Bend Comedy presents:
– JASON TRAEGER – @jasontraeger
Jason Traeger is a comedian living in Portland, OR, where he is white and wears glasses, but strangely has never had a beard. He appeared in the 2016 Bridgetown Comedy Festival and was voted one of Portland’s Funniest Five in Willamette Week’s 2015 poll. He is a regular at Helium Comedy Club and has been a two time finalist in the club’s Portland’s Funniest Person Competition. Jason’s monthly show Comedy and Cocktails was included in the 2015 Bridgetown Festival. In 2014 he was invited to curate comedy for TBA:14, Portland’s premier performing arts festival.
– MONICA NEVI – @monicanevi
Monica Nevi is a native of the Seattle area, having grown up about 20 minutes south in the glory that is Renton, Wa. The product of a wonderfully humorous family and diverse background, she went on to earn a degree from Seattle University and has lived in the city since going to school. A collegiate basketball player, after injuries ended her career she decided to move forward with her strong interest in stand-up comedy. Monica has had the privilege of performing in the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot and the Seattle International Comedy Competition as well as finishing first place in the Olympic Peninsula Comedy Competition. Opening for the likes of Ari Shaffir, Erik Griffin, Sarah Colonna and Nick Swardson. Monica is the co-host of the popular HugLife Podcast.
She has appeared on FOX’s nationally syndicated TV show ‘Laughs’ as well as Seattle based television programs ‘New Day Northwest’ and ‘[the 206]’. now in Los Angeles, Monica comes back as a regular at all 4 major clubs in the greater-Seattle area and can be seen performing all over the country.
– ELAINE JOHNSONS – @Sweetie_Darling
Showcase: $8 Online / $10 at the door