Vanessa Pants

Vanessa Pants

Vanessa (Pants) Tortolano has been slinging funnies since she was old enough to talk back. ...

JM Baldwin

JM Baldwin

https://jm1405.wixsite.com/jmjustcomedy/bio

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Larry Garza

Larry Garza

Larry Garza is a comedian based out of San Antonio, Texas and a founding member ...

Katie McKelvie

Katie McKelvie

Katie McKelvie uses comedy to work through her anxiety about various apocalyptic scenarios, death, and ...

Katherine Jessup

Katherine Jessup

Katherine Jessup hopes you like her comedy, but it’s cool if you don’t. (You probably ...

Josh Otusanya

Josh Otusanya

Josh Otusanya is a Chicago comedian and writer originally from Seattle, Washington. He is a ...

Tank Smith

Tank Smith

Jonathan ‘Tank’ Smith grew up on the docile suburban streets of Peachtree City, GA. Now ...

Jason Allen King

Jason Allen King

Jason Allen King is a comedian, actor, writer and award-winning filmmaker from Charlotte, North Carolina. ...

Evan Pittfield

Evan Pittfield

Evan Pittfield grew up in New Jersey, and escaped to North Carolina circa 2007 to ...

Drew Harrison

Drew Harrison

A product of conservative, small town USA, Drew takes the absurd and ridiculous events that ...

Jeremy Adler

Jeremy Adler

Jeremy Alder is a North Carolina comedian with Texas roots. A homeschooler, former minister, and ...

Crystalle

Crystalle

Crystalle took a comedy class several years ago to overcome a fear of microphones, onset ...

Eddie Brill

Eddie Brill

Eddie Brill is a well respected and very funny stand up here in the USA ...

Mo Alexander

Mo Alexander

Mo just appeared in Kevin Hart’s series, Hart in the City. Mo Alexander is an ...

Steve Lesser

Steve Lesser

For over 20 years Steve Lesser has been pleasing crowds with his blended comedic style ...

Zo Myers

Zo Myers

Zo Myers is a stand up comic out of Winston Salem, and regular host at ...

Wills Maxwell

Wills Maxwell

Wills Maxwell, Jr. started doing stand-up comedy when he was in 4th grade. His teacher ...

Wendy Steiner

Wendy Steiner

Wendy Steiner is a half Japanese, half Jewish stand-up comic. She’s a Los Angeles Native ...

Tyler Wood

Tyler Wood

Tyler Wood is a 6’4, 23 year old bumbling buffoon of a young man. Since ...

Troy Dougie

Troy Dougie

A long time comic and familiar face around the Idiot Box, Troy once again brings ...

Troy Coleman

Troy Coleman

Troy is a Wilmington, NC based comedian who shows audiences what a silly boy stuck ...

Tomme O’Neil

Tomme O’Neil

Tomme O’Neil is a comedian and story teller originally from the suburbs of Washington, D.C. ...

Tom Simmons

Tom Simmons

http://www.tomsimmonscomedy.com/bio/

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Sally Ann Hall

Sally Ann Hall

Inspired by the fiery volcanoes of Alaska and the swampy potato marshes of Idaho, trans-ginger ...

Ryan Higgins

Ryan Higgins

Ryan Higgins is a North Carolina comedian who’s been touring the country since 2010. With ...

Rusty Haynes

Rusty Haynes

With a name like Rusty, I didn’t have a lot of career options. It was ...

Reid Pegram

Reid Pegram

Reid Pegram hails from Greensboro, NC and performs all over North Carolina and surrounding areas ...

Reena Calm

Reena Calm

Reena Calm is an East Coast Jew turned Chicago favorite, and one of the most ...

Prateek Srivastava

Prateek Srivastava

Prateek Srivastava (try saying that 3 times fast) is nationally touring comedian based in Chicago. ...

Patrick Lynch

Patrick Lynch

Chicago comedian Patrick has made a name for himself with his unique brand of stand-up ...

Neeraj Srinivasan

Neeraj Srinivasan

Neeraj Srinivasan is a first generation Indian-American comedian from Boise, ID now residing in Portland, ...

Melissa Douty

Melissa Douty

Clean comic, observational humor…Winner of the 2015 Ultimate Comic Challenge…Finished in the top 15 out ...

Megan Brennan

Megan Brennan

Megan Brennan loves a good denim vest and a long denim skirt. She has been ...

Maya Klausner

Maya Klausner

I perform stand up comedy all over New York City on a regular basis and ...

