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Joey Kola (From The Tonight Show, and Comedy Central)

Events

Aug 13 Sat
Joey Kola (From The Tonight Show, and Comedy Central)8:00 PM | Doors: 7:00 PM
LAUGH IT UP! COMEDY CLUBPoughkeepsie, NY
Age Limit: 18+
Tickets $20.00
- With ever-changing guidelines and mandates, please refer to the local government agencies for the most up-to-date information. Customers are expected to take necessary precautions to protect themselves and others.
 
- Management reserves the right to prevent customers from entering the facility who they deem disruptive or dangerous to other patrons.

- No cell phone use, photography, or video recording is permitted during performances.

- This show is 18+. Please note, tickets will be available for pick up at the box office 30 minutes prior to the show.

Joey Kola

As a stand-up comedian for 40 years, Joey Kola has performed for hundreds of thousands of people throughout his career in the US, Canada, and England. Joey's topical and timeless material always makes his audiences laugh hard. His high energy, spot-on punch lines, and fast delivery assault an audience like a comedic freight train.

Joey Kola's TV credits include "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," The Late Show with David Letterman," "The King of Queens" with Kevin James, "The Martha Stewart Show," "Comedy Central Presents Joey Kola," "The Rosie O'Donnell Show," Comedy Central's "Premium Blend," The Rachael Ray Show, Jimmy Fallon and CBS's hit show "Kevin Can Wait" starring Kevin James, where Joey also plays the role of "Larry Anderson," the corn eating Assistant Principal on the show. Joey has worked at countless comedy clubs, colleges, casinos, theatres, cruise ships, and corporate functions. Kola's also proud of his success in raising significant amounts of money for the many different charities he currently supports.

Joey has been voted Best TV Comic 5 years in a row by Time Out NY magazine. He has warmed up many shows, such as "The Rosie O'Donnell Show," "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" with Meredith Viera, "The Late Show With David Letterman," "The Apprentice" and "Survivor" Finales, "The Jane Pauley Show" and CBS's "Wake-Up with Ali and Jack," "The Marriage Ref" produced by Jerry Seinfeld, "The Late Show" with Stephen Colbert and "The Chew." Joey continues to be a "regular" warm-up for Rachael Ray.

George Carlin called Joey "One of the strongest comics I've seen." one of the hardest working comics in show business today, over 300 shows per year for the last 40 years; Joey also finds time to write for other comics. Joey has also toured many casinos with the cast of the Sopranos as part of their live show "Comedy You Can't Refuse." And Comedy and Conversation with The Sopranos.

Kola continues to make audiences laugh today. Joey's family, his wife, and two kids are excellent sources for most of his material. Joey Kola can play to any crowd, young or old; his material is versatile. He can work 'clean' or 'blue.' Joey loves to promote his shows. Millions have enjoyed his radio spots on various stations around the country.

Written about in many news articles, magazines, and the internet, Joey continues to please a wide range of people. Joey's likeability is his most vital asset, no matter who the audience is. He always leaves everyone drunken with laughter.

 

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