Summer Fling

Summer Fling

Colin Quinn, Jo Firestone, Will Miles, Julio Torres, Kristen Buckels, Lacey Jeka

Thu · June 30, 2016

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 9:30 pm

$10

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.

Summer Fling
Summer Fling
Lacey and Buckels have returned to Union Hall in Summer Fling to find love... again. They really think it's gonna work this time.
Colin Quinn
Colin Quinn
Comedian, writer and performer Colin Quinn made his television debut co hosting MTV's Remote Control, was in SNL for five seasons and starred on Comedy Central's Tough Crowd With Colin Quinn. In addition to his television and HBO work (including "Girls"), he appeared in many films, including A Night at the Roxbury, Comedian, Adam Sandler's Grown Ups and this year's summer comedy hit Trainwreck. His first one man show, Sanctifying Grace was later produced as Colin Quinn - An Irish Wake and he also starred in the Jerry Seinfeld directed Broadway hit 'Colin Quinn: Long Story Short.' The Brooklyn native's current one man show is based on experiences chronicled in 'The Coloring Book: A Comedian Solves Race Relations in America.'
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone is a Brooklyn-based comedian whose work can be seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Joe Pera Talks With You, The Chris Gethard Show, and heard on Earwolf and WFMU. Her half hour special aired on Comedy Central in 2016, and her album, "The Hits" is available now on Comedy Central Records. If you like puns, check out her game, Punderdome: A Card Game for Pun Lovers.
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.
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.
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels is comedian, writer and producer based in Brooklyn. She is the co-creator with Lacey Jeka of the web series Between Two Bushes that launches this summer. Kristen has most recently produced work for Chris Gethard, Colin Quinn, Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Hasan Minhaj, Neal Brennan and Mike Birbiglia in live theater and television. You can find her doing stand up throughout the city or making pros/cons lists over daily tasks at your local coffee shop. Photo cred. David Bluvband
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka (The Chris Gethard Show, Reductress, The Annoyance) has just come off a run of "Tween Twin Detectives". She has been on TV in nothing you have seen. You can catch her performing in tiny basements around the city and using fitting rooms to just sit for a little on her phone and look at herself in the mirror for a few minutes. Lacey is a known witch.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/