This is our official SXSW Badgeholder Show at Brazos Lofts, and the most intimate show of the entire festival with only 75 seats in the audience. This show will be sponsored by the amazing Ploom Company!
This show is exclusive to SXSW Badgeholders only. Get there early because the lineup we have in store is going to be one of our best!
This show will take place at Brazos Lofts located on the corner of 5th St. and San Jacinto Blvd.
The address is 201 E. 5th Street #106, Austin 78701. Less than 10 minutes from the Convention Center. See map below.
Comedy Living Room presents “Getting Comfy With… Adam Newman & Joe Wengert” “Getting Comfy With…” is a new series of intimate shows where we highlight comedians for a full set in the same living room you’ve grown to love.
On Wednesday February 26th, 2014 @ 8:30pm we will be featuring comedians Adam Newman & Joe Wengert, each performing a half hour set in preparation for their Comedy Central Half Hour Specials!
ALL GUESTS MUST BE 21+ YEARS OLD.
BYOB! SNACKS AVAILABLE!
Adam Newman is a New Hampshire-born, Georgia-schooled, Brooklyn- based comedian who has appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman and John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show on Comedy Central. He was among Comedy Central’s first class of “Comics to Watch” to perform at the New York Comedy Festival, and was invited to showcase as a “New Face” at the prestigious Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. His debut stand-up CD, Not for Horses, was released by Rooftop Comedy to critical acclaim.
Adam’s TV appearances include MTV’s The CollegeHumor Show, various talking head shows on the TV Guide Network, the Tyra Banks Show (weird!), and dozens of CollegeHumor Originals on CollegeHumor.com. Adam is also a co-host of Butt Talk, the world’s #1 Number 2 podcast, and his first Comedy Central Half Hour comes out later this year!
Joe Wengert is currently in his second season working as a staff writer for Kroll Show on Comedy Central. He has previously written for Comedy Bang! Bang!, Playing House, and the Onion News Network. As a stand up, Joe was named one of the “New Faces” at the 2012 Montreal Just For Laughs festival. He has appeared at SXSW, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Telluride Comedy Festival, and on various shows around Los Angeles. Joe’s acting credits include a recurring role on ABC’s How To Live With Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life), and appearances on Modern Family, Key & Peele, and in national commercials for H & R Block, McDonalds, and Mr. Clean.
Joe Wengert has been a regular improv performer at the UCB Theater since 2003. Currently he can be seen improvising every Monday night with UCB-LA house team, The Smokes and every Saturday and Sunday with ASSSCAT. Since we are only opening up the Living Room for viewing, there will be a very limited number of tickets available.
Comedy Living Room 17 will be held on Tuesday February 18, 2014 at 9:00pm. Only audience members on the RSVP list will be allowed entry into Comedy Living Room 17. Comedy Living Room is a 21+ show. Only audience members over the age of 21 with valid photo ID will be allowed entry. Line forms/Taco Truck at 7:30pm Doors open at 8:00pm Music by Mark Kill at 8:30pm Show starts at 9:00pm We are happy to announce Comedy Living Room 17 will be sponsored by our good friends at Ploom! You know what that means… GIVEAWAYS!!! Comedy Living Room 17 Lineup: Natasha Leggero Brody Stevens Eddie Pepitone Taylor Williamson Emily Maya Mills Barry Rothbart Andrew Santino Adam Riches Orny Adams Josh Adam Meyers