FOMO Live with Kristen Bartlett

FOMO Live with Kristen Bartlett

Kristen Bartlett, Jason Gore, Anna Drezen, Michael Kayne, Brian McElhaney, Gary Richardson, Keisha Zollar, Jo Firestone

Sun · June 17, 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.

 

FOMO Live with Kristen Bartlett
FOMO Live with Kristen Bartlett
Pictures may be worth a thousand words, but Instagrams are straight-up lying. Kristen Bartlett (Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, SNL) hosts a night of storytelling and stand-up as your favorite comedians share the Instas that made you feel left out and the true stories behind them.
Kristen Bartlett
Kristen Bartlett
Kristen Bartlett is an Emmy-nominated writer, who was recently named one of Hollywood's top 100 new writers by the Tracking Board Young and Hungry List. Her credits include Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Saturday Night Live, MTV, and The Best Show with Tom Scharpling. Her comedy writing has been featured in Rolling Stone, The Guardian, Vulture, and many others. Her show The Dead Dads Club, a darkly funny take on loss, performed to sold out audiences at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York and at special engagements in Montreal and Los Angeles. You can see her on TV in Netflix Presents: The Characters and on Difficult People (Hulu).
Jason Gore
Jason Gore
Jason Gore is a comedian, writer, & actor from Radford, VA. He is a performer at Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and is a founding member Bridge & Tunnel, a sketch group that has performed at New York City Sketch Festival, Jersey City Comedy Festival, Boston Comedy Arts Festival, and won the Yelp Audience Favorite and Best Newcomer awards at Sketchfest Montreal. Jason appeared in Hulu's Difficult People & he has acted in videos for Above Average, UCB Comedy & IFC.com. He is also a producer for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling.
Anna Drezen
Anna Drezen
ANNA DREZEN – Anna is a writer for NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE and the co-author of the books HOW TO WIN AT FEMINISM (HarperCollins, 2016) and HOW MAY WE HATE YOU (Potter Style, 2016). The latter, which was based on Anna’s experiences working as a concierge at a hotel in Times Square, was optioned by ABC this year and made into a pilot, starring Kat Dennings and directed by Will Gluck. She recently contributed to Kate McKinnon’s upcoming Audible series, HEADS WILL ROLL, collaborated with McKinnon on her 2017 Oscar nominee luncheon video, and consulted on Jena Friedman’s Adult Swim special, SOFT FOCUS. Other writing credits include; MTV, Cracked, Nylon and The Daily Dot. She has been featured in videos on CollegeHumor, Above Average, Buzzfeed, and Funny or Die. She was chosen to participate in Comedy Central’s 2017 UP NEXT showcase and can regularly be seen performing stand-up at colleges and clubs across the country. Anna is the editor-at-large of REDUCTRESS and is currently writing for Comedy Central's “Reductress" pilot starring Abby Elliott.
Michael Kayne
Gary Richardson
Gary Richardson
Gary Richardson is a young man having the time of his life.
Keisha Zollar
Keisha Zollar
Keisha Zollar is an actress-comedienne who is currently a staff writer on The Opposition with Jordan Klepper and in 2017 wrapped on her third Comedy Central digital series as an actor and writer. She has been seen on Netflix’s Orange is the New Black, Comedy Central, Nightcap, Middle of the Night, The Today Show, CollegeHumor, TVLand, Funny or Die, IAF.tv, Above Average, MSNBC, MTV, and UCBComedy. As an actress Keisha played the role of Sarah in Believe Her, a short about the moments after sexual assault (wrapped Oct. 2017). In addition, her comedy group Astronomy Club has a web series with Comedy Central dropping in late 2017. She has been featured by Glamour magazine, Fast Company, Paste magazine, etc, and has written for Bitch Flicks, FemSplain, and more.
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone is a Brooklyn-based comedian whose work can be seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Joe Pera Talks With You, The Chris Gethard Show, and heard on Earwolf and WFMU. Her half hour special aired on Comedy Central in 2016, and her album, "The Hits" is available now on Comedy Central Records. If you like puns, check out her game, Punderdome: A Card Game for Pun Lovers.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/