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Ben Wasserman: Live After Death

LAD BANNER (1)
June 25, 8 pm10 pm.
$15

Description:

Part catharsis, part circus, total chaos: an hour of sometimes interactive comedy about grief and loss that’s actually funny.

A comedy show about death?? In a funeral home?!

Within the span of 3 years Ben Wasserman lost his dad, granddad, uncle, and four friends. In Live After Death, Ben shares his losses and grief with the audience through a chaotic blend of comedy, clowning, and crowd participation. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, there’s juggling, a seance, some karate — it’ll be a whole thing!

Featuring an opening set from Julia Shiplett (Comedy Central).

This month’s show is raising funds for The Dinner Party (thedinnerparty.org), a platform for young grievers to connect and build community. 

TICKETS start at $15

DOORS 8PM // SHOW 8:30PM

** Show subject to cancellation if someone dies and the funeral home needs to be used as a funeral home.

**COVID-19 Vaccination Required

Ben Wasserman is a very funny boy based in NYC. Ben has appeared in the Brooklyn Comedy Festival, New York Comedy Festival, and NY/Philly/Burlington Fringe Festivals. His work and shows have been featured by VICE, Paste Magazine, Vulture, Buzzfeed, Time Out, and The New York Times. And, a few years ago Ben painted with his butt on MTV.

Location:

Sparrow: A Contemporary Funeral Home 161 Driggs Ave
Brooklyn, 11222

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