Alex Elkin & Irwin Loring

Thu, May 17, 2018
Fri, May 18, 2018
Sat, May 19, 2018

Alex Elkin & Irwin Loring

with Irwin Loring

Alex Elkin started his comedy career in the clubs of Hollywood California in 1994 before he was old enough to be allowed in the front door. At age 18 he took on the wilds of the Jungle Cruise as a skipper for the Disneyland Resort cracking jokes on and off the boat. Fast forward a few years and having worked with national acts such as Hannibal Buress, Ralphie May, Gabriel Iglesias, Pauly Shore and Carlos Mencia to name just a few, Alex Elkin has a reputation in the comedy world as the comedian that brings his A-game to every show! Alex Elkin has headlined the #1 comedy show in Las Vegas The Dirty@12:30 as well as Harvey’s in Portland, Reno/Tahoe Comedy Club, Improvs and more. In 2014 and 2015 Alex produced two of his own cross-country tours which can be followed on Facebook and Twitter at #careersonfiretour. Alex Elkin can be heard as “Beans” on The Brickwall Comedy Show (#1 Afternoon Radio Show in Eugene Oregon) on All Comedy 1450, a radio station of which he is a co-founding owner. Alex has been seen on Last Comic Standing, E!’s The Simple Life, Seasons 4 & 5 of TNT’s LEVERAGE and on NBC’s GRIMM.

Irwin Loring

Irwin finds life funny. On stage he will tell the stories of his children, parents, and their behaviors, His take on being divorced, or the twists of being in a  relationship with a Vegan, animal rights activist.  He does all this with a smile, and his apparent love of all of them.  He takes simple life moments and experiences, such as being at a local grocery store, or driving with kids, and makes you laugh as if you were there at that moment.  His focuses on clean comedy but can range from Corporate Clean to "R" rated, depending on the request.

In the short time he has been performing on stage he has had many great moments and received many laughs.  He was a finalist in the 2007 “Comic of the Year� competition for Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia. He was the winner of best new talent comic at the Reading Comedy Outlet 2008, and a finalist in the Big Break Comedy Competition in 2009. He currently teaches comedy classes at a local college for aspiring comics, focusing on the business of comedy and writing.

Irwin has performed in venues ranging from New York staples such as the Laugh Factory, Comix, Broadway Comedy Club, New York Comedy Club and Gotham Comedy Club, to the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, to more regional clubs such as the The Comedy Zone, Reading Comedy Outlet, Wisecrackers, Cozzy’s Comedy Club, Liberty Laughs VA, and the Baltimore Comedy Factory. He also participated in the Guinness Book of World Records Longest Consecutive Comedy Show at Magooby’s Joke House in 2011. He has also co-produced a comedy variety show for a local public television station in Montgomery County MD.

He has worked with many great comics currently touring today such as Michael Winslow, Jimmy "JJ" Walker, Jackie "Jokeman" Martling, and Dustin Diamond, . He has headlined shows in Pennsylvania, Baltimore and Washington DC. He has been a featured comedian for “Comcast on Demand�, Web Comedy Club, and Local Point TV.