The CAKE Comedy Tour, featuring NYC-based comedians Carrie Gravenson (Caroline’s on Broadway), Abbi Crutchfield (truTV), Kaytlin Bailey (MTV, SiriusXM), and LA-based comedian Erin Judge (NBC’s Last Comic Standing), is teaming up with Kickstarter to pioneer a brand new way for indie tours to sell more tickets and reach more fans. We caught up with Kaytlin to discuss how this new approach to touring is changing the industry.
By Adam Ullian
Comedy venues are hard to create. It’s more than a stage, a microphone, and available seating. An 11 year veteran of the comedy scene, Charlie Kasov saw a promising opportunity when a friend suggested the basement of Bluebird Food & Spirits, a new bar near Prospect Park. A few months later, he and fellow comedian Tyler Fischer have created a gold mine of entertainment with their monthly “Big Break Stand-Up” show. I sat down with Charlie to discuss the challenges of producing and what he has planned in the coming months.
Texas native Jenn Dodd is a character actress living in Astoria, Queens. She has spent the past few years cultivating her craft which has led to both her current variety show Buttski & Glasscock’s New Talent Blowout as well as her upcoming one-women show No Show: A One Woman Show, which takes the stage tonight at Stage Left Studios in NYC.
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