(NEWARK, NJ) -- Brick City Comedy Revue is Newark's premier comedy showcase. Hosted by Justin Williams and DJ Gonzalo Silva, the show will celebrate its 8th anniversary on Friday, August 5, 2022 at 8:00pm. The event takes place at Kilkenny Alehouse in Newark and features stand-up performances by LeClerc Andre, Ryan Beck, Kenice Mobley, and Teresa DeGaetano. The musical guest is Krash Battle, an alternative Hip-Hop/R&B artist from Rahway.
LeClerc Andre is a stand-up comedian from New York who is quickly building a name for himself. His quick wit and charm can be seen dazzling clubs and colleges across the country. LeClerc was featured last year at Just For Laughs Comedy Festival as one of the New Faces of Comedy which quickly spring-boarded him into his TV network debut on The Tonight Show w/Jimmy Fallon in October, 2018 as well as on NBC’s “Bring the Funny” in 2019.
Ryan Beck is an introspective, observational comedian based in New York City. Ryan is a regular at the Comedy Cellar in New York and his stand up has been featured on Comedy Central. In 2022, Ryan released his debut special “You Can Do Anything” with 800 Pound Gorilla Records. He has performed in the New York Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Festival and Limestone Comedy Festival. Ryan is a former digital creator for Comedy Central and has appeared on MTV’s Girl Code, Comedy Central’s Alternatino, This Week At The Comedy Cellar, and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He's been heard on The Bob and Tom Show and Sirius XM.
Kenice Mobley performs stand up comedy around the world and recently made her late night debut on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. She appears regularly on SiriusXM and is a Finalist in the StandUp NBC Competition. This year, Kenice worked on the BET Awards and By Us For Us, a sketch comedy series presented by Color of Change. She hosts Complexify on ViceNews, Love About Town, an interview and relationship podcast, and Make Yourself Cry, available on Instagram Live.
Teresa DeGaetano has been on Impractical Jokers, The Wendy Williams Show, Good Morning America and Dr Oz. A lover of The Real Housewives, Teresa has been heard dishing the dirt on Sirius XM’s Bravo station, Radio Andy. Teresa is also an entertainment writer for A-List Comedy where her jokes can be heard around the country on morning radio stations.
The musical guest is Krash Battle, an alternative Hip-Hop/R&B artist from Rahway, New Jersey. Some of his musical influences are his father Young Zee & the Outsidaz, Dungeon Family, the original G.O.O.D Music family, Jay Electronica, Lupe Fiasco, & N.E.R.D. Krash has performed alongside many acts such as HO99O9, Joe Budden, Nick Young, Taylor Bennet, Ninja Sonik & many more. Krash has performed at Afro Punk Fest and the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. He is currently preparing to tour after releasing his new project “Better Than Ever”. You can catch him protesting for Human/Civil rights anywhere in the Tri State area.
This is an official stop of Newark First Fridays. Every ticket holder's first drink is compliments of Audible. Tickets are available for purchase online.
Kilkenny Alehouse is located at 27 Central Avenue in Newark, New Jersey.