Old Ass Broadway: Live!

Old Ass Broadway: Live!

Girls With Brown Hair, Sam Reece, Becky Chicoine, Eric Gersen, Ikechukwu Ufomadu, Amanda Shechtman, Matteo Lane, Arti Gollapudi, Alexandra Nader

Fri · July 6, 2018

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

$5 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.

 

Old Ass Broadway: Live!
Old Ass Broadway: Live!
A musical comedy variety show starring *real* Broadway legends you've never heard of. Let Betty Blanche and Crystal Rogers Sr., roommates, sing your legs off and dance your ears off with songs from never before seen Broadway shows like: "Not Drunk Anymore!," "White Thanksgiving", and Cole Porter's "Lion Queen". With guest appearances from funny Broadway friends and comedic legends!
Girls With Brown Hair
Girls With Brown Hair
Sam Reece and Becky Chicoine are the critically acclaimed the sketch duo Girls With Brown Hair. Since forming their partnership in 2011, Becky and Sam have performed several sold out runs at The Upright Citizens Brigade and headlined at major comedy festivals across the U.S. Known for their wig-forward characters and musical comedy, Becky and Sam are best friends and want you to come to see their BEST sketches LIVE at Union Hall. Featuring Kelley Quinn and Amanda Giobbi.
Sam Reece
Sam Reece
Sam Reece is a comedian, writer, and performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York City. Her work has been featured on Splitsider, Funny or Die, Mashable, MyDamnChannel, CBC Punchline and more! She is one half of critically acclaimed sketch duo Girls with Brown Hair and is a member of OSFUG: The Fast Fuckin' Sketch Show which performs monthly at UCB Theatre East.
Becky Chicoine
Becky Chicoine
She can currently be seen in two sketch comedy shows at the UCB Theatre in Famous Male Duo and O.S.F.U.G., and a monthly character variety show she co-hosts with SNL's Sudi Green. She is one half of the comedy group Girls With Brown Hair. They've had three running sketch shows at UCB and toured sketch festivals across the U.S. including Chicago, Austin, Seattle, Philadelphia, and New Orleans.

Coming from a musical theatre background, Becky graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She's created and starred in several web series, which have been featured on Splitsider, Mashable, College Humor, and Funny or Die. Her face also appears in comedy sketches for Above Average and Refinery 29. She performed characters in the "Comedy Central Comics to Watch" and "I'm Cool" showcases at the UCB theatre. She likes your dog.
Ikechukwu Ufomadu
Ikechukwu Ufomadu
Ikechukwu Ufomadu is an actor, comedian and entertainer, named 1 of 5 "Comics to Watch in 2018" by Time Out New York. He is creator and host to a number of original, live shows including: his evening of talk-show entertainment Ike at Night (The Public Theater, Bushwick Starr, JACK); his night of comedy and music Nightcap | by Ike (Joe's Pub at The Public); his one-man variety hour Ike Night (Ars Nova, San Francisco Sketchfest); his Christmas show Ike for the Holidays (Joe's Pub at The Public); and more. His short-form series Words with Ike has aired on VICE and IFC. He has performed stand-up at venues including Union Hall and UCB in New York, and The Kennedy Center in Washington DC.
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.
Arti Gollapudi
Arti Gollapudi
Arti Gollapudi is a Brooklyn based performance artist who is currently getting her masters in Performance Studies at NYU. She curates & hosts Yourself, Your Body at UCB East and Comedy CUNT at Bluestockings Bookstore every other month. Recently, Arti curated a funhouse of rejection NO DICE featuring original artwork, installations, & other people's work as well centered around the feelings of desire, fear, repudiation, & acceptance.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/