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SOLD OUT! An Evening of Comedy with Alex Edelman
July 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Doors Open: 6:00 p.m.
Show: 6:30 p.m. (45 mins – 1 hour)
Alex’s one-hour BBC radio special, Peer Group, was released this year. He was most recently a staff writer on “THE GREAT INDOORS” for CBS. Alex can be seen performing stand up on season one of Seeso’s “The Guest List.” He won the prestigious Foster’s Best Newcomer prize at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for his one man show, “Millennial”- only the second American ever to have done so. He was also honored with the Herald Angel Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for his Barry Award nominated hour “Just For Us.”
He was named a “New Face” at the Just For Laughs Festival Montreal, one of Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch” and listed as #10 on NY Magazine’s “50 Comedians You Should Know in 2015.” A regular performer at most of the city’s clubs, he tours both nationally and internationally and is one of the founders of Jerusalem’s Off the Wall Comedy Club and a favorite on the UK festival circuit. Beyond stand-up, he writes regularly for outlets like The Atlantic and The Believer, has written and produced documentaries for the U.S. State Department and ESPN’s “30 for 30” series and spent more than a decade working as a speechwriter for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox.
During the past year, Edelman has performed on “The Conan O’Brian Live” show, supported Beck and Ricky Gervais,and his special ‘Live at the BBC’ was released on Netflix UK. He’s Jewish, from Boston and is quite proud of his show, which has some of its achievements listed below:
- BEST REVIEWED SHOW – EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL 2018
- HERALD ANGEL AWARD 2018 – WINNER
- BEST SHOW AWARD – MELBOURNE COMEDY FESTIVAL 2018 – NOMINEE
- BEST SHOW AWARD – EDINBURGH COMEDY FESTIVAL 2018 – NOMINEE
Reservations are available by clicking here. Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis for those holding reservations. Large groups should arrive early to ensure the best seating. Capacity is limited to 50 people per show. Table and bar service will be available before and during the show. Please plan to arrive early if you plan to order food.
Masks are no longer required, but recommended for anyone who is not vaccinated. We will operate based on current event guidelines from Pitkin County Public Health, which may change at any point in time.