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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.

CHIPPS COONEY from the new NBC hit show "Little Big Shots: Forever Young" with Steve Harvey will be also be appearing.

Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($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 @ 7pm 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 KEVIN FARLEY


Presently Kevin is co-starring in F is for Family – a Netflix comedy series and in CMT’s new prime-time series Still the King. Kevin has studied at the famous Second City in Chicago and then soon after starred in films such as Black Sheep (with his brother Chris Farley) and The Waterboy with Adam Sandler, and leading roles in An American Carol and White Knight. His TV guest appearances have been on Curb Your Enthusiasm, Rules of Engagement, The Neighbors, Hot in Cleveland, JustShoot Me & Hawaii Five -O, to name a few. In addition, Farley has hosted many live shows and has been featured on The Today Show, The View, Extra, Fox News and numerous radio shows. Kevin Farley has truly established himself as a comedic presence both on the big screen and television. Multi-tasking his truly gifted talents seems easy for Farley because he does it all with a fabulous sense of humor, both on screen and off. Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($25)

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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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Sept. 29 & 30 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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Oct. 6 & 7 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, 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 @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($27.50)

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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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