May 30, 2018 9p-10:30p
The Knickerbocker (Map)
417 Bridge St NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
It's time again for our quarterly Comedy Showcase! Join us for a night of drinks and laughs!!!
Hosted by Mike Logan.
Leslie Battle is a regionally touring comedian who will enthrall you with her tales of motherhood, military service divorce and mid life dating. Her varied experiences will give you a new perspective on everyday life.
Nardos Osterhart is a writer, performer and comedian living in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In 2013, she won the Funniest Person in Grand Rapids contest. She competed in the San Francisco Comedy Competition in 2014 and NBC's Standup for Diversity contest. Nardos has produced two successful one woman shows. Her humor highlights the silliness of everyday life and parenting fails. Her influence, Dave Chappelle, and Maria Bamford.
Short on stature and big on personality is one way to describe Dave Wellfare. Another way would be to say, “His contagious energy fills any venue as he brings an in your face intensity to comedy as he tackles real life issues with a sarcastic twist. “ This former radio personality brings his animated stage persona to life in a show that’s guaranteed to make you come back for more. Dave has been in the entertainment industry for over 19 years, starting off on the #1 morning show in Lansing, MI. before transitioning to his real passion…Stand-Up Comedy. Lamenting his frustrations with raw attitude and comic fury are his forte. Dave has been seen at comedy festivals all over the US. Most notably Laughfest, Grand Rapids premier comedy festival and Canada’s Border City Comedy Festival. So be sure to see Dave, you won’t be sorry!
As an Ivy League dropout and community college graduate from Pontiac, MI, Mike brings a pointed look at life, family, and relationships that few others can…or should. From his upbringing in a family with 17 children to discussing his plight as a father, Mike’s comedy is jagged wit mixed with a smooth delivery. Mike has worked in some of the finest comedy venues in the country to work with mainstream comedians as Kevin Hart, Bobby Slayton, Jim Norton, Artie Lange, and Rickey Smiley, to name a few. Mike was featured on Fox Television’s comedy showcase “Laughs” (Season 1) and the Detroit episode of “Kevin Hart Presents: Hart Of The City 2” on Comedy Central (Season 2).