PAUL VIRZI

Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation’s top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He’s appeared on TruTV's Comedy KnockoutAXS TV's Gotham Comedy LiveThe NFL Network’s Good Morning Football, and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For LaughsComedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX. 

Paul has toured with Bill Burr in some of the country's most iconic theaters including, Madison Square Garden, The Chicago Theatre and Carnegie Hall. Every week you can hear him host his very popular podcast The Virzi Effect.

Paul grew up in the suburbs, outside of New York City. He loves his family, cigars and having pointless sports arguments with his friends. He never fails in keeping the laughs coming and making the audience feel comfortable with his hard hitting personal approach. He is fun to watch and has a stage presence that is second to none.

JAMES MATTERN

JAMES MATTERN is a Nationally Headlining Comic and Media personality, who has fast become one of the most beloved Emcee's in NYC. JAMES has appeared on several television programs including Fox Sports One's "Garbage Time with Katie Nolan" The WWE Network's "The List", MSG Networks "The Bracket", "People Talking Sports" and ""The Artie Lange Show."
Online he was a regular contributor to AOL 2 Point Lead.  James is also featured on Kevin Hart's platform Laugh Out Load performing standup on the program "Just for Laughs."
As the former audience warmup for FOX SPORTS ONE's "Crowd Goes Wild", he worked with the legendary Regis Philbin.
Currently he is the warm up performer for Netflix’s “The Break with Michelle Wolf.” Other programs he has warmed up include “Comedy Knockout,” “The Chew,” “Goatface,” and numerous specials and albums.
Additionally, James is a co-host on several podcasts. The "Game of Thrones" themed "Say it Ain't Snow" on GaS Digital. 
“Total F’n Marks,” on All Things Comedy with Dan St. Germaine, And "Rantin' and Ravin' with Yameneika Saunders and Friends.”

MIKE FEENEY

Mike Feeney is a New York City based comedian and actor. His laid-back style and dynamic stage presence captivate young and old audiences alike.

Mike has been featured on NBC's Last Call with CarsonDaly, Funny or Die, Sirius XM, Fox’s Laughs, TruTV's Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack, The Chive, ABC's Right This Minute and Food Network's Restaurant Stakeout. He has also been a part of the New York Comedy Festival, Cape Fear Comedy Festival, Rogue Island Comedy Festival, Skankfest, Hoboken Comedy Festival and the Laughing Devil Comedy Festival.

His sketch Low Battery  won "Best Micro Short"  at theHouston Comedy Film Festival. His other comedy shorts have been featured in the Williamsburg Independent Film Festival and regularly on the front page of Funny or Die. 

Mike has studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre (UCB) and The Peoples Improv Theatre (P.I.T.). Currently, Mike performs all over the U.S. and is the co-host of Irish Goodbye Podcast.

JARED FREID

Jared Freid is a NYC based comedian. He has been featured on Tru TV’s “NFL Full Contact,” MTV’s “Failosophy,” and more recently on AXS TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live.” He is also a writer for TotalFratMove, BroBible, and HeTexted. Each week you can find a new original column on TotalFratMove.com and his dating advice column on PostGradProblems.com. In addition to writing he is also the host of the JTrain Podcast and the creator of the “Frat Dude Goes To” series where he travels the country interviewing “Bros” at wild events like the Carolina Cup and the AVN Awards. Follow him on twitter @JTrain56 for all of his weekly content.

KENDRA CUNNINGHAM

Boston bred and Brooklyn based, Kendra Cunningham has been named as a
comic to watch by Time Out New York and has been compared to Groucho Marx
and Mae West by the UK’s Chortle. A regular on the New York and Boston
comedy scene, she has previously been in the Montreal Just for Laughs
Festival, The Glasgow Comedy Festival, and was a finalist in the Boston
Comedy Festival for two years in a row. She has twice appeared on NBC’s
Last Comic Standing gaining two spots in the top 100 jokes of the season.
Along with her film partner, Vicky Kuperman, they founded Malarkey
Pictures and went on to produce dozens of short films including, the Award
Winning short “LonelyGirl48”, which they turned into a web series that
went on to win festivals along with the web series “Why Is Everybody
Always Hitting On Me”. Their festival wins and screenings include Boston
Comedy Festival, Palm Beach International, SENE, St Louis Film Festival
and Boston Film Festival.  Kendra’s latest solo projects include a pilot
“Swagger” and an unscripted show “I’m Not Buying It” and are in the
festival circuits now.
Her debut album, Blonde Logic, was released in 2016 by Rooftop Comedy and
in 2017, Blonde Logic a book of comedic essays was released on Kindle.
You can hear her every Tuesday on her podcast How’s Your Mother?

