Stand Up! for Main Street

Public Citizen Presents an All-Star Comedy Benefit on October 28

Event Details

Sunday, October 28, 2018
6:30  – 8 p.m.
Writers Guild Theater, 135 South Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills, California 90211

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Featured Comedians

 

Bill Burr has done four hour-long stand-up specials: “Why Do I Do This,” “Let It Go,” “You People Are All The Same” and “I’m Sorry You Feel That Way.” His upcoming animated series on Netflix is called “‘F’ Is For Family.”

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Eliza Skinner has appeared on "The Pete Holmes Show," "Chelsea Lately," "Upload with Shaquille O’Neal," MTV, Showtime, AMC and the BBC. She also has written for shows like "Totally Biased," "Fashion Police," "Adam Ruins Everything" and "The Late Late Show with James Corden."

Jimmy O. Yang is known for his starring roles as Jian Yang on the HBO series “Silicon Valley” and his role of Bernard Tai in the highly anticipated film “Crazy Rich Asians.” He made his feature film debut on Peter Berg's “Patriot's Day” alongside Mark Wahlberg and Kevin Bacon.

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Felicia Michael's comedy has appeared on networks such as MTV, A&E, Comedy Central, VH1 and Showtime. She was named Comedy Grand Champion on Star Search and winner of Funniest Female by the American Comedy Awards.

Felipe Esparza is known for his stand-up specials “They’re Not Gonna Laugh at You” and “Translate This.” He has appeared on “Superstore” and “The Eric Andre Show.” Felipe won “Last Comic Standing” in 2010. His podcast “What’s Up Fool?” is on the All Things Comedy Network.

Aida Rodriguez made history as the first Latina to appear in two specials to air in one month on both HBO and Showtime. She appeared in the film “The Comedian,” Comedy Central’s "The Nightly Show," and the finals of NBC's "Last Comic Standing."

Alex Edelman is known for his shows “Millennial,” “Everything Handed to You” and “Just for Us.” He is the creator of “Peer Group,” a show about the millennial generation, on Radio 4. He was a staff writer on CBS’ “The Great Indoors.”

Caroline Rhea starred as Aunt Hilda on the WB's “Sabrina, The Teenage Witch.” She hosted her own VH1 series, "Fool for Love," and has appeared in “Man on the Moon,” “Ready to Rumble,” “Late Night with Conan O'Brien,” and HBO's “Curb Your Enthusiasm”

 

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Tickets are $25 for students and nonprofit or government employees, and $100 for general admission.

For five or more tickets or to sponsor the event, please contact Amanda Fleming at (202) 588-7734 or email events@citizen.org.

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