Yardsale Comedy Night

Benefit for the Children's Health Fund

Yardsale Comedy Night

Annie Donley, Bardia Salimi, Mary Houlihan, Matt Barats, Steph Cook, Devin Bockrath, Wes Haney, Mitra Jouhari, Joey Dundale, Carmen Christopher, Anthony Oberbeck

Sat · December 30, 2017

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

$6 Advance / $8 Day of Show

This event is 21 and over

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

*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice.

Yardsale Comedy Night
Yardsale Comedy Night
Yardsale Comedy Night presents a curated hour of eclectic, comedic material: featuring character studies, scenes, songs and maybe even some audience interaction, all written by some of NY’s most accomplished comedians.
Annie Donley
Annie Donley
Annie Donley was born and raised in Houston (hey, Beyonce) and studied improv and sketch in Chicago in places like The Annoyance, and iO Chicago. She currently coaches and performs in NYC with Michael Jordan Steakhouse, The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour, and twice at Carnegie Hall (haters will say it's fake!).
Bardia Salimi
Bardia Salimi
Bardia is a comedian, writer and actor. He can next be seen opposite Ray Wise in the independent feature FOR ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY. Other credits include, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Search Party, JASH, Comedy Central, Above Average, MTV, Madam Secretary and more.
Mary Houlihan
Mary Houlihan
Mary Houlihan is a Brooklyn-based comedy writer, performer, artist, animator, and blonde woman. You might have seen or heard her on Difficult People, The Best Show With Tom Scharpling, or that one Martin Shkreli vid. Her writing, videos, and animation have appeared on Comedy Central, Adult Swim, Seriously.TV, and Reductress. She has been featured as a comedian to keep your li'l eyes on in Paste Magazine, TimeOut, Splitsider, Impose, and Bedford & Bowery. You can see her host the monthly shows Cartoon Monsoon, an episodic play with puppets 'n' stuff, and Future Forms, a stand-up/character/"???" showcase, both in Brooklyn.
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.
Steph Cook
Wes Haney
Wes Haney
Wes Haney is an actor, stand-up, improviser, and co-host of the stand-up show Hell House at Our Wicked Lady in Brooklyn, as well as the host of Singles Motel at The Annoyance. A frequent contributor to The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour, he is also a founding member of Chicago video group Sad On Vacation. Wes has been featured in Bob Odenkirk’s Gentlemen’s Club and Not Inappropriate Show, as David in Cowards – the 2014 NYTVF Best Comedy Pilot – and can be seen in Netflix’s The Characters.
Mitra Jouhari
Mitra Jouhari
Mitra Jouhari is a writer/comedian who lives in Brooklyn. Upcoming projects include an Adult Swim pilot called "Three Busy Debras" (which she co-wrote, co-starred, and co-produced with Sandy Honig and Alyssa Stonoha), writing for "High Maintenance" on HBO, and co-starring in the independent feature "F1", directed by Shahrzad Davani. She has written for "Miracle Workers" on TBS, "The President Show" on Comedy Central, and prior to that was a staffer at "Full Frontal w/ Samantha Bee" on TBS. TV/Film Credits include: "The Big Sick", "Broad City", "Friends From College", "Full Frontal", as well as videos for the New Yorker, IFC, Comedy Central, Above Average, Refinery29's RIOT, and more. Her writing has appeared in the LA Review of Books, American Bystander, McSweeney's, Reductress, Flaunt Magazine, Reality Beach, Splitsider, and Rookie. She co-hosts the monthly live show "It's a Guy Thing" at Union Hall. She is from Ohio which is why she is nice.
Joey Dundale
Joey Dundale
Joey Dundale is an Improv and Sketch performer who spent many years doing that type of stuff in Chicago, IL, where he performed at iO, The Annoyance, and The Upstairs Gallery to name a few. Now you can see him Co-Hosting $$$ at the UCB East, and at the Annoyance Theater NYC on his house team there, the Sketch show Sketchfrogs, and at The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour. He's kinda tall.
Carmen Christopher
Carmen Christopher
Carmen is a Brooklyn based comedian and Chicago native. He was named a 2017 Comedy Central Comic to Watch. His work can be seen on: Comedy Central (Sunset Peak), Late Night with Seth Meyers, Bleacher Report, MTV (Bugging Out), IFC, and more. He currently co-hosts The Juice at Union Pool and The Postmen at Cobra Club.

His series Little Banks on Wall Street can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/user/MrTheCarmen "kinetic comedy sequences worthy of Will Ferrell and Adam McKay." - Paste Magazine
Anthony Oberbeck
Anthony Oberbeck
Anthony Oberbeck is a comedian in New York. In Chicago he spent three years writing and performing in the Annoyance’s weekly sketch show, The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour. He was also a member of the critically-acclaimed sketch and video collective Kill All Comedy, and improvised on iO teams Hunter Family Crest, Stuntman CD-ROM, and Attica. In 2012 he was featured in the Just For Laughs showcase of solo performers, and in 2013 returned to JFL to perform a full sketch revue created by Kill All Comedy.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/