THE laugh factory
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA
HAHA COMEDY CLUB
DEC. 20 - 23
A true international comedian Byrne has performed to sold-out crowds around the world. He has been a featured comic at the Just for Laughs Festival (in Montreal Toronto and Chicago) HBO’s US Comedy Arts Festival in Las Vegas and the CanWest Comedy Fest in Vancouver. He has been part of several national comedy tours including The Jameson Comedy Tour Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Tour The Kims of Comedy The Camel Cigarettes Sin City Tour and his own national Myspace Comedy tour. Byrne even had the honor of opening for esteemed musical acts such as Kanye West Mariah Carey Modest Mouse Puddle of Mudd Spoon Rev. Horton Heat and many more. As a big supporter of the US troops Steve also headlined several USO tours in Afghanistan Iraq Japan and Guam.
Vanessa Johnston is a Los Angeles based stand-up comedian originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She was a regular on Kill Tony at the Comedy Store Hollywood - the number one live comedy podcast in the world - where she wrote and performed a new minute of standup every week for 60 weeks straight. She is a regular guest on the Deathsquad network - along with comedians Joe Rogan, Brian Redban, and Ari Shaffir. Vanessa tours nationally as a feature and performs at some of LA's favorite clubs, including The Comedy Store, The Ice House, and The Improv. She made her TV debut on Emmy-award winning sitcom How I Met Your Mother. In 2014, she starred in Netflix movie Jurassic City. Johnston has written and performed skits for talk shows such as The Doctors on CBS.