Max Walter

Max Walter

Born in Bloomington, Indiana, Max started his standup career at the Comedy Attic while performing ...

Matt Levy

Matt Levy

Performer Bio:Matt Levy is a 1988-born stand up & sketch comedian, cancer survivor and Night ...

Mary Becquet

Mary Becquet

People say Mary Becquet is stuck up – she’s not stuck up! She’s just dead ...

Mark Brady

Mark Brady

NCs Funniest 2016 from Raleigh NC. Season 10 winner of Fight night Comedy Zone Charlotte. ...

Lucas Gumbrecht

Lucas Gumbrecht

Folicly impaired yeller.

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Liz Greenwood

Liz Greenwood

Liz is becoming increasingly recognized for her unique brand of observational humor. She regularly performs ...

Kory Kling

Kory Kling

8 years of comedy experience. Multiple states and countries. Arizona, L.A., Las Vegas, South Korea, ...

Kimberly Dinaro

Kimberly Dinaro

Kimberly Dinaro is a Brooklyn-based writer and comedian. She graduated from NYU Tisch for Dramatic ...

Kathleen McDonald

Kathleen McDonald

Kathleen McDonald is a comedian based in Chapel Hill, NC. She has performed in the ...

Josh Rosenstein

Josh Rosenstein

Josh Rosenstein is a Chapel Hill, NC based stand-up comedian who performs across the Triangle ...

Josef Anolin

Josef Anolin

Born and raised in Oakland, California, Josef Anolin is a premiere comedian who got his start ...

Jordan Scott Huggins

Jordan Scott Huggins

Jordan Scott Huggins is a comic and writer based in New York City but originally ...

Jordan Makin

Jordan Makin

Born and raised in the heart of Utah County, Jordan Makin had to compensate for ...

John Sucich

John Sucich

John Sucich’s hilarious take on life as a husband and father of three girls gives ...

John Bunyan

John Bunyan

learned comedy writing and editing writing for Gary Burbank (radio comedy sketches) for 20 years. ...

Jill Weiner

Jill Weiner

Born in Atlanta, GA, matured in San Francisco, and now residing in Brooklyn, NY, Jill ...

Jenny Chalikian

Jenny Chalikian

Jenny is a stand up who is just trying her best. In November, she held ...

Jen O’Neill Smith

Jen O’Neill Smith

Jen O’Neill Smith is a stand up comedian from Atlanta, GA. She has produced and ...

JD Etheridge

JD Etheridge

I like grilled cheese sandwiches.

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Jani Tillery

Jani Tillery

Jani is a Washington, D.C. based comedian. She practices law by day and tell jokes ...

Jake Manning

Jake Manning

Jake Manning is a pro wrestler, show producer, podcaster and a stand up comedian. Jake ...

Harpreet Sehmbi

Harpreet Sehmbi

Harpreet’s a stand-up comedian, improviser, writer and actor. She graduated from Second City’s Longform Conservatory ...

Gregory Joseph

Gregory Joseph

Gregory Joseph is a New York City-based comic, writer and producer. Gregory performs regularly at ...

Greg Behrens

Greg Behrens

Greg Behrens is a comedian from Atlanta, GA regularly featured at clubs throughout the country ...

Grant Sheffield

Grant Sheffield

Grant Sheffield is a Raleigh comic who can regularly be seen performing all over the ...

George Anthony

George Anthony

George’s style of comedy is best described as smart, controversial, and also the classic “why ...

Brian Granger

Brian Granger

Loud mouth, and brash. Brian speaks on pop culture and being a dad

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Eric Trundy

Eric Trundy

Eric Trundy is the potato shaped face of comedy in Greensboro. A full time comedian, ...

Drew Robertson

Drew Robertson

Drew Robertson is a comic and artist that lives in Raleigh, NC. He is a ...

Diego Attanasio

Diego Attanasio

Diego Attanasio is a Detroit based comedian originally from Peru who quickly wins over crowds ...

Damon Sumner

Damon Sumner

Damon Sumner has been bringing laughter to people’s lives even before he held a mic ...

Connor Larsen

Connor Larsen

Stand up comic based in Nashville. Winner of the Comedy out the Yazoo showcase in ...

Connor Creagan

Connor Creagan

Connor is a NYC-based stand up comic. He has appeared as an MC and comic ...

Collin Chamberlin

Collin Chamberlin

Collin Chamberlin is a rising comedian from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He started comedy in the summer ...

