Jenny's Birthday Variety Show

Jenny's Birthday Variety Show

Jenny Gorelick, Mike Guild, Drew Anderson, Julia Shiplett, Sarah Smallwood Parsons, Ms. Golden Delicious, Rachel Pegram

Wed · May 15, 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.

*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice.

Jenny's Birthday Karaoke Show
Jenny's Birthday Karaoke 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)! 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 to benefit relief for natural disasters called Her-icane that has raised thousands of dollars and was featured in the NYTimes. Taxi TV's Sandy Kenyon believes she is a "star of tomorrow," and now she can die happy.
Mike Guild
Mike Guild
Comedian and storyteller in NYC. Host of Movie Night with Mike and producr of The Dump at Creek and the Cave.
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.
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.
Sarah Smallwood Parsons
Sarah Smallwood Parsons
Sarah Smallwood Parsons is a performer at UCB Theater and a 2018 JFL New Face for Characters. Sarah was a writer at Above Average and created the web series FUCKING and Personal Business. Catch her the second-to-last Thursday of every month, directing, hosting, and performing with the UCB Characters Welcome team "Leather Father."
Ms. Golden Delicious
Ms. Golden Delicious
Rachel Pegram
Rachel Pegram
Rachel Pegram is a comedian, actor, and writer living in New York City. Onscreen, Rachel can be seen in the Adam Sandler Netflix movie The Week Of, as well as Don't Think Twice, The Chris Gethard Show on TruTv, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, The Late Show, Comedy Central, MTV, College Humor, BET and more. In 2018 she was chosen by Comedy Central as an "Up Next" comedian and performed at Clusterfest in San Francisco. Rachel performs regularly at Union Hall, both as a writer/performer with the sketch group Lo-Fi NYC and as co-host of That Shit Ray, a monthly late night-esque variety show. She also does improv at Asssscat at UCB Hells Kitchen.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/