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May 27 & 28 FRED RUBINO


Freddy Rubino was born on the lower east side of Manhattan in New York City and then moved to Brooklyn. It is here where Fred developed, at an early age, the basis for his comedy material and the humor and hilarity of growing up Italian and in Brooklyn. Fred has appeared on Opie and Anthony and at the Borgata in Atlantic City. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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June 3 & 4 STEPHANIE PETERS


“Comedy Diva!” Wild and outrageously funny, Stephanie will never be accused of being a wallflower. She's refreshingly bold, and always delightfully fun! You may have seen her on The View or Comedy Central, and if you want to have some great laughs, come see her live! Friday @ 9:00 ($20) Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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June 10 & 11 BUDDY FITZPATRICK


An energetic comic with a unique perspective, Buddy's act combines the skill of a great monologist with a physical style that brings his observations to life. He's a regular on Comedy Central, and was seen on the last season of The Sopranos. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:30

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Sat., June 11 @ 7:00 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. One special show at 7:00 ($20)

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June 17 & 18 TOM MCTIERNAN


TOM McTIERNAN is one of eight children, and grew up in the suburbs of New York City. Being a product of such a multi-cultural and media driven area of the country can lead to many unanswered questions. Tom’s quest to find those answers has pointed to many laughs and more questions. While traveling around the country performing at some of the best comedy clubs, Tom can also be seen in theatres opening for the likes of Tom Jones and Joy Behar, to name a few, and was a frequent opener for the late John Pinette. Friday @ 9:00 ($20) Saturday @ 9:30 ($20)

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Sat., June 18 @ 7:00 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 year. 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 @ 7:00 ($37.50)

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June 24 & 25 PATTY ROSBOROUGH


If you see this dynamo once, you'll want to see her again and again. No topic is too taboo for Patty to approach, and she does it with such hysterically funny honesty that you can't be offended and you won't want the show to end. She's been seen on Comedy Central, MTV and VH-1, and she's a definite favorite at Bananas. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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July 1 & 2 ANDY PITZ


Mega-talented and tremendously funny, Andy uses his wit, charm and intelligence to great advantage on stage. He has had appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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July 8 & 9 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) Satruday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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July 15 & 16 LIZA TREYGER & MATTEO LANE


Liza Treyger is a Chicago-bred standup comic who now resides in NYC. She really misses alleys, her favorite bartenders, and her Russian parents. Liza’s Half Hour and first album were released by Comedy Central in August 2015. She recently performed at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal and has appeared on Adam Devine's House Party on Comedy Central, Chelsea Lately and is a cast member on MTV2's Joking Off.

Matteo is a New York-based comic who grew up Italian-American (with a little bit of Mexican) in Chicago; he learned 5 languages but still does not read books. After spending most of his life as an oil painter and opera singer, he decided to throw it all away and tell jokes to strangers. Matteo has performed at Montreal's Just for Laughs Festival and New York Comedy Festival. You may have seen him on Comedy Central's The Nightly Show and Adam Devine's House Party or on MTV’s Girl Code and Guy Code.

Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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July 22 & 23 ERIC LYDEN

Eric’s sarcastic and self-deprecating style of comedy celebrates his life and struggles of the working class hero. After dropping out of community college and failing to get promoted at Sears, Eric pursued stand-up comedy, the only career that actually encouraged his philosophy of “Life is way too hard.” Making his lower-middle-class existence and lack of success the focal point of his comedy, Eric gives his audiences someone they can both laugh with and relate to. Eric has been on “Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen” and AXS TV. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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July 29 & 30 JOE LIST

Joe List was a finalist in 2015 on Last Comic Standing, he's the host of the hit podcast Tuesdays with Stories and he's appeared on Late Night with David Letterman and Conan. Since starting his comedy career just weeks after graduating high school in 2000, comedian Joe List has been impressing and delighting audiences and fellow comedians all over the country. Joe was featured in the prestigious HBO comedy festival in Las Vegas to outstanding reviews. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Aug. 5 & 6 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 @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Fri., Aug. 19 RICH GUZZI

Are you ready for something totally over the TOP? Then The Rich Guzzi Extreme Comedy Hypnosis Show is what you want. This is not your every day comedy show. It is an explosive night of madness that can best be described as an experience of Hysterical Debauchery. Watch as Rich invites volunteers from the crowd and hypnotizes them right before your eyes. Then puts them into the most outrageously funny scenarios you could possibly imagine. We can’t even write what will happen at this show here. Let’s just say that once the subjects on stage get hypnotized, it will get very out of control and leave it at that. This show will contain many new EROTIC HYPNOTIC SCENARIOS as well as some of the old favorites. Hey, everybody loves exotic dancers, right? DON”T MISS this amazing night. So bring your friends and maybe even get one of them onstage to be the star of the show. This show contains extreme adult content and a closed door policy will be in effect once the performance has started. It is advised that you arrive early. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED! Friday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Oct. 7 & 8 GARY GULMAN


Gary Gulman is a stand-up comedian who lives in New York City. Originally from Boston, Gary has been a scholarship college football player, an accountant, a barista, a doorman, a waiter and a high school teacher. Now he is one of the most popular touring comics and one of only a handful of comedians to perform on every single late night comedy program. “Gary will be the next giant ex-Bostonian comic to break huge, CK, Burr, Gulman: You heard it here first” raved the Village Voice. He’s made three TV specials, and three albums. Gary marked his 20-year anniversary in stand-up with the “It’s About Time Tour,” selling out theaters throughout the country. It’s no wonder the New York Times wrote “Gary is finally being recognized as one of the country’s strongest comedians.” Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:30 ($27.50)

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Oct. 14, 15 & 16 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 was in the hit movis 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! 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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Oct. 21 & 22 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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