Kirk McHenry featuring Mary Upchurch!
KIRK McHENRY
Oct 6, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Laughs Unlimited
Sacramento, CA
Headliner Kirk McHenry
Featuring Mary Upchurch
Hosted by Andre Morton
Live Comedy
KIRK McHENRY | 7:00 PM
Versatility and ability to deliver side bursting laughs to his audience, sets Kirk McHenry apart from the modern day urban comic. Born and raised in Oakland, California. Kirk McHenry has experienced a wealth of knowledge from life in the inner city, prep school in the suburbs, college life in the south and even a successful four-year stint in the Marine Corps.

Always viewing life through the eyes of a comic, Kirk blends all of his life experiences together into a storytelling brand of comedy that has been likened to Bill Cosby with a Richard Pryor twist. Having already opened for such stars as Paul Mooney, Bobby Slayton, Tommy Davidson and the Whispers, Kirk has been labeled on of the Bay Area's fastest rising young stars and has even gain recognition as on of the top 10 comics in the Bay Area (Karma 777 Film Works & Productions).

Kirk is a comic that will deantly give you a workout through laughter. Drawing inspiration from every day life his storytelling form of comedy is better than reality TV. Kirk has had television appearances on Comic View as well as numerous touring engagements in comedy clubs throughout the United States. Kirk also toured with the NWR Asian Tour throughout Europe and was Best of New Faces at Jamie Foxx's Laffapalooza in 2005, as well as a Semi-Finalist in the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition in 2006.

This unforgettable comics comic soon to be a household name, Kirk McHenry, continues to bring his dynamic comedy style to the stage every time. With one mic and an audience the laughter is guaranteed non-stop everytime.

TELEVISION APPEARANCES

• Comicview 2000 - Atlanta

• Comicview 2001 - New Orleans

• Laffapalooza 2005 – Atlanta

• Comicview One Mic Stand 2008 - Los Angeles

COMEDY SHOWCASES

• Kimball’s East - Emeryville, CA

• The Oak Tree - Oakland, CA

• Tommy T’s - Concord, CA

• The Punch Line - San Francisco, CA

& Sacramento, CA

• Cobb’s Comedy Club – San Francisco

• Improv - San Jose & Los Angeles

• Juneteenth Celebration 1999 & 2001

San Francisco, CA

• Comedy on The High Seas 2002

• MWR Asian Comedy Tour 2002 - 2009

• Semi-Finalist Bay Area Black Comedy

Competition - 2006

• Best of New Faces Jamie Foxx’s

Laffapalooza - 2005

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

• Freelance Writer

• Voice Impressionist- Voice of “Toe Jam” for X Box’s Toe Jam and Earl III; Mission To Earth

AWARD NOMINATIONS

• 2002 - Nominated for an N.A.V.G.T.R. for the voice over performance of “Toe Jam” (X Box’s “Toe Jam and Earl III: Mission To Earth)
Tickets
General Admission
$10.00