Ike by Chance

Ike by Chance

Ikechukwu Ufomadu, Ziwe Fumudoh, Carmen Christopher, Anthony Oberbeck, Amy Zimmer, Eliza Hurwitz

Sat · October 27, 2018

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

$8.00 - $10.00

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. 

Ike by Chance
Ike by Chance
Comic entertainer Ikechukwu Ufomadu endeavors to host the only game show that keeps you guessing as to what exactly the game is. A sly deconstruction of competition that soft-shoes across the fine line between reality and entertainment, order and chaos - and let's not forget all the fantastic prizes.
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.
Ziwe Fumudoh
Ziwe Fumudoh
Ziwe Fumudoh is a writer at The Rundown with Robin Thede. She has a web series called Baited with Ziwe. Her jokes have been featured in The Onion, Above Average, and Reductress. Additionally, her tweets have appeared in Buzzfeed, CNN, Cosmopolitan, The Fader, NPR, NYMAG, and the New York Times.
Carmen Christopher
Carmen Christopher
Carmen is a Brooklyn based comedian. He was writer and performer on The Chris Gethard Show and has appeared on; At Home with Amy Sedaris, A Maine Movie, Late Night with Seth Meyers, MTV, IFC Comedy Cribs, and was a 2017 Comedy Central Comic to Watch. He created Little Banks on Wall Street and co-created Sunset Peak (Comedy Central). He performs improv, stand-up, and sketch all around the city and has been touring the country opening up for Chris Gethard. Before moving to New York he trained and performed in Chicago at Second City, iO, The Annoyance, Black Box Acting, and The Upstairs Gallery.
Anthony Oberbeck
Anthony Oberbeck
Anthony Oberbeck is a comedian in New York. In Chicago he spent three years writing and performing in the Annoyance’s weekly sketch show, The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour. He was also a member of the critically-acclaimed sketch and video collective Kill All Comedy, and improvised on iO teams Hunter Family Crest, Stuntman CD-ROM, and Attica. In 2012 he was featured in the Just For Laughs showcase of solo performers, and in 2013 returned to JFL to perform a full sketch revue created by Kill All Comedy.
Amy Zimmer
Amy Zimmer
Amy Zimmer is a comedian and writer, based in New York She performs at venues all over New York City, and has performed at the Upright Citizen's Brigade, the Annoyance Theatre, Ars Nova, BHQFU, The Cinderblock Comedy Festival, MoMA PS1 and the Brooklyn Museum. She hosts a monthly variety show called "That Was Fantastic" at New Women Space in Brooklyn, and her work has been featured in Funny Or Die, McSweeney’s, The New Yorker, The New York Television Festival, and Reductress.
Eliza Hurwitz
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/