Comedy and Cocktails in the Den 3/28/18Tuesday, March 27 2018 8:00pm Start
Wed Mar 28 2018
Comedy and Cocktails in the Den 3/28/18
at The Den
Greg Behrens is a comedian from Atlanta, GA. Greg is a regularly featured act at clubs throughout the country including The Comedy Attic, The Punchline, and The Comedy Catch. In addition to travelling the country performing stand-up, Greg is a longtime writer and cast member in Atlanta's premiere live sketch comedy troupe, Sketchworks. Greg was a semi-finalist in the 2015 Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, and a finalist in the 2015 Devil Cup in NYC. He has performed in the Boston Comedy Festival, Limestone Comedy Festival, World Series of Comedy, Red Clay Comedy Festival, Hell Yes Fest, Sweetwater 420 Festival, and more. Greg's comedy can also be heard on Rooftop Comedy, Sirius XM, in his humor column Gregular Thoughts at imposemagazine.com & on his monthly One liner competition show, Jokin' Off: A Comedy Battle at the Laughing Skull Lounge.
Gilbert Lawand left the corporate world in 2007 and helped usher in an Atlanta comedy boom by producing and hosting over 300 shows called "Comedy Gold". In 2015 he was a finalist in the Laughing Skull Festival and also produced the first annual Red Clay Comedy Festival. Gilbert has opened up large theater shows for both Dave Chappelle and Aziz Ansari. His comedy is a mix of social commentary and satire with a unique perspective based on his background: born in Baghdad to Catholic parents before moving to a town of 500 people in Georgia where he grew up on a farm. He recently moved to New York where he resides in Brooklyn.
Based out of Atlanta, GA. Justin Thompson has spent the past few years traveling the country, making folks laugh with his irreverent and minimalist humor performed with goof and charm. He has also performed in several comedy festivals and opened up for a few notable comedians. Recently he has made several appearances on the hit podcast Doug Loves Movies. He also runs a monthly show at Relapse Theatre called Drop Up Video, that features comedians talking over music videos.
Katie Hughes is self-deprecating and silly. She has performed at Laugh Your Asheville Off, NC Comedy Arts Festival, and Second City. Katie has opened four birthday cards addressed to the guy who used to live in her apartment.
Damon Sumner has been bringing laughter to people’s lives even before he held a mic on a stage. He has continued to hone his craft and every time he touches the stage, he delivers hilarious stories about his upbringing, and witty, high-energy observations of everyday life. Damon has been called, “a blend of Kevin Hart and Jim Gaffigan.” Since starting standup in Atlanta in 2010, Damon has shared the stage with numerous headliners, nationally and internationally, like Todd Glass, Iliza Shlesinger, Duncan Trussell, Jarrod Harris, Wendy Liebman, George Wallace, and so many more. In 2012, Damon toured China for a year and was a part of the team that opened the first full-time mainland comedy club in China, Kungfu Comedy Club. Damon has also performed in illustrious comedy festivals around the U.S. including the Dallas Comedy Festival, Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival, Out Of Bounds Comedy Festival, Hell Yes Comedy Festival and was a semi-finalist for the American Black Film Festival's Comedy Wings Competition, sponsored by HBO, in 2017. Damon seeks to be the comedian that everyone can relate to and simply make everybody laugh!