Comedian and actor Blaze Mancillas melds the worlds of comedy and literature reading two short stories by Edgar Allen Poe with a live jazz band providing the musical score. Four guest comedians while comedians Josh Gondelman, Shalewa Sharpe, Lane Moore and Gabe Gonzalez interrupt to provide their jokes, commentary, questions and whatever pops into their heads! Celebrate the spooky season with a night of scary stories, live jazz and plenty of laughs.
Blaze Mancillas is a comedian, actor and filmmaker living in New York City. He was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. Blaze can be found playing characters in video games like Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption II. In 2020 he won a Webby Award hosting music trivia game show SongPop Live. He’s the creator of Let’s Get Lit, the podcast, where he reads the entirety of The War of the Worlds and each episode features a different comic interjecting with their jokes and commentary. Currently available anywhere you get your podcasts.
Music by Ember w/ Special Guest
Caleb Wheeler Curtis - saxophone
Noah Garabedian - bass
Vinnie Sperrazza - drums