The 2017 Crapshoot Comedy Festival presents...
Matt Braunger and friends
Sabrina Jalees, Liza Treyger, Kurt Braunohler, Matt Braunger
300 N Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV, 89101
Doors 7:30 PM / Show 8:00 PM (event ends at 9:30 PM)
This event is 21 and over
@SabrinaJalees is a Canadian comedian, actor, keynote speaker and writer based in Brooklyn. As a stand-up she's toured North America, England, South Africa and played the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival. She's appeared in Last Comic Standing, Flashpoint, played a pregnant teen in Lifetime'sMom at Sixteen and is currently a staff writer on NBC's new half-hour comedy Crowded. She's the Gemini and International Emmy nominated host of YTV's In Real Life. While Canadians saw her grow up on Much Music's Video On Trial, she's gone on to appear on MTV'S Failosophy, VH1's Best Week Ever, Comedy Central's Adam Devine's House Party and The Nightly Show. Most recently Sabrina joined the cast of Amazon's Transparent for a pretty climactic role in the third season. Episode two. You're gonna wanna watch it.
Liza Treyger is a Chicago-bred standup comic who now resides in NYC. She really misses alleys, her favorite bartenders, and her Russian parents. Liza's Half Hour and first album was released by COMEDY CENTRAL in August 2015. She has performed at the JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL in Montreal and has appeared on ADAM DEVINE'S HOUSE PARTY on COMEDY CENTRAL, CHELSEA LATELY and MTV'S JOKING OFF. She was thrilled to be a part of the NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL 2012 as one of COMEDY CENTRAL'S COMICS TO WATCH (where she got to watch shows and eat cake balls with two professional wrestlers!). Check out her super cool web series HOW MANY QUESTIONS.
Kurt Braunohler is a comedian, actor, skywriter, and jet-skier, who has committed his career to "inserting absurdity into stranger's lives to make the world a better place." His stand-up has been described as, "refreshing idiocy from an enthusiastic weirdo". This show is being recorded for his first televised hour of comedy, which will air on Comedy Central. On TV, Kurt can been seen (or heard) on Deadbeat, Bob's Burgers, New Girl, Kroll Show, @midnight, Drunk History, John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show, Adam Devine's House Party, and as host of IFC's comedy game show Bunk!. Kurt also had a Comedy Central web series called Roustabout, where he rode a jet ski from Chicago to New Orleans to help families in need in Africa. Kurt has performed on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Conan, and Late Night with Seth Meyers. He just completed production for the forthcoming Judd Apatow-produced film The Big Sick, which is set to release in 2017.
Kurt's chart-topping debut album How Do I Land?, recorded live at packed rock clubs, was the first comedy release for venerable indie label Kill Rock Stars. Called "a prolific stand-up comedian" by the Los Angeles Times, He has also been featured on Variety's annual prestigious "10 Comics To Watch" list. Kurt has a popular podcast "The K Ohle with Kurt Braunohler." Kurt co-created and has co-hosted the continuously sold-out variety show "Hot Tub" for 11 years with comedy writing partner Kristen Schaal.
Matt Braunger was raised in Portland, Oregon. An actor since childhood, Matt studied theatre in New York and improvisation in Chicago under such luminaries as Susan Messing and Del Close.
Matt's television credits include a recurring role on NBC's UP ALL NIGHT, a series regular role on MADtv, and various roles on The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, The Late Show with David Letterman, United States of Tara, Pushing Daisies, Carpoolers, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Acceptable TV, and Live At Gotham. He is also a regular guest on the Chelsea Lately roundtable. In 2009, he was named to Variety's Top 10 Comics to Watch and Comedy Central's Hot 9 in '09 list, his debut album Soak Up The Night was released by Comedy Central Records and named to the iTunes REWIND Top 20 Albums of 2009 In 2010, he recorded his half hour Comedy Central Presents special and in 2011 recorded an hour-long special entitled SHOVEL FIGHTER. Along with touring comedy clubs across the country he is also a regular at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles. Matt has also performed at a variety of prestigious comedy festivals including the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal and Chicago, The TBS Comedy Festival Las Vegas, South By Southwest. Matt won the 2008 "Best Of The Fest" at the inaugural Rooftop Comedy Festival in Aspen and he co-founded the popular Bridgetown Comedy Festival that takes place annually in Portland.
Comedy Central, Netflix and every late-night talk show running has seen these artists ply their craft. There really is no surer bet if you want to see five comics crush at Crapshoot. Learn more about these comics and more at CrapshootComedyFestival.com