Kurt Braunohler

Date: Friday April 13th 2018
Time: 8:00pm - 9:30pm


Empire Comedy Live presents Kurt Braunohler at Comedy Bar from Thursday April 12 to Saturday April 14.

Kurt Braunohler is a comedian, actor and podcaster who has committed his career to inserting
absurdity into stranger's lives to make the world a better place. He has an album, a half-hour Comedy Central Special, and his first televised hour of comedy,Trust Me, on Comedy Central. Kurt appeared in the Academy Awards nominated film, The Big Sick alongside Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, and Kumail Nanjiani (he was also the on-set writer).

On TV, Kurt can been seen (or heard) on Bob's Burgers, The New Girl, @midnight, Another Period, Drunk History, Comedy Central Presents, Adam Ruins Everything, and more. He has also performed stand up sets on CONAN, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, The Late Show with Seth Meyers and The Late Late Show with James Corden.Kurt Braunohler was featured in Variety's annual prestigious "10 Comics To Watch" list, named in Time Out New York's list of "50 Funniest New Yorkers" and Backstage Magazine's "5 Comics To Watch," "Comic to Watch" by Comedy Central, the New York Comedy Festival and Time Out NY.

Kurt's chart-topping debut album How Do I Land?, was the first comedy release for venerable indie label Kill Rock Stars and was included in several Best Of 2013 lists. Kurt co-created and has co-hosted the continuously sold-out variety show "Hot Tub" for 12 years with comedy writing partner Kristen Schaal.

"A charismatic comedian with a flair for the absurd." New York Times

"Kurt Braunohler is the closest thing we have to a real-life Willy Wonka." Vice

"Not only a singular talent, but an inimitable spirit." LA Weekly


Reminder: Seating is general admission, so please arrive 20 mins before showtime to help ensure yourself of good seats. If you're part of a group of 6 or more please give BoxOffice@ComedyBar.CA a heads up so we can prepare accordingly