Stand-Up Comics


COMING THIS FALL
*More comics to be announced soon.

 
 
 Bridget Everett & Dave Hill
BRIDGET EVERETT & DAVE HILL: SEPT 4-6

"Funniest People in New York"Time Out

If you're into dirty lady humor, throw your hands up for Bridget Everett. She recently toured with Amy Schumer and you may have also seen her in appearances on Two Broke Girls and the Sex and The City movie. You might recognize Dave Hill from Comedy Central or NPR's This American Life.

 
Judah Friedlander
JUDAH FRIEDLANDER: SEPT 11 -13

"Terrifically entertaining" - New York Times 

You've seen Judah Friedlander on 30 Rock, Meet The Parents, Wet Hot American Summer, Zoolander and he is currently filming Sharknado 2.


 
KYLE KINANE: SEPT 18-20

"Critics' Choice" - Chicago Reader

Returning to UP is Kyle Kinane, a Chicago native who has traveled the world doing stand-up comedy. He is the "voice" of Comedy Central and has appeared on Comedy Central's Drunk History and in Judd Apatow's Funny People.



 
Nick Thune
NICK THUNE: OCT 2 - 4

"Hilarious" - ComedyofChicago.com

Nick Thune is returning to UP. If missed him last time, here's a reminder. He has appeared on The Tonight Show, Conan, The Late Show with Jimmy Fallon and Comedy Central's @midnight. He also just release his second album, Folk Hero, in June.


 
JEFF ROSS: OCT 9-11

"Unapologetic" - The Hollywood Review

Jeff Ross is Comedy Central's nost notorious Roastmaster aka "The Roastmaster General." He's made cameos in a number of movies and television shows.


 
Moshe Kasher
MOSHE KASHER: OCT 16-18

"10 Comics to watch" - LA Times

Moshe Kasher returns to UP and was also just named one of Aziz Ansari's top five comics to watch, so you probably should. He hosts The Champs podcast and made appearances on Comedy Central, Shameless and Conan.


 
YANNIS PAPPAS: OCT 23-25

"He’s a beast." - Esquire

Yannis Pappas is best known for his characters Mr. Panos and Maurica. He's Greek and not afraid to tell it how it is. He's traveled all over the world and is currently the co-anchor of "Fusion Live."


 
JERROD CARMICHAEL: NOV 13-15

"Jerrod Carmichael is in demand" - Indiewire

Jerrod Carmichael is an LA-based stand-up and was featured in Variety's "Top 10 Comics to Watch" last year. He has appeared on Fox's The Goodwin Games and the movie Neighbors starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron.


 
Todd Glass
TODD GLASS: NOV 20-22

"Drops everyday truth bombs" - Laughspin

Todd Glass is an openly gay comic who has been in the stand-up world for 30 years, so if you haven't seen him yet, it's time to change that. He's appeared on many late night television shows and just relelased his memoir earlier this year.