Thug Passion Presents: Belly

Thug Passion Presents: Belly

Shalewa Sharpe, Courtney Fearrington, Nore Davis, Sam Jay, Chris Daniels, Noah Gardenswartz, Chanel Ali, Mike Brown

Sun · January 14, 2018

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

*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice

 

Thug Passion Presents
Thug Passion Presents
Thug Passion Presents is an interactive celebration of classic Black movies through commentary, music, movie clips, and live table reads by hilarious comedians from all over the country. Each show has is a fun combination of belly laughs, crowd participation, and even dancing.
Shalewa Sharpe
Shalewa Sharpe
Shalewa Sharpe is a comic in New York City. Originally from Atlanta, she has performed at The Star Bar, The Laughing Skull, The Atlanta Improv, The Creek & The Cave, and The Knitting Factory. Sharpe is the co-host of Thug Passion Presents, a live show where comedians perform table reads of classic black movies.
Courtney Fearrington
Courtney Fearrington
Courtney Fearrington is a New York based comedian that has already shown he has the ability to make any group of people laugh. His style of comedy crosses boundaries and touches on a variety of topics. Courtney has quickly become a fixture on the comedy scene with his likable personality and quick wit. He has been featured at comedy clubs and festivals all over the country, including the Bentzen Ball festival. Along with touring, he has been heard on Sirius XM, syndicated radio, and has worked with comics from HBO, The Daily Show, Comedy Central, MTV, SNL, and many more.
Nore Davis
Nore Davis
NORE DAVIS, the young refreshing face of comedy, delivers an energetic performance filled with witty quips and sharp punch lines, combined with an amazing stage presence. Edgy and clean, NORE tells it like it is, speaking to audiences everywhere. NORE is a comedian for the masses, relating to everyone from teens to the mature adult, delivering original content, and leaving no topic unturned. From relationships to family, race, and politics, NORE brings a comedic talent that has been refined in front of countless audiences on the world's biggest stages.

NORE’s credits include Kevin Can Wait CBS, Boardwalk Empire, Luke Cage, Inside Amy Schumer, Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, Ours to Own Campaign on www.Upworthy.com, two appearances on Gotham Comedy Live, nickmom Night Out, and The Ruckus. Time Out NY named Nore one of the Top 10 Comics to Watch at the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal. Other festival appearances include Bridgetown and Chicago Comedy Festivals. His first CD Home Game was released on Black Friday 2014, on RoofTopComedy to rave reviews, with sales still climbing. His second CD Away Game on Comedy Dynamics is doing just as well. NORE is always perfecting his act. Look out for this rising star, as he reinvents comedy one laugh at a time.
Sam Jay
Sam Jay
Sam Jay is a stand-up comedian and current writer for Saturday Night Live. She has performed stand-up on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, Viceland’s Flophouse and her own Comedy Central half hour special.

Sam has appeared on the TV shows Take My Wife, Nobodies, and Party Legends, as well as popular podcasts including Getting Doug with High, Put Your Hands Together, Homophilia, and many more. She was also the host of Adult Swim’s Ricking Morty, the official Rick and Morty after-show.
Chris Daniels
Chris Daniels
Comedian and host of the podcast The Book of Ye who has performed in the Detroit Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and Gilda's Laughfest
Noah Gardenswartz
Noah Gardenswartz
Always relaxed on stage with a wide range of material and a unique perspective on life, Noah Gardenswartz is a comedian you should know about.

Noah was born and raised in Denver, but cut his comedy teeth in the diverse rooms of Atlanta. Currently living in Brooklyn, Gardenswartz’s well-crafted mix of jokes, observations, and personal stories have made him a New York City favorite, and a nationally booked up-and-comer.

In 2016, Noah had his own half hour special on Comedy Central, and also released his debut comedy album, “Blunt,” on Comedy Central Records. He has appeared on Conan, Comedy Central’s “Adam Devine’s House Party,” and in 2015 he was a semi-finalist on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.”

He has written for truTV’s “Comedy Knockout,” and also appears regularly as a panelist on the show. Before turning to stand-up full time, Gardenswartz worked as a journalist, hedge fund day
trader, elementary school teacher, and even grew weed, though obviously not all at once.
Chanel Ali
Chanel Ali
Chanel is a standup comedian and writer living in New York City. Since 2013 she has performed at comedy clubs in Philadelphia, NYC and various cities throughout the U.S. Her stage presence and story-teller style make her a crowd favorite as she covers current topics, her upbringing and her worldview.
Mike Brown
Mike Brown
Mike Brown is a standup comic and writer based in Harlem, New York. He was named one of Rooftop Comedy’s Comics to Watch, Caroline’s Best of New Talent and a semi-finalist in NY Funniest competition presented by Carolines/JetBlue. Along with featuring at various comedy festivals like Comedy Central’s New York Comedy Festival, The San Francisco Sketchfest, The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, Mike Brown has appeared on Adult Swim, MTV, TruTV, and Funny or Die.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/