Please joint Parlor & Omar's members and guests on August 23rd at 8pm for a night of comedy.
Featuring comedians: Mike Fine, Bob Greenberg, Ben Rosenfeld, Michelle Slonim
Host: Annika Connor
The Line Up:
Mike Fine is an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer, ordained minister, and star of the hit TV show PARKYA-CAR-KUS aired on JetStreamTV; a reality based show featuring the absurdities of finding a parking spot in NYC. On top of being a seasoned performer, Mike was a staff writer for the Friars Club Roasts of Quentin Tarantino, Boomer Esiason, Dennis Rodman and many others, as well as regularly asked to provide comedic content for many A-list celebrities and athletes, including numerous Oscar, Grammy, Emmy nominated artists and performers . Mike, (also known as the CuddleStar) holds the world record for having cuddled over 10,000 women.
BOB GREENBERG (Comedian & Actor) Stand-Up credits include The Friars Club, Metropolitan Room, Gotham Comedy Club, Stand-Up NY and Broadway Comedy Club. He has recently toured as “Morty” in Old Jews Telling Jokes at George Street Playhouse, Bucks County Playhouse, Trinity-Rep., Penn’s Landing Playhouse and more. Recent NY Plays include The Stella (NYFF), The Diorama (Off-Broadway), A Modest Suggestion(Off-Broadway) and The Jazz Singer (Off-Off). Films include The Comedian, Dark Corner(Short), The Tailor (Short), Glow Ropes, Heartbreak Hospital, Big Money Hu$tla$ and Maid In Manhattan.TV includes VINYL, The Characters, Saturday Night Live, Lights Out, Next Best Thing,Letterman, Conan, Primetime Live and Law & Order. Webisodes include Method or Madness. Other Regional Theatre: The Odd Couple (Gateway Playhouse & Candlewood Playhouse),Harvey and Running In The Red (Flat Rock Playhouse) and on Broadway he hosted The 39 Steps Talkback Tuesdays.
Ben Rosenfeld creates smarter comedy for smarter people. Ben’s comedy blends his family’s experience as Russian Jewish immigrants in America with his philosophical beliefs, political observations and unique characters. Ben has appeared on FOX’s Laughs, CBS This Morning, National Geographic’s Brain Games, NPR Weekend Edition, SiriusXM Radio, Rooftop Comedy and been featured as TimeOut New York’s Joke of the Week. He has twice headlined at Caroline’s on Broadway, hosted at the Lincoln Center and performs nightly in New York City. Ben has two comedy albums, Neuro Comedy (2012) and The Russian Optimist (2016 – released by Comedy Dynamics / New Wave Entertainment) – which has been an Amazon Top 5 Best Selling Comedy Album. Ben also created the illustrated coffee table book, Russian Optimism: Dark Nursery Rhymes To Cheer You Right Up, an Amazon Top 5 Best Seller in Humor Books.
Michelle Slonim is a New York comic. Michelle has appeared on web-shows for Comedy Central and HBO and on SiriusXM Radio. She plays at late night at the Comic Strip, late night at Broadway Comedy Club, various produced shows at Carolines on Broadway and at indie bar shows throughout the city (most of which she produces, cuz you gotta create your own opportunities). She trained in comedy and performance under the bright lights of the 6 train, skills she honed at the University of Michigan, Williamstown Theater Festival, as an apprentice to Lewis Black. She is a seasoned producer having worked on 24 Hour Celebrity Plays on Broadway and produced shows at Webster Hall and Le Poisson Rouge. Michelle produces several comedy shows per week in New York City where special guest performers have included Dave Attell (The Insomniac Tour, Comedy Underground) and Greer Barnes from the Chapelle Show. For her Anti Valentine’s Day Comedy Show, she was featured in The Wall Street Journal, although as her mother pointed out, it was only on page two in the print edition. She is a member of the Friars Club.
The night's fun will be hosted by Artist/Actress Annika Connor.
All guests are invited to stay after the sets for mix and mingle networking night following the performance.
This event is free but please RSVP to attend. Password: parlorevents