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Aug. 28 & 29 RC SMITH


RC possesses an innate ability to work with an audience. His style is rapid-fire, relentless, and non-stop. And, he gets away with it because he’s so gosh darn likeable. RC is currently the warm-up comic for “The Chew” and he is known in the television and comedy industry as one of the best “TV warm-up” guys in the business. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Sept. 4 & 5 VANESSA HOLLINGSHEAD


If you saw Vanessa's Comedy Central special you already know why you should come see her live...she's simply the best. From her honestly funny tales of growing up and her honeymoon in Paris, to her efforts to get pregnant ~ you'll be rooting for Vanessa while wiping away tears of laughter. She's a comedic gem! Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Sept. 11 & 12 ROSS BENNETT


For 30 years Ross has led a comedy attack. Armed with an expressive delivery and real life topics. Growing up with a father who was a Marine Colonel (a nice mellow guy!), grade school snow days, disastrous golf games, and middle age medical procedures. Ross is a high-powered performer who takes his act to the audience and comes back with a victory every time. Seen on Late Night with David Letterman, and Comedy Central’s Tough Crowd w/Colin Quinn. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Sept. 18 & 19 ANGEL SALAZAR


"CHECK IT OUT!" Salazar's Cuban/Puerto Rican heritage and penchant for sporting mini-skirts notwithstanding, this manic, human laugh factory is rather difficult to describe. His performance is a mixture of street smart ethnic wisecracks, risque humor, physical comedy, music, props and audience involvement - and most importantly, it's always fun! Angel has appeared in such noteworthy films as Scarface and Carlito’s Way. He was also on Last Comic Standing. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Sat., Sept. 26 DAVE ATTELL


You asked for him...you got him!!! Currently in the hit movie “Trainwreck,” Dave brings his cutting edge, stand-up comedy to the stage for two exclusive shows. Writer and host from TV's Insomniac, Dave was named one of Entertainment Tonight's "25 Funniest People in America,” he has performed on HBO, Showtime TV’s “Dave’s Old Porn” and Comedy Central’s “ Comedy Underground” and “The Gong Show.” Don't miss this opportunity to see him live...you'll be glad you did!!! Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($30)

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Oct. 2 & 3 GODFREY


If you have seen him on Chelsea Lately, the hit FX show Louie, or caught his one hour special “Godfrey: Black by Accident”, then you know why Godfrey’s talent has landed him a deal at Fox to develop an animated sitcom based on his life. He is one of the hottest comedians on the circuit performing all over the country. He has also appeared on 30 Rock, and in Soul Plane and Zoolander. Friday @ 9:00 ($25) and Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($25)

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Oct. 9 & 10 VIC DIBITETTO


HOWLONGDOIGOTTAWAIT???? Not long at all! Vic’s YouTube viral video “Bread & Milk” has over 11 million hits and his Justin Bieber almost 2 million hits; he is fast becoming an internet sensation and is one of the hottest acts on the circuit!! He can currently be seen in Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 in theaters. He has been described as "the working man's answer to comedy ~ hilariously commanding the stage with his discourse on married life with children, and snippets of his Italian American heritage", or as he likes to describe himself as “The Working Class Zero!” Don't miss Vic…he's simply terrific! Friday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($30), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:45 ($30)

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Oct. 16 & 17 DONNELL RAWLINGS


Donnell Rawlings, "Ashy Larry" from Chappelle's Show and The Guy Code, returns to Bananas with his intelligent, bold stand-up, laced with relevant, edgy humor. If you adore Ashy Larry, you will love Donnell's brilliant and fun performance! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($25)

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Sat., Oct. 17 @ 5pm JACKIE MASON


A 2 time Tony, 2 time Emmy Award Winner, comedy legend Jackie Mason returns with some new material presented in his inimitable style that has garnered him numerous accolades over the years. If you've never seen Jackie live, treat yourself ~ he's a true joy! One show only, Saturday @ 5:00 ($37.50)

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Oct. 23 & 24 VINCE AUGUST


Bergen County's own celebrity, Vince is a regular on ABC's "What Would You Do?", was the warm up guy for "The Daily Show" and performs at comedy clubs and venues all over the area. Vince gained nationwide recognition recently when the NJ Supreme Court forced him to choose between comedy and his Municipal Court judgeship. As Vince told CNN, he was unwilling to give up his dream, and this local attorney chose comedy. See why audiences are thrilled he made that decision! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:30 ($25)

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Thurs./Fri. Oct. 29 & 30 CARLOS MENCIA


In the last couple of years, Mencia chose to go back to his comedic roots, performing at a number of comedy clubs throughout the country – allowing him to share his newest material with smaller and more intimate audiences. Carlos has quite a few opinions… on just about everything, from race relations, the police, immigration laws, religion and the mentally challenged. He will either have you wincing or laughing, but either way he doesn’t really care, because as Carlos is quick to point out, if you ain’t laughing, you ain’t living!!! He had the second highest rated program on Comedy Central, “Mind of Mencia” and has also had his own Comedy Central Presents Special. Thursday @ 8:00 ($30), Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($30)

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Nov. 6 & 7 ADAM FERRARA


Adam’s popularity as a stand-up has brought him two American Comedy Award Nominations for Best Stand-up and three Comedy Central Specials. He was Chief “Needles” on “Rescue Me” for six years and can now be seen on the History Channel’s “Top Gear” as one of the host. Don’t miss this hysterical ever so fascinating comic! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($25)

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Sat., Nov. 14 BOBBY COLLINS


Fresh from his appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Bobby was nominated for an ACE award for his VH-1 Show. His charismatic charm enhances a stand-up act that blends witty characterizations with entertaining observations and physicality. Bobby is one of the most polished and entertaining performers of his generation...and he's funny! You’ve seen this brilliant performer on Comedy Central and Showtime TV specials. Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:30 ($27.50)

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Nov. 20 & 21 DOM IRRERA


"Bada Boom Bada Bing!" Dom Irrera is simply one of the greatest comics ever. He's cool, smooth, bright and unsurprisingly, the wittiest of them all. You've seen him on his HBO Specials, several appearances on Craig Ferguson, Showtime's Full Frontal Comedy, The Tonight Show, Dr. Katz, TV's Supreme Court of Justice and his football follies on TV's Offsides or you can catch him with the kids on Nickelodeon’s Back At The Barnyard as Duke the dog. But, nothing beats seeing this talented comic live...it's a real treat! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($27.50)

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