ACLU Benefit Show - Swipe Left

ACLU Benefit Show - Swipe Left

John Fugelsang, Frank Conniff, David Feldman, Aparna Nancherla, Jordan Carlos

Wed · December 28, 2016

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

$10 Advance / $12 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.

Swipe Left
Swipe Left
"Swipe Left" is a monthly comedy show featuring John Fugelsang, Frank Conniff and David Feldman. Expect sharp, acerbic, self-effacing and politically minded comedy that do not preach to the converted. Featuring special guests!
John Fugelsang
John Fugelsang
John Fugelsang is an actor, comedian, broadcaster and host of Tell Me Everything, weekdays on SiriusXM. He has hosted programs for Current TV, MSNBC, and PBS. He's been murdered on CSI, he interviewed two Beatles on separate continents in the same week, and famously once got Mitt Romney's advisor to call Governor Romney an "etch-a-sketch" on CNN.

He's performed at Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival, HBO’s U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, and in The Bill of Rights Concert alongside Lewis Black and Dick Gregory. His Film/TV credits include Price Check, Becker, Providence, The Coexist Comedy Tour, The Girl On The Train, and Maggie Black.

His mother is an ex-Nun and his father was a Franciscan Brother. Deal with that.
Frank Conniff
Frank Conniff
Frank Conniff is a comedy writer and performer who began his TV career writing for the Peabody award winning Comedy Central series Mystery Science Theater 3000, where he also played “TV’s Frank”, the bumbling yet lovable mad scientist sidekick. He then went on to be a writer, producer and actor on the ABC TV series Sabrina the Teenage Witch and he was a writer and producer on The Drew Carey Show on ABC, The New Tom Green Show on MTV, and the satirical series O2BE on the Oxygen Network, where he was also a cast member. He was head writer of the animated Nickelodeon series Invader Zim, and also was a writer and producer for the Air America Radio network, where he provided material for on-air personalities Rachel Maddow, Marc Maron, Lizz Winstead, Al Franken, Janeane Garofalo, and Randi Rhodes. He was a writer and performer on Viewpoint with John Fugelsang on Current TV, and on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell on the FXX network, and he also writes and performs on The Jimmy Dore Show and appears regularly on Tell Me Everything with John Fugelsang on the SiriusXM Insight channel. He is the writer and star of a live stage show, Cartoon Dump, and he writes, produces and directs original musical comedy radio plays for his podcast, Podhouse 90. He is currently touring the country with Trace Beaulieu in a live movie-riffing show, The Mads.
David Feldman
(Triumph's Election Special 2016)
Aparna Nancherla
Aparna Nancherla
Aparna Nancherla is by and large a comedian, or by and small rather. She has written for Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Late Night with Seth Meyers. You may have caught her standup on Conan and the Comedy Central Half Hour, her face on Master of None and Crashing, and her voice on Bojack Horseman. She was recently named one of Rolling Stone's "50 Funniest People Right Now" and you can see her in 2018 on the upcoming show Corporate on Comedy Central and the new season of Netflix's The Standups.
Jordan Carlos
Jordan Carlos
Jordan Carlos most recently served as a writer and on-air contributor for Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE. He is well known for his hilarious commentary on various MTV and MTV2 series, including; GUY CODE, GIRL CODE, GUY COURT, CHARLAMAGNE & FRIENDS and AIN'T THAT AMERICA. Additionally, Jordan can be seen dispensing his comedic wit on VH-1's I LOVE THE 2000's and the popular Yahoo digital series, MANSOME.

Jordan's other TV credits include Comedy Centrals' BROAD CITY, THE COLBERT REPORT and MICHAEL AND MICHAEL HAVE ISSUES, Showtimes' THE AFFAIR and NURSE JACKIE, HBO’s GIRLS, NBC’s MERCY, ABC’s UGLY BETTY and Adult Swim's THE ERIC ANDRE SHOW. In addition, he was a series regular on the MTV series, I JUST WANT MY PANTS BACK and the ESPN scripted comedy series, MAYNE STREET opposite Kenny Mayne, Aubrey Plaza and Ben Schwartz.

He can be seen in the feature films; SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE opposite Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie, Noah Baumbach's upcoming YEH DIN KAH KISSA opposite Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler, Gillian Robespierre's LANDLINE, and ABOUT RAY opposite Naomi Watts.

Jordan lives in Brooklyn, New York and continues to perform his insightful and hilarious stand-up comedy in venues around the country.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/