Every year, Just For Laughs chooses the most promising up and comers to feature in the New Faces of Comedy showcase. This is your chance to see the best new talent before they become household names. New Faces is the heart and soul of the most important festival of the year and will be hosted by Dana Gould, this year’s Keynote Address speaker. And now on to the much anticipated lineup:
Dulce Sloan, Alex Edelman, Jak Knight, John Early, Moses Storm, Ester Steinberg, Jon Rudnitsky Rob Gleeson, Emma Willmann, Vladimir Caamano, Ian Abramson, Chris Redd, Nate Fernald, Julio Torres, Clayton English, Ashley Barnhill, Langston Kerman, Matthew Broussard, Pat Regan, Leonard Ouzts and Claire Mulaney.
Showtimes & Venues:
* July 22, 7 pm: New Faces Group 1 hosted by Dana Gould — 5e Salle, Place-des-Arts
* July 22, 9 pm: New Faces Group 2 host TBC — 5e Salle, Place-des-Arts
* July 24, 9:30 pm: New Faces Group 2 hosted by Dana Gould — Wiggle Room
* July 24, 11:30 pm: New Faces Group 1 hosted by Dana Gould — Wiggle Room
Alongside the standup portion of New Faces are both the Character series and Unrepped series where we get to see the best up and comers as well as more seasoned unrepresented comics respectively. And here are those lineups:
New Faces of Comedy: Characters
This year’s lineup includes: Alison Rich, Don Fanelli, Will Stephen, Phil Augusta Jackson, Sudi Green Punam Patel, Matt Barats, John Bander, Lyric Lewis and Marques Ray. Catch all the sketchy goings-on Thursday, July 23rd, 7 pm in the 5e Salle at Place-des-Arts and Friday, July 24th, 9:30 pm at the Mainline Theatre.
New Faces of Comedy: Unrepped
Megan Gailey, Steven Wilber, Tom Brady, Chris Charpentier, Luis J Gomez, Kyle Ayers, Ryan Donahue, Caleb Synan, Rob Haze, Billy Wayne Davis and Abby Rosenquist. Showtimes: Thursday, July 23rd, 9 pm in the 5e Salle at Place-des-Arts; repeats Friday, July 24th, 9:30 pm at the Mainline Theatre.
For all ticket information regarding all the shows at this year’s Just For Laughs festival, be sure to head here.