The Roast of Vegetables

The Roast of Vegetables

Mitra Jouhari, Danny Groh, Eliza Cossio, Halcyon Person, Jason Gilbert, Meaghan Strickland, Tommy McNamara, Roastmaster Zach Zimmerman

Sun · March 25, 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.

*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice.

The Roast of Vegetables
The Roast of Vegetables
Vegetables. They've had a great run, and it's time to send them off the only way we know how: with a roast! Roastmaster Zach Zimmerman brings together NYC's funniest take on your favorite and least favorite veggies. (Get it? ROASTED vegetables. We're hilarious. It'll be fun. Donald Trump is still President.)
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.
Danny Groh
Danny Groh
Danny Groh is an actor and comedian from Cedarburg, WI. He moved to New York from Chicago on January 1st, 2015, where he studied and performed comedy at The Annoyance, Upstairs Gallery, iO Theater, The Playground, & The Second City. You can see him in the feature film Party Time Party Time and web series Sunset Peak and Greetings! From Prison! Visit www.dannygroh.com for vid's and other dope stuff.
Eliza Cossio
Eliza Cossio
Eliza Cossio is the Senior Latina Correspondent on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. She performs improv with the Daily Show writers team at UCB and does stand-up and improv all around New York.
Halcyon Person
Halcyon Person
Halcyon Person is a comedian, writer, and director living in Brooklyn NY. You've seen her work on Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Nickelodeon, Second City, iO, UCB, Annoyance, and the PIT. Follow @halcyonperson for pics of unlikely animals becoming friends.
Meaghan Strickland
Meaghan Strickland
Meaghan Strickland is a comedian here in NYC. Prior to NYC, Meaghan lived in Chicago and did improv, sketch and standup there at The Annoyance, iO Theatre and The Laugh Factory but also at bars and in basements! Her lucky number is 42 (its along story which she'd love to share) and you can follow her on twitter (no pressure) @meaghanstrick.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara is a New York comedian. He is a Sports Headline Contributor for the Onion and was recently featured on The Comedy Show Show on Seeso. Tommy has performed at respected comedy venues all over the country, including: The Improv in Los Angeles, UCB in both New York and LA, Knitting Factory, The Comedy Attic, Zanies, New York Comedy Club, Gotham Comedy Club, Up Comedy Club, Second City, Laugh Factory Chicago (where he was a regular), and the Lincoln Lodge (where he was a cast member). Tommy has performed at San Francisco Sketchfest, Oddball Comedy Festival (Chicago winner of Funny Or Die's Road 2 Oddball Tour), Great American Comedy Festival, Devil Cup in NYC, the Crom Comedy Festival,the Comedy Exposition of Chicago, Thunderfest, and the 26th Annual Comedy Festival (AV Club/Onion). His show Tommy McNamara Unplugged sold out venues in both Chicago and New York. He misses you!
Roastmaster Zach Zimmerman
Roastmaster Zach Zimmerman
Zach Zimmerman doesn't care for bios.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/