ALTRIA THEATER – FRIDAY, MAY 5
Tickets on Sale Friday, March 17 at 10 a.m. at the Altria Theater and Dominion Arts Center Box Offices,
by Phone at (800) 514-3849 and Online at AltriaTheater.com and etix.com
If you don’t recognize all the names check out the bios that came with the Press Release:
Funny man Lavell Crawford is quickly climbing the comedic ranks and becoming one of the hottest stars in the biz today. He recently filmed a new one-hour special in his home town of St. Louis, scheduled to premiere on Comedy Central. Lavell gained huge national exposure on NBC’s hit reality series “Last Comic Standing.” Lavell’s stand-out work includes appearances on “Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam” which premiered on Showtime, “Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Jam” on HBO, “Showtime at the Apollo,” “Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment,” “Comic’s Unleashed with Byron Allen,” “Steve Harvey’s Big Time” “Comedy Central’s Premium Blend,” “Motown Live” and BET’s “Comic View.” In addition, Lavell has appeared in the films “Baby’s Mama Drama,” “Beverlyhood,” “Ghetto South Problems” and on the televised series “The Jamie Foxx Show.”
Going from hanging in the hood to performing comedy on Jay Leno’s “Tonight Show,” not to mention the privilege of afterward being invited to take a seat on the “couch” which not many comics are asked to do, has been a long and fulfilling journey. Corey’s film and television credits include the films “Think Like A Man Too,” “Wedding Ringer,” independent film “Who’s Watching The Kids,” MTV2’s “Wild ‘N Out,” MTV’s “Wild ‘N Out,” NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” 20th Century Fox’s “Like Mike,” a recurring role on UPN’s “Half & Half,” NBC’s “The Tonight Show,” BET’s “Comic View,” Fox’s “Mad TV,” Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend,” HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam,” “It’s Showtime at the Apollo,” Showtime’s “Shaq’s All Star Comedy Jam,” Tyler Perry’s “House of Pain,” TV Ones “Rickey Smiley Show,” and plays recurring character Robert Tubbs on Fox’s “The Cleveland Show”! He has appeared in three comedy specials of his own, Corey Holcomb: “The Problem Is You,” Comedy Central Presents: “Corey Holcomb,” and Corey Holcomb: “Your Way Ain’t Working.”
Dominique is the new face of funny in America. She’s created laughs on stages all across the world, including nationally syndicated “Tom Joyner Morning Show,” NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, Comedy Central’s “Chappelle’s Show,” O.W.N.’s “Herlarious”, and the hit television series “Black Jesus,” now airing on Adult Swim. Dominique became a fixture of New York’s comedy scene, performing alongside comics like Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle. During a chance encounter at a small comedy club, Dominique impressed “30 Rock” and “SNL” star Tracy Morgan, who immediately made Dominique the opening act for his “Caroline’s on Broadway” show. Since then, Dominique has wowed audiences from London to LA, and all points between. Fans turn to Dominique for funny, informative, and memorable stories and guaranteed laughs.
Hard work and enthusiasm has promoted Jeremiah (J.J.) Williamson into a very successful start in the entertainment industry. J.J. has proven that he is one of the most sought after rising stars in the industry today, through his tenacity and willingness to perpetuate his talent to its highest level of excellence. He has worked with comedy giants such as Chris Tucker, D.L. Hughley, Rickey Smiley and Bruce Bruce. He has electrified stages across the country with Cedric “The Entertainer” during the summer tours. J.J. has graced the stages and entertained thousands at numerous popular venues such as the Los Angeles and Miami Improv, the Chicago House of Blues, Caroline’s of New York, the Comedy Store of Los Angeles, the Universal Amphitheater of Los Angeles and the Palace Theaters in Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. J.J. has performed via the television circuit on “Showtime at the Apollo” and BET’s “Comic View.” Jeremiah can currently be seen in the Comedy Central show, “Russell Simmons Presents Stand-Up at the El Rey.”
DC Young Fly
After realizing his gifts through singing in the church choir, DC Young Flyfell in love with entertainment. His passion to entertain, developed into a large following of over 4 million followers through social media outlets that include Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and even Vevo. In 2014, the top names and labels in the industry recognized his work on social media. After getting signed to Archive Entertainment his most notable moment on social media was reaching 1 million followers on Instagram and being recognized by Actor/Comedian Kevin Hart. DC Young Fly most notable music projects include mixtape’s “Industries Most Wanted”, “Supplying Pressure”and his latest project “Fly Allegiance” which is featured on LiveMixtapes.com and Mymixtapez mobile app. Dc Young Fly’s work ethics has him working with mainstream music artist such as Kevin Gates, B.O.B, TraetheTruth, and super producer Mike Will. He is currently on Nick Cannon’s hit show on MTV2 Wild’n Out and Charlemagne’s The Gods Show “Uncommon Sense”.