ike (Joe's Pub at The Public); his one-man variety hour Ike Night (Ars Nova, San Francisco Sketchfest); his Christmas show Ike for the Holidays (Joe's Pub at The Public); and more. His short-form series Words with Ike has aired on VICE and IFC. He has performed stand-up at venues including Union Hall and UCB in New York, and The Kennedy Center in Washington DC.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/