Hey™: An Evening with John Early and Kate Berlant
plus special guests Greg Johnson, Hamm
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
Doors 7:30 PM / Show 8:00 PM
This event is 21 and over
Based in Brooklyn, Kate Berlant performs across the country and was recently profiled in the New York Times. She was named as one of Comedy Central’s Top Ten Comics to Watch in 2013 and has performed in festivals such as the New York Comedy Festival, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, and the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival. She was recently named by Splitsider as one of the Top 10 Up-And-Coming Comedians and was named by Time Out New York as one of the “Three Comics to Watch” in 2012. She was commissioned by The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles to make work for their online channel and just completed an international tour opening for musician Father John Misty.
John Early is a comedian who wrote, created, and starred in a critically acclaimed miniseries for Vimeo called 555 with frequent collaborator Kate Berlant, directed by Andrew DeYoung. He also wrote, executive produced, and starred in his own episode of Netflix's THE CHARACTERS. John has appeared on TV in WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER, 30 ROCK, BROAD CITY, DIFFICULT PEOPLE, HIGH MAINTENANCE, LOVE, PORTLANDIA, HATERS BACK OFF, and ANIMALS and in the films BEATRIZ AT DINNER, OTHER PEOPLE, NEIGHBORS 2, and FORT TILDEN. He plays Elliott in SEARCH PARTY on TBS and will soon appear in the films FUN MOM DINNER and THE DISASTER ARTIST opposite Sharon Stone. He was a writer for Season 4 of BILLY ON THE STREET. While in New York, he was an Artist in Residence and Comedy Curator at Ars Nova, where he hosted the variety show Showgasm. He performed his solo show Literally Me (4 time New York Times Critics' Pick) at Joe's Pub and The Bell House, and co-hosted a weekly stand up show at Cake Shop. He has performed stand up at various comedy festivals including Montreal Just For Laughs, Bonnaroo, South by Southwest, Pemberton, Treasure Island, Outside Lands, Riot LA, and Festival Supreme. He was born in Nashville, Tennessee and is a graduate of the Atlantic Acting School at Tisch School of the Arts NYU.
photo: Michael Delaney
plus special guests Greg Johnson
Critically-praised NYC comedian and all around good guy.
HAMM aka Theda Hammel is an incredibly successful model. She has released an EP of original music called "Very Great" and a set of Sondheim covers called "SondHamm" both of which can be heard at majortransceleb.com. She also occasionally releases video podcasts to YouTube. If you're free on a Tuesday and are emotionally damaged come to her weekly event Rageaholics: An Oasis of Peace for Turbulent Homosexuals at Macri Park, from 7:00-10:00. Multiple TONYs, BAFTAs, and Oscars.
photo: Theda Hammel
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