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Janeane Garofalo featuring Ted Alexandro
with Ted Alexandro
Comedy | Comedy Comedy | Comedy
Sat March 17, 2018 10:00 pm
EastVille Comedy Club , 85 E 4th Street, New York, NY (map)
All Ages


JANEANE GAROFALO

 


TED ALEXANDRO

...AND OTHER SPECIALS GUESTS!

All ages welcome. There's a 2 drink minimum per person. Line-up subject to change. Arrive 30 mins before showtime as seating is on a first-come basis. Those arriving late are not guaranteed seats. If reservations are missed, they can be rescheduled without penalty.

Janeane Garofalo
Comedy | Comedy

Actress and Comedian Janeane Garofalo has been an American institution since she burst on the scene in 1992.
 
In addition to acting in film and television Janeane is an outspoken activist spoken word performer and stand-up comedy entertainer known and respected around the country and the world.  As well she was instrumental in the successful launching of the first liberal radio network Air America Radio where she hosted her own talk show "The Majority Report." A lightning rod for controversy Janeane's well informed opinions and unflinching honesty have inspired laughs as well as striking a chord with the left right and everyone in between.  She is a noted peace activist.
 
Janeane has had many memorable and critically acclaimed roles in films such as "The Truth About Cats and Dogs " "Steal This Movie " "Copland " "Reality Bites " and "Duane Hopwood " as well as for her specific brand of sharp wit and comedy shown in her roles in "Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion " "Bye Bye Love " "Mystery Men " "Clay Pigeons " "The Minus Man" and "The Cable Guy " directed by her friend Ben Stiller.  Ben and Janeane also co-authored the best seller "Feel This Book " (Ballantine May 1999). Janeane was also a cast member of the Emmy Award-winning Ben Stiller Show.
 
Janeane played the role of Paula the acerbic talent booker on "The Larry Sanders Show " for which she received an Emmy nomination in 1997 and two Cable Ace nominations. During the fall of '94 she joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live." Some of Janeane's other television work includes two specials for HBO the series finale of "Mad About You" and the critically lauded final season of NBC's "The West Wing " where she played Democratic campaign strategist Louise Thornton.
 
In 2007 Janeane's voice was featured in the Disney/Pixar animated comedy Ratatouille and can be seen in Stella writer/director David Wain's ensemble comedy "The Ten." Janeane can also be seen in the Lifetime movie "Girl's Best Friend" and as a character on the 2009 season of "24."
 

Ted Alexandro
Comedy | Comedy

Ted Alexandro has been a comedian for twenty years. Time Out NY called Ted “One of the funniest comedians working today.”

Ted has performed on David Letterman Conan O’Brien Jimmy Kimmel Craig Ferguson The View and two half-hour specials on Comedy Central. Ted opened for Louis C.K. at Carnegie Hall.

Ted has performed internationally in Jordan Egypt Kuwait Hong Kong South Korea Singapore Jakarta England Holland Israel South Africa and Qatar.

Ted has appeared on the television shows “Oz”  “Dr. Katz” and “Louie”.

Ted collaborated with Hollis James on such videos as “Kiss Our American Ass” and “Nobody’s Dummy” which can be found on Ted’s YouTube channel.

Ted and Hollis' web series “Teachers Lounge” stars Ted and Hollis as a music teacher and janitor respectively in a NYC elementary school. Lewis Black guest stars as the Principal Judy Gold as the Gym Teacher Judah Friedlander as the Computer Science Teacher musician Ted Leo as himself and Janeane Garofalo makes the P.A. announcements.