The New York Kings of Comedy will perform Saturday, July 8, at the Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport.
The five comic headliners, known collectively as the New York Kings of Comedy, will be delivering big laughs in Bridgeport at the Klein Memorial Auditorium.
Rob Stapleton, Capone, Talent, Drew Fraser and Mark Viera hit the stage on Saturday, July 8, for a night of comedy, co-hosted by Bridgeporter Micha Jean, with DJ Big Boi providing the music.
“Each with their own distinct style, they have been slaying audiences near and far. You’ve seen them on Comedy Central, HBO’s Def Comedy Jam and HBO’s Bad Boys of Comedy,” promoters said.
According to their bios: Stapleton was raised in the Bronx, saying that it has led to his energetic comedy style. When he moved to Los Angeles, he became a favorite on HBO’s “P-Diddy Presents The Bad Boy of Comedy," “Jamie Foxx Presents Laffapalooza” and “Martin Lawrence Presents: 1st Amendment Stand Up.” Capone, dubbed the “Gangster of Comedy, has been featured in “Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam - Live from Orlando,” HBO's “Def Comedy Jam” and for hosting Amateur Night at The Apollo.
Talent has hosted New York's 98.7 KISS FM Morning Show, made TV appearances on “1st Amendment Stand Up,” BET's “ComicView,” HBO's “Def Comedy Jam.” Drew Fraser's stand up career includes sets on "The Bad Boys of Comedy" and"Def Comedy Jam.” Viera regularly performs at top comedy clubs, such as Carolines on Broadway and Gotham Comedy Club. His television credits include “Gotham Comedy Live” and Comedy Central's “Gabriel Iglesias Presents: Stand Up Revolution.”
Klein Memorial Auditorium, 910 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. Saturday, July 8. 8 p.m. $55 to $25. Parking: $5 (no credit cards). 800-424-0160, extension 2.