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Santa Cruz Comedy Festival (Zoom Edition)

October 2 @ 8:00 pm - October 22 @ 9:30 pm

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A cavalcade of headliners from Conan, Netflix, NPR, Comedy Central and more!

This is the kick-off of the 7th Annual Santa Cruz Comedy Festival with some our favorite headliners and some new faces as well!

Adam Conover:

Adam Conover is an American comedian, writer, voice actor, and television host. He voices A Ryan Seacrest Type, Bradley Hitler-Smith, and the Paparazzi Blue Jay in BoJack Horseman. Adam is also the creator and star of Netflix’s Adam Ruins Everything.

Baron Vaughn:

With an undeniable ability to construct and produce remarkable performances, actor/writer/creator/comedian Baron Vaughn is a skilled talent both on and off the stage, as well as in front of and behind the camera. Vaughn is most well-known for his role in Netflix’s award-nominated series Grace and Frankie, opposite Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda. You can also see him on the Comedy Central series that he also co-hosts, co-created and curated titled The New Negroes with Baron Vaughn & Open Mike Eagle. This is a socially aware stand-up and musical series showcasing a collection of new and established comedians and musicians

Ophira Eisenberg:

Ophira Eisenbergis a Canadian-born standup comedian and writer. She is host of NPR’s nationally syndicated comedy trivia show Ask Me Another (now airing on 400+ stations) where she interviews, jokes, and plays silly games with celebrities. She has appeared on Comedy Central, This Week at The Comedy Cellar, Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, HBO’s Girls, Gotham Live, The Late Late Show, The Today Show, and VH-1. The New York Times called her a skilled comedian and storyteller with “bleakly stylish” humor. She was also selected as one of New York Magazine’s “Top 10 Comics that Funny People Find Funny,” and hailed by Forbes.com as one of the most engaging comics working today

Madison Shepard:

Madison is from Los Angeles, California by way of Dallas, Texas. She is a standup comedian, writer, actress, and host. Most recently Madison performed standup on the Comedy Central showcase, Comics to Watch at The Hollywood Improv. She has opened for Maria Bamford, Al Jackson, and Colin Kane.

Join host DNA and our headliners at DNA’s Virtual Lab on Zoom Friday, October 2nd at 8PM.

Attend On Zoom

Upon purchasing a ticket, patrons will have access to the event on Zoom via their account in Eventbrite (must log in to access).

Instructions provided in the confirmation and reminder emails sent by Eventbrite at the time of purchase, 2 days prior, 2 hours prior, and a few minutes prior to the event start time—or access tickets and digital links anytime by logging in to your Eventbrite account (then click on Tickets>View Links).

$10 Single Admission to a Live Zoom Event

$25 Household Admission (3+ individuals)

Friday, October 2nd, 2020


Appropriate for 16+ years old



October 2 @ 8:00 pm
October 22 @ 9:30 pm