Nikki Glaser has performed on some of the biggest stages including The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Conan, and two seasons of Last Comic Standing. Previously, she hosted two podcasts: You Had to Be There and We Know Nothing. Most recently, Glaser started a radio show on SiriusXM, You Up? With Nikki Glaser, and hosted her own television special on Comedy Central, Not Safe with Nikki Glaser. Fans can also catch her “roasting” Bruce Willis this summer on Comedy Central’s Roast of Bruce Willis, premiering July 29.
Featured performer Natasha Pearl Hansen has performed in several of the top comedy festivals around the country, including headlining the inaugural Hamptons International Comedy Festival in 2015. Additionally, Hansen has written for Men’s Health Magazine and stars in her own podcast, Future Role Model, where she and her friends, “share stories of the good, the bad, and the ugly about themselves, and how role models are far from perfect” (iTunes, 2018). Tom Thakkar, the MC for the night, was named a “New Face” by the Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, as well as one of the “Best of the Midwest” by Gilda’s Laugh Fest. Thakkar has also performed at Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Limestone Comedy Festival, Chicago Comedy Exposition, and Crom Fest, and has been featured on the podcast Doug Loves Movies as well as on VICE, NPR, and PBS.