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      September 28, 2019

      Saturday   7:00 PM

      1100 13th Street Northwest
      Washington, District of Columbia 20005

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      Comedian Alex Edelman

      Comedian Alex Edelman

      Alex Edelman’s first show, Millennial – about very traumatic stock photos and young people – won the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer, the first show by an American to do so since 1997. The follow-up, Everything Handed to You – about identity and the availability of outlets in airports – was even more acclaimed: selling out its entire Edinburgh run and garnering the second best reviews of any comedy show at the Festival. His third show, Just for Us, has cemented his reputation as a writer-performer of impressive ambition and technical skill. In its premiere run at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, it was nominated for a Barry Award for Best Show. In Edinburgh, it earned a Herald Angel Award, a nomination for Best Show, and superlative praise that made it the best reviewed comedy show of the Festival. Outside his solo shows, Edelman has been featured at JFL as a New Face (2015), written on the aforementioned’ The Great Indoors, (2016), appeared on Conan, (2018), and been a staple on those ‘comedians you should know’ type lists. He is the creator of Peer Group – a show about the Millennial generation – on Radio 4 and his hour-long special, Live at the BBC, is available on Netflix in some countries. He’s opened for comedians like Eddie Izzard, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt, Gary Gulman and a handful of musicians like Ryan Adams, Beck and San Fermin.

      Cost: 10.00

      Categories: Comedy | Nightlife & Singles

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