234 Spring Street
Newton, NJ 07860
The Newton Theatre
Skylands Performing Arts Center, Inc.
Skylands Performing Arts Center, a 501(c)3 corporation, is dedicated to providing programs that educate, entertain and inspire all audiences regardless of ethnicity, age or income level
In the history of NBC’s hit show, “America’s Got Talent”, only four stand-up comics have made it to the final ten. Gary Vider is one of them. Gary made his TV stand-up debut in 2014 on “Conan.” Gary’s other TV appearances include AXS tv’s “Gotham Live” and “Comics Unleased with Byron Allen.” He has been heard on SiriusXM’s The Jay Thomas Show and The Sam Roberts Show. He has performed nationally in comedy festivals such as Bridgetown and Laughing Skull. In 2014, Gary placed 1st in the Carolines on Broadway March Madness Competition where he beat out 63 of NYC’s best young comedians.
Don’t miss the chance to see one of America’s funniest and sharpest comedy minds live!
Friday, January 19, 2018 8pm
Each show has 4 Hilarious Comics direct from New York!
Robin Fox spent 17 years as a New Jersey stay-at-home mom. This “Real Housewife” was the funniest lady at the PTO and bus stop but one day decided to move her act to the comedy stage and has audi- ences roaring ever since. She can be seen at regularly at Gotham Comedy Club and Broadway Comedy Club. Robin is th Grand Prize winner of the 11th Annual Gilda’s Club Laugh-off, host of the Lucie Awards at Lincoln Center and was a finalist at several prestigious com- edy contests and festivals including The Bud Light “Ladies of Laughter.” She also has been seen at the NJ Comedy Festival and at The NY Underground Comedy Festival. Robin can be heard on SiriusXm Satellite Radio and has been a guest numerous times on the “Joey Reynolds Show” on WOR coast to coast. On Television, Robin appeared twice on NickMom’s Standup Series “Nickmom Night Out!.” Robin has been on We Entertainment television and on Lifetime TV. Robin was a “Hot Topic” of Conversation on ABC’s “The View.”
Don't miss the chance to see this very funny woman live!
Energetic, loud, never understated and always funny, Nathan
Macintosh is quickly becoming one of the names to know in comedy. Most recently making his network television debut on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS, he's also on Conan on TBS, Gotham Comedy Live for AXS TV, his own half hour special on The Comedy Network/CTV, Just For Laughs All Access and Talk Of The Fest. His debut album I Wasn't Talking was featured in Ex!aim Magazine's Top Ten Hilariously Good Comedy Moments of 2015. He is also the host of the podcast Positive Anger, which has over 500,000 listens on SoundCloud and is frequently in the top 200 podcasts on iTunes. Nathan has performed at many major comedy festivals including The Halifax Comedy Festival, The Boston Comedy Festival and the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival where he performed on a Gala taped for TV which was hosted by Carrie Fisher. He's also been heard on Sirius Satellite Radio radio's Laugh Attack, Chomping At The Bit, is a regular on CBC's radios 'The Debaters' and has been heard on Raw Report. Don't miss the chance to see this star on the rise in action! action!Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of comedy’s newest stars in action.
Brad Zimmerman has been making quite an impact on the comedy scene recently as one of America’s hottest acts. He is a regular at New York’s best comedy clubs including Caroline’s On Broadway and Stand Up NY and recently made a splash at the Montreal “Just for Laughs” Festival - comedy’s premier festival. Brad is a regular at The World Famous Friars Club and many of America’s best casinos and resorts including The Riviera in Las Vegas, The Tropicana in Atlantic City and Connecticut’s Foxwoods Casino. He regularly shares the big stages as the act of choice with such big names as Joan Rivers, Brad Garrett, Pat Cooper, The Smothers Brothers and the late George Carlin. Brad’s hilarious one man show, “My Son The Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy,” had it’s world premiere in 2008 at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach and it’s still running strong.
Don’t miss the chance to see this one-of-a-kind performer in action!
“I’ve had three great opening acts in my lifetime: Billy Crystal, Garry Shandling and Brad Zimmerman.”
- Joan Rivers!
NYC's Best Comics - Live in Newton!