Charley McMullen

Charley McMullen

Charley McMullen is earning a reputation around the country as a true comic’s comic for ...

Chance Willie

Chance Willie

Chance Willie is a stand up comedian from Nashville, Tennessee. He actually grew up in ...

Bryce Druzin

Bryce Druzin

Fresh out of college and dreaming of a career in stand-up, Bryce Druzin did what ...

Brooke Heinichen

Brooke Heinichen

Brooke is a San Francisco-based up-and-coming stand-up comic who talks and smiles too much. She ...

Jeremiah Coughlan

Jeremiah Coughlan

Jeremiah Coughlan is a comedian. A comedian who physically resembles what would happen if Chris ...

Sam Mazany

Sam Mazany

“That Sam Mazany. He’s one fine comedian and one big mook. Based out of Raleigh, ...

Nik Catwright

Nik Catwright

Young and full of fun energy Nik brings major laughs to the stand-up stage. He’s ...

Mimi Benfield

Mimi Benfield

Mimi J Benfield, also known at the “Gay of Sunshine,” is the funniest/only lesbian comedian ...

Mike Devore

Mike Devore

Mike Devore is the kind of comic who makes you feel like you’re watching one ...

Micah Hanner

Micah Hanner

Micah Hanner is a pretty cool dude overall. Not sure if he’s funny, but he ...

Leo Hodson

Leo Hodson

Greensboro’s own self described, “Sit down stand up.” After an accident rendered him paralyzed eight ...

Lauren Faber

Lauren Faber

Lauren Faber is a feral comedian who was raised in a basement by the early ...

Kristin Carnes

Kristin Carnes

I’m a middle-aged woman who likes to talk about things that make some people uncomfortable ...

Kenyon Adamcik

Kenyon Adamcik

World-renowned! Revolutionary! Attractive! None of these words describe Kenyon Adamcik, but the word funny does. ...

Kandyce August

Kandyce August

Kandyce’s observational humor and her highly animated stage presence make her a joy to watch. ...

Joe Perrow

Joe Perrow

Joe Perrow is a stand up comedian from Raleigh. To everyone’s surprise, Joe won North ...

Holly Lynnea

Holly Lynnea

Charming and unapologetic with a wicked repartee, Holly Lynnea is a Louisville-based comedian and writer. ...

Dylan Uscher

Dylan Uscher

Dylan Uscher is a queer, cancer-surviving stand up comic from Boston, MA. He uses a ...

Caitlin Peluffo

Caitlin Peluffo

Originally hailing from San Francisco, Caitlin Peluffo is a comedian currently living in Brooklyn, NY. ...

Brian Deans

Brian Deans

Brian Deans started his comedy career on the campuses of Greenville NC. And has since ...

Brian Burns

Brian Burns

Brian Burns is a Chapel Hill comedy institution. He has been hosting shows around town ...

Brian Bogart

Brian Bogart

Walking a fine line between charm and deadpan, it’s difficult to discern what might be ...

Brett Hiker

Brett Hiker

Brett Hiker may look like he’s better suited for clearing brush or moving crates down ...

Brandy Brown

Brandy Brown

Brandy Brown is an Actress / Comedian who Performs all over North Carolina. She manages ...

Blaire Postman

Blaire Postman

Blaire Postman is a high energy, storytelling stand up comic with no chill. Her unexpected ...

Ben Popkin

Ben Popkin

Being described by Atlanta’s Living In Town magazine as having “an undeniable likability,”Atlanta has enjoyed ...

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

Ben Jones is one of the fastest rising comics on the road today. After burning ...

Austin Mooney

Austin Mooney

Austin Mooney is a stand up comedian, writer, musician and podcast host from Iowa City. ...

Ashley Hamilton

Ashley Hamilton

Ashley started stand-up comedy in Los Angeles where she performed regularly at the Chatterbox in ...

Arish Singh

Arish Singh

The comedy of Arish Singh, with its unique fusion of absurdist humor and political commentary ...

Ariel Evans

Ariel Evans

Ariel Evans is a Brooklyn-based stand-up comedian. She got her start in her hometown, Seattle, ...

Anthony Crawford

Anthony Crawford

Once dubbed “The Funniest Man You’ve Never Heard Of”, Anthony Crawford has been entertaining crowds ...

Andy Forrester

Andy Forrester

http://www.comicbiga.com/misc/BiG%20A%20Bio%202016.pdf

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Alysia Hush

Alysia Hush

Alysia is from San Antonio (aka the “not Austin” part), Texas. She made her stage ...

