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June 23 & 24 BILLY GARAN


There's not a dull moment in this comic’s performance! Billy's rapid fire, high speed approach creates an energy that audiences find irresistible. Quick with a comeback, and quite a good impressionist, Billy has been seen on several TV shows including Comedy Central's Stand Up and Deliver, and The Best of America's Funniest People. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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June 30 & July 1 BRAD LOWERY


Brad's show is a total joy to watch. He's super funny, clean, clever, and charming, and he has an exuberant stage presence ~ ya just gotta love him! He's performed on TV's Showtime at the Apollo, HBO, BET and A & E. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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July 7 & 8 NATHAN MACINTOSH


An import from our neighbor to the North, Nathan is a well-known award-winning Canadian comedian, where he won awards for Best Live Comedy Performance, Best Writing, and Best Taped Performance. He’s a regular all over Canadian TV and at the famous Just for Laughs Festival. In the US, he’s appeared on Conan O’Brien, Fox TV’s Red Eye, SiriusXM Radio, and his podcast “Positive Anger” is a huge hit. You may also have seen his Comedy Now! TV Special. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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July 14 & 15 GREG VACCARIELLO


Down to earth and thoroughly enjoyable, Greg is always a welcome performer at Bananas. Greg does some terrific and very unusual impressions and his observational humor on everyday life are a real hoot, and something everyone can relate to. Intelligent, fun and funny! He was also in the hit block buster Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, The King of Queens and Showtime TV. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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July 21 & 22 JOSEPH ANTHONY


What a powerhouse comic! Great material, incredible energy and a personality that just keeps you interested....you'll definitely enjoy this dynamo! Sometimes bitter and sometimes complaining about life, but ALWAYS funny. He performs regularly in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, or you might have seen him on America’s Funniest People or The View. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 8:00 & 10:00 ($20)

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Sat., July 22 @ 6pm 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 there was ever a time to see him, this year of political chaos is definitely the one! If you've never seen Jackie live, treat yourself ~ he's a true joy! One show only, Saturday @ 6:00 ($37.50)

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July 28 & 29 STEVE SHAFFER


He's shown his stuff on The Tonight Show and numerous stand-up shows & he is quite simply one of the most natural and hysterical performers you'll ever see. He's also one of the most requested cruise comedians and has appeared on ships all over the world. We love Steve & you will too!!! So, come on out!!! Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Aug. 4 & 5 RODNEY LANEY


A clever mix of wit, charm & stage presence makes Rodney one of the most enjoyable comics doing clubs today. You've seen him on HBO’s Bad Boys of Comedy, Comedy Central and VH-1, but nothing beats seeing this funny and energetic comic live! Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Aug. 11 & 12 DAN WILSON


Warm, witty and thoroughly enjoyable, Dan Wilson is a Bananas favorite. Much sought after on cruise ships, Dan has traveled all over the world entertaining thousands of people each night. You may have seen him on MTV or HBO where he combines his observational humor with some hysterically funny impressions (his Barney Fife is a hoot) to make his show one of the most truly enjoyable you may ever see. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:30 ($20)

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Sat., Aug. 12 @ 6pm BILL ERVOLINO


The Bergen Record's columnist and author of Some Kind of Wise Guy brings his literary humor to life with charm and great fun. Bill's hilarious stories about his family, friends, dog, current events, and any other topic we can all relate to yields a very personal yet universal night of comedy. One special show at 7:00 ($20)

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Aug. 18 & 19 CHRIS MONTY


Chris Monty has been entertaining audiences all over the country for 15 years and has headlined such venues as The Borgata Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City and The Riviera in Las Vegas. Chris is a terrific actor and has been seen in numerous TV commercials. He co-wrote an original play titled "Shut Up, Sit Down & Eat!" and was also in the film “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.” Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Aug. 25 & 26 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. 8 & 9 JOE DeVITO


Joe is a breath of fresh air, fun and funny with a unique style, wonderfully original material, and an uncanny ability to connect with his audience. He made it to the semi-finals on NBC's Last Comic Standing, and made a big impact on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. Joe can currently be seen on Fox News Channel's Red Eye. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Sept. 15 & 16 VINCE AUGUST


Bergen County's own celebrity, Vince is a regular on ABC's "What Would You Do?" 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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Sept. 22 & 23 BOB NELSON


Bob Nelson, the quintessential stand-up comic, comes to the stage with his slew of characters including Jiffy Jeff the boxer, Eppy Epperman the lovable nerd, and an entire football team. Bob has appeared in four HBO specials, and on Letterman and The Tonight Show. From the football team line-up to the juggling babushkas, this show is non-stop fun! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:30 ($25)

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Oct. 13, 14 & 15 VIC DiBITETTO


HOWLONGDOIGOTTAWAIT???? Not long at all! Vic’s YouTube viral video “Bread & Milk” has over 16 million hits and his Justin Bieber over 2 million hits; he quickly became an internet sensation and is one of the hottest acts on the circuit!! He was in the hit movie Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2. 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! Vic’s shows ALWAYS sell out – don’t wait too long for tix. Friday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($35), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:45 ($35), Sunday @ 7:00 ($35)

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