Charleston Stand Up Comedy Showcase (This show is SOLD OUT)
Sat, Jan 19 at 8pm
Charleston Stand-up Comedy Showcase brings you a smorgasbord from Charleston's local stand-up comedy scene. This all-star lineup will have you laughing from start to finish with ten very funny, and very different comedians bringing you their best "tight six" minute sets. They've toured all over the nation, but they call Charleston their home and they perform and produce shows all over the city. Buckle up! Your host, Keith "Big Daddy" Dee promises this is going to be a great ride.
Line up - Performance order will be a random drawing:
Joseph is a writer and comic based in North Charleston, SC. He has opened for the head writers of Tosh.0, regularly tours the South East, and most recently was a returning feature act in the New South Comedy Festival. His debut book Pillar of Salt is available on Kindle.
Bill is a comedian who lives in Charleston, South Carolina where he writes and performs comedy for the stage and screen and hopefully, one day, for money.
Heath is a Charleston-based comedian who has been popping up all over the country doing stand-up comedy. Locally he's performed at the Eclectic, Elliotborough Minibar, Pounce Cat Cafe, the Tin Roof, Sportsbook, Local 616, the Brick, Cutty's, and Creekside Comedy Night, amongst others. He also regularly hosts the weekly open-mic at the Sparrow in Park Circle.
Tanner was a recent finalist in the Soda City Showdown stand-up competition, and was a participant in the second annual Cola Comedy Con. He can be seen doing stand-up comedy all over Charleston. Originally from Ohio, Tanner is an avid sports fan and takes full advantage of the invention of air conditioning.
Hagan Chase Ragland
Hagan Ragland is a five year veteran of the Charleston Comedy Scene. Wearing one of his trademark Hawaiian shirts, you can find him stirring up laughter tackling subjects such as having a Japanese Grandmother and what not to do while drinking. Hagan was 2nd place in the 2016 Charleston Comedy Festival Standup competition. His podcast, "The Petty Couch" was nominated for Charleston City paper's Best Podcast of 2017.
Josh Bates is a Colorado native and retired military veteran, who has been doing standup all over the Lowcountry, opening for others like Def Jam’s Tony Tone. He also hosts a Charleston show, “Is This Art?” when he’s not in the bathroom reading the backs of shampoo bottles.
Deshawn is known to have a stage presence somewhere between a nice looking rock and a Supernova. Having performed for over five years, he's taken the time hone his performance style. He's performed in the Charleston Comedy Festival opening up for Todd Barry, Columbia Comedy Festival featuring for Myq Kaplan, and the Highlarious Comedy Festival in Seattle. Along with stand-up he finds his time acting, doing sketch comedy, and a little bit of Improv.
Jon is a stand-up comedian, comedic actor and podcaster. Antoine is half of the sketch comedy duo Vernon Moses along with comedian Deshawn Mason. Antoine is also one half of the podcast The Petty Couch along with his roommate and fellow comedian Hagan Chase Ragland. The Petty Couch was recently featured in Charleston City Paper's article on homegrown podcasts.
Shawna is the lead comic on the Charleston Comedy Bus, writes and produces sketch comedy, and hosts the monthly Get Up! Comedy Night at Tin Roof. She's nominated for 2018 Best Local Comic in the Charleston City Paper's Best of Charleston awards and is featured in shows across the Southeast. Her material includes topics like gender and sexuality, businesses housed in former Pizza Huts, Venn diagrams, and her home turf of West Ashley.
Rossi was born and raised in Charleston. Rossi's stage presence can be described as a charismatic specialist, with the undertone of a wise old man / best friend. Rossi has opened for Last Comic Standing alumni; Daniel Tirando and Drew Thomas, who both described Rossi as a "funny comic." He has also opened for the Toronto Laughing Skull Comedy Competition 2015 winner Rob Haze.
Keith Dee - Host
Keith Big Daddy Dee hosts and produces Creekside Comedy Night. As a comedian he has performed all over the US. As a host he has produced many shows all over the Lowcountry.