Thoughts & Prayers: A Mandatory Assembly

The Bushes Present

Thoughts & Prayers: A Mandatory Assembly

Lacey Jeka, Kristen Buckels, Emmy Blotnick, Liza Treyger, Gary Richardson, Peter Smith, Aisling Bea, Charlyne Yi

Sun · December 16, 2018

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

$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show

Tickets at the Door

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. 

Thoughts & Prayers: A Mandatory Assembly
Thoughts & Prayers: A Mandatory Assembly

All proceeds will be donated to RAICES

Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka (The Chris Gethard Show, Reductress, The Annoyance) has just come off a run of "Tween Twin Detectives". She has been on TV in nothing you have seen. You can catch her performing in tiny basements around the city and using fitting rooms to just sit for a little on her phone and look at herself in the mirror for a few minutes. Lacey is a known witch.
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels is comedian, writer and producer based in Brooklyn. She is the co-creator with Lacey Jeka of the web series Between Two Bushes that launches this summer. Kristen has most recently produced work for Chris Gethard, Colin Quinn, Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Hasan Minhaj, Neal Brennan and Mike Birbiglia in live theater and television. You can find her doing stand up throughout the city or making pros/cons lists over daily tasks at your local coffee shop. Photo cred. David Bluvband
Emmy Blotnick
Emmy Blotnick
Emmy Blotnick is a comedian who was named one of Comedy Central's Comics to Watch. She’s currently a writer for The President Show on Comedy Central. Previously she's written for @midnight with Chris Hardwick, The Roast of Rob Lowe, Not Safe with Nikki Glaser and other fun shows. Emmy has appeared on @midnight and in festivals including SF Sketchfest, Riot LA and the New York Comedy Festival. You can hear some of her standup here on WNYC's 2 Dope Queens.
Liza Treyger
Liza Treyger
Liza Treyger is a New York based stand up comic by way of Chicago and raised in Skokie!!!! She has her own comedy Central half hour and album, Glittercheese. She's appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Chelsea Lately, @Midnight, This is Not Happening, Not Safe with Nikki Glaser, Horace & Pete, Adam Devine's House Party, and Lie Detectors.

She likes late 90s/early 2000's pop and soul music. She enjoys collaging, shopping, walking around NYC, private pools, chatting with friends and fighting with enemies, but mostly spending money, telling jokes, and giggling with girlfriends.
Gary Richardson
Gary Richardson
Gary Richardson is a young man having the time of his life.
Peter Smith
Peter Smith
Peter is a non-binary trans person making their way through showbiz.
Aisling Bea
Aisling Bea
Aisling Bea is an Irish actress, comedian and writer. In 2012, Bea won the Gilded Balloon's So You Think You're Funny award at the Edinburgh Festival. A regular stand up on the LA circuit, she performs all over the world from London to LA to Malaysia. Other festival appearances include Just For Laughs, Riot LA, Sketchfest San Francisco, Latitude and Electric Picnic. Her first short special for Netflix is now available worldwide.
Charlyne Yi
Charlyne Yi
Charlyne Yi is an American actress, comedian, musician and writer. Her performances include music, magic, games, and often audience participation.

She made her movie debut with a supporting turn in the hit Knocked Up (2007). In 2009, she wrote, produced and starred in Paper Heart (2009), alongside Michael Cera. In 2011, she landed the role of Dr. Chi Park in the popular series "House."

Yi has performed in a band called 'The Glass Beef' with Paul Rust, and now performs as a solo artist and in the band 'Sacred Destinies'. She also sings in the hit cartoon "Steven Universe."
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/