Comedy Central's Up Next Competition Winner
Greg Coleman, Ryan Kahl
408 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN, 55425
Doors 9:00 PM / Show 9:30 PM
This event is 18 and over
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Many comedians are courageous, but it takes a special type of spirit to begin your stand-up career while in prison. Ali Siddiq has just that type spirit. He stood in front of a judgmental crowd and petitioned for their time and attention and has been captivating audiences ever since.
Headlining multiple US Comedy Clubs and others around the world Ali has shown his ability to engage diverse audiences leaving many on their feet talking everything from fatherhood, politics, grocery shopping and education to Nigerian stripper associations. The most recent winner of Comedy Central’s Up Next Competition Houston’s Ali has appeared on Showtime’s Ladies Night Out Tour, Centric’s 2014 All Star Taping, BET’s Comic View and HBO’s Def Comedy Jam. With 3 released albums, 2 just last year, Ali is preparing a 5th for 201
Greg Coleman has been active in the Minnesota comedy scene since 2012. Coleman was voted Best Comic of 2012 at the MN Comedy Awards, was acknowledged as a Top 10 Performer at the Greg Coleman has been active in the Minnesota comedy scene since 2012. Coleman was voted Best Comic of 2012 at the MN Comedy Awards.
Greg placed a Top 5 score at the 2014 American Black Film Festival Comedy Wings Competition. Recently he was named one of the top 5 comics to watch in 2016 in the Twin Cities by The Growler dot com magazine. Coleman has gained a reputation as a strong performer, with a twisted point of view of our world and his life and fun and surprising stories from his many years as a public school teacher. On stage, Coleman comes across as cool, confident, and comfortable.