Martin Harris Comedy Industry Showcase Starring: Londale Theus Jr. CHELSEA LATELY, TONIGHT SHOW W/ JAY LENO, STATE FARM W/ CHRIS PAUL, UCCC CELEB JUDGE WINNER, COMEDY STORE February 24th, 2013 at 7:00PM
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Londale Theus Jr. is an actor, comedian, improviser, and writer hailing from Los Angeles. After a knee injury ended his days of Division 1 College Basketball, his interest in comedy and performing led him to CSU Long Beach´s Theatre Program. Upon finishing his two years in the program, he started working as a full time actor in TV (Chelsea Lately), Film, and National Commercials (State Farm, Mini Cooper). He does stand up all over LA, has won comedy competitions at Flappers, and also trains at the Upright Citizen's Brigade as an improviser as well as performs all over town with his improv group Low Income Kids..
Host/MC Martin Harris VIOLENT BLUE, PLAYBACK, THE COMEDY STORE , FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB, BLUE DREAM
Martin is an accomplished writer who published in over 20 countries (incl UK. Germany, Spain, Italy, Poland, Japan, Canada, South Africa). Moved to Los Angeles in 2008 and started his career as actor, comedian and producer. Performed all over L.A and played over 20 roles in TV/films. Produced his comedy shows in Comedy Store and Flappers among others. Big Lakers fan WEBSITE | BOOK
Manon Lucy Mathews is an American actress born and raised in Los Angeles. She graduated from Calabasas High School and went on to Santa Barbara City College where she studied Film Production, Dance and Theater. She is an ALUMNI of The Second City Conservatory (Hollywood), and starred in the GRADUATE show, "Friends with Medical Benefits". She has studied at The Groundlings and Upright Citizens Brigade. She performs STAND-UP comedy at The Comedy Store, The Improv, and Flappers Comedy Club. She won 1st place in the competition "The good, the bad and the funny" at The Haha Cafe. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Jeff is a former teacher from Worcester, MA. He went to 3 different colleges that you've never heard of and taught in the same town he grew up in. On a whim, he decided to retire in order to follow his life-long dream of starving to death near the Pacific Ocean while telling jokes at people.
In a relatively short time, Jeff has burned up the New England Comedy Scene, performing in popular spots such as The Middle East in Cambridge, Worcester's "Sexiest Show in Town", was a regular guest on the Meatball Comedy Stop, and quickly went from a feature to a headliner at Frank's Comedy Safari.
He's 80% sure he's a Libra. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Skyler Payne has performed stand up comedy at places like the world famous Comedy Store and Flappers and regularly performs improv throughout L.A. He captured runner up in "The X-cution", a 15 week, iron man improv competition held in Westwood, California.
One of his most proud moments is co-founding an improv troupe known as Monkey Butler which now teaches and performs improv around the world (monkeybutlercomedy.com). He is happy to be a teacher, coach, and performer for Monkey Butler performing with the team Chauffeur.
Skyler is now getting deeper into stand up and recently won the July stand up competition at Dipiazza´s in Long Beach. He also enjoys performing for shows produced by his church, Mosaic, which is a strong spiritual and artistic community in Los Angeles. BOOK
Comedian Whitney Rice THE COMEDY STORE, LAUGH FACTORY, IRVINE IMPROV, YOMYOMF, MAD MEN
Whitney is a professor turned actress from Virginia who moved to Los Angeles after watching a documentary on Carol Burnett. In the short time Whitney has been in LA, she booked the lead in an upcoming feature "Limbus" and co-founded "We Be Bitches Productions". Her work has been featured in The Atlantic Wire and Women in Film press. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Brad has been an actor, performer, writer, and all around troublemaker since he was born. He began honing his skills at SUNY Brockport, where alongside his Sociology degree, he earned a degree in Theatre. After appearing in numerous stage productions, he began his comedy career by joining Rochester's Nuts an Bolts improv troupe, performing professionally for two years. He then moved to LA, where he continued training at Stella Adler and Playhouse West. Currently, he appeared in, and helped produce the independent film Killing Frisco. Aside from quoting The Big Lebowski, and Platoon, Brad also loves making others laugh, and he is happy to share his comedy with you. BOOK
Fernando, originally from Texas, made his move to Chicago in 2004 where he studied and performed for The Second City and iO Theater. He made his move to LA in 2011 and recently recorded his first comedy album entitled, "In My Very Humble Opinion". He is constantly auditioning for Latino roles and currently holds the record for most auditions without a call back. His main goal in life is to be able to sleep in whenever he wants instead of being in traffic at 7:26am going to a desk job that he hates. Please laugh at him, he needs this. BOOK