Funday Sunday w/Samuel J Comroe from Conan Starring: Preferred Parking Comedy Tour CONAN ON TBS, LAFF IT OFF WITH GRACE, NACA NATIONALS 2014, AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, September 28th, 2014 at 7:00PM
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Drew Lynch, a young actor looking forward to a professional acting career, is hit in the throat with a softball and is suddenly forced to deal with a new disability, a stutter. Samuel J. Comroe, a successful comedian who was born with Tourette Syndrome, befriends Drew and helps him learn how to make the best of his situation. Together they put together a comedy tour showcasing themselves in front of the pickiest of all audiences- college students. Follow them as they go on the road and perform at colleges and clubs incorporating a Q & A segment at the end of each show while they slowly change people's perspective about people with disabilities. A truly silly and inspirational comedy show about seeing the humor in life and turning everyday adversities into "Preferred Parking."
Host/MC Taylor Tomlinson THE COMEDY STORE, SAN DIEGO COMEDY FESTIVAL, MADHOUSE COMEDY CLUB
Taylor Tomlinson started doing stand up comedy when she was just sixteen years old. Since then, she has performed at comedy clubs, churches, schools, coffee shops, and other questionable, rented spaces around Southern California, opening for headliners like Karen Rontowski, Dat Phan and Michael Jr. She has appeared on UT-TV, JCTV, TBN, and been involved in benefits for programs such as Breaking Chains, The Eden Project, and various other fundraising events. She is currently pursuing a degree in Communication so she has a rock solid back-up plan to stand up comedy. WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Drew Lynch OPENER FOR BO BURNHAM, NBC DIVERSITY FINALS 2013, FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB
Born in Indiana and raised in Las Vegas, Drew graduated high school with aspirations of becoming a fully articulate film actor in Los Angeles. At age 20 during a company softball game, Drew got hit in the throat with causing his vocal chord to paralyze, turning his chattering into stuttering. This life-changing injury sparked a passion for writing and performing Stand up Comedy, bringing to life the social hardships of dealing with a newly-found speech impediment. Inspired by the comedy of Louis C.K., Dave Chappell, and the up and coming Samuel J. Comroe, Drew is on a mission to make you laugh. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Samuel J Comroe CONAN ON TBS, BET, FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB, BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL, REAL HUSBANDS HOLLYWOOD
What if Stand Up Comedy and Tourette Syndrome met face to face? Meet Samuel Comroe, a young brave comedian who shares his trials and tribulations about living with Tourette Syndrome and turns them into an unforgettable Stand up comedy set. Funny, energetic and vibrant. You won't want to wait to see what Sam is up to next! WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Charles Greaves UCB, COMEDY SPORTZ LA, BANG COMEDY THEATRE, FLAPPERS, THE COMEDY STORE
This New York raised comedian/improvisor/actor is a truth teller at heart. He's a boxer who tends to repeat jokes, due to the amount of punches taken to the head. He's afraid to travel because he's not sure where it's safe for black people. You wont want to miss this comedian. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jose Alvarez FLAPPERS BURBANK, UCCC ROUND 7 WINNER, THE ICE HOUSE PASADENA, SAN DIEGO COMEDY FESTIVAL, THE NINE DRINK MINIMUM
Born in Mexico, and raised in Los Angeles, a lot of Jose's sense of humor comes from the fact that he is suffering from one hell of an identity crisis. Is he Mexican? Is he American? Is he funny? Who knows... The rest of his humor comes from the fact that he's also a university English professor. No, seriously, he's even on a website called ratemyprofessor.com. So, between teaching, and doing stand-up comedy, you can just imagine how much he needs a little laughter in his life. In Los Angeles, Jose has integrated himself to the local comedy scene, and can be caught at comedy spots across town, as well as co-hosting one of the hottest indie comedy shows in L.A., "The Nine Drink Minimum with Jose and Delanie."
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An avid baseball fan, Rick discovered that it wasn't the best career choice to join the Navy to see Cubs games. The Missouri native shares many attributes to his idol Dana Carvey such as a nose, and the ability to walk. BOOK
We can't tell you who it is...But this guest is a major celebrity and will definitely make you laugh! You be leaving Flappers bragging to your friends about the talent you saw at Flappers Last night. BOOK