Kellen Erskine was featured on season 7 of NBC's America's Got Talent. His jokes have appeared in many publications including the Reader's Digest. Kellen has been a finalist of both the San Francisco International Comedy Competition and the Great American Comedy Festival. This year he performed at the prestigious Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland, Oregon. Kellen opens regularly for Frank Caliendo of FOX's NFL Sunday.
Winner of this year’s "Boston Comedy Festival." Part man, part ageless boy; comedian Dwight Slade has the privilege of being a comedy legend in American stand up. The winner of this year's Boston Comedy Festival, Slade combines an intelligent, raging voice of justice with the snickering attitude of a high school prankster. He gives the impression of a man on a journey. Who enjoys nothing more than making fun of everything along the way. Born in Seattle, Dwight moved often in his early years, living in San Mateo, California; Wilton, Connecticut; Marietta, Georgia and Houston, Texas.
Jenna Kim Jones is a comedian known for her strong personality and little to no upper body strength. She recently came to grips with the fact that she will never be able to do a pull up and earn her 4th grade Presidential Fitness Award though she plans to exploit this limitation into a book or reality television deal. Jenna was born in Seoul, Korea and lived there for approximately 8 years until she moved to Provo, Utah. At 18, Jenna left Provo to attend New York University where she majored in Producing and Writing for Television. During her time at NYU, she interned at Follow Productions, The Martha Show, The Late Show with David Letterman, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and CBS Primetime Casting. After graduating from NYU, Jenna began performing stand up comedy while she worked at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. After working at The Daily Show for almost 4 years, Jenna met her husband Allan Moss and the two were married in July of 2012 at which point Jenna left New York City to move to Los Angeles, California to pursue comedy (and sunshine). When she isn’t working on her Netflix addiction, Jenna spends her days and nights writing and telling jokes all over the country. Once upon a time, Huffington Post named Jenna One of 18 Funny Women You Should Be Following On Twitter. For those of you who don’t know, that is a compliment. However, it’s when she gets her name on a Buzzfeed list that she’ll know she’s really made it. Jenna has appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and performed stand up alongside some of the best comedians including Jim Gaffigan, John Oliver, Wyatt Cenac and Aasif Mandvi. Her podcast, #SorryNotSorry with Jenna Kim Jones, is one of the Top 200 Comedy Podcasts on iTunes. Her first stand up comedy special also #SorryNotSorry with Jenna Kim Jones is available for sale at www.jennakimjones.com/shop. JKJ released a 2nd Comedy Special, “Jenna Kim Jones Live In Hollywood” as part of the “Everyone Laughs” series on Sirius XM Laugh USA in September of 2016. Her comedy plays regularly on both Sirius XM channels Laugh USA and Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup. Jenna is also known for her work as the on camera host/narrator of the feature length documentary, “Meet The Mormons” which was released in theaters nationwide on October 10, 2014 and is, as of now, the 31st most successful documentary of all time.
Ferguson has appeared on the Tonight Show, Comedy Central, Comics Unleashed and ABC’s Family Channel. He was the Winner of the Seattle International Comedy Competition, Three time semi-finalist at the Boston Comedy Festival, Finalist in the San Francisco International Comedy Competition and named ‘Best of Fest” at the Detroit, Lucky Eagle and San Luis Obispo Comedy Festivals. He has the distinction of being one of the only comics in the country that has opened for all of the following comedians: Steve Harvey, George Lopez, Larry Miller, Garry Shandling, Richard Jeni, and George Carlin.
Bengt Washburn is an Aquarius with Hazel eyes who prefers boxer briefs, solid deodorants, and Crest toothpaste. He is 5’9″ tall, weighs about 149 pounds and can bench 150 pounds three times without a spotter. He has a vertical leap of 16 inches. 8 years ago a lump appeared on his right thigh. It’s not visible from the stage but according to some kids at the water park, it looks creepy. Many people say Bengt looks kind of like a monkey Bengt Washburn was born in Salt Lake City, Utah but grew up in a large Utah town (1,200 people) as the fifth child in a small Mormon family (7 children). Bengt is married to an officer in the United States Airforce. They have lived in 6 different cities over the last eleven years. Most recently he moved to Springfield, Virginia (Washington D.C.) after living in Stuttgart, Germany for 3 years. Bengt is a former winner of the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition. He has been seen on The Late Late Show with Craig Fergusen, Live at Gotham on Comedy Central and most recently Conan on TBS. He was invited to perform at the Vancouver International Comedy Festival, The Boston Comedy Festival, the Aspen Laff Festival and Gilda’s Laugh Fest in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He’s been heard on NPR, PRI and Bob and Tom. All three of his comedy Cd’s can be heard playing on XM Sirius radio. Most people who know him would say Bengt is a logistically impaired ditz, but his comedy is described as intelligent, surprisingly universal considering the content matter and profoundly funny.
