Women of "The Daily Show" and "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" at Comix
August 5, 2010
In the New York area? Catch co-creator and former head writer of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" Lizz Winstead and writer for NBC's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" Morgan Murphy at Comix NY this weekend. For more information, go to Comix NY.
Lizz Winstead & Morgan Murphy
LIZZ WINSTEAD As a co-creator and former head writer of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," and Co-creator of Air America Radio; LIZZ WINSTEAD has emerged as a critically acclaimed political writer and producer. As a performer, WINSTEAD brought her political wit to "The Daily Show" as a Correspondent and later to the radio waves co-hosting "Unfiltered", Air America Radio's mid morning show with citizen of the world and Hip Hop legend CHUCK D, and political big brain RACHEL MADDOW.
Lizz’ comedic talents have been recognized in Entertainment Weekly's 100 most Creative People issue and she was nominated Best Female Club Performer by The American Comedy Awards and has appeared numerous times on television including HBO's "Women of the Night", “The US Comedy Arts Festival” in Aspen, “Comedy Central Presents.." and too many basic cable stand-up shows and VH-1 “50 Greatest This” and “100 Greatest That’s” to mention….
Currently, WINSTEAD is featured in the film, “American Cannibal” as well as writing, and producing for television and performing in clubs and theaters across the country.
MORGAN MURPHY Morgan started making a name for herself on the LA comedy scene while still a student at Loyola Marymount University. Shortly after she graduated, she appeared on Comedy Central's Premium Blend, Jimmy Kimmel Live and Last Call w/ Carson Daly. While still in college, she wrote on the sketch pilot The Offensive Show created by BJ Porter and Scott Aukerman and after graduating was a staff writer on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Morgan was recently named one of Variety's Top Ten Comics to Watch and appeared in this year’s Fresh Faces Showcase at The Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. Besides touring nationally and through Europe, Morgan is now currently a staff writer for NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Other writer credits include MTV’s Human Giant and Comedy Central’s Roast of Pamela Anderson.
THREE COURSE PRIX FIXE DINNER INCLUDES - Glass of House Red (OR) White (OR) Rose Wine - Roasted Pecan & Pear Salad (OR) Comix House Salad - Pan Seared Chicken Breast (OR) Three Cheese Ravioli (OR) Cedar Plank Salmon - Molten Chocolate Cake (OR) Roasted Pear Creme Brulee - Cup of Coffee (OR) Tea with Dessert
DINNER PACKAGE SEATING - For the 8:00PM Show please arrive at 6:45 - For the 10:30PM Show please arrive at 9:45
ADVANCE TICKETS: $23
DINNER PACKAGE - $76 - Inner Circle seating for the show - Three-course Prix Fixe Dinner (See Below) - 18% Gratuity included
IN ADDITION TO OUR DINNER PACKAGE, A FULL DINNER MENU IS SERVED DURING EACH SHOW FOR A LA CARTE DINING.
*Drink Specials in the Main Bar 5:30p-7:30p - $3 draft & $5 well drinks!*