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Brick City Comedy Revue

Brick City Comedy Revue

Details

  • Dates: May 7, 2021 - September 3, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
  • Location: Kilkenny Ale House
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: $10
Newark's longest running comedy show returns to Kilkenny Alehouse. Hosted by Justin Williams and DJ Manny Faces.

About this Event

This month's show features :

Gabe Pacheco, originally from Washington, DC, is an actor, comedian, host, friend, and roving academic. He’s an entertainer who inspires you to think, moments after you’ve already laughed. A bilingual performer with progressive leanings, watching 10 minutes of Gabe on stage can feel like you’ve smoked a joint of Ghost Train Haze sativa and mockingly laughed at headlines from the Sunday Times.

J-L Cauvin was born in New York City to an Irish-American mother and a Haitian father. J-L’s act is incredibly diverse and has led to six stand up albums: 2006′s Racial Chameleon, 2008′s Diamond Maker, 2012′s Too Big To Fail and 2013′s Keep My Enemies Closer, 2016’s Israeli Tortoise, which hit #1 on the iTunes comedy chart and his 2018 double album Thots & Prayers. He has also released two albums as Donald Trump: 2017’s Fireside Craps, an entire album as Donald Trump which hit #1 on the iTunes comedy chart and 2020’s Fireside Craps: The Deuce which went #1 on both Amazon and iTunes’ comedy charts and broke into the Top 40 on iTunes’ overall album charts.

Musical Guest:

Janètza Miranda is a Newark native who combines the traditions of jazz, soul, r+b, bolero, salsa, bomba y plena, hip-hop & more into a remixed sonic delight of vocalizations and rhythmic proclamations that transport you to a space that is suspended in time.

Official Stop of Newark First Fridays

*This show features fully vaccinated talent. Seating will be at reduced capacity and socially distanced in accordance with CDC and State of New Jersey guidelines.

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