Praised for an accessible style pairing absurdism with a wide-eyed, aw-shucks demeanor, 2013 was a big year for New York City-based comedian Joe Zimmerman. In addition to making his Comedy Central debut on John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show, he made his late night debut on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and was chosen as one of the acclaimed New Faces at Just For Laughs Montreal. Buzzfeednamed him a top comic to watch, saying “…Joe’s calming vocalization and inventive writing is a thing of magic.” and “You’d be hard pressed to find a more enjoyable show.”
In 2014 he recorded a Half Hour Special which aired on Comedy Central July 25th, as well as being a featured performer on Season 8 of Last Comic Standing, where he drew praise from Roseanne & Russell Peters. 2014 also saw the release of his debut solo album, “Smiling at Wolves” which reached #2 on the i-Tunes comedy charts.
Joe is an original member of the Beards of Comedy, who toured from 2008-2012 and recorded two albums. Joe grew up in Morgantown, WV and graduated from Davidson College in 2005.
Rojo Perez is a New York based comedian. He grew up in Puerto Rico, which helped him form the humor you see in him today. After moving to Florida for college, he began doing stand up at the age of 20 in local clubs and small café’s in Central Florida. Since moving to the Northeast, he has become a regular in the NY comedy scene. His comedy shows a confident story-based humor with sprinkles of observation. Rojo is a regular at The Creek and The Cave in NYC. He has also performed at Caroline’s, The Comedy Studio, The Improv, UCBNY and many other clubs around the US. In 2012 he was featured at the New York Comedy Festival and at the inaugural LA Riot Comedy Festival. His future plans include one day earning enough money that relatives will ask to borrow and continuing to spread laughter regardless of race, religion and gender.
D.C. native, John Conroy, has devoted himself to making people laugh.
Shortly after he relocated to Minnesota, his peers voted him “2008 Best
New Comic in the Twin Cities”. His sharp and well-crafted material then
earned him the title of “2009 Funniest Person in the Twin Cities”. In
addition, his videos on RooftopComedy.com are Staff and Celeb Picks.
John Conroy’s material is smart, aggressive and uncompromising, which makes him a comedian that you won’t soon forget.