Couples Therapy

Couples Therapy

Naomi Ekperigin, Andy Beckerman, Ronny Chieng, Matteo Lane, Evan Williams, Sydnee Washington, Marie Faustin, Catherine Cohen, Pat Regan

Sun · December 16, 2018

Doors: 4:30 pm / Show: 5:00 pm

$8

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

Couples Therapy
Couples Therapy
Couples Therapy features stand-up couples and friends doing sets together about their relationship! Hosted by real-life couple Naomi Ekperigin (Broad City, 2 Dope Queens) and Andy Beckerman (The Pete Holmes Show, Beginnings Podcast).
Naomi Ekperigin
Naomi Ekperigin
Naomi Ekperigin is a Los Angeles-based actor, stand-up and writer, who’s written for NBC’s Great News, Comedy Central’s Broad City and Hulu’s Difficult People. She’s a 2 Dope Queens regular and has performed stand-up on their HBO special as well as Late Night with Seth Meyers. Her Comedy Central Half Hour debuted in 2016, and her new podcast Couples Therapy recently debuted on the How Stuff Works Network.
Andy Beckerman
Andy Beckerman
Andy Beckerman is a writer, podcaster, former house performer at UCB, and is currently writing a pilot for CBS Studios and developing a show for Sarah Jessica Parker's company. He's written for everyone from Pete Holmes to Cedric the Entertainer to Jessica Williams and also produces and hosts the long-running popular podcast Beginnings about the creative origins of writers and performers, and co-hosts the new podcast Couples Therapy on the How Stuff Works Network.
Ronny Chieng
Ronny Chieng
Ronny Chieng is Chinese stand-up comedian and actor born in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, raised in Manchester, NH, USA and Singapore, who graduated from the University of Melbourne in Australia in 2009 with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce. Ronny started comedy in Melbourne in 2009. Since then has he had 3 sold out global stand up comedy theater tours in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia and London. Ronny has been invited to the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal in 2012, 2013 and 2015. He made his US television debut on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson in 2015. He was also invited to open for Dave Chappelle and Bill Burr on their national stand up comedy tours of Australia. Ronny has toured and recorded 4 separate stand up comedy specials - The Ron Way (2012), Can You Do This? No You Can't. (2013), Chieng Reaction (2014), You Don't Know What You're Talking About (2015). In 2015 Ronny moved to New York City after being hired as a correspondent on the Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central. He also lost 11kg but that was unrelated to comedy.
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.
Evan Williams
Evan Williams
Evan Williams is a New York City based comedian who got his start in North Carolina, moving to New York City in 2012. He’s since been named one of Complex’s ‘Top Ten Comics Under 30’ of 2014, one of Addiction.com’s ‘5 Sober Comics You Should Know’ of 2015, Time Out NY’s Joke of the Week on April 2nd of 2015, and recently headlined Carolines On Broadway as part of their Breakout Artist Series.
Sydnee Washington
Sydnee Washington
Sydnee is originally from New York City but raised in Oakland, California. Growing up with a backyard & a big wheel really has made her more approachable than most New Yorkers. Sydnee and her frequent collaborator, Marie Faustin, host the popular podcast “The UnOfficial Expert” with ComedyHype. They also host the Lower East Side comedy staple, Hot Box Comedy. Sydnee writes and stars in her one woman show "Death of a Bottle Girl" (seen at the Duplex and Caveat) and has appeared on MTV, TruTv, and various videos for GQ and Elite Daily.
Marie Faustin
Marie Faustin
Marie Faustin is a NY-based comedian and actress and one of the fastest rising talents on the comedy scene. She was recently named a 2017 "New Face of Comedy" at the international Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal.

Marie has appeared in GQ Magazine, MTV's GirlCode, MTV2's Vidiots, VH1's All Jokes Aside, BET's SocialAwards and TruTV's Late Night Snack. From 2016 - 2017, Marie was the host of Oxygen's Very Real Talk. She's a regular feature in Time Out NY and is the on-air host of 99.5FM's "Tall Tales in the Big City." Marie also co-hosts the weekly podcast: The Unofficial Expert.
Catherine Cohen
Catherine Cohen
Catherine Cohen is a comedian, actor, voiceover artist, and poet living in Brooklyn. She performs on a house team at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and hosts the monthly variety show It's A Guy Thing at Union Hall, which was listed as one of Paste Magazine’s “10 Best Alt Comedy Shows in New York City." Her work has been featured on Splitsider, The New Yorker, The Huffington Post, New York Mag's The Cut, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and The New York Comedy Festival. Follow her @catccohen for tweets and Instagram poetry.
Pat Regan
Pat Regan
Pat is a stand-up comedian, improviser, and a celebrated fixture of Manhattan's social elite. Pat Regan is the Lena Dunham of Facebook and wants you to follow him on twitter.com where his twitter name is @poregan.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/