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, Julio Torres, John Reynolds, Tallie Medel, Matt Barats, Sarah Smallwood Parsons

Fri · June 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.
Julio Torres
Julio Torres
Julio Torres is a Brooklyn-based comedian who moved to NYC from El Salvador to
study literature at the New School. In 2013, Julio was a finalist in the NBC Stand-Up for
Diversity showcase, then was named one of Comedy Central’s 2014 Comics to Watch.
Last summer, Julio was named one of the New Faces in the 2015 Montreal Just for
Laughs Comedy Festival. Julio has developed original content with Fred Armisen and
Horatio Sanz for Broadway Video’s Mas Mejor network, with his series DIEGO +
VALENTINA now up. Julio is currently a staff writer on the 42nd season of SATURDAY
NIGHT LIVE after his Emmy nominated guest writing stint in season 41, previously
writing for THE CHRIS GETHARD SHOW and BILLY ON THE STREET within the year
as well. In 2016, Julio was honored as one of OUT Magazine's OUT 100. Julio can also
be seen on Louis CK’s HORACE & PETE as well as HIGH MAINTENANCE on HBO.
John Reynolds
John Reynolds
John Reynolds is New York based comedian from Chicago, IL. He has performed at and with The Second City Touring Company, IO Chicago, Annoyance Theatre, UCB NY, and in the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. John can be seen in the upcoming TBS series Search Party and Netflix's Stranger Things and The Characters.
Tallie Medel
Tallie Medel
Tallie Medel is an actor, dancer and comedian based out of New York City best known for her work in independent film. She is a co-founder of dance-comedy trio Cocoon Central Dance Team alongside Sunita Mani and Eleanore Pienta.
Matt Barats
Matt Barats
Matt Barats is an NYC comedian via Chicago, and was part of the 2015 New Faces at Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. Matt is a long-time cast member of The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour, co-creator of the play Sadie Hawkins Day (JFL, SF Sketchfest), and has contributed for The Onion and The New Yorker -- TV credits include HBO’s High Maintenance, Late Night w/ Seth Meyers, and The Last O.G. on TBS. Matt is a 3-time US Air Guitar national finalist and was once fired from the Blue Man Group. Matt is from Idaho.
Sarah Smallwood Parsons
Sarah Smallwood Parsons
Sarah Smallwood Parsons is currently co-starring in the TV show Terms of Service, the murder-mystery comedy Deathbird Presents Hint at UCB Theater, and the live sketch comedy show Boogiemanja at PITLoft NYC. Her web-videos have been featured on FunnyOrDie and Mashable.com.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/