NC Comedy Festival – Eddie Brill
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Comedy Show featuring festival headliner Eddie Brill with Andy Forrester, Commonwealth Improv, and Robot Johnson.
Featured Performer: Eddie Brill is a well respected and very funny stand up here in the USA and abroad. He has been a regular on the comedy scene in England since 1989. Eddie also works in Australia, Ireland, Scotland, Canada, France, Holland and Hong Kong.
For seventeen years, he worked on The Late Show with David Letterman. He served as the audience warm-up and for eleven of those years he was the Stand Up Comedy Talent Coordinator.
Eddie has taped more than 100 TV shows in six different countries…including ten appearances on The Late Show…and an appearance on the FX hit series, “Louie.”
A 3-time MAC award winner for Outstanding Male Comic in NYC, he has hosted and performed for hundreds of corporate events…including ESPN, Glaxo Welcome. Hyatt Hotels and BMC Software. He performed on some of the greatest stages in the world including The Shrine Auditorium and Radio City Music Hall. He has been the audience warm-up for many shows including the “Dana Carvey Show,” “Madigan Men,” “This is Your Life” and for a short time….early episodes of “Saved By The Bell.” He has appeared in numerous films as an actor…most recently, “30 Years To Life” with Tracy Morgan. He has used his voice talents in many animated series including Comedy Central’s “Dr Katz” and ABC’s “Science Court.”
Andy Forrester has been performing comedy since 1999 and his brand of off the wall humor has made him a club favorite all across the country. His high energy and animated routines have landed him spots opening for such headliners as Marc Maron, Jimmie “JJ” Walker, Kevin Pollak and Greg Giraldo. His likeable, Self-deprecating, fun, easy going style is friendly to everyone as he walks you through the mind and life of the man many call BiG”A”. Family, movies, a love of a food and traveling and living with his two little girls is a treat for everyone to hear about the funny life of this family man.
Commonwealth Improv is a DC based Improv group. Commonwealth was formed for the greater, common good of improvised comedy. We are a body of persons joined together by our common objective and interests to not only make audiences laugh, but also to make them to stand and cheer for the truthful, comedic power of united individuals.
Robot Johnson is a Charlotte’s premier sketch comedy group and all around fun group of bad people. Winner of the Metrolina Theatre Award, BOB Awards, Best Comedy Group award, Best Twitter Personality.It’s sketch comedy (Think – The Kids in The Hall, Saturday Night Live, The State), butwith a grown up sense of humor.
Tickets are $10.00 in advance, $13 day of show. A $1 Facility Fee and NC Sales Tax is added to the price of each ticket.
There is an additional $3.50 per ticket web fee for internet purchases; call 336-333-2605 to avoid those charges. Guests can opt to have their tickets mailed to them for a $1 post fee, or can pick up tickets in will call for no additional charge.