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Janelle James & Liza Treyger
Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 9:30 PM

$15 Advanced - $20 Day of Show - General Admission + Fees

Janelle James is a Caribbean-born comedian and writer. She recently released her comedy album BLACK AND MILD on iTunes. Named a 2016 New Face for the world renowned Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Canada, Janelle is preparing to light the comedy world on fire. Her unique perspective is a commentary on everything from family life, raunchy stories and morbid observations on depression and aging. Janelle has performed all over the country and in the best clubs, including the Laugh Factory, Gotham, Helium and Caroline's Comedy Club. She has also traveled extensively as the feature act with Hannibal Buress, Todd Barry, Rob Delaney and many others. Janelle can be seen on NBC Seeso's NIGHT TRAIN WITH WYATT CENAC, @MIDNIGHT on Comedy Central and UPROARIOUS on Fuse (2016). Most recently, Janelle can be seen touring with Chris Rock as part of his Total Blackout Tour 2017.

Liza Treyger is a Chicago-bred standup comic who now resides in NYC. She really misses alleys, her favorite bartenders, and her Russian parents. Treyger most recently filmed her Netflix half-hour standup comedy special which is part of a new series called THE DEGENERATES. In 2015, Treyger released her first half-hour comedy special in addition to her first album with Comedy Central. She has performed at comedy festivals such as Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, Clusterfest in San Francisco, and Moontower in Austin, Texas. Treyger has appeared on television series such as ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE PARTY on Comedy Central, CHELSEA LATELY, and was a cast member on MTV2's JOKING OFF. She was also a part of the 2012 New York Comedy Festival as one of Comedy Central's ‘Comics to Watch’. Check out her super cool web series How Many Questions.

This event is part of Witching Hour, a festival in Downtown Iowa City on October 12 & 13, 2018.

Presented by The Englert Theatre and Little Village Magazine, Witching Hour is a festival dedicated to exploring the unknown, discussing creative process, and presenting new work.


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