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You’re throwing the get-together of the year, and you want to make sure that everyone invited has the time of their lives. There is a massive pressure to make the event exciting and break boundaries from what the crowd is used to. Whether you’re looking to host a wedding to rival the royal weddings to come, throw the office party of the century, get a huge crowd to your club or restaurant, or just throw the New Year’s Eve party to end all New Year’s Eve parties, you need something extra up your sleeve. Hiring a comedian is exactly the way to do this. Sometimes it’s hard to break the ice at parties between guests, and a comedian will not only entertain the crowd, but get the audience primed and ready to have a good night. Here are some of the best comedians available for hire for your next big event.
Jessica Michelle Singleton is pretty new to the comedy industry, but has created a name for herself as one of the most hilarious women in comedy today. Her one-woman show, “Codependent Arising,” sold out throughout Europe and her debut comedy album “Please. Don’t. Leave. Me.” reached #1 on iTunes with ease. Her comedy is very stream-of-consciousness, full of stories and personal anecdotes that give you a great idea of her as a person and keep you rolling with laughter. Her podcast, “Ignorance is #Blessed,” will give you a good idea of what her brand of humor is, but her live performances are where she shines. She frequently performs at The Comedy Store in Hollywood, but might be available for your big event.
Originally from Vancouver, BC., Abby Roberge has built a career for himself in the L.A. comedy industry. He has toured with many famous acts, such as Bob Saget and Bill Burr, as well as regularly performing at The Comedy Store and The Laugh Factory. Roberge has also guest starred on the popular TV show Modern Family, so he may be recognizable to many of your guests. A rising star in the stand-up scene, Roberge has come a long way since being raised in a Canadian commune. His understanding of modern society coming from such an interesting upbringing is what makes him such a delight to watch on stage.
Timmy Hart Barron
Timmy Barron is a Chicago-based comedian, actor, and family man who would be the perfect addition to any event. In fact, he has been producing comedy shows on stage and film for the last decade, so if you’re looking for a comic who has a lot of experience in the industry and has seen it all, Barron is your guy. Not only will he perform, but he can also bring along a slew of talented comedian friends to perform if you’re interested in making your night a little more diverse and full of different talent.
If you’re looking for a comedian who is wholesome and family-friendly, look no further than Bryson Lang, a talented comedian and juggler. Great for all occasions, Lang will please the adults at a more grown-up gig just as easily as he can entertain children at a school or fundraising event. He has travelled the world with his comedy act and is even a world-record holder. Lang has been doing this for years, and has even appeared in a few famous shows and movies. “That 70’s Show,” “Charmed,” “Austin Powers II,” and “Batman and Robin” are some of his incredible credits. He was even Jim Carey’s photo double in the popular flick “Dumb and Dumber To.” For an event entertainer that will please everyone of all ages, Lang is the best choice for the job.
A Texan at heart, Natia Simon now resides in NYC where she ready to impress her witty, intelligent charm on any corporate party. She has self-proclaimed “hood savvy + southern charm,” which is clear if you’re lucky enough to snag her for your next big event. She is also speech and debate coach, and holds a few small film credits. Her brand of comedy is perfect for any work event.