Wednesday, March 16th, 9:30 pm at Upright Citizen's Brigade! $5 (click here for tickets)
FEATURING: (the rejected material of) Adira Amram * Adam Newman & Trevor Williams * Craig Rowin * Rejected Sketches from Murderfist * super fun surprises * videos * Hosted by Jon Friedman * Fill In House Band: Erin and her Cello!
THE REJECTION SHOW is a live comedic event that embraces the rejected and “turned down” material of well-known and up-and-coming writers, comedians, cartoonists, artists, filmmakers, TV personalities and other artistic types who display their creative “failures” live on stage.
JON FRIEDMAN is a writer, comedian and producer living in Brooklyn, NY. As an original blogger for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon he won two Creative Arts Emmy’s (Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Media). He is currently the creator/producer and host of the award winning popular variety show, The Rejection Show, and many other unique live events, including New York’s ECNY Awards. Jon’s first book, the award winning Rejected: Tales of the Failed, Dumped & Canceled, a humor anthology of rejected works, was released in 2009 with Villard (Random House). Follow Jon on twitter @friedmanjon (see below)
Hooray for Failure!
THE REJECTION SHOW VALENTINE'S DAY HEARTBREAK HAVEN!
LIVE at THE BELL HOUSE on Valentine's Day!
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Monday, February 14th, 2011, 8PM
FOR TICKETS: CLICK HERE (last year: SOLD OUT)
“BEST OF OFFBEAT NIGHTLIFE” AMERICA ONLINE
“BEST OF NYC” THE VILLAGE VOICE
“BEST VARIETY SHOW SHOW” ECNY AWARDS
What is The Rejection Show? The Rejection Show is a comedic based event that embraces the rejected and “turned down” material of professional and amateur writers, comedians, cartoonists, artists, and human beings whom display their creative “failures” live on stage.
SPECIAL VALENTINE'S DAY EDITION: "FIND SOMEONE TO FRENCH!" Featuring FAST, FUN, HEARTBREAKING performances from:
Tom Shillue Elna Baker Adam Wade Katina Corrao Seth Herzog Broad City Sean Crespo Sara Schaefer Sean O’Connor Erin & Her Cello Laura Prangley Mandy Stadtmiller Edith Zimmerman Ben Lerman
Live Music From:
The Defibulators & Cudzoo and the Faggettes
Hosted by: Jon Friedman, writer, comedian, producer, Creative Arts Emmy Winner, and one of Huffington Post's 50 Funny People you should be following on Twitter.