Comedians Who Live Nearby

Janelle James Comedy Festival

Comedians Who Live Nearby

Black Thought, Petey Deabreu, Liza Treyger, Michelle Buteau, Janelle James, Hosted by Sydnee Washington and Marie Faustin, + Special Guests!

Tuesday · December 4, 2018

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

$20 adv / $25 dos

Tickets at the Door

This event is 21 and over

Front Bar opens at 5:00pm

Lineup subject to change

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

Janelle James Comedy Festival
Janelle James Comedy Festival
There's a new festival in town now that The Eugene Mirman Festival has ended after 10 wonderful years. Janelle James is taking the reins and presenting the same zany vibe and raucous laughter while adding her own personal touch at her inaugural three day festival. All shows are at The Bell House and in addition to the comedy featured on stage you'll be treated to fun and surprises surrounding the whole event, plus unannounced special guests!

Go to janellejamescomedyfestival.com for more.
Black Thought
Black Thought
Lead rapper with The Roots.
Petey Deabreu
Liza Treyger
Liza Treyger
Liza Treyger is from the former Soviet Union where jokes aren't allowed so she moved to America and has been telling jokes in Chicago and loving it. For close to two years she was creator and co-producer of one of Chicago's most loved weekly showcases, Riot Comedy. In the past year she's been able to travel the country performing with her friends and heroes in amazing venues and prestigious and super fun festivals like The Bridgetown Comedy Festival and Just for Laughs Chicago.
Michelle Buteau
Michelle Buteau
Born in New Jersey to Caribbean parents, comedian/host/actress Michelle Buteau brings her unique perspective and big personality to stage and screen. Michelle's television credits include THE TICK, BROAD CITY, KEY & PEELE, ENLISTED on FOX, and the upcoming RUSSIAN DOLL for Netflix. She has had a stand-up special on Comedy Central, as well as an album called SHUT UP which was released on their label. Her latest special will be released on NETFLIX.

She was a featured comedian on the 2 DOPE QUEENS special for HBO and is currently producing and hosting LATE NIGHT WHENEVER, a talk show podcast for WNYC.
Janelle James
Janelle James
Janelle is a New York based comedian that can be seen on The Comedy Lineup on Netflix, Night Train with Wyatt Cenac (NBC/Seeso), @midnight (Comedy Central), Uproarious (Fuse) and Crashing (HBO). She was included in the Just For Laughs Montreal's New Faces category for 2016, named one of The 50 Most Funny People in Brooklyn 2016 and has been featured for her outstanding performance ability in The New York Times, Portland Tribune and Time Out Magazine. Janelle’s debut comedy album, Black and Mild was released on September 29th, 2017 on Audible, iTunes, SiriusXM, Pandora, Spotify and anywhere else the finest comedy is sold and streamed. Janelle recently wrapped as a staff writer on The Rundown (BET) after touring with Chris Rock on his Total Blackout tour.
Venue Information:
The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11215
http://www.thebellhouseny.com/