New York, NY – Alia Janine, the infamous pornstar turned comedian, returns to New York City’s The Cutting Room to host her acclaimed showcase Cutthroat Comedy on Tuesday, February 17th. Cutthroat Comedy is a no-holds barred comedy showcase with the best and the brightest comedians that the comedy world has to offer!
Doors open at 8pm, show starts at 8:30pm. $10 advance tickets can be purchased here… http://tickets.thecuttingroomnyc.com/event/770591-cut-throat-comedy-new-york/ and $15 tickets at the door.
“It’s good to be back in the heart of comedy, New York City! I have another great lineup with some truly talented comedians. This is going to be another great show!”
Dan Soder- Comedy Central, MTVs Guy Code
Monroe Martin III- Last Comic Standing, MTVs Guy Code
Big Jay Oakerson- Comedy Central, Dave Attell’s Comedy Underground
Casey Balsham- Standup on the Spot
Erik Levi- The Misfits Network
Lauryn Petrie- SMUT Show, SXSW
Jeff Simmermon- The Moth, UCB
Christine Meehan- Funny or Die
Keep up with the latest Cutthroat Comedy shows at www.cutthroatcomedyhour.com and follow them on Twitter www.twitter.com/cutthroatcmdyhr
The Cutting Room is located at 44 E 32nd St, New York, NY 10010, (212) 691-1900.
In the last year and half Alia Janine has been devoting her time in the comedy clubs, and has been inspired to create Cutthroat Comedy; a unique showcase of young, established comedians who have been making their mark on TV, film, radio and on the web.
Alia Janine recently launched her own podcast network, www.themisfitsnetwork.com that has a variety of hilarious and informative shows.
Follow Alia Janine on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/thealiajanine and on her website www.aliajanine.com . You can listen to her Scatterbrains podcast on www.scatterbrainspodcast.com and follow the show on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/scatterbrainPOD
About Alia Janine:
Alia Janine was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin but currently lives between Los Angeles and New York City. For 10 years Alia was an adult entertainment performer; from feature dancer to adult model and actress, Alia did it all. During her time in the adult industry, Alia also dabbled in the mainstream side of entertainment where she can be found in featured films, cable movies, comedy sketches, news reports, books, and radio.
Alia retired from adult entertainment in 2012, and in 2013 she moved to New York City to pursue a career in comedy. To help her career, Alia had taken courses at UCB (Upright Citizen’s Brigade), Manhattan Comedy School, and Rick Crom’s Comedy School. Since her switch in careers, Alia has performed at some of the city’s best comedy clubs including; The Stand, The Comedy Cellar, The UCB Theater East, Stand Up NY, and Gotham Comedy Club. She has had the privilege of performing with some of today’s hottest comedians like; Dave Attell, Jay Oakerson, Christian Finnegan, Monroe Martin, Brody Stevens, Yannis Pappas, Jay Pharoah, Brian Redban, Duncan Trussell, and Sam Tripoli.
Alia has delighted her fans by appearing on many popular national shows including Sirius XM’s Sway in the Morning, The Jason Ellis Show, The Judith Regan Show, Derek and Romaine, The Jay Thomas show, and My Wife Hates Me hosted by comedians Rich Vos and Bonnie MacFarlane. Likewise, she has appeared on many popular podcasts including, The Legion of Skanks, Two White guys, The Mad Scientist Party Hour, You Know What Dude and The Anthony Cumia Show. She has been featured on hip-hop star 50 Cent’s website www.thisis50.com , and www.vice.com . She has also written blogs and appeared on the comedy website www.laughspin.com and www.thedailydot.com
Alia also hosts her own podcast, The Scatterbrains Podcast; where she covers everything from sex education, informative and funny interviews, to her take on today’s hot topics. Her podcast is a part of her new podcast network, The Misfits Network. The Misfits Network is a company Alia started to help talented podcasters get noticed in a tough market. Furthermore, Alia produces her own monthly comedy show, “Cut-Throat Comedy” where you can find many of today’s top comedians performing.
Alia is also an Undergrad pursuing a degree in Psychology online. She has been inducted into numerous national and international honor societies, pushing herself to succeed in many different areas.