Beast Village Comedy Festival is an annual 3-day comedy event that features national headliners, regional, and local comics. Beast Village 2017 will take place on October 5th through the 7th.
Saturday, October 7th Headliner: Myq Kaplan
Myq Kaplan is a comedian named Mike Kaplan.
He has been seen on the Tonight Show, Conan, the Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Seth Meyers, in his own half-hour Comedy Central Presents special, and in his own one-hour special on Netflix, “Small, Dork, and Handsome.” He has been a finalist on Last Comic Standing and most recently appeared on America’s Got Talent. His album “Vegan Mind Meld” was one of iTunes’ top 10 comedy albums of the year. And that’s only the past! Even more to come in the future! Check out myqkaplan.com for more information, and/or live your life however you choose.
Friday, October 6th Headliner: Josh Johnson
Josh Johnson, most recently featured on Kevin Hart’s Hart of the City on Comedy Central, was named one of Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch” in 2015 and one of the Just For Laughs festival’s “New Faces” in 2016. He is a former writer/performer on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where he also made his late-night stand-up debut earlier this year. As a stand-up, Josh has performed at clubs, colleges and festivals across the country, such as Just For Laughs, Moontower, SF Sketchfest, Bridgetown, RIOT LA and the New York Comedy Festival, and has appeared on @midnight with Chris Hardwick. You can follow him on Twitter @JoshJohnson. Josh’s Comedy Central half hour and album will be released in fall 2017.