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Michael Cruz Kayne, Natasha Vaynblat, Luke Mones

Fri · May 24, 2019

Doors: 9:30 pm / Show: 10:00 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. 

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Close friends Michael Cruz Kayne and Natasha Vaynblat doin half-hours with a lil bit of hosting from Luke Mones.
Michael Cruz Kayne
Michael Cruz Kayne
Michael is a Filipino-American comedian who performs, writes, directs, and produces at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City. As an improviser, Michael has been seen in ASSSSCAT, What I Did For Love, and Baby Wants Candy. On the web, he's been in videos for Improv Everywhere, Funny Or Die, Above Average, reddit, and College Humor. He played Harry Potter in UCB's Kirk Cameron Repertory Players present A HARRY POTTER MUSICAL. He's appeared in both the stage and MNN versions of The Chris Gethard Show. At UCB he directed the two-person musical Fucking Identical Twins. He was a Creative Consultant for Billy On The Street and wrote for @midnight's pilot presentation.. A pilot he co-wrote and starred in, Good Dads, was recently screened at NYTVF. Terrible Babysitters, a webseries that he created with D'Arcy Carden, was part of SXSW's 2014 comedy line-up. Additionally, he wrote for Nickelodeon's Creative Lab and is the head writer of UCBComedy's Digital Team The Backyard. Michael is the founder of The Ally Program, a diversity initiative (endorsed and supported by UCB) that identifies talented and motivated UCB students and offers them mentors and free workshops.
Natasha Vaynblat
Natasha Vaynblat
Natasha Vaynblat is a New York based comedian who has frequent flyer miles.
Luke Mones
Luke Mones
Luke Mones is a New York based comedian, writer, and actor. Luke co-created and starred in the Comedy Central digital series Genies. He has written material and made videos for the Howard Stern Show, and is frequently featured in videos on Funny Or Die and CollegeHumor.

Luke has performed in many festivals, including the New York Comedy Festival and the Laughing Devil Festival, where he won 1st Place in 2017. He regularly plays clubs like Carolines, New York Comedy Club, and Stand Up New York, as well as the best alternative shows in New York. Luke is also a favorite on the college circuit, having performed at dozens of schools around the country. He recently headlined New York's Carolines Comedy Club as part of their “Breakout Artist” series.

Luke co-hosts a popular weekly show in New York called Boardwalk at Coney Island Baby in the East Village (not in Coney Island, and not calling you baby). Luke’s comedic short "Early Decision" screened at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, and his work has been written up in The AV Club, Tubefilter, and the Huffington Post.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/