Hosted by Wyatt Cenac, featuring David Cross, Janeane Garofalo, Hannibal Buress, Michael Che, Claudia Cogan and DJ sets by Ted Leo and Danny Glover
December 24, 2013
Brooklyn, New York
Featuring The Lady Aye, Mistress B, Jo Boobs Weldon & Chocolatina Q. Dessert
October 23, 2012
New York, NY
Presented by veteran New York performers The Lady Aye (award-winning sideshow performer) and Mistress B (circus, burlesque, and cabaret performer), “Unmasked: Larger-Than-Life Characters & the Regular Joes Who Inhabit Them” combines variety arts with storytelling to give audiences a rare and unique glimpse at the people behind the performers. This month, The Lady Aye and Mistress B welcome Jo Boobs (Head Mistress and Founder of New York School of Burlesque) and Chocolatina Q. Dessert (drag performer, author, and pastry chef). Program made possible, in part, by support from Bindlestiff Family Variety Arts, Inc. and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs as part of the First of May Award.
Featuring Tony Camin, Rob Cantrell and Bruce Cherry
October 22, 2012
Written by Arj Barker, Tony Camin & Doug Benson; this version of the show which Features Tony Camin, Rob Cantrell and Bruce Cherry, has been together for two years and is earning rave reviews. Told from all points of view from hazy to highbrow, THE MARIJUANA-LOGUES never loses the pot…er point, demonstrating that the stories surrounding the bud are as varied as those who indulge. THE MARIJUANA-LOGUES sets herb center stage, delving into fact and fiction, myths and misnomers alike. Not since the 60s has there been such an exploration of this oft-taboo but totally titillating topic.
Hosted by Matthew Love (TONY Comedy Editor), featuring Rory Scovel, Jamie Lee, The Lucas Brothers, Phoebe Robinson, Team Submarine & more!
October 8, 2012
Time Out New York Comedy editor Matthew Love enjoys getting people excited about comedy, laughing and laughing at comedy. Especially when the comics involved will soon be too big to be in a room with him or anyone who isn’t name-checked in a Kanye song. This showcase highlights some of the most unique, rising voices in the worlds of stand-up, storytelling and more. And for all who like to fantasize about beloved, big names dropping in, please feel free to do that.
Featuring Adira Amram and The Experience and Heloise
August 23, 2012
ECNY Award-winning performer Adira Amram brings her ‘Dance Party Fantasy’ to Brooklyn for one night only, along with her backup band and spandex-clad dancers. The majestic Heloise (Heloise and the Savoir Faire) will kick off the night, followed by a full-length set of hot beats and even hotter dance moves from Adira Amram and The Experience. So bring your dancing shoes, and leave your inhibitions at the door–it’s time to party!
Featuring AJ Jacobs, Rachel Feinstein, Eliot Glazer, Kyle Peterson (The Brooklyn Juggler), Unicyclist Kip Jones, pushup world record holder Shaun McDaniel, house band The Xytlopholks, and more!
January 26, 2011
The JCC in Manhattan
New York, New York
Dubbed “Best Oddball Night” by New York Magazine, RecordSetter LIVE! features an all-star lineup of New York City performers setting unique and extraordinary RecordSetter World Records. The night is hosted by RecordSetter.com co-founders Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson, known for their regular segments on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.