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Aug. 22 & 23 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 t.v. commercials. He is currently touring in an original play that he co-wrote titled "Shut Up, Sit Down & Eat!" He has written for "The Joan Rivers Radio Show" and hosted his own show on Long Island's WGBB radio. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:30 ($20)

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Sat., Aug. 23 @ 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 Saturday @ 7:00 ($20)

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Aug. 29 & 30 STEVE MARSHALL


A quick-witted stand-up comic whose act ranges from clever one-liners to well told and hysterically funny true stories, Frank's career took a turn toward acting with his recurring role on the HBO hit, Sopranos. Fun and funny, this is a must see show! Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Sept. 5 & 6 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 & 9:45 ($20)

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Sept. 12 & 13 BONNIE MCFARLANE


If you see this dynamo once, you'll want to see her again and again. No topic is too taboo for Bonnie to approach, and she does it with such hysterically funny honesty that you won't want the show to end. She's been seen on Comedy Central and currently has one of the most popular podcasts with her husband Rich Vos, "My Wife Hates Me." Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Sept. 19, 20 & 21 RALPHIE MAY


It has been said that Ralphie is possibly the smartest person to ever come out of Arkansas, and easily the funniest. He made a big impression on TV's Last Comic Standing (seasons 1 & 3), and continues to impress with his many appearances on the Late Late Show & Jimmy Kimmel shows. The only comic to have 4 Comedy Central Specials and also the only comic to get a standing ovation on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Come on out and enjoy some big laughs with this mega funny personality who's taking the comedy world by storm! Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($35), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($35), Sunday @ 7:00 ($35)

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Sept. 26, 27 & 28 YANNIS PAPPAS


Yannis Pappas is currently the co-anchor of “Fusion Live,” a one-hour news magazine program on Fusion Network. He has been featured on Comedy Central, AXS TV, VH1's Best Week Ever and CBS. He tours the world doing stand up comedy and is known for his immensely popular characters Mr. Panos and Maurica. Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($30) and Sunday @ 7:00 ($25)

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Oct. 3, 4 & 5 CARLY AQUILINO


Carly Aquilino is a stand-up comedian described by audience members as "funny" and by her father as "a huge mistake". A cast member of MTV's Girl Code, Carly's hobbies are telling jokes and checking Facebook to make sure the people that made fun of her in high school got fat. Carly is proud of having her stand up featured on Sirius XM radio and is especially proud that she once made her grandma Marilyn laugh so hard that her teeth fell out. Friday 8:00 & 10:30 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($25) and Sunday @ 7:00 ($25)

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Oct. 10 & 11 JOEY KOLA


Joey Kola is hysterical!!! He steamrolls from the moment he steps on the stage to the end of his superbly energetic performance. You've seen him on his Comedy Central special & on Letterman, and he was the audience warm-up comic for The Rosie O’Donnell Show, and currently for the Martha Stewart Show. This guy's a pro, & he's truly funny! Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($20)

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Oct. 17 & 18 TOM PAPA


Tom is a skilled professional who has mastered the art of observational comedy. Combining observational humor with comedy mined from his own life as a family man. He was personally chosen by Jerry Seinfeld to serve as host of NBC’s “The Marriage Ref” and had a recurring role opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the CBS series, “The New Adventures of Old Christine” and his own show “Come to Papa”. If you want to enjoy a performance that's truly different, this is the one to catch! Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($25)

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Oct. 24, 25 & 26 TAYLOR WILLIAMSON


A finalist on 2013 America’s Got Talent, Mel B dubbed him “The Awkward Comedian,” Heidi Klum – shy, and Howard and Howie loved him. Taylor started performing stand-up comedy as a high school senior in Del Mar, California. He's performed at the prestigious Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and was the youngest person to perform on the "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson." He was also a semi-finalist on the final season of NBC's "Last Comic Standing". Come see this up and coming comedian up close and personal. Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($25), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:45 ($25), Sunday @ 7:00 ~ Ages 13 & up ($25)

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Oct. 31 & Nov. 1 DAN LaROSA ~ HYPNOTIST


Dan LaRosa is America's Fastest and Funniest hypnotist. His breathtaking and theatrical hypnosis performances captivate audiences with excitement and awesome thought-provoking fun. Dan provides an unparalleled Comedy Hypnosis Show experience for his audiences. Performing his Comedy Hypnosis Show since 1986, Dan has been successfully entertaining events large and small for private parties and for clubs worldwide. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Sat., Nov. 1 @ 6:00 JACKIE MASON


The comedy legend 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! Saturday @ 6:00 ($37.50)

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Nov. 7 & 8 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 @ 8:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:30 ($25)

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Nov. 14, 15 & 16 BOBBY LEE


Bobby Lee has something rare - a captivating cocktail of vulnerability and strength with some tenacity chased back for good measure. There's also some dark comedy that may weigh a bit heavily on the soul. Bobby has performed stand-up on "Premium Blend" and "The Tonight Show," he was a regular on MADtv and has garnered millions of fans through his comedy, film and television appearances. And lately, he's been generating buzz appearing on the round table of fierce comics on Chelsea Lately. Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($30), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($30) and Sunday @ 7:00 ($30)

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Nov. 21 & 22 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, 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 & 10:15 ($25)

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Sat., Nov. 29 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 & 9:45 ($27.50)

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Dec. 5 & 6 JESSE JOYCE


A quick-witted stand-up comic whose has been earning a reputation as a rising star on the comedy scene with performances loved by crowds around the world, and a writing style admired and respected by comedians at every level. Jesse has developed his own unique brand of comic charisma which he brings to the standup comedy stage entwining distinctively intelligent material and high energy performance. You may have seen him on Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central or currently on Fox’s Red Eye. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($20)

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