About This Event
Doors Open:7:00 PM
Show Time:8:00 PM
LOCAL EMPIRE is a monthly episode premiering filmed sketch comedy about an aspect of city life, featuring a live stand-up set and guest interview.
Each episode focuses on a different aspect of urban life that defines a piece of our experience in the city, our own local empire.
This month’s episode “HUSTLIN,” will feature:
-8 NEW VIDEO SKETCHES by LOCAL EMPIRE
-Stand-up comedy by JOSH RABINOWITZ
-An interview with nyc club promoter TOKI
Sketches premiered at the shows are regularly featured afterwards on sites like The Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, College Humor, and Thrillist. WATCH Local Empire’s previous episodes on Local Empire’s official site or YouTube page.
LOCAL EMPIRE: EPISODE SEVEN, ‘HUSTLIN’’
Written by and Starring: Addison Anderson, Colin Drummond, and Michael Molina
Executive Producer: Jeff Schwartz
Directed by: Eric Ian Goldberg, Robert Gregson, Nick Wiesner, Sam West and Alish Erman
Edited by: Kenneth Casey Swoyer, Valerie Sachs, Craig One, Colin Drummond, and Michael Molina
Produced by: Jeff Schwartz, Carly Hoogendyk, Gabija Blake, and Lee Havlicek
This is a general admission event in The Gallery at LPR.
Josh Rabinowitz is a 25 year-old comedian in New York City. In July 2012, he was selected as a “New Face” at the Montreal “Just For Laughs” Comedy Festival, and in November 2011, he was named one of Comedy Central’s 2011 “Comics to Watch” at the New York Comedy Festival. He has been featured on Comedy Central’s “Live On Campus Tour” and “CollegeHumor Live.” He also played “Kent” on MTV’s “I Just Want My Pants Back.”