Audible presents Fresh Voices of Stand-Up with Curtis Cook, Shane Copland, Ben Feldman, Francesca Fiorentini, Isaac Hirsch, Andrew Holmgren and Yusef Roach, Hosted by Kate Willett
Curtis Cook is a comic from Ohio now living Los Angeles. He has been featured on Viceland’s televised comedy series Flophouse and performed in venues and festivals throughout the country, including the Cleveland Comedy Fest, the Chicago Comedy Exposition, and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival. | | In addition to performing stand-up, Curtis is a writer for the Willamette Week and has appeared on Daily VICE and television programs in... Read More →
Shane was recently featured on The Chive, and has appeared in the moving pictures on the History Channel doing a guest segment on "How The States Got Their Shapes," and on Cinemax in "The Knick." While the latter was not a speaking role, he did get to ring the bell as the timekeeper of an underground wrestling match, and that brought him more joy than any Oscar ever could. He has co-wrote and directed his own TV pilot, titled... Read More →
Ben Feldman is a standup comedian and writer based in San Francisco who works the Bay Area's top comedy clubs including the Punchline, Improv, Cobb's and Rooster T. Feathers, as well as clubs and venues throughout California and beyond. Named one of the Best Comics To Watch by SF Weekly in 2013, Ben Feldman's acerbic wit is provocative yet playful, delivered with glints of absurdity as he teeters back and forth along the thick line between... Read More →
Francesca Fiorentini is a journalist, comic, and aspiring internet meme. She is also host and producer with Newsbroke of AJ+, the online channel of Al Jazeera Media Network. She can be found performing stand up to crowds of aspiring Zuckerbergs in comedy venues around the Bay Area or, simply, on Facebook.
Isaac Hirsch is a 23 year old comedian with weird-looking wrists. His upbeat attitude and sharp writing have made him a favorite in Washington, DC, Baltimore, and beyond. He won the Washington DC edition of Funny or Die’s Road 2 Oddball stand-up competition in 2014, and was an MVP nominee of Rooftop Comedy’s National College Comedy Competition in 2012. He was a finalist in Westside Comedy Theater's Westside Showdown stand-up... Read More →
Andrew Holmgren embodies a rare combination of humility and good looks rarely seen before on this planet. The laid-back jokester performs with a certain reverence for irreverence and his succinct, clever sense of humor has caused people to call him a smart-ass more times than he cares to remember. Holmgren comes to party, based out of San Francisco, he is a regular at the SF Punch Line, has appeared on VICELAND and was named SF Weekly's... Read More →
Yusef started performing comedy in January 2013 and has since taken nothing by storm. He can occasionally be seen in Austin, TX at the Velveeta Room, the New Movement Theater or Cap City Comedy Club. | | He has performed on 2016's Bridgetown Comedy Festival (PDX), 2014's and 2015's Hell Yes Fest (NOLA), 2015's Out of Bounds festival (ATX). And 2014's SLC Comedy Carnivale (UT).
Kate Willett has been featured on Comedy Central’s “This Is Not Happening,” Viceland’s “Flophouse” and is a regular opener for Margaret Cho who she’s toured with nationally and internationally. You might have seen her on Fusion TV or heard her on the Risk! podcast with Kevin Allison. She’s was named a top “Artist to Watch in 2016” by SF Weekly, has opened for comedians like Kyle... Read More →