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COMEDIAN SHANE TORRES
January 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$4 – $125
Shane Torres is a stand up comedian, writer, actor, and podcaster. Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Shane began his comedy career in Portland, Oregon, where he quickly became a top draw. Shane has performed in festivals all over the globe including Montreal’s Just For Laughs, Comedy Central’s Clusterfest, San Francisco Sketchfest, Bonnaroo, Outsidelands, Bumbershoot, Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin, Red Clay Comedy Festival, High Plains in Denver, LaughingSkull, New York Comedy Festival, Laughfest, and many more.
His television appearances to date have included Conan twice, his own Comedy Central Half Hour Special, IFC’S Comedy Bang Bang, NBC’s Last Comic Standing, TruTv’s Comedy Knockout, and Ron White’s Comedy Salute To The Troops on CMT. He has been heard on such popular podcasts such as Savage Love, All Fantasy Everything, Comedy Bang Bang, and Bertcast. He tours frequently across the states and can often be found performing in a comedy club, theaters, and music venues near you.
He has been reviewed by numerous media outlets including The New York Times, Onion AV Club, GQ UK, and more. His album, Established 1981, came out in September of 2017 on Comedy Central records. “Mr. Torres has a laconic drawling delivery with deliberate pacing, placing him firmly in the tradition of dry deadpan specialist like Tig Notaro and Todd Barry. But his style is warmer, relying on punchlines with corkscrew turns that have moments of vulnerability and even melancholy.” – The New York Times. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Please note, comedy shows may contain adult content and address political or social topics.