Stand-up comedian, podcaster and actor ARI SHAFFIR describes his comedy as a puppet show-but way filthier and without the puppets. The New York native grew up Orthodox Jewish, spent 2 years in a yeshiva in Israel, and came back to America to lose his religion and become a comic. LA Weekly has called Shaffir "a gifted unyielding comic... a real force to be reckoned with."
This July, Shaffir released two Netflix specials called Double Negative which is presented in two 45 minute episodes called Children and Adulthood. Self-described as his version of a "Smashing Pumpkins Double Album," this type of double header release hasn't been seen since George Carlin's 1972 release of FM & AM. In Children Shaffir discusses the pressure he is getting from his family and friends to have kids, and why he is getting more and more thoughts in his head about why he doesn't want to do that and in Adulthood, he discusses the freedoms of being child-free. Decider.com called Shaffirs Netflix debut "positively audacious."
Doors: 19:30 h Start: 20:00 h End: 22:00 h
Age restriction: 16 years
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