COMEDY SHOW FOR ANY COLLEGE / UNIVERSITY EVENT
MAIN STAGE EVENTS
Even Family Weekends…
We have performed in dozens of colleges and universities as part of our nationwide touring. The Improv Comedy show equally works well on a large MAIN STAGE performance venue, small theater, late-nite club, lounge, snack bar or student activities meeting room.
The show has played big stages at Montclaire State University, Bloomberg, High Point University, Williams College, Lynchburg College, and Hastings College. Charter House and smaller Greek events at Princeton, University of Maryland and Georgetown. The show has played numerous orientation and preview week shows at Pace and a hug hit at smaller lounges and snack bars and meeting rooms (<200ppl) at Vaughn, College Misericordia, University of Vermont, Mount Ida College and Stone Hill University.
And we have hosted groups at our NYC Theater from Yeshiva, Columbia, NYU, Hofstra, Cooper Union, John Jay, Fordham, and more…
LMAO COLLEGE COMEDY TOUR
Currently running performances every weekend at the Broadway Comedy Club following a 4 year run off-Broadway and as the house troupe of the former Laugh Factory in Times Square NYC. This popular show has played over 5000+ public performances (many sold out) since 2002. The talent features a diverse cast of seasoned comedians and actors who have appeared on Letterman, MTV, VH1, HBO and Comedy Central. Lots of audience volunteers are invited to participate as the troupe spins out jokes and music on the spot based on suggestions from the students.
Touring Company Hosted by Walt Frasier
Catch Walt Frasier this Spring on TruTV’s “Friends Of The People” now in their 2nd season. Go to Netflix – RIGHT NOW!!! – to see Walter in Lilyhammer (Season 3, Episode 8) as the American comic performing at Steven Van Zandt’s Norwegian club. Also now on Netflix – Blue Bloods (Season 3, Episode 8) see Walter in spandex body suit in first 5 minutes as Arnie the Homeless Avenger. Royal Pains (Season 6 Episode 3) as the Choking Victim. Past credits include sketch bits on Letterman (9 episodes), Stakervision (MTV2), Naked Brother’s Band (NICK), Hair Trauma (WE) and numerous commercials including Dr. Oz’s Fat Pants. Theater Credits include Off Broadway, Touring and Regional Theater plus over 4000 professional Improv Comedy Shows with EIGHT IS NEVER ENOUGH (AKA LMAO Off Broadway. Improv 4 Kids, Improv 4 Teens, Absent Minded Comedy).
Laurice Fattal – co-founder – has been performing in theatre, music concerts, and stage shows since the age of 10. She originally began writing scripts and composing music through her own vocal group in high school. She continued to pursue her passion for the performing arts in college through studies in theatrical production, acting, music and opera. She has worked in casting, directing, and writing with professional companies based out of NYC, MD and DC. Laurice has written and performed in dozens of sketch comedy digital shorts for LMAONYC. Other credits include the Indie short mockumentary: P.O.O.P: The Movie, Writer/Director of The Top 8 at Eight (original web series), Fox & Friends. Musicals/Operas: Amahl and the Night Visitors (Riverside Opera NYC), 27 Santa’s & and Elf Called Kevin , Alice in Wonderland – A New Musical, The Phantom Tollbooth – By Sheldon Harnick, The Lounge @ Under St. Marks. In addition to developing the concept for “Eight is NEVER enough!”, she is thrilled to be the co-founder and creator of “IMPROV 4 Kids!” and Bully Assemblies NY – both are outreach programs that currently tour K-12 school.
Artistic Director, PATRICK REIDY is an actor, comedian, musician, and improviser in NYC. He can currently be seen as a host and improv comedian at the Broadway Comedy Club for the Eight Is Never Enough and LMAO-NYCInteractive Comedy Shows as well as touring with their family friendly cousin, Improv 4 Kids. He is also an established improv teacher, having taught for the Comedy Hall Of Fame and independent residences throughout the five boroughs. As a sketch writer and performer his work has been featured onFunny Or Die, College Humor, and the Absent Minded Comedy Show. He is a graduate of Salem State University and has studied improv, sketch-writing, stand-up, and screenwriting at the Upright Citizens Brigade, The Peoples Improv Theatre, andThe Annoyance Theater. Yes, and he would love to help you with your next artistic project!
Amelia Fowler, a native of Brooklyn, New York, can be seen in the upcoming motion pictures “Top Five”(starring Chris Rock) and “Learning to Drive” (starring Sir Ben Kingsley) and “Monica Z” (as Ella Fitzgerald directed by Per Fly). Watch Amelia on Netflix now in “Orange is the New Black” (Season 2 Episode 1), directed by Jodie Foster. Amelia has been seen in commercial spots for Cablevision, the History Channel, IFC, as well as comedy venues throughout the U.S. with her fellow cast mates of the numerous improv troupes over the years. Amelia has also had the good fortune to perform in the GLAAD award winning “She Like Girls” at the Ohio Theater as Regina and her one woman show “Flozetta” performed at HERE as part of the “Downtown Urban Theater Festival” and the movie . Amelia currently serves as Client Relations Manager for EIGHT IS NEVER ENOUGH so if you are booking a private event or outreach program, expect a friendly call. Visit her website at www.AmeliaFowler.com
Andrew Del Vecchio is a New York based actor, improv performer, and improv teacher. After graduating Celebration High School and being part of it’s inaugural season of the Off Book Productions theatre group he received a degree in Theatre Performance from the University of South Florida. He has been performing with Eight is Never Enough since the spring of 2011 and has also been teaching with the Comedy Hall of Fame Foundation for over 2 years. Notable projects: Critters Castaway (Busch Gardens Tampa), FILM: The Last 5 Years, Lie Maintenance, Rhapsody, The Amazing Spider-man 2 TV: Deception ONLINE: Fine Fiiine Production. You can follow him on his Facebook fan page or on Twitter, Instagram, and Vine at @AndrewJDV
EIGHT IS NEVER ENOUGH employs 20+ professional Improv Comedy performers. At any given time the troupe will send out 2-3 casts simultaneously. We never send out new talent or students on professional gigs. See our profressional cast (s) EVERY SATURDAY 3 & 8pm at the Broadway Comedy Club
SEE FULL CAST LIST HERE