Make Laughter Count presents It Gets Funnier: The All About [New Year's] EVE EVE Show
Make Laughter Count
It Gets Funnier:
The All About [New Year's] EVE EVE Show
December 30th, 2010 @ 930pm
at THE DUPLEX
New York's Legendary Piano Bar and Cabaret
featuring JESSICA KIRSON
w/special guest RICH KIAMCO
plus DANNY COHEN, FRANK LIOTTI
+ other hilarious friends
Jessica's unique style and powerful stage presence captures the attention of audiences everywhere she performs. She's received the MAC Award for "Best Female Comic" in New York City. Once you have seen her amazing talent, it is easy to understand why she was selected to perform at the Hamptons, Toyota, Marshall's Women in Comedy, and Las
Vegas comedy festivals. She has been featured on Comedy Central's "Premium Blend" and "Fresh Faces," Nickelodeon's "Sixth in the Suburbs," Noggin's "LOL," VH1's "Awesomely Bad Hair," "Awesomely Bad Love Songs," Oxygen's premier game show "Can You Tell?," Bravo's "The Great Things About Being," The Women's Television Network's "She's So Funny," NBC's "Last Comic Standing" Seasons 2 and 3, "Last Call With Carson Daly"and two appearances on "The Tonight Show".
Jessica's hilarious characters and amazing crowd work are nothing short of spectacular and she will be undoubtedly be wowing audiences across the country for years to come. www.JessicaKirson.com
Rich is a force of nature that rips across the stage leaving laughter, tears and applause in his wake. His comedy career began with a sewing machine while attending the Fashion Institute Of Technology. He began performing stand-up at campus events and then became the costume designer for comedian Judy Tenuta. He eventually began performing with Judy as her love slave / backup dancer, appearing in venues across the country, in Las Vegas and on The Howard Stern Show and a he's never left the stage since. His one man show, UNACCESSORIZED, received the Overall Excellence Award in Solo Performance at the NY International Fringe Festival and Best Solo Show at the Montreal GLBT International Theatre Festival. Rich has brought his tsunami of comedy to campuses and venues across the USA, Canada, China and the Philippines. He is a frequent guest on Sirius XM Satellite Radio's OutQ: Focus Group, was featured on Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, and co-hosted the WE channel's 3 Men And A Chick Flick.
NYC based comedian, Danny Cohen, first gained recognition as the co-creator and co-host of Spin Cycle Comedy, a weekly comedy/variety show held in a Laundromat. The success of this show was featured in the style section of The New York Times, ABC News, CNN, MTV, Marie Claire Japan, Newsweek and London's The Sunday Independent. Danny has also appeared on Comedy Centrals Premium Blend, and was the 1st runner up in the search for AMERICAS WACKIEST COMEDIAN! Danny won Best Spec for his short animation BEN GAY in The Underground Film Festival, and in 2010 he received the MAC Award for Outstanding male comic in NYC. He's performed for the "Just for Laughs Comedy Festival Special Olympics in Montreal and is always a favorite somewhere.
Frank has been seen playing criminals on multiple episodes of Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, Fox TV's Jonny Zero, Canturbury's Law with Julianna Margulies, and others. A graduate of Yale School of Drama, he landed the cover of The New York Times Arts and Leisure section for the production of "Cats Talk Back", a mocumentary of life as a cast member within the Broadway hit "Cats", which was the winner of "Best Overall Production" in the 2003 NYC Fringe Festival. He recently came in first place in the New York division of the prestigious Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, and goes on to compete in the finals in Atlanta, Georgia this upcoming April.
other hilarious friends appearing as well!
$20 AT DOOR
- 2 DRINK MINIMUM PER PERSON
- NO LATE SEATING **BE AT THE THEATRE BY 9:15PM
- NO one under 21 will be admitted
61 Christopher Street
New York, NY 10014
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|