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Stand-Up Comedy Night Is Back Again! WHEN: Thursday, March 29, at 8 PM WHERE: Luna Stage, 555 Valley Road, West Orange TICKETS (18+): $10 973.395.5551 www.lunastage.org
The Lucas Bros.
Hosted By Michael Che
Bring some friends or make it a date night, but leave the little ones at home—this is an evening of humorous fun for the mature crowd!
Michael Che, Host
Host Michael Che was recently named one of Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch 2011.” He is a native New Yorker who has already gained the respect and admiration of many of the comedians and audiences in New York City. His comedy blends street culture with world issues to hilarious results.
Mike Brown is a comedian and writer from Harlem, New York. He has performed at Caroline’s Comedy Club, Stand Up NY, Laugh Lounge, EastVille Comedy Club, and other venues all over New York.
Watch a clip of Mike on YouTube and follow him on Twitter (@MBtheREMIX)!
Miguel Dalmau is a regular at many NY Comedy Clubs and colleges. He has been featured in TruTV's "All Worked Up" and "Surveillance Cam". He has also been seen on CBS Sports for the NY Jets.
Watch a clip of Miguel onYouTube and follow him on Twitter (@Migueldalmau)!
Mara Herron has been featured in the Kings of Leon video, "Four Kicks", heard on Sirius Radio, performed in the Boston Comedy Festival, and opened for such prestigious comedians as Comedy Central's Amy Schumer. She also writes and produces her own web series, "That Chick Mara Herron". www.thatchickmaraherron.com
Watch a clip of Mara on YouTube and follow her on Twitter (@MaraHerron)!
Kevin Joseph Garifo is the host of the Comedy Open Mic Night at Starlite Restaurant in West Orange and appears frequently at comedy clubs throughout the tristate area.
Watch a clip of Kevin on YouTube and follow him on Twitter (@KevinGarifo)!
The Lucas Bros.
The Lucas Bros are stand-up comedians who perform throughout the country. They were finalists in the Ingenuity Festival in Cleveland and recently appeared at the Laughing Skull Festival in Atlanta. They’ve also appeared on Comedy Central’s “Tosh.O” and CNN’s “The Green Room” for their work with viral marketing company, Thinkmodo.
This will be their second time performing in Luna's Stand-Up Comedy Night series, and we're very excited to have them back!
Neruda Williams is a 27-year-old Columbian/Black comedian, born and raised in Harlem, New York. He has performed all over the city, including The Comic Strip, The Comedy Cellar, NY Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, Times Square Comedy Center, Laugh lounge, and Ochies Lounge at Comix.
Watch a clip of Neruda on YouTube and follow him on Twitter (@NerudaCarebear)!