Kendra’s comedic goal is to get paid to write from her bed where she eats,
sleeps, and occasionally entertains.

www.kendracunningham.com
Twitter: @theotherkendra
Instagram: @theotherkendra

SAM EVANS

Sam Evans is a comic originally from Cincinnati, OH. After winning the 2012 Funniest Person in Cincinnati competition, Sam relocated to New York City in order to pursue comedy further, and was rewarded in 2014, when he was selected as one of the New Faces of the Just For Laughs comedy festival. He has been featured on Sirius XM and the Audible comedy podcast "Sounds Like America”.

HARRISON GREENBAUM

Harrison began performing stand-up comedy while studying psychology and English at Harvard.  A summa cum laudegraduate, Harrison was the co-founder of the Harvard College Stand-Up Comic Society (or "Harvard College SUCS," as the group's name is cheekily acronymized), the first organization at Harvard dedicated to the performance and appreciation of stand-up comedy and one still popular on campus today.

Now living in Manhattan, Harrison has quickly become one of the most in-demand comedians in New York, performing in more than 600 shows a year and thus leading both Time Out New York and the NY Daily News to call him "the hardest-working man in comedy."  One of Comedy Central's "Comics to Watch," Harrison has also received many awards and honors for his comedy, including the Andy Kaufman Award (2010) for creativity and originality in comedy, the Shorty Award in collaboration with Comedy Central and the New York Comedy Festival for "Best Emerging Comic" (2011), and the Magners Comic Stand-Off (2011).

On television, Harrison was featured on NBC's America's Got Talent, NBC's Last Comic Standing, AXS.TV’s Gotham Comedy Live, and National Geographic Channel's Brain Games, and has appeared on MTV, SPIKE TV, the Discovery Channel, and the Science Channel. Behind the scenes, Harrison was a producer for Primetime: Would You Fall for That?on ABC (which premiered in 2013 to over 3.5 million viewers) and a story producer for VH1’s This is HOT 97, as well as the warm-up comic for Katie, Katie Couric's daytime talk show on ABC.

Internationally recognized for his talent, Harrison was the host of The Unbelievables: The World's Greatest Entertainers, which played 21 shows at the Sydney Opera House before commencing a national tour of Australia; was the head writer for Tu Nite con Lorenzo Parro, the first-ever late night show on NBCU/Telemundo; was a featured correspondent on the Japanese television show, Scooper, which was broadcast nationally on Nippon TV; appeared in the documentary, 10 Minutes in America, on France's Canal+; and was a featured act in the Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival in Scotland. Harrison was also the co-host and featured performer of the official Times Square New Year’s Eve World Wide Webcast in 2010 and 2011, broadcasting live to over 250 million viewers around the globe.

Harrison also headlines comedy clubs around the country, including sold-out shows at TBS Just for Laughs Chicago and the legendary Carolines on Broadway (leading Punchline Magazine to name Harrison one of the “Breakout Artists” of the year).  Harrison has also been featured in a wide variety of national and international publications, including being highlighted for the "Joke of the Week" in TimeOut NY and being featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, and CNBC.com.

Harrison's solo comedy+magic show, Harrison Greenbaum: What Just Happened?, debuted at the legendary New York comedy hotspot, the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, before commencing an Off-Broadway run and international tour that's included performances at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C, and the Magic Castle in Hollywood, CA. (For more information on the show, visit the show's official site here.)

Harrison is a talented comedy writer as well.  He is a nationally published author (with selections printed in the books, 50 Successful Harvard Essays, 2nd ed., and How They Got Into Harvard) and has been a writer for MAD Magazine since 2005.

From colleges to comedy clubs, from talk shows to theaters, Harrison is bringing his unique style of comedy to audiences across the country and around the world, proving each night why publications such as Newsday have named him one of “today’s best.”

JOE ZIMMERMAN

Praised for an accessible style pairing absurdism with a wide-eyed, aw-shucks demeanor, 2013 was a big year for New York City-based comedian Joe Zimmerman. In addition to making his Comedy Central debut on John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show, he made his late night debut on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and was chosen as one of the acclaimed New Faces at Just For Laughs Montreal.  Buzzfeednamed him a top comic to watch, saying “…Joe’s calming vocalization and inventive writing is a thing of magic.” and “You’d be hard pressed to find a more enjoyable show.”

In 2014 he recorded a Half Hour Special  which aired on Comedy Central July 25th, as well as being a featured performer on Season 8 of Last Comic Standing, where he drew praise from Roseanne & Russell Peters.  2014 also saw the release of his debut solo album, “Smiling at Wolves” which reached #2 on the i-Tunes comedy charts.

Joe is an original member of the Beards of Comedy, who toured from 2008-2012 and recorded two albums.  Joe grew up in Morgantown, WV and graduated from Davidson College in 2005.

John Oliver NY Stand-Up Show: https://vimeo.com/71907440

Reel: https://vimeo.com/97869818