Extremely funny comedian and overall nice person Steve Soelberg brings an observational, story telling style of comedy which has repeatedly left his regularly sold out audiences in stitches. Whether he's relating the experiences of growing up in a large family in Seattle, Washington or recounting the time he saw an angry guy in a tutu at a Ragnar relay, he has a way of making each audience member feel as if they were just the person he wanted to tell the story to because he knew they'd enjoy it just as much as he did. Due to his growing popularity as a comedian, he has appeared multiple times on local TV affiliates (Fox, KUTV, and KSL), on the radio, and has entertained tens of thousands traveling the country not only as comedian, but also as the voice of the Ragnar relay races as their race announcer and emcee. Steve's positive, upbeat personality paired with his observational, often self deprecating humor and his ability to appeal to a broad audience guarantee his shows will be a hilarious and memorable experience for all those who attend.
Husband. Idiot. Dad. His kids think he’s fun. His wife thinks he’s an idiot. Audiences think he’s hilarious! Don is a modern suburban dad just trying to raise his kids and get through the day with a bit of money in the bank and a scrap of dignity intact. With a unique style that can best be described as frenetic and engaging, Don captures the irony of parenting, marriage and everyday absurdities through characters, voices, parodies and some of the best written routines around. He’s a wanna-be geek who constantly upgrades to the latest technology, but can never get it to work, leading to signature bits about tech support, Idiots Guides, texting and passwords. Friesen has recently taken his smart, savvy, and highly-caffeinated comedy to the stage at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, CA, for the taping of his new Showtime one-hour special titled
Like Rocky Balboa, Alex Velluto is the son of an Italian immigrant and brings the same intensity, will, and drive to the comedy stage. In 2016, Alex was voted 'Best Comedian' by City Weekly Magazine and is the winner of the Finger Lakes Comedy Festival in Ithaca, NY. Alex is a regular at Wiseguys Comedy Club where he has headlined and worked with some of the biggest names in comedy. He has also “gone the distance” in many competitions and festivals across the country. Alex was a finalist in the the Funniest Person in Utah competition, and The Salt Lake Comedy Festival stand up competition, has performed at the Idaho Laugh Festival, and Finger Lakes Comedy Festival. In addition to his stand-up comedy, Alex is a co-host of the
Karen Rontowski’s fast-paced, quirky and charmingly optimistic comedy has been featured in clubs, TV, radio, and at corporate events all around the world. Her stand- up showcases endearing, self-effacing and intelligent characters that catch you by surprise every time. Karen uniquely blends comedy with her experience as a Paranormal Investigator and Reiki master. From fun with her family to her travels all over this great country Karen has fun where ever she goes. Her lighthearted confusion entertains kids of all ages. She is fascinated with the “afterlife” is convinced she will someday have a near death experience because, “I never finish anything.” She explains, “Sometimes a ghost will just do the same thing over and over in life. That's why I want to move into a house that is haunted by a maid.
Tom Clark was born and raised, in that order. Clark’s mix of well-crafted jokes and spontaneous crowd work has led to appearances on TBS’s ‘Conan,’ CBS’s ‘Late Late Show, and Comedy Central’s ‘Premium Blend’. Clark has traveled coast to coast doing stand up and has performed internationally as part of New Faces at the prestigious‘Just For Laughs Comedy Festival’ in Montreal and on The Main Stage at ‘The Capetown Comedy Festival’ in South Africa. Clark is also an actor and has appeared on such shows as NBC’s ‘Outsourced’, TNT’s ‘The Closer’,and the Hallmark made for TV movie ‘The Wish List’. After landing the role on ‘Outsourced,’ director Ken Kwapis invited Clark to be in the Drew Barrymore movie, ‘Big Miracle’. You can also see Clark in Columbia Pictures ‘Freaks of Nature.’
Heath is one of the brightest new comedians out there. His family-friendly style of comedy kills in clubs, colleges, and festivals including the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. You can also find him performing regularly on the Las Vegas Strip at Planet Hollywood, The Tropicana, and the MGM Grand! He has opened for some of the best comics in the business including Brad Garrett, Louie Anderson, Dennis Miller, and Eddie Griffin. His abilities that are presented on stage are endless! From doing celebrity impersonations, to singing, dancing, and accents. Heath's comedy will paint a picture in your mind that will be burned in for weeks or longer. Being an Improv comedian also gives him that extra edge on the standup comedy stage. His quick wit allows him to adapt to any situation. If you have a chance to see Heath Harmison live, TAKE IT.
Cursed with the ability to over-analyze even the most basic of human interactions, comedian Drew Allen has been delighting audiences with his distinct brand of anxious comedy since 2010. Covering everything from the perils of modern relationships to the existential dread of grocery shopping, Drew’s comedy examines both the big things and the little things through an insightful, hilarious lens. In addition to performing stand-up comedy in Salt Lake City for the last 3 years, Drew has also written sketch comedy for BYUtv’s Studio C and is currently the president of Brigham Young University’s stand-up comedy club, Humor U. If you’re looking to laugh until it hurts while also maybe working through a few personal issues, look no further.