Sold Out: Stand Up With Planned Parenthood
David Cross, Giulia Rozzi, Christi Chiello, Aparna Nancherla, John Early, Michelle Buteau, Myq Kaplan, Will Miles, The Reformed Whores, + more!
Wed, December 2, 2015
Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pmLittlefield
This event is 21 and overhttp://www.littlefieldnyc.com/event/999517/
Stand Up With Planned Parenthood
All proceeds will go directly to Planned Parenthood NYC Votes. Planned Parenthood NYC Votes is a non-partisan organization committed to supporting candidates who are leaders on sexual and reproductive health issues for city and state office. (www.ppnycaction.org/politicalcommittee)
David Cross began his professional television career as a writer on "The Ben Stiller Show." It was there that he first met Bob Odenkirk, with whom he would later co-create the award-winning HBO sketch comedy series, "Mr. Show with Bob and Dave." Cross has since starred as Tobias Fünke in "Arrested Development" and has appeared in numerous films including "Men in Black," "Ghost World," 'Scary Movie 2" and "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind." Cross also maintains a notable stand-up career and has released two comedy CDs on SubPop Records: the Grammy-nominated "Shut Up You Fucking Baby!" and "It's Not Funny." In addition to his larger roles, Cross has made cameo appearances on "Just Shoot Me," "The Drew Carey Show," "NewsRadio," "Strangers with Candy" and "Aqua Teen Hunger Force." Cross also provided voices for the Xbox game "Halo 2" and appeared on Adult Swim's "Tom Goes to the Mayor" (for which Bob Odenkirk is executive producer).
Giulia Rozzi is a comedian, writer and actress that's been seen on Chelsea Lately, Comedy Central's This is Not Happening, The Jim Gaffigan Show, TruTV, Lifetime and Vh1. She's a MothGrand Champion, a TEDx speaker, and the co-host of the Hopefully We Don't Break Up podcast. As writer, she's worked on MTV's Girl Code and Silent Library, TV Land's Younger and Bravo's Odd Mom Out. Her new album True Love was recently named one of SiriusXM's top comedy albums of 2016 and one of the 100 Best Things Of 2016 by The Comedy Bureau. More at giuliarozzi.com
Christi Chiello is NYC-based standup comedian who has been featured in Time Out NY and The Village Voice. She has appeared on MTV, CollegeHumor, Funny or Die and is a regular guest on MNN's 'The Special Without Brett Davis.' Christi has performed at Joe's Pub, Caroline's, the Stand, Gotham, Stand Up NY, the Comedy Store, Improv Olympic, the New York Comedy Festival, the Women in Comedy Festival and many other festivals, clubs and colleges in New York and LA. Christi is a recurring guest on the 'Keith and the Girl' comedy podcast and also performs sketch comedy at Upright Citizens Brigade, the PIT and the Annoyance NY. To learn more visit: www.christichiello.com (photo Mindy Tucker)
Queen of that slightly cynical but innocent humor, Aparna Nancherla has been winning audiences everywhere she goes. You may have caught her on “Last Comic Standing”, The Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Aspen Rooftop or WTF podcast. Writer and player on W. Kamau Bell’s “Totally Biased” Aparna is sure to be soaking up the laughs. Look out for her on SF Sketchfest’s comedy lineup this year.
John Early is a comedian, actor, and filmmaker based in New York. He is an Artist in Residence and Comedy Curator at Ars Nova, where he hosts the monthly variety show Showgasm. He co-hosts Crime & Punishment at Cake Shop with frequent collaborator Kate Berlant. Their live sketch show Hey™ has been performed at both Union Hall and The Virgil in Los Angeles. His play The Witchelor, which he co-wrote with Nicole Spiezio, has been performed at Ars Nova and Atlantic Stage 2. He's been on 30 Rock, the feature film Fort Tilden (SXSW Grand Jury Prize), and starred in several of his own shorts. He performs stand up all over the city, most recently at BAM, Joe's Pub, and UCB
Michelle Buteau has appeared on 'Last Comic Standing', Comedy Central's 'Premium Blend', Key and Peele, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and Paramount Comedy Network's 'The World Stands Up' show. She was a favorite at this year's Bumbershoot and Bonnaroo Festivals and HGTV's '25 Worst Mistakes' series can't get enough of this hot talent. Michelle has also shared more then her opinions on VH1's 'Best Week Ever', MTV's 'Walk of Shame', and the Oxygen Network's 'Kiss & Tell' series. Check out the latest issue of Glamour magazine where Michelle dispenses '..some hilarious..' dating do's and don'ts. When she isn't touring the country performing at colleges, Michelle hosts 'Travelzoo Unleashed' for Travelzoo.com. 'Buteaupia' is her premiere comedy album available on www.filmbaby.com. Catch her on stage when you can and see comedy's mistress blend her Jamaican-Haitian sassiness and girl-next door quality into a show that is anything but routine.
Myq Kaplan recently made his debut on “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien,” his half-hour “Comedy Central Presents” special debuted earlier this year, and he was recently a Top 5 finalist on the most recent season of Last Comic Standing. He has also appeared on Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” at the New Faces show of the 2009 Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, was voted 2008’s Best Local Comedian in the Boston Phoenix, and won the 2009 NY’s Funniest Standup Competition.
Will Miles is a comedian and a Chicago native. He co-hosts the popular Sunday show at The Knitting Factory in New York and co-hosts the popular podcast "Hopefully We Don't Break Up." He has been in Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and was one of Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch in the 2016 New York Comedy Festival. His debut stand up comedy album, GOOD YEAR, is available on iTunes. Will is a writer on The Chris Gethard Show and has been seen on Comedy Central, truTV, MTV, and Fusion.