INTERNATIONAL BALLROOM - MAIN STAGE (Bands & Set Times Subject To Change)
COLUMBIA BALLROOM - CLUB '15
CRYSTAL BALLROOM - COMEDY LOUNGE & LIVE KARAOKE
Elahe is a Washington, DC-based stand-up comic. She’s performed at venues throughout the area, including the DC Improv, Magooby’s Joke House, State Theatre, and her parents’ kitchen. She’s also a past performer of the Women in Comedy Festival and Bentzen Ball, and has hosted for the likes of Michael Che and Hari Kondabolu. Elahe is also a journalist who regularly appears on MSNBC.
David Tveite is a comedian who currently resides in Washington, DC. He has performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland, OR, the Laughing Skull Comedy Festival in Atlanta, GA, and the Seattle International Comedy Competition, in which he was a semifinalist in 2011. David and his live podcast, "Sadness Town," have been featured in Washington Post and the Washington City Paper.
Matty Litwack is a young DC comedian with a strong attention
to detail. Matty previously worked as a physicist and draws upon that
experience to create an analytical, yet silly style of comedy. Matty has
worked at clubs across the country, including the Arlington Cinema and
Drafthouse, Funny Bone, Laughing Skull, and Zanies. Additionally, Matty was
a semi-finalist in the 2011 TBS/Rooftop National College Comedy Competition.
Jamel Johnson is a stand up comic hailing from Woodbridge, VA. Jamel's conversational style and natural ebullience paired with his creative joke writing and sharp wit make him an audience favorite across DC. He is a regular co-host on YMTE's Weekly Podcast, YMTE Live, and has performed at the DC Improv Lounge, Arlington Drafthouse, Jammin' Java, Wonderland Ballroom, and Gotham Comedy Club in NYC.
After seeing a showcase he performed on in NYC, SI's Peter King emphatically stated "Jamel was effin' funny." Check him out on Twitter at @NonProfitComic
Sean Joyce is the founder of Underground Comedy. He independently produces and hosts six of Washington D.C.’s best weekly comedy shows. He has been performing stand-up comedy in the D.C. area for years at venues like the Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse, DC Improv Lounge, Howard Theatre, and State Theatre. He has performed with comedians like Tommy Johnagin, Brody Stevens, and Tony Woods.
SBrightest Young Things says, “Sean Joyce’s laid-back style is an excellent way to ease yourself into the stand-up world. Comforting and confident, Joyce and others from Underground Comedy DC are doing a service for the comics and audience members of the District."