Jenny's Birthday Bowling

Jenny's Birthday Bowling

Jenny Gorelick, Addie Weyrich, Sandy Honig, Arti Gollapudi, Mark Vigeant, TOVAH, Gavin Matts, Alex English

Fri · November 16, 2018

Doors: 10:00 pm / Show: 10:30 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.

Jenny's Birthday Variety Show
Jenny's Birthday Variety Show
"Ms. Gorelick is really onto something" - NYTimes
"Frighteningly upbeat" - Time Out New York

Comedian JENNY GORELICK (Improv Everywhere) celebrates monthly with a BIRTHDAY-THEMED VARIETY SHOW & BLOW-OUT with her best friend ADDIE WEYRICH (Adult Swim). This is NEW YORK's most celebratory & self-absorbed comedy show!

It is the party of the year, every month! Previous shows have been a Surprise Party, Clubbing, Magic Show, Slumber Party...and more!

JENNY’S BIRTHDAY has been running since December 2016 at Union Hall, Legion Bar, and Artichoke Pizza and featured in the Skint, Comedy Cake, Time Out New York, and the NYTimes.
Jenny Gorelick
Jenny Gorelick
JENNY GORELICK is a comedy producer, performer, and birthday girl who the NYTimes thinks "is really onto something." She celebrates her birthday every month with her long-running variety show JENNY'S BIRTHDAY at Union Hall. In fact, she loves birthdays so much that she had a Sweet Sixteen on the Q Train in a viral video with Improv Everywhere that received 44M views. She was once called an "unassuming gal" by MTV, but we all know that was mistaken. In addition, she produces an all-female stand up comedy show with Kate Villa (The Break with Michelle Wolf) to benefit relief for natural disasters called Her-icane that has raised thousands of dollars for the Hispanic Federation and was featured in the NYTimes.
Addie Weyrich
Addie Weyrich
Addie Weyrich is a Philly raised, New York based comedian, actor, and writer. You can see her all over the place, like on HBO, AdultSwim, Amazon or on stage in numerous bars and basements. If you don't like bars and basements, she gets it, just like, follow her on Instagram at @addieyomind or something.
Sandy Honig
Sandy Honig
Sandy Honig is a comedian and photographer living in Brooklyn.

She is a stand-up comic and part of the comedy group Three Busy Debras, who are currently developing a pilot with Adult Swim. She co-hosts the weekly stand-up show "PIG" and the monthly variety show "The Bongo Hour," both at The Slipper Room with Peter Smith.
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.
Mark Vigeant
Mark Vigeant
Mark Vigeant is a comedian based in New York City. He is a member of the high-octane sketch comedy powerhouse OSFUG, which has been selling out shows each month at the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theatre East Village for over two years. He is also a member of The Trumpet Boys, which currently has a run of their musical sketch comedy show called "An Evening With The Trumpet Boys" at the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theatre Chelsea. Mark performs stand-up throughout the city as well, and hosts the monthly stand up show, "The Loud Boys Show" at Pianos on the Lower East Side.
TOVAH
TOVAH
TOVAH is a two-piece musical tour de force made up of Max Ash and Taylor Ortega. They used to date but that was when Max was still trying intimacy and Taylor was still trying men. These days, the pair write and perform hate but approachable songs together.
Gavin Matts
Gavin Matts
Gavin Matts is a stand up, writer/actor from Vancouver (Canada) that is now living in Los Angeles.

In 2017, he won the SiriusXM Top Comic competition at JFL42, the largest stand up competition in Canada, earning him 25K and headline spots at all of the Just for Laughs festival. The day after the win, his debut comedy mixtape "Premature" premiered at number 1 on the iTunes comedy charts for 4 straight days keeping Larry The Cable Guy out of the #1 spot. What a feat!

This summer Gavin taped a TV Set at Just for Laughs Montreal for the new Katherine Ryan Stand up show that will be airing in 2019 on the Comedy Network.

Gavin has also performed at Bumbershoot, JFL42, Just For Laughs: Northwest, Halifax Comedy Festival, Hubcap Comedy Festival, Pemberton Music Festival, Oddblock Comedy Festival, and a lot more festivals that just feel like weird booked shows that have "festival" in the name.

You can occasionally catch him back in Vancouver at the Award Winning independent show he produces with Sophie Buddle, Barely Legal.
Alex English
Alex English
Alex English has quickly become a very familiar face in the New York City comedy circuit. Originally from Detroit, Michigan, English moved to the big apple & immediately commanded the stages of local bars and comedy clubs across the city. He runs a weekly comedy show called "LoudMouth!" & in 2015, Complex Magazine listed him as one of "The Best Personalities to Follow on Twitter." He contributes writing for "Lady Parts Justice" & has been featured in the New York Post.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/