JUST ANNOUNCED: Baron Vaughn to appear at #CFCF2015

baronvaughn_smallBaron Vaughn will be headlining two nights at the historic City Stage during the 2015 Cape Fear Comedy Festival.  Vaughn has a half hour special on Comedy Central (watch clips), and plays a major role in the upcoming Netflix Series Grace and Frankie alongside Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda.  Baron plays the role of Frankie’s (Lily Tomlin) adopted son (read more).

Baron has performed in The Just for Laughs Comedy Festival (Montreal), The South Beach Comedy Festival (Miami), Moontower Comedy Festival (Austin), San Francisco Sketchfest, Bridgetown Comedy Festival (Portland), Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival (TN), and Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival (Seattle).

Here are the 2015 Cape Fear Comedy Festival performers!

Headliners

Sara Schaefer

Sara Schaefer Headlines Dead Crow Comedy Room during the 2015 Cape Fear Comedy Festival

Sara Schaefer Headlines Dead Crow Comedy Room during the 2015 Cape Fear Comedy Festival

Sara Schaefer is a critically acclaimed standup comedian, writer, and producer based in New York City. She is the co-creator, writer, executive producer and host of the MTV late night series, “Nikki and Sara Live.” Sara won two Emmy awards for her work as the Head Blogger for “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,”. She was also one of Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch in 2010 and made her stand-up comedy television debut on “John Oliver’s NY Stand-Up Show.” Sara has also appeared on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”, “Best Week Ever”, E!, Fuse, and has written for BestWeekEver.tv and “Who Wants to Be A Millionaire.” She started a Tumblr called Faces of The Last Season of Oprah which was a viral hit. She currently co-hosts a podcast called “You Had to Be There” with her MTV co-host, comedian Nikki Glaser. Sara grew up in Richmond, Virginia, and got her higher learning’s at the College of William & Mary.

Video: Ahmed Bharoocha Dead Kevin- Healthcare

AHMED-headshotAhmed Bharoocha will be headlining The Cape Fear Comedy Festival on our opening night, Wednesday April 29th at Reel Cafe. Ahmed is part of the sketch comedy group Dead Kevin.

Ahmed has also been featured on Adam Devin’s House Party on Comedy Central (Video).

You can purchase a festival pass now for just $15 that gets you in to Ahmed’s show as well as over 20 other shows during the 2015 Cape Fear Comedy Festival.