STEVIE

STEVIE

Drew Anderson, Marcia Belsky, Sam Taggart, Aparna Nancherla, Max Wittert, Julia Shiplett, Aaron Jackson, Ike Ufomadu

Tue · April 30, 2019

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

STEVIE
STEVIE
Drew Anderson, Sam Taggart and Marcia Belsky are moving their infamous stand up show STEVIE from Bushwick to Union Hall! Join them as they showcase some of their favorite comedians and performers each month. Come or be hexed.
Drew Anderson
Drew Anderson
Drew Anderson is a comic/writer based in Brooklyn. He has performed all around the country including the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and New York Comedy Festival. His writing has been featured on the NPR show Music&Stories and he currently contributes writing to Reductress, McSweeney's, and the popular game Cards Against Humanity. He co-hosts the monthly TimeOut NY Critic Pick, STEVIE (a comedy show), at Union Hall with Sam Taggart & Marcia Belsky. Drew was a cast member of Handmaids Tale: the Musical, which after a sold-out run in Brooklyn, played at the Kennedy Center for the Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival. He debuted his show, Ready for Bed, at Ars Nova this past summer.
Marcia Belsky
Marcia Belsky
Marcia Belsky is a New York City based stand-up comedian, musician and writer. In 2014, she was a semifinalist in the NBC StandUp For Diversity competition, and her web series Couch House was an official selection in the 2015 New York Television Festival. Currently, she performs stand up regularly around the New York area and has contributed to the popular satirical website Reductress. She is the lead singer of the "radical" feminist band Free the Mind and her project The Headless Women of Hollywood has been featured on Funny or Die, USA Today, Buzzfeed, Guys We F***cked, AV Club, E!News and more.
Sam Taggart
Sam Taggart
Sam is a standup, writer, and actor living in Brooklyn. He is a creator of various live shows such as Live on Broadgay, Sam's BIG Day, and Lake Homo High. He also co-hosts the standup shows Future Forms and Stevie. He's had videos featured on IFC, acted on The Late Show w/ Stephen Colbert, and was named one of Brooklyn's 50 funniest comedians by Brooklyn Magazine.
Aparna Nancherla
Aparna Nancherla
Aparna Nancherla is by and large a comedian, or by and small rather. She has written for Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Late Night with Seth Meyers. You may have caught her standup on Conan and the Comedy Central Half Hour, her face on Master of None and Crashing, and her voice on Bojack Horseman. She was recently named one of Rolling Stone's "50 Funniest People Right Now" and you can see her in 2018 on the upcoming show Corporate on Comedy Central and the new season of Netflix's The Standups.
Max Wittert
Max Wittert
Max Wittert is a comedian and cartoonist from LA. His work has been featured on Buzzfeed and in The New Yorker. He has produced a short cartoon for Nickelodeon, and has a recurring role in the HBO show High Maintenance. Max is the co-host of the monthly show Get Reel at Spectacle Theater in Brooklyn, and hosts the podcast So Fashionating.
Julia Shiplett
Julia Shiplett
Julia Shiplett is a comedian, writer and storyteller here in New York. She has performed around the country, including at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival and Limestone Comedy Festival to name a few. She has been featured on the Moth Radio Hour and recently made her television debut on season 2 of HBO's Crashing.
Aaron Jackson
Aaron Jackson
Aaron Jackson is an actor, writer and comedian based in New York. Currently at UCB, you can see Aaron in 'Fucking Identical Twins: A Musical,' which he co-wrote. He also performs improv every Saturday night with his team WHAT I DID FOR LOVE. Previous UCB credits include 'Erik Dies, You're Stupid and We Hate You,' a show he co-wrote and co-starred in, Harold Night (Sandino, Salmon Diane), Maude Night, Newsadoosies, the UCB Touring Company, and the now defunct, world-famous 3 For All competition, a show he proudly co-hosted with perennial favorites, Big Fat Fatties.
Ike Ufomadu
Ike Ufomadu
Ikechukwu Ufomadu is an actor, comedian and entertainer. He's collaborated with several OBIE-winning New York-based experimental theatre companies including Young Jean Lee's Theater Company, 600 Highwaymen, and Hoi Polloi. He also has a slew of original, live comedic ventures including: his evening of talk show entertainment Ike at Night (The Public Theater, JACK); his one-man variety hour Ike Night (Ars Nova, JACK); a pre-election day panel discussion show called Reflection Night (JACK); a semi-educational presentation titled Leisure: A Master Class (JACK); and a Christmas special dubbed A Special Christmas (The Mansion). He performs stand-up at various venues across New York. He also appeared in the "Truth or Myth with Smith" episode of The Chris Gethard Show.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/