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Within a few short years of his start as an anonymous open-miker , Al found himself living in New York, performing in New York City in clubs such as The Comedy Cellar, Stand Up NY and Carolines, while also logging thousands of miles on the road. Al’s hilarious material and his natural rapport with his audiences also got him gigs working with some of the biggest names in comedy, such as Jerry Seinfeld , Jim Carrey, Jimmy Fallon and Dennis Miller.
Al is a firmly established headliner who has delighted audiences in an impressive list of venues ranging from Radio City Music Hall for ESPN’s Espy Awards to Las Vegas, Atlantic City and various major Cruise Lines. Al also has numerous television appearances under his belt, including VH1’s “Standup Spotlight” , A&E’s “Evening at the Improv” , MTV’s “Half Hour Comedy Hour”and Comedy Central’s “Short Attention Span Theater.”
Sonya White combines southern charm with big city street smarts to create a show that won her multiple appearances on CBS’s “Star Search” and a promo spot on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.” Sonya’s additional TV credits include CMT production “Southern Fried Chicks” and FOX Network’s “Night Shift.” Sonya has appeared on Oxygen’s “Girls Behaving Badly.” She has also been featured on “Comcast Comedy Spotlight Roadtrip” and at The U.S. Comedy Arts Festival, which was aired on HBO, E!, and Comedy Central. Both her comedy stage show and her one-woman show, “Airing Dirty Laundry,” are based on real-life experiences and her fond, but irreverent, interactions with friends, family and the world at large.
Also Appearing: Cooter Douglas
With his improvisational style and astute observations on family, religion, relationships, and current events, he continues to be a favorite among audiences from all walks of life. He has appeared on HBO, Showtime’s “Comedy Club Network” , and numerous comedy specials. He can also be seen on “Laffapalooza 2006” on Comedy Central and played the part of Father Cisero in the film “Crossroads.” Oliveira also has been a semi-regular on “Army Wives” on the Lifetime network.
This Rhode Island native, currently tours the country as a standup comedian. He is also a highly regarded actor and writer and can be seen in his one-man show “I’m The Man You Meet Before You Meet The Man You Marry.”
Also appearing: Cooter Douglas
Lance Montalto was born in New Orleans and has traveled the world as a headlining comedian for the past 33 years. Starting in New Orleans with Ellen DeGeneres in the early 80′s at Clyde’s Comedy Corner, he’s never looked back and has toured the world headlining comedy clubs, colleges, corporate events and cruise lines.
He has written for Steve Harvey’s television show, worked with stars such as Ray Charles, James Brown, George Jones, Brenda Lee, Willie Nelson, Billy Idol, Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno, Drew Carey, Brad Garrett, George Wallace, Jeff Foxworthy, Larry The Cable Guy, and many more.
Also performing: Cooter Douglas
A veteran of the comedy stage, Tommy Blaze has appeared in every gas station, residence, warehouse, farmhouse, hen house, outhouse, and doghouse in the country.
Tommy was series regular on the nightly comedy series The Newz, appeared in the hit show Friends and has starred in the movies Rumpelstiltskin, Me Again, Marriage Retreat, Viewer Discretion Advised and the award winning God’s Not Dead. Some of Tommy’s comedy credits include Star Search, MTV 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour, Comic Strip Live and Comedy Central.
His comedy is opinionated, thoughtful, controversial and admittedly one sided. If you are married, single, divorced, parents, gay or lesbian, confused, young, desperate, misguided, lost or easily offended then you need Tommy Blaze to straighten you out!
Also Appearing: Cooter Douglas
Perhaps best known as the comedian who puts the cerebral in Cerebral Palsy, Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around his disability. He exploded onto the national comedy scene by capturing the attention and endearment of the country as the winner of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. Having already established himself as one of the most sought after comedians on the college circuit, his weekly appearances on Last Comic in the summer of 2006 expanded his fan base exponentially. Josh starred in Comedy Central Presents: Josh Blue, which received rave reviews from fans and critics alike and was named the 11th best special on the network in 2011. Most recently, Josh debuted a one-hour Showtime special, Sticky Change, where he cracks jokes and tells stories about everything from being a white African-American, to dealing with cabbies who think he’ll pay in sticky change. The special is currently available on Netflix. He has appeared twice on Ron White’s Comedy Salute to the Troops on CMT and recently made his late night television debut on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.
