A Benefit for The Ali Forney Center
The Feel Good Show
Sam Grittner, Mike Brown, Abbi Crutchfield, Mamoudou N'Diaye, Aparna Nancherla, Josh Gondelman
Saturday · March 31, 2018
Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pmThe Bell House
This event is 21 and over
**Please note that this event will be mixed seating/standing. Please arrive early for the best seat selection.
Hosted by Sam Grittner (We're All Gonna Die Tonight, Lasers In The Jungle) and Mike Brown (New York Comedy Festival, MTV), the stand-up comedy showcase will feature performances by an-all star lineup who have all come together to tell jokes and raise money for a local, NYC-based charity (see below for info on the charity).
The debut show will be raising money for The Ali Forney Center, a non-profit dedicated to providing shelter for homeless LGBTQ youth with 100% of the profits going to the charity.
The March 31st lineup is:
- Abbi Crutchfield (You Can Do Better)
- Mamoudou N'Diaye (RTCA 2017, MTV)
- Aparna Nancherla (Corporate, Bojack Horseman)
- Josh Gondelman (Late Night With Seth Meyers, Last Week Tonight)
PLUS MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED!
Doors open at 6:00pm, show will start PROMPTLY at 7:00pm
Tickets are $10 (see link below)
So make your reservations now and come out for a night filled with laughter, all for a truly good cause. It's gonna feel good.
FOR MORE INFO ABOUT ALI FORNEY CENTER VISIT: https://www.aliforneycenter.org/homeless-for-the-holidays/
He co-hosts the monthly stand-up showcase, “We’re All Gonna Die Tonight!” the first Friday of every month.
Sam is frequently on Twitter (@SamGrittner). His writing has been featured on MSNBC, Mashable, Buzzfeed, The Huffington Post, Mandatory.com, Playboy.com, CNN.com, The Washington Post, and The International Business Times.com
Offstage, Josh has earned a Peabody Award and an Emmy nomination for his work on Last Week Tonight. He is also the co-author (along with Joe Berkowitz) of the book You Blew It, published Fall 2015 by Plume. In the past, Josh has written for Fuse TV’s Billy On The Street. His writing has also appeared in prestigious publications such as McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, New York Magazine, and The New Yorker.
Gondelman is the co-creator and co-author of the Shorty Award-winning Modern Seinfeld Twitter account, and his own Twitter feed was named the year’s best by Paste Magazine in 2015. The Ellen DeGeneres Show took notice of Josh’s joke writing skill and featured him as part of their “Tweetly Roundup.”
Additionally, Josh has performed at the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival, the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, and SF Sketchfest. His debut standup comedy CD, “Everything’s The Best” was released in November of 2011 by Rooftop Comedy Productions, and his sophomore release “Physical Whisper” will be released March 18th, 2016, also through Rooftop.
The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11215