Serious Matters

Serious Matters

Kevin McCaffrey, Brock Mahan, Josiah Madigan, Sean Patton, Courtney Maginnis

Thu · March 1, 2018

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

$7.00

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. 

Serious Matters
Serious Matters
A data-driven comedy show determined to solve the world's issues one serious matter at a time.

Hosted by Kevin McCaffrey and featuring Josiah Madigan, Brock Mahan, and special guests.

Serious Matters: Dating w/Elna Baker

Kevin McCaffrey
Kevin McCaffrey
Kevin McCaffrey is a comedian/writer who can be seen weekly on truTV Presents: World's Dumbest and heard weekly as the host of College Stories with Kevin McCaffrey, a podcast where showbiz types share their craziest college stories. Kevin made his network TV standup debut on The Late Show with David Letterman in 2013. He's also been a talking head on Vh1's I Love the 2000s, History Channel's I Love the 1880s, and other, non-decade based programming. Kevin's writing credits include Vh1, National Lampoon, Fuse, and various celebrities who want something sort of funny to say at awards shows.
Brock Mahan
Brock Mahan
Brock Mahan is also an Emmy Award-winning writer/producer whose work has appeared on Comedy Central, Discovery, NatGeo, NPR, Vh1, and many other channels in the three-digit tier of your cable package. Additionally, he is the co-founder/publisher of Eel Fancy, a magazine for eels and eel enthusiasts. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and their three beautiful eels: Gaucho, Aja, and Pretzel Logic.
Josiah Madigan
Josiah Madigan
Josiah Madigan is an Emmy Award-winning writer/producer who's worked on a few different shows for NatGeo, MTV, ABC, etc. and writes regularly for NPR's Ask Me Another. He likes long walks and beaches, but not at the same time. I mean, where can you even walk to on a beach? You're trudging through sand, and eventually you just have to turn around and head back the way you came.
Sean Patton
Sean Patton
Hello, my name is Sean Patton. I’m a comedian based in Los Angeles and New York, by way of New Orleans. I began doing stand-up in the Crescent City and have since performed in comedy clubs across the US and Canada. I’ve performed at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, JFL Chicago, JFL Toronto, JFL Montreal (2008, 2010, 2012, 2016), Moontower Festival, RIOT LA, High Plains, Nashville Comedy Festival and will premiere my show NUMBER ONE this year at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. I’ve performed on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Conan (2011, 2013) and my Comedy Central Half Hour was released in 2013. Additionally, I’ve appeared on @midnight (2014, 2015), The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, This Is Not Happening (2015,2016,2017), What’s Your F@#king Deal?! and Viceland’s Flophouse and Party Legends. On screen, I have appeared on IFC's Maron, Comedy Central's Inside Amy Schumer and TruTV’s Those Who Can’t.
Courtney Maginnis
Courtney Maginnis
Courtney Maginnis is a comedian and actress based in Brooklyn, NY. She performs Standup all over NYC including Caroline's, NY Comedy Club and The Stand. She has been a part of the Brooklyn Comedy Festival, Crom Comedy Festival and Red Clay Comedy Festival. Courtney has been featured in sketches for College Humor, Ch2 and starred in the Channel 101 series "Just Kidz". She has also starred in the short film, "The Comedian's Wife" which was an Official Selection for the 2016 Big Apple Film Festival. Her first feature film appearance is in "Psychotic" a horror film due out October 2016. She was most recently the subject for a story on NPR's Studio 360.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/