Rent Party

Rent Party

Farah Brook, Yedoye Travis, Matteo Lane, Jacqueline Novak, Anthony P. DeVito, Lorelei Ramirez, Robert Dean, Julia Solomon

Wed · May 9, 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. 

Rent Party
Rent Party
Rent Party is a improvised music and stand up show that’s about as much fun as you can fit into one place. Yedoye Travis, Farah Brook and the backing band, The Original Lineup, invite New York’s best comedians to tell jokes and stories set to some of the best music in the city.

Rent Party: Ep 2 w/Kenny DeForest, Shalewa Sharpe, Will Miles

Farah Brook
Farah Brook
Farah Brook hopes to heal you through the art form of comedy. Her work has been featured in Time Magazine, NY Times, HuffPo, People Magazine, Vulture and more. Farah is the creator and host of the critically acclaimed podcast Psychic Hotline. She is a contributing writer for Reductress and plays Serena Joy in the parody Handmaid's Tale The Musical. Follow her online @farahbrook and please respect that she is verified.

Check out her solo show FARAH BROOK: I'M NOT THAT GIRL coming to Union Hall on November 14th.
Yedoye Travis
Yedoye Travis
Yedoye Travis is a stand up comedian, writer, and actor from Atlanta, GA. In 2017 he was named a New Face at the Montreal Just For Laughs festival, during which he opened for W. Kamau Bell and taped for Kevin Hart's LOL Network. He has since appeared on Search Party, Comedy Central, and Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and contributed content for MTV. He has also performed at the Hell Yes and Bridgetown Comedy festivals and appeared on the fourth season of Coming to the Stage. His debut album, OK, produced by Comedy Dynamics, was released on January 12th, 2018.
Matteo Lane
Matteo Lane
Matteo Lane is a New York-based comedian, originally from Chicago.  Matteo is in the new Comedy Central series THE COMEDY JAM, and also recently performed on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS and Comedy Central’s ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE PARTY.  He can also be seen on MTV’s GIRL CODE and MTV2’s GUY CODE, and the IFC holiday special AT JOE’S PUB alongside Tony Hale and the Dap Kings.  Matteo is also currently developing an IFC digital series that he will both write and star in, and an animated project with Titmouse.  In 2014, Matteo was selected to be a New Face at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal.  Before starting stand up, Matteo lived in Italy as an oil painter and opera singer.
Jacqueline Novak
Jacqueline Novak
Jacqueline Novak is a New York-based stand-up comedian and author. She has performed stand up on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon and The Late Late Show with James Corden, and has her own Comedy Central Presents half hour special. Novak's memoir, How to Weep in Public: Feeble Offerings on Depression from One Who Knows, was published in 2016. She has appeared on HBO's Animals, Netflix's The Characters and starred in her own Refinery29 series, How to Weep in Public, directed by John Early. Her stand up album is called Quality Notions.
Lorelei Ramirez
Lorelei Ramirez
Lorelei Ramirez is an artist, comedian, and writer residing in New York where she is attempting to do everything she can before I dies because dying is scary and who will see through these eyes when she's done? An ill tempered demon? She hosts a Monthly show at C'mon Everybody in Bedstuy called Not Dead Yet and another monthly show at Vital Joint called Sloop Jumbly. Follow her on @pileoftears for laughs and @pileoftears_art for some artwork.
Robert Dean
Robert Dean
(Comedy Central's "Comics to Watch" and AXS TV's "Gotham Comedy Live")

Originally from Connecticut, Dean has been living and performing comedy in NY for over six years. He recently headlined Caroline’s on Broadway as part of their Breakout Comedy Artist Series, was a finalist in the NY's Funniest Competition, and a Regional Finalist in Comedy Central's Up Next. Dean has been featured at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival and in Time Out NY and performs nightly at the best venues in New York and around the country. Dean made his Television debut as Sexy Abraham Lincoln Lobster Man on Comedy Central’s Half Hour with Nick Vatterott. Robert Dean produces a popular weekly stand-up show in Brooklyn, a podcast titled What About What About Bob?, and does a decent Alan Alda impression.

He is my favorite comedian of all time. -Alan Alda
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/