started his stand-up comedy career in 1982 after attending several shows at
Boston’s prestigious Comedy Connection. He wandered in one night, quite by
accident, looking for a little stress relief from a high pressure job as a case
worker at the Somerville Mental Health Center. It was not long after that he
took to the stage himself. Tony’s street wise humor tempered with a genuine
feel for the human condition quickly propelled him to headliner status on the
national comedy club circuit.
In 1986 Tony V was named “Funniest Person in
Massachusetts” by Showtime television. He followed this achievement with
several performances on HBO, the Arts and Entertainment Network, Comedy Central
and MTV. From 1987 through 1992 Tony V became the “spokesperson” for American
Tourister Luggage. Spending time in New York and L. A. paid off with multiple
highly acclaimed appearances on Late Night w/ Conan O’Brien, Comedy Central’s
Tough Crowd w/ Colin Quinn and several sit-coms including Seinfeld, Boston
Common, The Single Guy and Dr. Katz Professional Therapist. Tony’s big screen
outings include State and Main, Celtic Pride, Housesitter, One Crazy Summer and
Shakes the Clown as well as the independently produced By the Sea and
Abracadabra. Along with being a popular headliner at clubs and colleges all
over the free world, Tony V has worked with Jay Leno, Dennis Miller, Bobcat
Goldthwait, Steven Wright, Adam Sandler and countless other friends and
nationally known acts. Tony has opened for Kenny Rogers, The Temptations, Billy
Ray Cyrus, The Beach Boys and Joan Jett.
most native East Bostonians Joe Yannetty is hilarious. He was raised in an inner city Italian
neighborhood which means that being funny is not only a survival skill, it is
in his blood. Where Joe grew up, if
you’re not willing to kill somebody you had better make them laugh.
the age of 20 Yannetty walked into the Ding Ho Comedy Club in Cambridge,
Massachusetts. Like a little boy’s first
time at the circus he was amazed, so he ran away to it and never looked back.
very quickly became one of the top comedians in Boston, and throughout New
England. When he moved to New York it
wasn’t long before he became a regular at all the most popular clubs in
Angeles called and Yannetty headed west.
He began headlining clubs all across the United States, and television
appearances followed. Joe has logged
more than 40 TV shows.
can be seen in and also wrote the HBO movie SUCKERS for which he won a Best
move back to the East Coast brought with it morning radio on two of Boston’s
biggest stations, WROR and WZLX. Wanting to expand his horizons Mr. Yannetty
took to the seven seas and is currently headlining the world’s largest and most
prestigious cruise lines.
Artie is one of the country's
premier comedians. He is a pharmacist by day and a comedian by night. Artie's
relatable and hilarious act has brought him all around the country. He has
become one of the most well-known and respected comedians in the country. Artie
makes any show, corporate function, or fundraiser a resounding success.
has worked all over New England and beyond from small towns to large cities. She
makes the average seem hilarious and larger than life and leaves audiences
hysterically shaking heads in agreement with her assessment that the world is
indeed a very funny place
Gus V is a rising Boston
comic who has been featured in the Hampton beach comedy festival and the
Emerson channel comedy special.