Josh has appeared as a regular guest star on Comedy Central’s Mind of Mencia and his story has been featured on Fox, CBS, ABC,and MSNBC. He was the first comedian to perform stand-up on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, was named Best Winning Reality Show Guest for his appearance on Live with Regis and Kelly, and made a standout guest appearance on Comics Unleashed. He became the first comic to debut a stand-up special on the big screen when 7 More Days in the Tank was shown in theatres across the country. Blue is set to appear in the sports based comedy 108 Stitches. Portions of the performance also aired on Bravo Network as a half-hour comedy special. Josh is a repeat guest on such nationally syndicated radio programs as NPR’s Talk of the Nation and The Mancow Show and has been featured in numerous print publications including People Magazine and The New York Times. Josh has also performed at the prestigious HBO-Aspen Comedy Festival, Comedy Central’s South Beach Comedy Festival, and The Comedy Festival in Las Vegas. Josh has even become quite an Internet sensation with his top two YouTube videos over 3.5 million plays.
His stand-up routine is in a constant state of evolution and his off-the-cuff improvisational skills guarantee that no two shows are exactly alike. Josh was also a member of the US Paralympic Soccer Team and competed in Athens at the Paralympic Games, the world’s second largest sporting event.
Also Appearing: Hank Denson & Cooter Douglas
Atlanta based comic Hank Denson keeps it real. With topics like being married, kids and life in general, his brutally honest comedy will keep you laughing all night.
Also known as The Joke Dealer, Hank has been seen all over social media outlets as well as on TV and the big screen. He’s opened for comics such as Jamie Foxx, Amy Schumer and Rodney Perry. You may have seen him on BET’s Comic View, in commercials for Comcast, and in “Barbershop 3.” He can also be found in the new Tupac biopic “All Eyez On Me.” Denson has a Facebook live video with over 5.8 million views! Hank is hitting it big, so catch him before he no longer works the small stage!
Also Performing: Cooter Douglas
For Mick Lazinski, comedy has always come naturally. He performs like he was born in the spotlight, but his roots are in the small town of Cudahy, a suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Growing up with three sisters, Mick learned he had an innate ability to tease. Always the class clown, he saw a lot of the principal’s office, but also learned what it takes to make others laugh. Mick’s unique boy-next-door style makes him appealing to many diverse audiences. His material is refreshingly different and creative. Mick has appeared on “Comedy Central,” “The Late Show,” “Evening at the Improv,” “Showtime,” and “Fox TV” just to name a few. His personable nature and ability to find humor in everyday occurrences makes him a name not to forget.
Also Appearing: Walker Hayes & Cooter Douglas
Joey Kola has performed for hundreds of thousands of people throughout his career in the US, Canada, England. His high energy, spot on punch lines, and fast delivery assault an audience like a comedic freight train.
You may have seen him on “Rachel Ray Show”, “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, “The Late Show with David Letterman”, “Comedy Central Presents: Joey Kola”, “The Rosie O’Donnell Show”, “Comedy Centrals: Premium Blend”.
He has also made appearances on “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” with Meredith Viera, “The Apprentice”, “Survivor Finales”, “The Jane Pauley Show”, “Wake Up with Ali and Jack” on CBS, or “The King of Queens” with Kevin James. He toured many casinos with the cast of the Sopranos as part of their live show “Comedy You Can’t Refuse”.
Currently you can find him everyday on the “Martha Stewart Show” as her warm-up artist and lovable sidekick and “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon”.
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Also appearing: Cooter Douglas
Herb is a national touring comedy hypnotist with amazing stage presence. He produces the hottest, most hilarious, and unforgettable hypnotic stage shows in the Southeast. Herb has traveled all over North America from the Bahamas to Las Vegas performing this hilarious show. Catering towards all ages and demographics, this show is a popular choice for families, couples and groups alike. This performance averages an hour and fifteen minutes in length. Whether you’re a star of the show or just joining the audience, everyone is sure to have a great time!