Ophira & Adira

Ophira & Adira

Ophira Eisenberg, Adira Amram & The Experience, Lucas Connolly, Janelle James, Matthew Holtzclaw

Thu · February 8, 2018

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

$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show

This event is 21 and over

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

Ophira & Adira
Ophira & Adira
OPHIRA & ADIRA
an awesome variety show with comedy, music, magic and more!
Ophira Eisenberg
Ophira Eisenberg
Ophira Eisenberg is a comedian, writer, and host of NPR’s hit trivia comedy show, Ask Me Another where she has interviewed and played silly games with the likes of Sir Patrick Stewart, Connie Britton, Weird Al, Josh Groban, George Takei, Ethan Hawke, Ellie Kemper, Lewis Black, Uzo Aruba and more. She has appeared on HBO’s Girls, Comedy Central & @midnight, The Late Late Show, The Today Show, and VH-1. Ophira's debut memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy was optioned for a feature film with Zucker Productions. She is also a regular host and teller with The Moth and released her second comedy album BANGS! on Comedy Dynamics.
Adira Amram & The Experience
Adira Amram & The Experience
Adira Amram has been performing her sly, sexy and subversive musical comedy all over NYC and beyond. In 2008 she realized that what she really needed was a backing band and dancers. Thus The Experience was born! Since then they have had the opportunity to perform with some of the greatest performers of all time! In 2009 they toured North America with Kid Koala's The Slew and in 2011 made their UK debut at the** Edinburgh International Fringe Festival** as the house band for Kristen Schaal and Kurt Braunohler's Hot Tub. While in Edinburgh they were invited to perform at the BBC Comedy Presents: Best of Festival Live Show Finale. In NYC they are the house band for Arden Myrin & Lisa Delarios' monthly comedy explosion, The Party Machine as well as the live late night talk show, Night of The Living with Kurt Braunohler. In 2011 they were named Best Musical Comedy Act at the ECNY Awards. In 2009 they released the album Hot Jams For Teens on North Street Records. Her music videos have been featured on the front page of Huffington Post Comedy, Funny or Die and ucbcomedy.com.
Lucas Connolly
Lucas Connolly
Lucas has been seen performing in Comedy Central's New York (2014 and 2013) and South Beach Comedy Festivals (2012 and online content), and won National Lampoons Joke Off (2011). He has been featured in a national commercial for Joe's Crab Shack and on the front page of Reddit countless times. He headlines New York Comedy Club, Greenwich Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, National Lampoons Underground, Fort Lauderdale Comedy Clubs and feature at all the south Florida Improvs. He also runs two very successful shows in New York City "Cranky Pants Comedy Hour" and "Guest Room," which have become staples in the New York comedy community.
Janelle James
Janelle James
Janelle James is a Caribbean-born comedian and writer living in New York. She has performed all over the country and in the best clubs, including the LAUGH FACTORY, GOTHAM, HELIUM and CAROLINE’S ON BROADWAY. She has also traveled extensively as the feature act with Hannibal Buress, Todd Barry, Rob Delaney and many others. Janelle can be seen on NBC SEESO'S NIGHT TRAIN WITH WYATT CENAC, @MIDNIGHT on COMEDY CENTRAL and UPROARIOUS ON FUSE (2016). She was included in the JUST FOR LAUGHS MONTREAL’S New Faces category for 2016, named one of the THE 50 MOST FUNNY PEOPLE IN BROOKLYN 2016 and has been featured for her outstanding performance ability in the THE NEW YORK TIMES, THE PORTLAND TRIBUTE and TIMEOUT MAGAZINE.
Matthew Holtzclaw
Matthew Holtzclaw
"...UNFORGETTABLE, AND UNLIKE ANYTHING ELSE ON TELEVISION." - ROLLING STONE

One of New York City’s most in-demand entertainers and consultants, Matthew Holtzclaw has been recognized as one of the top performers and technicians in the world of magic and special effects.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/