The 12th annual Laugh Off competition to benefit Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey took place throughout April. During two events, twelve comics took to the stage at Gilda's Club house. The four winners chosen by judges, performed at the final event tonight at Bananas Comedy Club in New Jersey.
The host, Bill Ervolino had the audience roaring before the four finalists took to the stage. Comics, Vladimir Caamano, Katie Hayes, Alex Barnett, and Kevin Bartini kept the crowd laughing with their competing sets. While the judges, including Comic Bible's, MaryAnn, Ed Cavanough of Gotham Comedy Club, manager, booker, producer, Bobby Gonzo, and Larry Lyons, deliberated, the headliner, Vic Dibitetto had the packed house screaming with laughter.
The night ended with prizes for all four of the comedian finalists and one winner announced ...
Congratulations to the Laugh Off winner, funny man, Alex Barnett.
Laugh off is an annual event for a great cause, Gilda's Club Northern NJ. www.gildasclubnnj.org
The next fundraising event for Gildas NNJ is June 12, when Freddie Roman opens for Joan Rivers at the Bergen County Academy Auditorium - Make your reservations today!!!