Live standup comedy by local luminaries and low lifes hosted by Funny Man and Bexleyite Tom Plute

Headliner: Brooke Cartus

and Featuring: Nickey Winkelman and Jeff Burgstrom

Brooke Cartus is a comedian, emcee, activist and attorney based in Columbus, Ohio. Her second album, I Have Straight Friends & Other Confessions, debuted at #1 on iTunes in April 2018. Brooke’s sardonic storytelling and improvisational style has helped her land shows with Colin Quinn, Fortune Feimster, Erin Foley, Ian Harvie, Rhea Butcher and Dana Goldberg. She has performed at TedXColumbusWomen and has headlined the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in 2018. She has been featured in the Limestone Comedy Festival, Arch City Comedy Festival, Whiskey Bear Comedy Festival, and Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in 2017. Her blog Size L for Lady has been featured on Huff Post: Gay Voices. She was recently named by Cleveland.com one of the funniest women in Ohio, and the best comedian in Columbus by Columbus Alive.