Stand-Up Showcase

The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival presents

Stand-Up Showcase

Fri, August 4, 2017

6:00 pm

The Reg Lenna Center for the Arts

$15.00

A showcase featuring some of the hottest names in comedy who have appeared on Last Comic StandingLeno, Conan, Letterman, and more!

***This show is FREE for U.S. military past & present***

Rondell Sheridan
Rondell Sheridan
Rondell Sheridan has pretty much done it all, From the tonight show with both Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, to Late night with Conan O'brien. Thrown in several Showtime comedy specials and it's all been gravy. But that's just the tip of the iceberg. Many of you might know him from his appearances on over 200 sitcom. Including the lovable dad, Victor Baxter, on Disney's That's So Raven. Currently touring his new one man show called "If you're over 40 and you know it, Clap your hands. Strap yourself in, it's gonna be a wild ride!
Emma Willmann
Emma Willmann
Maine native and Comedy Cellar regular, Emma is one of the top comedians in New York City. Emma made her late night debut on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert in 2016 and has also performed standup on Fuse’s Uproarious, Seeso’s Night Train with Wyatt Cenac and The Guest List and AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy Live. In 2017, Emma had the opportunity to record a set for the CNN series The History of Comedy. Later this year you can catch Emma on the MTV International talking head series, Vidiots, as a cast regular and on the web series Gay Girl Straight Girl, 2 Girls one Show, and Janice Gunter Ghost Hunter (all set for release in 2017).
In addition to television, Emma has her own comedy show, The Check Spot on SiriusXM and is a regular co- host on Wake Up with Taylor! On SiriusXM STARZ.
In 2015, Emma was selected as a New Face at the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. She’s also appeared at The Glasgow International Comedy Festival, Houston’s Whatever Fest, San Francisco Sketchfest, the SiriusXM South Beach Comedy Festival, the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the Mardi Gras Comedy Festival in Australia and her own sold out show in the New York Comedy Festival.
Emma has also performed at colleges and clubs all over the country. In addition to touring as a headliner, Emma has opened for distinguished acts such as Louie Anderson, Louis C.K and Carly Aquilino. Emma beat out hundreds of comedians to be named one of the 10 Funniest comics as part of Caroline’s New York’s Funniest competition in 2014. She’s also been named one of the 10 Funniest Woman in NYC by Time Out NY and one of the 100 Woman We Love by GO Magazine. In 2016, Emma was featured in Elle Magazine’s Women in Comedy issue
Adam Newman
Adam Newman
Adam Newman is taking the comedy scene by storm. He has appeared on Comedy Central’s The Half Hour, @midnight, The Late Show with David Letterman, and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Last year, Adam released his second stand-up album, Killed, and toured with Bo Burnham on the Make Happy tour. Adam recently relocated to Los Angeles from New York City.
Venue Information:
The Reg Lenna Center for the Arts
116 E 3rd St.
Jamestown, NY, 14701
http://reglenna.com/