The Bushes Present Burning Bush Summer Festival - A Benefit for RAICES

The Bell House Summer Series at Industry City

The Bushes Present Burning Bush Summer Festival - A Benefit for RAICES

Jo Firestone, Sydnee Washington, Alison Leiby, Dulcé Sloan, Andrew Barbato, Maelyn, Lacey Jeka, Kristen Buckels

Thursday · August 2, 2018

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

$10 adv / $12 door

This event is 21 and over

Please note this event will be held at Courtyard 1/2 at Industry City and not at The Bell House

This show is a benefit for RAICES

The Bell House Summer Series at Industry City
The Bell House Summer Series at Industry City
The Bell House Summer Series, produced by City Farm Presents, brings 4 months of concerts, comedy, brews & bocce to Courtyard 1/2 at Industry City in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
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.
Sydnee Washington
Sydnee Washington
Originally from New York City but raised in Oakland, California. Growing up with a backyard & a big wheel really has made her more approachable than most New Yorkers. Currently a cast member on MTV's international show "Vidiots". Recently performed her sold out solo show "Death of a Bottle Girl" at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre. Residency at "The PIT Presents" for 2016. Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival 2016. Hosts “The UnOfficial Expert” Podcast with Marie Faustin available on iTunes & ComedyHype. Has appeared in AustinMartinez Music Videos on TruTv "Late Night Snack". and various YouTube videos for VH1, GQ and Elite Daily.
Alison Leiby
Alison Leiby
Alison Leiby is a stand-up and writer who currently writes for The Opposition with Jordan Klepper on Comedy Central. She has previously written for The President Show, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, and more. Her humor writing has appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, McSweeney's, and many other publications. She co-authored the parody books Lean Over: Women, Work, and Women's Work and Marry Smart...Or Die with writing partner Alyssa Wolff.
Dulcé Sloan
Dulcé Sloan
Dulcé Sloan is an American stand-up comedian, actress and writer. She is a correspondent for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central. She started performing stand-up comedy in May 2009 after being encouraged by friends who worked at the Funny Farm Comedy Club. She won the 12th Annual StandUp NBC comedy showcase in 2015. In February 2016, she performed on Conan O'Brien's talk show. She has appeared on truTV's Comedy Knockout, @midnight with Chris Hardwick and The Steve Harvey Show.
Andrew Barbato
Andrew Barbato
Andrew Barbato is a New York based singer, writer, and comedian. His original musicals tour through schools and theatres all across our great nation! Hungry? Head on over to Ellen's Stardust Diner where Andrew waits tables and sings the most powerful moments from Disney’s Pocahontas. Follow him on Instagram @andrewprimate.
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka
Lacey Jeka (The Chris Gethard Show, Reductress, The Annoyance) has just come off a run of "Tween Twin Detectives". She has been on TV in nothing you have seen. You can catch her performing in tiny basements around the city and using fitting rooms to just sit for a little on her phone and look at herself in the mirror for a few minutes. Lacey is a known witch.
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels
Kristen Buckels is a comedian, writer and producer based in New York City. She is the co-creator with Lacey Jeka of Between Two Bushes that features their sketch comedy and duo stand up that is currently opening for Colin Quinn on tour. Kristen has produced work for comedians; John Mulaney, Nick Kroll, Colin Quinn, Hasan Minhaj, Neal Brennan, Mike Birbiglia, Nicole Byer, Chris Gethard and Robert Smigel. She is currently the Associate Producer on Comedy Central's "The Other Two" with show runners Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider (SNL alum). She has written and produced work for Funny or Die, Fusion, JAX Media, Comedy Central, Hulu and Netlix. You can find her doing stand up throughout the city or making pros/cons lists over daily tasks at your local coffee shop. She can also be heard on some episodes of David Feldman's podcast, The David Feldman Show.
Venue Information:
Industry City Courtyard 1/2
274 36th Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11232
http://industrycity.com/