Jun 14 Fri
Comedy Night with Joe Zimmerman and Mark Brady4:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
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Added by ConcourseConnect System@ The Cary, 122 EAST CHATHAM, CARY, NC, 27511, United StatesJoe Zimmerman
New York City-based comedian Joe Zimmerman has had an eventful couple of years. In addition to make his Comedy Central debut on John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show, and was one of the prestigious comedians to be chosen to film a CC Half Hour stand-up special in 2014. Joe made his late night debut on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, performed on Nickelodeon’s NickMom Night Out, appeared on the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom Show, and was chosen as one of the acclaimed New Faces at Just For Laughs Montreal, where he was positively reviewed by both The Split Take and Time Out NY. Joe’s debut album “Smiling at Wolves” reached #2 on the ITunes Comedy charts when released by New Wave Entertainment in January 2014.
Praised for an accessible style pairing absurdism with a fun loving demeanor, Joe has been personally selected by Ricky Gervais as a Conan contest finalist, other festivals, and can be herd regularly on SiriusXM and Pandora. He is an original member of the Beards of Comedy, the most requested tour in the Southeast from 2008-2012. The Beards released two albums (2011’s Cardio Mix on Comedy Central Records); their Beards Across America MSN web series amassed more than a million views.
“Great comic alert! Great writing and timing, and in your town soon-see the future!”-Maria Bamford
“Avoided many of the clichéd mannerisms and styles of the contemporary stand-up world without coming across as arrogant, smug, or snarky.” – Charleston City Paper
“An approach to comedy that, I believe is welcoming to all (well, mostly all as long as you like your comedy leaning on the smarter side of the fence).” -The Comedy Bureau
Born and raised in Raleigh Nc. He is a regular at Goodnights Comedy Club in downtown Raleigh. He has worked with comics such as Donnell Rawlings, Bruce Bruce, John Dore, Dom Irrera, Andy Woodhull, Nate Bargatze, Todd Glass, Big Jay Oakerson, and Tom Segura.
In 2016 he won the title of North Carolina’s funniest person contest held at Goodnight’s Comedy Club. As well as season 10 fight night champion held at the Comedy Zone in Charlotte. He has performed in the Cape Fear Comedy Festival, Park Slope Comedy Festival, North Carolina Comedy Festival and Cleveland Comedy Festival.
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