Show Calendar for Catch! Reno

Rick Pulido

August 19 - 24

Energetic, prolific and profound, describes Rick's seemingly naïve observations. He retorts on social, political, economic and personal matters.

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Jill Bryan

August 26 - 31

(Opens for Jimmy Fallon, Norm MacDonald, Jeffrey Ross, DL Hughley) This married mother of two has always had an appreciation for performing and making people laugh, but didn't discover her true calling until July of 2006. Since then, she’s worked with Jimmy Fallon, Norm Macdonald, Jeffrey Ross, DL Hughley and other great comedians at Stand-Up Live, the Improvs, The Laugh Factory, The Comedy Store and other respected venues around the country.

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Dante and Rebekah

September 2 - 7

Dante and Rebekah One of the top comedians in the world! Dante was a cast member on NBC's Last Comic Standing! Winner of the most B.E.T. Comedy Awards! He has performed for more US troops than anyone since Bob Hope! Grand Prize winner of ABC's America's Funniest People! Dante has appeared in over 40 TV shows and Movies! Winner of over 20 comedy contests! He has opened for and performed with Richard Pryor, Milton Berle, Robin Williams, Andrew Dice Clay, Sam Kinison and more! He can perform Dirty to corporate clean! Dante has performed to over one million people live! ------- Rebekah Kochan is a very funny comic and the star of about 15 horror films and 7 comedy movies. ( When a Killer Calls, Halloween Night, Pirates of Treasure Island, Eating out 1,2 & 3, 4, 5, Dracula's Curse, Exorcism of Gail Bowers...to name a few) Her latest movie called FISHNET is touring all the festivals.

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Stewie Stone

September 9 - 14

The humor of Stewie Stone is a refreshing bright spot in the ever-growing world of stand-up comedy. This comic genius handles jokes, one-liners, and anecdotes with a delivery that is dead-on and downright funny.

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Johnny Pizzi

September 16 - 21

With more than 20 years experience Johnny is a sure fire crowd pleaser. This experience gives Johnny the ability to perform in some of the most demanding situations such as his LFOR Tour for the troops over in Iraq! Johnny’s humor is wild and exciting without being offensive or vulgar. .

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Bill Simas

September 23 - 28

Bill Simas, started doing stand-up in 2005, when he was given his first  chance to perform with the RI Comedy Factory thanks to a RI comedy  legend, Mr. John Perrotta! After a hiatus, Bill returned in January 2011 to  chase a dream that should have been chased two decades ago. Since then, he has hosted at the Comedy Connection in East  Providence RI, performed at Catch a Rising Star at Twin River Casino  in Lincoln RI, and headlines various benefits and fundraisers.

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Gilbert Gottfried

October 24 - 25

At the young age of 15, Gilbert Gottfried began doing stand-up at open mic nights in New York City and, after a few short years, became known around town as “the comedian’s comedian.” After spending several years mastering the art of stand-up comedy, producers of the legendary NBC late night comedy show “Saturday Night Live” became aware of Gottfried and, in 1980, hired him as a cast member. It wasn't until a few years later when his true notoriety would begin when MTV hired him for a series of improvised and hilarious promos for the newly formed channel.

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Bobby Collins

November 8 - 9

Bobby Collins is always the funniest guy in the room. With more than 200 stand-up performances around the country each year, he is a show-business institution who has made millions laugh.   A native of New York, he was literally born into comedy when his father named him for his favorite comedian, Bob Hope. In the 1980s, Bobby left a lucrative position as vice president of Calvin Klein to pursue his dream and ended up working alongside such comedy legends as Jerry Seinfeld and Jay Leno.

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New Years Eve Bash with K-von

December 30 - 31

As the star of MTV’s hit show “Disaster Date” K-von’s humor has made an international impact. This hilarious hidden-camera show displays his many talents as each of his characters prove funnier and more outrageous than the last.

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