Headliner: Gary Brightwell
Born and raised in Southern California Gary began his leap into comedy while studying Engineering. After receiving two degrees in aerospace engineering and working full time during the day as an engineer and working at night as an emcee at a comedy club in Hermosa Beach, CA, he decided to quit the steady income of the engineering job and go into stand-up comedy full time. Since his decision Gary and his observational humor has been featured on many comedy shows including NBC’s “Friday Night”, A&E’s “Comedy on the Road”, “An Evening at the Improv”, Comedy Central, and a PBS comedy special entitled “Can We Be Serious”.
Opener: Chase Mayers
Chase Mayers has been honing his talents for years in any venue with a microphone and a crowd. Chase cohosts the “Chase & Josh Talk” podcast with fellow comedian Josh Watts. His mixture of storytelling and observations, along with his unique accent, brings the crowd in and makes him a favorite everywhere he performs. Chase has worked with national acts including Jen Kober, T.J. Miller, Garfunkel & Oats, and Theo Van. He currently tours everywhere from the most southern parts of the United States to Canada, making him a true international comedian.