Come laugh Thursday, June 13, 2019 when Susan Seliger, co-founder/producer/host of Out by 10, presents 3 ROLLICKING Storytellers & Musicians.
- STORYTELLERS: Aparna Nancherla, Mark Normand, Leah Bonnema
- BRILLIANT MUSICIAN: Joanna Wallfisch
- WHEN: 6.13.19, 8-10 PM — 2nd Thursdays of the month
- WHERE: Noho Sound Showroom at 62 Cooper Square (between Astor Place and E. 4th) (Subways W, R, Q, 1, 5, 6 and a parking garage right next door.)
- THE DEAL: $25 online; $30 at the door. Limited seating– tix sell out fast.
- THE REST: BYOB so you can sip exactly what you like best!
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ABOUT THE PERFORMERS:
Musician: Walter Parks
Walter Parks spent a decade as the guitarist and sideman for Woodstock Legend Richie Havens. He has played Carnegie Hall, Madison Square Garden and the Cannes Film Festival. He composed the theme song for the Discovery Channel’s “American Guns” series and leads his own southern country/blues band, Swamp Cabbage. Walter will be joined by Jagoda, the drummer for their band, Swamp Cabbage. Watch: Eye on the Prize by Walter Parks
Aparna has her own Netflix show coming out in the Fall. She has been on Conan’s Show twice and on Inside Amy Schumer. She has written for Late Night with Seth Meyers and Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. She was named one of Variety’s Top 10 Comics to Watch for 2016 and and one of Rolling Stone’s 50 Funniest People Right Now. She released her comedy album Just Putting It Out There through Tig Notaro’s Bentzen Ball Records last year. Her humor is adorable and irresistible. Watch: Aparna on Conan
Mark has done a one-hour Comedy Central special “Don’t Be Yourself”, a HALF HOUR Comedy Central special, appeared on TBS’s CONAN 6 times, Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Showtime’s “Live at SXSW”, Inside Amy Schumer, TruTv, Best Week Ever, MTV, Last Comic Standing, @Midnight and released an album with Comedy Central records titled “Still Got It”.
This year, Mark took first place at the Great American Comedy Festival competition. In 2013 he won Caroline’s March Madness competition, beating out 63 other comedians. Village Voice’s “Best Comedian of 2013;” John Oliver’s New York Standup Show; Esquire’s “Best New Comedians 2012.” Watch: Mark Normand on Colbert
Leah has been performed with the USO overseas and been featured on Gotham Comedy Live, IFC’s Comedy Crib, TruTV’s Comedy Knockout, Broadway Video’s The Henkle Factor with Michael Che, Vh1’s 100 Greatest series, and is regular on SiriusXM Radio.
She has played every comedy club and festival you can name, from New York and Maine, to Charleston and played at The Kennedy Center in Washington DC for The District of Comedy Festival.
The NY Times called her: “One of the city’s most consistently excellent young comics”
Village Voice: “Brilliant.”
The Scotsman: “A force of nature.”
Watch: Leah at Gotham Comedy Club