John Grier hosts a night of fabulously funny comedians. Co-Headliner Chip Ambrogio & Sandy Ehlers will make it a night to remember. They each have a unique style of comedy that will leave you in tears and your stomach hurting from laughter. Grierfest Comedy is ready to rock the Poconos. Sherman Theater – let’s get the funny going on!
Chip’s comedy career includes performing on the road and all the major city clubs..Chip has been a contributing writer for The Friars Club Roasts and the Hulu Plus project Don’t Know Jack. He is co-creator of Room for Improvement , a reality show pilot selected as a finalist at the New York Television Festival Currently writing for some of today’s top headliners, he’s a sought after joke doctor for established acts and top newcomers. As a comic, he has worked in Atlantic City, Vegas and a variety of corporate and private events.
Before becoming a standup comic, he was the editor and publisher of Commuter Monthly, a humor magazine for New Jersey commuters. He’s had several of his short stories published amongst them, Plastic Jesus and Deep Tux. He has also appeared in the independent films, Secure and Time of Need. He is currently working on a docu-series pilot focusing on female comics over 40, which is under consideration at Warner Bros. Over the past seven years, he has taught almost 500 people from all walks of life how to do stand-up comedy.
Sandy Ehlers, a 20 year comedy veteran hails from Hoboken NJ – she has performed in venues all over the United States and is currently working on her one woman show “brassy, sassy & gassy” due to premiere in NYC soon.