Joe DeRosa started stand-up comedy by hitting the Wednesday night open mic at the Laff House in Philadelphia, PA. Within a year, he was a regular there and at all the major clubs in the surrounding area. It was not long before Joe made the jump to New York City to take up comedy as a full time gig. He quickly began working frequently at New York venues such as Caroline's, Stand-up New York, the Laugh Factory, and Gotham Comedy Club. He also made appearances on "Last Call with Carson Daly," Comedy Central's "Premium Blend," and the "New Faces" showcase at the Montreal Comedy Festival. In addition, he's performed on national tours such as Dave Chappelle's "Block Party Tour" and the "Insomniac Tour" with Dave Attell. Joe continues to perform constantly, making television appearances and headlining clubs and colleges both in and out of the country. It was not long before Joe made the jump to New York City to take up comedy as a full time gig. He quickly began working frequently at New York venues such as Caroline's, Stand-up New York, the Laugh Factory, and Gotham Comedy Club. He also made appearances on "Last Call with Carson Daly," Comedy Central's "Premium Blend," and the "New Faces" showcase at the Montreal Comedy Festival.
Realizing his passion for stand up, Eagle began his career in 2014. His routines are loose and freeflowing. They are grounded in self deprecation and storytelling. His bi-racial background provides a source of diverse perspective and his likability allows him to connect with audiences. Eagle is always having fun while performing. Not to mention he has the best hair in comedy. Eagle can be found working comedy clubs all over New York City and the rest of the country. In 2017 he won The Devil Cup & in 2018 he was a finalist in Comedy Madness. Both are very prestigious competitions. His credits are growing and already include MTV, Amazon Prime, Kevin Harts LOL NETWORK, SiriusXM, Cosmopolitan, Elite Daily, CollegeHumor, FusionTV. Join his more than 15k followers on instagram or follow him on twitter. You can find him on both @eaglewitt
Katie Boyle is an Irish comedian who performs daily all over the NYC. This year she performed in The Women in Comedy Festival, Cape Fear, Asheville Festival, March Madness at Caroline's on Broadway, Kansas City Irish Festival, New York Comedy Club Competition & The New York Comedy Festival. She’s loves your country so don’t send her home.
Christine Meehan-Berg was born in Wilmington, Delaware to normal people. After knocking doors across America for various political campaigns, she moved to Philadelphia to pursue her greatest dream: to become a bartender and karaoke star, only to fall into the wonderful world of stand-up comedy. She moved to New York in 2010, and has become a staple in the New York club scene performing at Stand Up New York, the New York Comedy Club, Gotham, Carolines & more. Meehan-Berg currently hosts the popular web series Miss Pillows by Scary Mommy, and is set to release a comedic therapy podcast titled In the Box w/ Nell Daly. She has been featured on Buzzfeed, Sirius XM, and is a contributing writer for Romper and Bustle. Meehan-Berg recorded her debut album Bumped while nine months pregnant. Unfortunately she did not go into labor on stage. She lives in a magical place called Queens with her husband Aaron and their (now ex utero) daughter Piper.
Shauna Lane is an actor and comedian. She cohosts The Gone Girls podcast (available for free from itunes) and can be seen on Comedy Central, MTV and Netflix. She has a regular show at New York Comedy Club called “We Share A Void.” She has been in many comedy festivals including The 10,000 Laughs Festival & The Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. 2019 is the first year The Gone Gurls are doing their podcast live as part of The New York Comedy Festival. You can see some of her work at shaunalane.com.
A veteran of more than 100 TV and talk show appearances, comedian JOE DeVITO's dead-on timing, unexpected twists and sheer flights of lunacy make him a favorite at the top clubs in New York City and across the USA. His performance at the prestigious Just for Laughs Festival was rated "9.5 out of 10" by The Montreal Gazette. Joe's TV credits include two performances on The Late Late Show, three appearances on Comics Unleashed, two appearances on Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV, Comedy Central, and a semi-finalist turn on NBC's Last Comic Standing. He is also a regular contributor on FOX News Channel's Red Eye and Kennedy Show, with other panel appearances including Chelsea Lately, CNN, Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, and truTV's The Smoking Gun Presents...
Alysia is from San Antonio (aka the "not Austin" part), Texas. She made her stage debut at Broadway comedy club and has been a regular on the New York stand-up scene. She contributes regularly to a dating and sex blog, Always Kiss and Say, and writes jokes for an artisinal gift card company. In her personal life, she owns two fish, Mary and Laura. Laura's a real asshole.
Tara is an Italian-American stand-up comedian born and raised in the Bronx, NY. She uses her New York upbringing as the foundation for her take on observational comedy. She has taken her talents to stage, television, film & off-Broadway. She wrote for and and was featured on SportsNet New York’s (SNY) “Oh Yeah”. Tara is the co-creator of We Stand Comedy, an LLC that produces live shows and digital content. We Stand Comedy’s digital short “The Chart”, which Tara co-wrote, produced, and starred in won Best Super Short Film in Florence, Italy and is currently being screened throughout the country and internationally. Tara is a proud member and regular performer at the world famous Friars Club. She produces and performs for fellow Friar Chazz Palminteri’s Child Reach Foundation and tours regionally with Danny Aiello’s Italian Chicks. Tara performs regularly in NYC, throughout the country and Canada.
Andy McDermott is a stand up comedian and show producer in the Hudson Valley of New York. His compelling and well crafted stories and jokes are the reason crowds hang on his every word. Runner up in WPDH's Funniest Person in the Hudson Valley contest, He’s appeared at The Woodstock Comedy Festival, O+ Festival and The Boris and Robyn Show. His popular comedy series entitled The Comics, Comedy Without a Net, and Roast Madness originated in a small town, Saugerties NY at the SebSi Studio. After the studio's untimely close, the shows have been featured in venues all over the State of New York.
Patrick Holbert has been making his living in NYC since 2003. A comedy scene regular, you can find him performing in the city’s hottest bars and clubs every night. He has appeared on Sirius XM, TruTV, and hosted the internationally syndicated TV show “The Movie Loft.” Well known for his playful wit and affability, Patrick is often asked to emcee some of the city’s most popular live shows. The NY Times called him the "charming M.C." of the children's variety show he hosted for two years. You can also catch him online on the “The Comic’s Table” podcast.
Desi is a talented writer and performer recognized by top promoters and comedy show producers. He has performed all over the country and has shared the stage with Capone, Talent, Tony Woods, Mike Epps, Tony Roberts, and many other nationally celebrated comedians.
Joanne Nosuchinsky is a multi-talented celebrity; she is a model, beauty pageant contestant, former Miss New York USA for the 2013 year, actress, and journalist. She initially achieved stardom in 2013, being named the winner of the Miss New York USA pageant, after which she launched careers in journalism and acting. She is co-host of "Mornin" on Compound Media