THE KING DAVIDS OF COMEDY PERFORM LIVE ON THE COMIX STAGE!
NEW YORK, NY – Forget the "Kings of Comedy!" The King Davids of Comedy take to the Comix stage for one night only with their hilarious schtick in the great tradition of Jewish comedy. Steve Hofstetter from “White Boyz in the Hood” hosts this night of laughs featuring Judy Gold, Eddie Brill, Jessica Kirson and more.
Thursday, April 12, 2007
353 West 14th Street
New York, NY 10014
8:00 PM - $18 plus two items.
Tickets for The King Davids of Comedy can be purchased online at www.comixny.com or by calling 212.524.2500.
ABOUT THE PERFORMERS:
Judy Gold- Emmy Award-winning actress and comedian Judy Gold, is the star of the critically acclaimed Off-Broadway show 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother. Judy was nominated for the 2006 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance.
Her most recent TV specials include a half-hour comedy special for LOGO, and she is featured in the HBO documentary All Aboard: Rosie’s Family Cruise. Her stand-up specials include Comedy Central Presents: Judy Gold, Comedy Central’s Tough Crowd Stands Up, and an HBO half-hour special, which received a Cable Ace Award. Gold was most recently seen in the smash hit film The Aristocrats. Gold has also won two Emmy Awards for writing and producing The Rose O’Donnell Show.
For the past ten years and counting, Eddie Brill has worked on the Late Show with David Letterman. He is the audience warm-up and talent coordinator for the comedians who appear on the show.
He performed on some of the greatest stages in the world including The Shrine Auditorium and Radio City Music Hall. He has been the audience warm-up for many shows including the "Dana Carvey Show," "Madigan Men," "This is Your Life" and for a short time....early episodes of "Saved By The Bell." He has appeared in numerous films as an actor...most recently, "30 Years To Life" with Tracy Morgan. He has used his voice talents in many animated series including Comedy Central's "Dr Katz" and ABC's "Science Court.”
Jessica Kirson’s unique style and captivating stage presence captures the attention of audiences and club bookers everywhere she performs. Her wide variety of characters brings a diverse energy to her routine.
She has been featured on various television shows, including, Comedy Central's "Premium Blend" and "Fresh Faces," Nickelodeon's "Sixth in the Suburbs," Noggin's "LOL," VH1's "Awesomely Bad" Shows, Oxygen's premier game show "Can You Tell?," Bravo's "The Great Things About Being," The Women's Television Network's, "She's So Funny," NBC's "Last Comic Standing" Seasons 2 and 3, NBC's "Last Call With Carson Daly", and, "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno". This fall she can be seen on Showtime's, "White Boyz in the Hood".
Jon Fisch- was chosen as one of Comedy Central's Fresh Faces of Comedy and named one of Back Stage Magazine's 10 Standout Stand-ups. Jon was a critical favorite at the prestigious Montreal "Just for Laughs" comedy festival as part of the "New Faces" showcase and the Club Series show "Dating It". Jon's appearances on Last Comic Standing 4 gained him wide recognition and a new legion of fans. He has also been seen on Comedy Central's Premium Blend and has contributed to the Onion's "Say Something Funny". Jon tours the country performing at theatres, clubs, colleges and corporate events and can be seen regularly in NYC at Gotham Comedy Club and the Comedy Cellar.
COMIX is New York's hottest new comedy nightclub featuring headline comedians and established New York-area comics, the best of cutting edge alternative comedy, improv and sketch comedy as well as music and variety programming. Comix is an elegant space with comfortable seating, unobstructed stage views, the purest sound and superior food. Comix is located at 353 W. 14th Street, New York, NY 10014. Visit www.comixny.com or call 212.524.2500 for tickets and more.
Official Website: http://www.comixny.com