Brooklyn Comedy Festival presents
GAME NIGHT - A Comedy Show
Nathan Macintosh, Jeffrey Joseph, Brooke Van Poppelen, Aparna Nancherla, Will Winner, Kyle Ayers
186 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY, 11211
Doors 7:30 PM / Show 8:00 PM
This event is 21 and over
GAME NIGHT - A Comedy Show
The 3rd Monday of every month, your host Kyle Ayers invites you to join a slew of amazing comedians in reliving the very best games of many a summer ago.
Will it be Madlibs? Will it be Taboo? Will it be Family Feud? Will it be Ultimate Outburst? Will it be Monopoly?
It WILL be nostalgia at it's very best - and funniest.
With his ranty, ‘need to get this out’ style, Nathan Macintosh is an award winning comedian who offers a deeper, different perspective that’s always fresh and funny. His opinions and thoughts focus on a unique sense of individuality, making him compelling and interesting, while touching on topics most people overlook, and leaving them thinking about them for days after.
Nathan has performed at many of the major comedy festivals, including the Halifax Comedy Festival in 2009 and 2012, the Boston Comedy Festival in 2010, and the prestigious 'Just For Laughs' comedy festival in 2010 and 2012.
He has been seen on TV, having taped his own half hour Comedy Now! special shown on The Comedy Network/CTV, JFL 'Talk of the Fest' Gala shown on The Comedy Network, The 10th Annual Canadian Comedy Awards shown on The Comedy Network, twice on CBC's 'The Debaters' which aired on CBC, an appearance on MuchMusic's 'Stars Gone Wild', 'Stand Up and Bite Me' on Bite TV, and had a small role in the critically acclaimed film "The Wait" which premiered at the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival and aired on CBC. He has also written for TV, being a story editor for "The Latest Buzz," which aired on the Family Channel.
Nathan has also been heard on radio, having taped multiple episodes of CBC radios "The Debaters", XM radios "Laugh Attack" and "Chomping at The Bit".
He has been nominated for multiple Canadian Comedy Awards, including 'Best Writing' and 'Best Taped Performance', winning one in 2009, and winning the Tim Simms Encouragement Award in 2007.
"lively and immensely likeable" - Eye Weekly
Jeffrey is an Emmy nominated comedy writer, an accomplished Stand Up Comedian and an award winning Actor. He starred in the feature film The Wrong Mr. Johnson and has appeared opposite such stars as Will Smith, Whoopie Goldberg and Bill Murray. On TV Jeff was a regular on The Popcorn Kid, HBO's Dream On, Fox's The Late Show, Haywire and Comic Strip Live. He's also written and developed television pilots for Fox, ABC, MGM, Imagine and Castle Rock. As a stand up comedian, he has appeared on national television dozens of times including on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Jeffrey also finds the time to work as a Teaching Artist in under-served NYC High Schools.He spends his spare time writing flossy Bio's in the third person and brushing his hair.
Brooke Van Poppelen
Brooke Van Poppelen is a comedian and writer living in NYC. She was an ECNY nominee two years in a row for "Emerging Comic" and "Best Female Stand-Up". She has also appeared on TLC's American Chopper as Mikey Teutul's comedy coach, and will be on the upcoming Comedy Central show Jon Benjamin Has A Van. Brooke has writen for truTV network, AOL's Lemondrop.com, Glamour and Details magazine.
Aparna Nancherla started doing comedy in Washington, DC, before moving to Los Angeles and becoming wildly popular there. Last year, she was snapped up by FX's Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, where she was hired as a writer and even appeared on camera for a few popular, funny segments. She currently splits her time between both coasts and her other credits include Last Comic Standing and WTF with Marc Maron."
Kyle Ayers is the young, loveable comedian that brought you "Kanye West's Publicist" on Funny Or Die - and now "GAME NIGHT - a Comedy Show" the first Monday of every month!