Jenny's Birthday Variety Show

Jenny's Birthday Variety Show

Sasheer Zamata, Sydnee Washington, Friends Who Folk, Matt DeCaro, Alex Harris (Mentalist), Jenny Gorelick, Addie Weyrich

Thu · February 22, 2018

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

$6.00 - $8.00

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.

Jenny's Birthday Variety Show
Jenny's Birthday Variety Show
"Ms. Gorelick is really onto something" - NYTimes
"Frighteningly upbeat" - Time Out New York

Comedian JENNY GORELICK (Improv Everywhere) celebrates monthly with a BIRTHDAY-THEMED VARIETY SHOW & BLOW-OUT with her best friend ADDIE WEYRICH (Adult Swim). This is NEW YORK's most celebratory & self-absorbed comedy show!

It is the party of the year, every month! Previous shows have been a Surprise Party, Clubbing, Magic Show, Slumber Party...and more!

JENNY’S BIRTHDAY has been running since December 2016 at Union Hall, Legion Bar, and Artichoke Pizza and featured in the Skint, Comedy Cake, Time Out New York, and the NYTimes.
Sasheer Zamata
Sasheer Zamata
Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress, writer and was a cast member on Saturday Night Live from January 18, 2014 until May 20, 2017.” She has appeared on TBS’s “People of Earth,” Amazon’s “Transparent,” Comedy Central’s “Inside Amy Schumer,” "Bojack Horseman," Seeso’s “Night Train with Wyatt Cenac,” and has voiced the role of “Maise” in Nickelodeon’s “Albert” and appears in the upcoming features, "Sleight" and "Deidra & Laney Rob A Train.” She also serves as ACLU's Celebrity Ambassador for Women's Rights. Her one-hour standup comedy special, "Pizza Mind" debuted on March 30th on SeeSo.
Sydnee Washington
Sydnee Washington
Originally from New York City but raised in Oakland, California. Growing up with a backyard & a big wheel really has made her more approachable than most New Yorkers. Currently a cast member on MTV's international show "Vidiots". Recently performed her sold out solo show "Death of a Bottle Girl" at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre. Residency at "The PIT Presents" for 2016. Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival 2016. Hosts “The UnOfficial Expert” Podcast with Marie Faustin available on iTunes & ComedyHype. Has appeared in AustinMartinez Music Videos on TruTv "Late Night Snack". and various YouTube videos for VH1, GQ and Elite Daily.
Friends Who Folk
Friends Who Folk
Comedic folk duo Friends Who Folk (Rachel Wenitsky and Ned Riseley) host an evening of musical comedy, folk, and friendship. Part concert, part variety show, part seance, Friends Who Folk & Friends invites audiences to explore the power of music - its ability to transform, heal, or just like, help you zone out and forget you have a body.
Matt DeCaro
Matt DeCaro
Matt DeCaro is a mostly sad, kinda funny Brooklyn singer songwriter. He's played Brooklyn Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, and a whole lot of basements. He explores depression, past relationships, and overeating in hopes to fall asleep. It's honest, it's catchy, it's sad, it's loud, and it's all on Spotify!
Alex Harris (Mentalist)
Alex Harris (Mentalist)
New York City magician and mentalist Alex Harris has performed his unique brand of magic and mentalism for audiences worldwide. You will participate in demonstrations of the extraordinary, and witness feats that defy explanation right before your eyes.
Jenny Gorelick
Jenny Gorelick
JENNY GORELICK is a comedy producer, performer, and birthday girl who the NYTimes thinks "is really onto something." She celebrates her birthday every month with her long-running variety show JENNY'S BIRTHDAY at Union Hall. In fact, she loves birthdays so much that she had a Sweet Sixteen on the Q Train in a viral video with Improv Everywhere that received 44M views. She was once called an "unassuming gal" by MTV, but we all know that was mistaken. In addition, she produces an all-female stand up comedy show with Kate Villa (The Break with Michelle Wolf) to benefit relief for natural disasters called Her-icane that has raised thousands of dollars for the Hispanic Federation and was featured in the NYTimes.
Addie Weyrich
Addie Weyrich
ADDIE WEYRICH is a Philly raised, New York based comedian, actor, and writer. You can see her performing live with her two teams - Bronson (improvised movies) and Charlie (improvised musicals) - regularly in NYC. If in person is too much, check her out interrupting your Hulu show in funny commercials or in Season 2 of HBO's Crashing. Weyrich​ has​ perform​ed​ on stages both nationally and internationally such as Upright Citizens Brigade (NYC and LA), Philly Improv Theater, Improv Iceland's Theatre, and stages at Improfest Sweden.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/