Bend Comedy presents:
– NEERAJ SRINIVASAN – @neetotheraj
Neeraj Srinivasan is a comedian from Boise, ID now residing in Portland, OR. A first generation Indian-American, he found a passion for stand-up comedy in college and has been performing all over the Northwest ever since.
Neeraj delivers his unique perspective on dealing with race, millennial life and John Denver’s greatest hits; all while maintaining his enthusiasm and whimsical attitude. He was featured in the 2015 Cleveland Comedy Festival and was also a finalist in the 2015 Portland’s Funniest Person Contest.
– JEREMY ELI –
Jeremy Eli started performing comedy in his home state of New York, driving into the city and performing at open mics while still balancing a college curriculum. In 2013, Jeremy made the move to Portland, Oregon where he quickly rose to the top of the scene as an original voice in Northwest comedy. In addition to hosting the Eat Food Already podcast and performing up and down the West Coast, in 2015 Jeremy was featured in the prestigious Helium Comedy Club’s Best of Portland showcase.
While moving to Portland has given Jeremy many new opportunities, he still feels the need to give back to his local comedy community. Jeremy hosts the weekly Lights Out Open Mic. He also hosts and produces Minority Retort, a monthly comedy event dedicated to showcasing the underrepresented comedic talents of people of color in the Pacific Northwest
– DANA BUCKENDAHL –
While working at St Charles Medical Center the last couple decades, Dana found that laughter really is the best medicine. Over the last two years, Dana has been working closely with Bend Comedy and taking every chance she gets, to use her medicine like talents to heal audience’s hearts and minds with laughter. As a local phenomenon here in Bend, her take on family, friends, and work, will make you feel right at home.
Host: Ryan Traughber
125 NW Oregon Ave.