Headliner: Del Van Dyke
Raised in Marin County, California, Del Van Dyke began performing comedy in 1984 after finishing college. Sharpening his skills in the booming 80’s San Francisco comedy scene, he worked “every club that had a microphone.” By the late 80s, Del was headlining major clubs on the West Coast. Since then, he has taken first place in the Northern California, Inland Empire, and Alameda County comedy competitions. He was also a semi-finalist in the prestigious San Francisco Comedy Competition.
Opener: Benji Wright
Southerner Benjie Wright hails from Alabama. With his southern charm and contagious wit, he dances around dysfunction with a way that connects to all walks of life. Alabama’s Radio Personality of the Year for 2007, he jumped on the comedy stage and within a year was the field emcee for the 1st season of Nashville Star. Benjie has performed at the Laughing Skull Comedy Festival in Atlanta and the Stardome Comedy Series in Birmingham. His standup has also been featured on Funny or Die and Comcast on Demand.