78 North Ave
Garwood, NJ 07027
Please join us for an entire day of laughter, reflection and community healing at the first annual Stand up Against HATE Comedy Fesitival.
In an effort to bring ALL people together, lets celebrate our differences, accept each and everyone one of us for who we are, and bridge the divide between us all. All proceeds will be given to such amazing causes and projects such as:
* Garden State Equality
* Real Beauty Uncovered
* Garwood Family Center YMCA
* Cranford Jaycees
The day will feature comedians of all ages, lifestyles and backgrounds, with only one feature in common: The desire to to bring people together. The day will also speakers and spotlights on special causes.
2:00-4:00pm: The first part of our day will feature FAMILY COMEDY. We have performers from age 12 to age 85. Bring the kids (ages 10 and above) and share the laughter. Performers will include the teen improv troupe Sparks of Insanity, Natty Bumpercar, and more!
5:00-7:00pm: TRI-STATE STAND-UP SHOWCASE, featuring the best comedians from New Jersey, New York City, and Philadelphia. A wide array of hilarious performers who are all dedicating their time to this amazing cause! Featured comedians include Joanne Filan, Pamela Rae, Jeffrey Paul, Isha Mayfield, Jess Carpenter, James Camacho, and more!
7:30-9:30pm: McDONALD and CARNEY COMEDY HOUR: The hilarious Two-Man duo who have performed everywhere from Tropicana in AC, Taj Mahal, Vermont, Ocean City Maryland and SoHo Playhouse in NYC. They will be bringing friends for this interactive, audience participation based event. With the catch phrase “Nobody is safe”...you know that this is an experience more than just a show!
Only $20 donation will allow access to the event all day. ALL PROCEEDS shall go towards the charities and organizations listed.