This special one night event features Jeff Kreisler with comedy superstars (and Boston-forged comics) Baratunde Thurston and Myq Kaplan.
SUNDAY september 28
"A welcome reminder of a time when comedy cut a lot closer to the issues of the day than most comics now dare." - Dallas Morning News
"A highlight." - The New York Times
"Jeff Kreisler and his Comedy Against Evil show were amazing. Jeff's act was thought provoking, edgy, and quite hilarious. We're definitely asking him back next year because he had all of us on the floor laughing for an entire hour." - Georgetown University
"Excellent comedy... Clever, well-presented political stuff..." - The Scotsman
JEFF KREISLER is writer for Comedy Central's Indecision2008, 23/6, & CNN.com, winner of the Bill Hicks Spirit Award for Thought Provoking Comedy, cast member of Shoot The Messenger (from the creator of The Daily Show), author of Get Rich Cheating, and executive editor of MY Wall Street Journal. He's toured the world performing comedy, gone to great schools, played college football, jammed on the saxophone, most of all, he loves asparagus.
MYQ KAPLAN is a comedian named Myq Kaplan. He was voted Best Comedian in Boston by the Boston Phoenix, is featured at the inaugural Great American Comedy Festival at the Johnny Carson Theater, and he makes his Comedy Central debut this summer on 'Live at Gotham.' He's done other things worth bragging in the past as well. For that and more, feel free to visit www.myqkaplan.com or call his grandmother, she keeps meticulous records.
BARATUNDE THURSTON is a conscious comic and vigilante pundit. He was nominated for the Bill Hicks Award for Thought Provoking Comedy, declared a Champion of the First Amendment by Iowa State, and called "someone I need to know" by Barack Obama. He has appeared on NPR, the BBC, CNN, The New York Times and ComedyCentral.com. Baratunde performs regularly in New York City, where he works by day as Web Editor for The Onion.
SUNDAY september 28
Official Website: http://www.clubpassim.org/passimcalendar/viewEvent2.php?evt=1212595943
Added by baratunde on September 14, 2008