Jo Firestone Presents: "Zingers!" The UK Gameshow

Presented by New York Comedy Festival

Jo Firestone Presents: "Zingers!" The UK Gameshow

Larry Owens, Conner O'Malley, Joe Pera, Patti Harrison, Bardia Salimi, Matt Barats, Josh Sharp, Edy Modica, Jo Firestone

Friday · November 9, 2018

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$10 adv / $15 dos

Tickets at the Door

This event is 21 and over

Zingers, the zany UK gameshow, is finally coming to American television! Jo Firestone is thrilled to be the American host of this legendary show! Witness the magic as we try the live test run for the network!

**Please note that this event will be mixed seating/standing. Please arrive early for the best seat selection.

Jo Firestone Presents: "Zingers!" The UK Gameshow
Jo Firestone Presents: "Zingers!" The UK Gameshow
Zingers, the zany UK gameshow, is finally coming to American television! Jo Firestone is thrilled to be the American host of this legendary show! Witness the magic as we try the live test run for the network!
Larry Owens
Larry Owens
Larry is a performer, writer, director, and comedian residing in New York City.

He is a staff writer on upcoming TruTV show Paid Off, where the winner of each show will receive full student loan debt relief. Awesome!

Larry recently completed his first feature film, To Dust, opposite Matthew Broderick. Named one of TimeOutNY's "comedians we're obsessed with " Larry studied drama and improvisation at the School at Steppenwolf.
Conner O'Malley
Conner O'Malley
Conner O’Malley started doing comedy in 2005 in his home town of Chicago. Conner has written and performed in over 20 original shows at the Annoyance Theater. He performed at iO on the harold teams Mrs. Dad, Sports Team, and Baby Problems. In 2012, Conner performed in the Chicago Just for Laughs Festival, in the solo sketch comedy showcase “Alone.” He is a founding member of the video sketch comedy group Sad On Vacation. Conner is one third of the improv team Hunks’R’Us, a team that performs at The Annoyance Theatre NY. He writes and makes videos for his website Coozehoun and writes/performs for “Late Night with Seth Meyers.”
Joe Pera
Joe Pera
Joe Pera is an actor and writer, known for The Pancake Breakfast Critic (2014), Joe Pera Talks with You (2018) and The Perfect Week (2014).


Photo by Mandee Johnson
Patti Harrison
Patti Harrison
Patti Harrison is a comedian, actor, and writer living in Brooklyn, NY. Her television credits include appearances on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon", "Broad City", and TBS's "Search Party". She is also featured in Paul Feig's upcoming film "A Simple Favor". Her work can also be seen on MTV, Comedy Central, Billboard.com, VICELAND, Conde Nast's "The Scene", and Seriously.TV. She's been called "Upsettingly funny" by Time Out New York, and featured in write-ups in The New York Times, Vulture, Splitsider, A.V Club, Paste Magazine, and more. She cohosts the monthly live comedy show "It's a Guy Thing" at Union Hall. She is tarnsgarnder!!!!!
Bardia Salimi
Bardia Salimi
Bardia is a comedian, writer and actor. He can next be seen opposite Ray Wise in the independent feature FOR ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY. Other credits include, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Search Party, JASH, Comedy Central, Above Average, MTV, Madam Secretary and more.
Matt Barats
Matt Barats
Matt Barats is an NYC comedian via Chicago, and was part of the 2015 New Faces at Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. Matt is a long-time cast member of The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour, co-creator of the play Sadie Hawkins Day (JFL, SF Sketchfest), and has contributed for The Onion and The New Yorker -- TV credits include HBO’s High Maintenance, Late Night w/ Seth Meyers, and The Last O.G. on TBS. Matt is a 3-time US Air Guitar national finalist and was once fired from the Blue Man Group. Matt is from Idaho.
Josh Sharp
Josh Sharp
Josh Sharp is a NYC-based comedian who was most recently on Comedy Central's "The Opposition with Jordan Klepper." He was named a Comedy Central "Comic to Watch" in 2016 and included on Vulture's 2015 "Comics You Should Know" list. With Aaron Jackson, he did a year-long NYC run of his lewdy crudey queer musical, "Fucking Identical Twins," which is now in development as a feature at 20th Century Fox, bless their sweet hearts. You can also see him on the go90 show 'Thanksgiving' with Amy Sedaris and in Funny or Die's 'Jared and Ivanka.' Find him on instagram at @cluckcluckjoshsharp
Edy Modica
Edy Modica is a Brooklyn based comedian and comic artist! she has created and hosted several shows all over the city where she’s played aliens, ghosts, 13 year old boys, and Robert Deniro. You can find her performing in Brooklyn bars with back rooms as well as the Annoyance, UCB, Littlefield, and Muchmores. She also sells handmade comic books at zine festivals and Desert Island in Williamsburg! She is always hungry.
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone
Jo Firestone is a Brooklyn-based comedian whose work can be seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Joe Pera Talks With You, The Chris Gethard Show, and heard on Earwolf and WFMU. Her half hour special aired on Comedy Central in 2016, and her album, "The Hits" is available now on Comedy Central Records. If you like puns, check out her game, Punderdome: A Card Game for Pun Lovers.
Venue Information:
The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11215
http://www.thebellhouseny.com/