Never Again: A Night to Benefit Stoneman Douglas High School

Never Again: A Night to Benefit Stoneman Douglas High School

Mike Birbiglia, Lena Hall, Seth Herzog, Michelle Buteau, Jo Firestone, Christian Finnegan, Seaton Smith, Josh Gondelman, and more TBA

Thursday · March 29, 2018

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

$20 adv / $25 dos

Tickets at the Door

This event is 21 and over

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER.  THE NEW DATE IS THURSDAY MARCH 29th.  ALL TICKETS FOR THE ORIGINAL DATE WILL BE HONOURED AT THE DOOR.

** Please note this event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.

Never Again: A Night to Benefit Stoneman Douglas High School
Never Again: A Night to Benefit Stoneman Douglas High School

A night of comedy and music, organized by Stoneman Douglas alumni (Class of 08 and 09) with ticket sales benefitting the Stoneman Douglas High School Victims Fund, Everytown, a non-profit advocating for nationwide gun control and March For Our Lives a student-run organization which is planning an action in D.C and nationwide on March 24th to demand legislation in Congress regarding Gun Control


MSD Victims Fund


https://www.gofundme.com/stonemandouglasvictimsfund


Everytown for Gun Safety


https://everytown.org/


March For Our Lives


https://www.marchforourlives.com


 

Mike Birbiglia
Mike Birbiglia
Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, writer, actor, and director known for his highly personal approach to comedy. Birbiglia burst onto the scene in 2006 with his critically acclaimed debut, “Two Drink Mike” on Comedy Central Records, and followed that with “My Secret Public Journal Live,” “Sleepwalk With Me Live” and “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend.” He toured his most recent show,
“Thank God for Jokes,” to more than 100 cities, and filmed it for Netflix, where it will premiere in 2017. Birbiglia can also be seen as Danny Pearson in Orange is the New Black, as well as in
Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck, The Fault in Our Stars, and in his own films, Sleepwalk With Me and Don’t Think Twice. See Birbiglia online at www.birbigs.com and at twitter.com/Birbigs

photo credit: Evan Sung
Seth Herzog
Seth Herzog
Stand up comedian & host of Sweet every Tuesday night.
Michelle Buteau
Michelle Buteau
Michelle Buteau has been a staple at VH1, co-hosting VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey and appearing on countless "I Love The..." series, Best Week Ever, and The Jenny McCarthy Show. Her television stand-up appearances include the The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Lopez Tonight, Comedy Central and Last Comic Standing. As an actor, Michelle played Private Robinson on FOX's critically acclaimed series Enlisted and 'The Crazy Girlfriend' on Comedy Central's Key & Peele. Her debut comedy album, Shut Up, is available on iTunes.
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone is a comedian and writer based in Brooklyn, New York. Her work has been featured on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and The Chris Gethard Show on Fusion. She was named one of Comedy Central's Comics to Watch in 2015 and a New Face at this year's Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal. Jo recently made a card game for pun lovers called Punderdome.
Christian Finnegan
Christian Finnegan
Christian Finnegan is a stand up comedian who is perhaps best known as one of the original cast members of VH1's "Best Week Ever". "Chappelle's Show" fans will recognize him as 'Chad', the only white roommate in the infamous "Mad Real World" sketch. And pinko Communists know Christian from his regular appearances on MSNBC's "Countdown with Keith Olbermann". Christian is a fixture on Comedy Central, having starred in countless network interstitials, the shows "Premium Blend" and "Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn" and in his own special, "Comedy Central Presents: Christian Finnegan". Christian was also the host of TV Land's "Game Time" and has appeared on "The Today Show" and "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson".
Seaton Smith
Seaton Smith
Seaton Smith is an actor and comedian who you may know from his role as "Motif" on FOX'S Mulaney. Vulture named him one of The 50 Comedians You Should Know in 2015, and he brought his skills to late-night with an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers. He has headlined shows across the country, performed at over 200 college campuses, as well as the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and Montreal's Just for Laughs Festival.
Josh Gondelman
Josh Gondelman
Josh Gondelman is a writer and comedian who incubated in Boston before moving to New York City, where he currently lives and works as a writer for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Onstage, Josh charms audiences using his good-natured storytelling and cracks them up with his sharp, pointy wit. He takes topics from surprise parties to his experience teaching preschool and makes them all equally hilarious. This spring, his standup will appear onscreen on Conan (TBS) and Night Train With Wyatt Cenac (SeeSo).

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.
Venue Information:
The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11215
http://www.thebellhouseny.com/