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Comedian Marc Yaffee From Showtime's Goin' Native Returns to Tri-Cities
Jokers Comedy Club in Richland hosts Nationally Touring Headliner December 22 and 23
By: Marc Yaffee
Marc is an award-winning comedian featured on the Showtime special, Goin' Native: The American Indian Comedy Slam. Marc has also been seen on the PBS special, Crossing The Line, SiTV's, The Latino Laugh Festival and Comics Unleashed With Byron Allen. Marc has been heard on SiriusXM Radio, The Bob & Tom Showand NPR. Marc is a founding member of the Pow Wow Comedy Jam, who were honored as North American Indigenous Image Awards' Comedians of the Year and the National Indian Gaming Association's Entertainers of the Year.
"I'm excited to come back to Jokers," says Yaffee. "Try-Cities always delivers great audiences."
Since starting standup comedy in 1999, Marc has performed in 41 state and nine countries, including five times overseas for the troops in the Middle East, Europe and Asia. He won the Ventura Comedy Festival's Funniest Person Contest in 2012.
Marc recently shot his first TV sitcom pilot, Almost Americans, where he plays a comedian teaching citizenship to new immigrants. The show's cast also includes, Gerry Bednob (Mooj from The 40 Year Old Virgin) and Steven Michael Quesada (Agent Gomez from Breaking Bad).
Jim Fleming will be the feature act for the show. Fleming, a Reno based comic, has performed at casinos and clubs across the west.
For more information on showtimes and tickets, call, (509) 943-1173 (https://www.google.com/