Alex Stone

Alex Stone

Alex Stone is a time traveling comedian and friendly bi-ped. He is smart, eccentric, crazy, ...

Alex Garrettson

Alex Garrettson

Alex Garrettson is one of the brightest comics in the NC scene. His sharp wit ...

Aaron Cobb

Aaron Cobb

http://www.cobbcomedy.com/

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Unstoppable Failure

Unstoppable Failure

Comprised of The Brothers Schraeder (A.J. and Al-don) and guest appearances from a rotating cast ...

The Don’t We Boys

The Don’t We Boys

A sketch comedy trio with Sonny Pandit (Don’t), AJ Schraeder (We) and founder Joe Anderson ...

Thunderstood

Thunderstood

Thunderstood is multimedia one man sketch show that has been performed at comedy festivals across ...

Robot Johnson

Robot Johnson

Robot Johnson started because a bunch of funny people drank together and decided to do ...

Nameless Numberhead

Nameless Numberhead

Nameless Numberhead is Maari Suorsa and Henry Riggs. Their work have been featured on FunnyorDie, ...

The Pre Madonnas

The Pre Madonnas

The Pre Madonnas, of Norfolk, VA, rate themselves as a throbbing PG-13 comedy group. Using ...

Pineapple-Shaped Lamps

Pineapple-Shaped Lamps

As Wilmington, NC’s longest-running sketch comedy and shadow cast troupe, Pineapple-Shaped Lamps has been performing ...

High Damma

High Damma

Performing since 2008, High Dramma is a 100% independent sketch comedy troupe that seeks to ...

Ladies & Gentlemen

Ladies & Gentlemen

Ladies & Gentlemen are an award-winning sketch/improv/stand-up duo who have performed at Just For Laughs, ...

Alter iD

Alter iD

In the summer of 2012, Bob began writing his first one man show. Titled “The ...

The Greys

The Greys

The Greys Comedy Band, lifelong friends Patrick McGrail and Derek Leach, bring soaring harmonies, serious ...

Mr. Chrystler

Mr. Chrystler

Julie and Sayjal wrote and currently perform together in The Second City e.t.c.’s 41st review, ...

Turkey Leg

Turkey Leg

Julie Marchiano and Charles Pettitt have over 20 years of comedy experience between them, having ...

Mom’s Adhesive

Mom’s Adhesive

We specialize in a unique long form that we developed called a 3-2-1. It focuses ...

Matt, Mike and Becky

Matt, Mike and Becky

Trumane and Jared perform a monoscene under their Christian names. They’re just two happy dogs.

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BEST PARTY EVER

BEST PARTY EVER

“Seth & Elizabeth are throwing the BEST PARTY EVER and You’re invited!!!” Elizabeth and Seth ...

Commonwealth

Commonwealth

Commonwealth was formed for the greater, common good of improvised comedy. We are a body ...

Fan Club

Fan Club

On stage, Fan Club is a longform improv team from the Philly Improv Theater. Behind ...

Land Mermaids

Land Mermaids

We’re an all female team from Chapel Hill. Lots of characters, lots of scenes, lots ...

the Bunker Dogs

the Bunker Dogs

The Bunker Dogs are committed to bringing quality short form and long form improv to ...

The Estesstentials

The Estesstentials

The Estesstentials is a group of teen improvisers studying at Moonlight Stage Company under the ...

Now are the Foxes

Now are the Foxes

Charlotte’s Comedy Superteam – Made up of the best actors, improvisors, and comedians in the ...

HS2

HS2

Formed in January 2017 by Justin McNeil and Andrew Gleason, HS2 is a monoscene duo. ...

Shari Díaz

Shari Díaz

www.facebook.com/sharidiazcomedy

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Headliner Announcement: Ms. Pat

Headliner Announcement: Ms. Pat

Ms. Pat will be here to make y’all laugh in February too! You have seen ...

Headliner Announcement: Eddie Pepitone

Headliner Announcement: Eddie Pepitone

Eddie Pepitone will be here for The North Carolina Comedy Festival. Nicknamed “The Bitter Buddha”, ...

2nd Headliner Announcement: Todd Glass!

2nd Headliner Announcement: Todd Glass!

Woohoo! Todd Glass will be here for The North Carolina Comedy Festival and we are ...

Sasheer Zamata

Sasheer Zamata

The North Carolina Comedy Festival is happy to announce Sasheer Zamata will be performing at ...

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