Paul Ogata is an award-winning stand-up comic. Ogata has made appearances on Comedy Central, Showtime, CBS, TBS and NBC. On the big screen, you can see him in the controversial new comedy, "Porndogs", alongside Ron Jeremy. Taking on subjects oft-considered as taboo, Paul Ogata keeps the audience laughing nonetheless with an impish mischievousness. As the South China Morning Post said, Paul´s "cherubic grin belies a wicked funny streak." Ogata delivers with an animated and quick style, and offers audiences a show that is frequently different in content from night to night, but always hilarious.
Every Friday and Saturday night Flappers Comedy Club- Claremont presents live Comedy Entertainment. Fresh from the Packing House. Plenty of Free Parking and Lots of Laughs. Shows will run with major headliners every weekend. With occasional Charity Fundraising Events. We have amazing Flat Iron Griller Sandwiches, Wings, Salads, and Desserts. Also still celebrating the repeal of Prohibition we are proud to serve you BEER AND WINE with your meal. FREE PARKING at the parking structure at the corner of First and Indian Hill. Pre-Purchase ticket suggested for guaranteed seating. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | EPK | BOOK
Host/MC Laura Hayden STAND UP IN STILETTOS , LAUGHS ON FOX, AFE MILITARY TOURS , EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL,
Laura Hayden Comedian/Doctor/shoe fanatic Laura recently appeared on "Stand Up In Stilettos" for TV Guide Network. In addition to numerous other radio, TV and podcasts appearances worldwide in August, she to returned to Scotland for the 5th year in a row to participate in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In July, completed a three -week Middle East military. Laura is currently working on a book, turning her dissertation; " The Healing Aspects of Laughter as it Pertains to Stress and Burnout" (yes officially she is Dr. Laura, but not THAT Dr. Laura) in turn a speaker´s platform to help heal a world so in need of levity. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
Feature Mark Fernandez QUE LOCOS, LATINO LAUGH FEST, FUNNY IS FUNNY , ASIA ST. COMEDY, COMEDY CENTRAL
Mark Fernandez is a multi-hyphenate from San Diego, California. He moved to the L.A. area, in 1997, to chase the dream of success in Hollywood. Upon arriving, he knew a good deal when he saw it, and purchased 3 T-shirts for $10. It's been gravy ever since. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Shawn Felipe FOOD NETWORK STAR, TOP 7 SF COMEDY COMP 2011, NATIONAL LAMPOON'S RADIO, NBC COP SERIES,
Based on demand, Shawn´s live stand-up performances continue to extend worldwide from the U.S to Singapore, Canada, Japan, and the Middle East, as well as to universities nationwide. Most recently, Shawn and a team from Hawaii- "ALOHA PLATE"- casted in Season 4 of "The Food Network´s No.2-ranked reality show, "The Great Food Truck Race." The season will premiering on Aug 18, 2013 - Finale on Sept 29 2013. The "ALOHA PLATE" food truck ended up winning the Season Four Competition-the finale of which was held in Washington, D.C--and Shawn and his team are currently starting up their own food truck business, with the goal of franchising and expanding their brand once they acquire more trucks. The Original "Aloha Plate" food truck that entered "The Great Food Truck Race" competition will stay in Irvine, CA. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |