Power Couple: The Unleashing

Power Couple: The Unleashing

Josh Sharp, Aaron Jackson, Joel Kim Booster, Sam Jay, Catherine Cohen, Henry Koperski, Matt Rogers, Sudi Green

Sun · November 19, 2017

Doors: 9:45 pm / Show: 10:00 pm

$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show

Tickets available at door.

This event is 21 and over

**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.

Power Couple: The Unleashing
Power Couple: The Unleashing
Power couple is a new web series created by Matt Rogers (Las Culturistas Podcast, Just for Laughs) and Sudi Green (Saturday Night Live) that takes a behind the scenes look at the hidden dynamics of history's most famous power-duos. Make history with our episode viewing party, featuring performances from the city's best comedians of today.
Josh Sharp
Josh Sharp
Josh Sharp is a stand up and sketch comedian who was included on Vulture's 2015 "Comics You Should Know" and was named a "Comic to Watch" by TimeOut NY. He was featured in NYCF's "Best of Sketch" in 2013, 2014 and 2015. You can see his lewdy crudey queer musical "Fucking Identical Twins" now running at the UCB Theatre, his experimental comedy show "Cool Shit/Weird Shit" on the 4th Friday of the month at UCB-East, his gay variety show "A Gay Show For All People" monthly at the Duplex, or you can just stay at home and watch TV on your computer like a loser. If that's your game, his web series, "How Shit Works", is soon to drop on IFC.com.
Aaron Jackson
Aaron Jackson
Aaron Jackson is an actor, writer and comedian based in New York. Currently at UCB, you can see Aaron in 'Fucking Identical Twins: A Musical,' which he co-wrote. He also performs improv every Saturday night with his team WHAT I DID FOR LOVE. Previous UCB credits include 'Erik Dies, You're Stupid and We Hate You,' a show he co-wrote and co-starred in, Harold Night (Sandino, Salmon Diane), Maude Night, Newsadoosies, the UCB Touring Company, and the now defunct, world-famous 3 For All competition, a show he proudly co-hosted with perennial favorites, Big Fat Fatties.
Joel Kim Booster
Joel Kim Booster
Joel Kim Booster is a Chicago bred, Brooklyn based comedian and writer. He cares deeply about cats, appointment television, various feuds and more! He has been featured on Conan, Logo, Comedy Central and he desperately wants you to like him.
Catherine Cohen
Catherine Cohen
Catherine Cohen is a comedian, actor, voiceover artist, and poet living in Brooklyn. She performs on a house team at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and hosts the monthly variety show It's A Guy Thing at Union Hall, which was listed as one of Paste Magazine’s “10 Best Alt Comedy Shows in New York City." Her work has been featured on Splitsider, The New Yorker, The Huffington Post, New York Mag's The Cut, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and The New York Comedy Festival. Follow her @catccohen for tweets and Instagram poetry.
Henry Koperski
Henry Koperski
Henry Koperski is a multi-instrumentalist from Grand Rapids, MI. Since 2011, he has now been regularly performing all over New York City as a saxophonist, pianist, singer and accordionist. His diverse abilities in each medium include: playing piano for musicals, piano bars, and cabarets, soloing on sax in R&B bands, and much more. He also receives work as a composer and writer. His favorite cereal is Waffle Crisp.
Matt Rogers
Matt Rogers
Matt Rogers is a comedian, writer, actor and host based in New York City. He is the host of the Las Culturistas podcast with Bowen Yang, which was recently named by Time Out New York and Esquireas one of the Best Podcasts of 2017. He was selected as one of Just For Laugh's New Faces for 2017 and a Comedy Central Comic to Watch for 2016. A veteran performer at the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theater, Matt can currently be seen on the cast of Characters Welcome and is also the host of the popular GAYme Show! at UCB East. He is the artistic director of the musical sketch comedy group Pop Roulette and will be featured in the upcoming Russell Simmons-produced Netflix film The After Party in 2018.
Sudi Green
Sudi Green
Sudi Green is a comedian, actress, and Emmy-nominated writer for Saturday Night Live. She has also written for the show Maya and Marty, MTV, and Refinery 29. She is a performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade theatre in New York where she co-hosts her monthly character variety show, Theme Party. Sudi performed in the Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal as part of their new faces, characters. Her work has been featured in Salon, New York Magazine, Nylon, The Advocate, Slate, and Jezebel. You can see her performing comedy throughout New York City.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/