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A.G.White representing U.S.A at the First AfriCaribbean Comedy Blowout Philadelphia Fri. Dec.30
A.G.White will take center stage representing the U.S.A. in a multi- cultural stand-up comedy event this New Years eve weekend in Philadelphia.
Born and raised in the East New York section of Brooklyn; one of the Brooklyn's toughest neighborhoods, A.G is sure to give his audiences a real "taste of comedy with a different flavor."
After performing at several local nightspots and getting very positive responses, A.G. took his act to Harlem where he performed at the renowned Uptown Comedy Club.
He passed their "New Jack"segment of the club; was asked to return as a regular, and later received his first national broadcast opportunity on the club's newly televised TV show: The Uptown Comedy Club. Through these stand-up routines, airing national on the FOX network and in syndication. A.G's unique style gained familiarity through the comedy arena. Emphatically accepted by New York audiences, talent agents suddenly received word of A.G. White.
Agents who observed and enjoyed several of his performances, then asked him to perform at the prestigious Apollo Theater in Harlem.
The lead to his performances on the television show. "It's Showtime at the Apollo" where A.G was featured as the guest Comedian at the Tribute to Robin Harris, held at the Apollo Theater.
Since then; A.G has hosted and performed internationally at various venues including Comedy Clubs, Colleges, and Fashion Shows. He has expanded his diverse comedic style to reach audiences of BET's Comic View and is even producing live Stand-up Comedy Events at National Amusement Theaters.
A.G. has also extended his Stand-up Comedy to charitable functions including Comic Relief IV, which raised money for homeless people. He has also been seen on HBO comedy series. P.Diddy Presents and The Bad Boys of Comedy now out on DVD.
Audiences acclaim for A.G's various ethnic character such as "round=the-way"
A.G. White is a contributing participant to HBO's "SNAPS" in addition to the boo "SNAP" volumes I, II, III.
A.G. will take the stage along with: Owen "Blakka" Ellis of Jamaica, Marc Trinidad of Trinidad, Frankie "Trixx" Agyemang representing Africa and Ruperto Vanderpool of the Dominican Republic. The Blowout will be hosted by international film star Paul Campbell of Shottas, Third World Cop, Dancehall Queen, etc. Tessanne Chin of Jamaica will perform her most notable songs including Hideaway.
The First AfriCaribbean Comedy Blowout will take place Fri. Dec. 30 @9pm at the Starlight Ballroom at 460 N. Ninth St., Phila. Pa 19123.
Tickets are available at Ticketfly.com. Visit us at our Facebook event page at: http://www.facebook.com/
You can't miss this one. Join us in unity and laughter.