Jackie Monahan is very excited to have her stand up featured on Showtime´s Pride Comedy Jam. She has been taking the country by storm with her national tours, Delightfully Inappropriate and Curiously Strong Comedy. Jackie starred in the feature film, Co-Dependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same which premiered, to rave reviews, at this years Sundance Film Festival. Nominated as Best Female Stand Up Comedian by ECNY and was the winner of Time Out New York´s Joke of the Year in 2009. She is GO Magazine's 100 Women We Love. After Elton declares "Jackie Monahan stands out... she was laugh outloud hilarious. The Edge Provincetown claims "Jackie Monahan is poised to break out to the larger world, a la Ellen." Nothing is off limits with this comedian, so don´t miss any opportunity to see Monahan on the rise.
Host/MC Nik Wilcox THE COMEDY STORE , THE DOWNTOWN COMEDY CLUB, THE HO AND BUTEAU SHOW, LOOSELY LYSISTRATA, AN EVENING WITH LIBERACE
Nik is an actor, comic and a writer. Performing in comedy clubs throughout Los Angeles, Nik´s unique style of humor has been described as being kind, sincere, filthy and inspirational.
Theatre, film, or cracking jokes in front of a mic, Nik Wilcox loves to perform and entertain the audiences. Leaving his hometown of Springfield, Missouri, behind for the big city lights, Nik enrolled in The American Academy of Dramatic Arts (West) to pursue his career in Hollywood. He has continued to hone his craft by supplementing his acting and stand-up comic gigs from the teachings of such schools as The Groundlings, ACME Comedy and Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB). WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Elle Newlands THE COMEDY STORE, COMEDY UNION, ROOM 5, STAR TREK : INTO DARKNESS, THE TONIGHT SHOW
Elle is from Scotland (with the funny accent and yes she does believe that if it isn't Scottish it's crap!). As a voiceover actress, Elle kicks ass in video games such as HALO 4, Assassins Creed 3, Skyrim, World of Warcraft and recently worked in the new Star Trek Into Darkness feature. Nerds love her. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Gerrit Hagen started his career in entertainment at the age of seventeen, when he retired from competitive gymnastics. Looking to do something fun with his acrobatic skills, he joined The Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus, right after high school. This is where he discovered his love for performing, and went on to attend The American Academy of Dramatic Arts (West). Gerrit was also in The Pasadena Shakespeare Company while living in Los Angeles. Returning to his hometown of Boston, he made the rounds at local comedy clubs such as Nick's Comedy Stop, The Comedy Studio and Dick Doherty's Beantown Comedy Vault, among others. Now that he is finally back in Southern California, Gerrit intends to continue working in comedy clubs, acting in television and film, and marketing the original sitcom he has co-written with a fellow Masshole friend of his. BOOK
Comedian Matthew Nouriel DOWNTOWN COMEDY CLUB , THE COMEDY STORE, THE LAUGH FACTORY, THE IMPROV,
Matthew is a British born, Iranian, Jewish Stand-up Comedian/Actor/Egoist Extraordinaire living in Los Angeles, California. In his spare time he enjoys living off of credit cards, kebabs, and the colour gold. Matthew has worked in Film, Television, and Theatre, and performs stand up comedy all over California. BOOK
Comedian Max Mitchell GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB NYC, SECOND CITY TORONTO, NEW YORK COMEDY CLUB, THE COMEDY STORE,
Max Mitchell began standup at Gotham in New York and has performed onstage at the New York Comedy Club, Second City, Toronto, and is a regular at the world famous Comedy Store in LA. An award winning filmmaker, Max wrote and directed 3 feature films. He recently finished his second novel, Seeking Salvador. On Twitter @themaxmitchell WEBSITE | | BOOK
Talia performs regularly in the LA area as well as NY, Philadelphia and any other city that will take her! She has lived in California for 7 years, but still holds on to her Boston phone number as a true sign of commitment. BOOK