Inside the Closet w/ Matteo Lane & Emma Willmann

Brooklyn Podcast Festival presented by Pandora

Inside the Closet w/ Matteo Lane & Emma Willmann

Matteo Lane, Emma Willmann

Thu · January 10, 2019

Doors: 9:30 pm / Show: 10:00 pm

$10

This event is 21 and over

About the Brooklyn Podcast Festival


The Brooklyn Podcast Festival is presented by Pandora. WNYC Studios is a media partner of the Brooklyn Podcast Festival.
Launched in 2017, the Brooklyn Podcast Festival is a celebration of innovative, engaging, and informative podcasts of all genres, the artists who create them, and the community surrounding them. The Festival gives audiences the opportunity to see their favorite podcasts live and a chance to discover new and up and coming shows.


**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.


*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice.

Inside the Closet w/ Matteo Lane & Emma Willmann
Inside the Closet w/ Matteo Lane & Emma Willmann
You won't believe what NYC comedians Emma Willmann and Matteo Lane talk about Inside the Closet. Join comics Emma and Matteo as they share their experiences of being gay comics in mainstream culture.
Brooklyn Podcast Festival
Brooklyn Podcast Festival
The Brooklyn Podcast Festival is presented by Pandora. WNYC Studios is a media partner of the Brooklyn Podcast Festival.

Launched in 2017, the Brooklyn Podcast Festival is a celebration of innovative, engaging, and informative podcasts of all genres, the artists who create them, and the community surrounding them. The Festival gives audiences the opportunity to see their favorite podcasts live and a chance to discover new and up and coming shows.
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.
Emma Willmann
Emma Willmann
Emma Willmann is a name to watch in 2016. One of the top new comedians coming out of NYC, she has a variety of projects happening, including her own comedy show, THE CHECK SPOT, on SIRIUS XM. Her FIRST TIME podcast – a hilarious show dedicated to women talking openly about their first periods – will return for a second season and feature other talented guests such as MTV’s Carly Aquilino and Awkwafina, Comedy Central’s Kerry Coddett, Sarah Benincasa, and Ashley Fetters from GQ.

Recently selected to perform at the prestigious JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL in Montreal, she’s also appeared at THE GLASGOW INTERNATIONAL COMEDY FESTIVAL, the SIRIUS XM SOUTH BEACH COMEDY FESTIVAL, and the NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL. Willmann beat out hundreds of comedians to be named one of the “10 Funniest Comics in NYC” by CAROLINE’S ON BROADWAY as part of the New York’s Funniest Competition and was named by TIMEOUT NY as one of the “10 Funniest Woman in NYC,” and “100 Woman We Love,” by GO MAGAZINE.

Emma has appeared on the INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY channel (Deadly Affairs and True Detective), OXYGEN, and the LIFETIME network plus CHANNEL 7 NEWS. She studies acting at THE BARROW GROUP in NYC. In addition to her stand-up gigs around the country, she’s also just launched THE SENSIBLE SHOW in Brooklyn with comedians Josh Gondelman, Evan Kaufman, and Chris Duffy, which will feature a variety of talented, funny friends.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/