Join the Grindstone Tap House for a hilarious evening of comedy brought to you by some of the funniest comedians in Cleveland.
Join the Grindstone Tap House for a hilarious evening of comedy brought to you by some of the funniest comedians in Cleveland.Doors open 6:15 p.m. Showtime starts promptly 7 p.m.
Tickets are $5 & can be purchased on Eventbrite or at the door
Parking is available in the front of the building.
The Comedy Grind at Grindstone Tap House includes comedians in order of appearance:
Host - Josh Lawhorn
Josh Lawhorn is a Cleveland-based stand-up comedian & filmmaker who takes his intense energy and life experiences and turns them into a fun and hilarious experience for all audiences. Josh is the co-producer, alongside Bill Squire & Cody Cooper, of the award-winning Comedy Cabin at East End Bistro & Pub, as well as Craft Laughs at Great Lakes Brewing Co. Josh has been nominated for Best Host at the Comedic CLE Cleveland Comedy Awards 2019 & his film "The Technician" took 3rd Place at the 48 Hour Film Project HORROR 2018.
Guest Comic #1 - Brett Thomas
Brett Thomas is a comedian from Akron, OH who has an awkward stance, curly hair & coke bottle glasses, but don't be fooled because he is a stud. Brett has been wowing audiences with tales of cougar hunting, his dark sense of humor and a barrage of one-liners for over three years. Brett's accomplishments include Cleveland Comedy Awards Rookie of the Year, Best Short Form Joke in 2018 & Funny Stop's Ohio Funniest Amateur contest in 2017.
Guest Comic #2 - John ArmstrongJohn Armstrong is a comedian who was born and raised in Cleveland, OH. John's unique view of the world and comedic genius come from the duality of growing up poor on Clevleands east side and being surrounded by upper middle class people later in life. In less than three years, John has been able to make his mark on the Cleveland comedy scene by regularly hosting at the Improv & Funny Stop Comedy Club. John can also be seen performing at Hilarities E 4th Street Theater.
Feature - Cody Cooper
Cody Cooper is a lovable panda shaped man from Cleveland, OH whose unique stories and humorous observations of everyday life make audiences squeal with glee. Cody was also crowned winner of The Really Big Show ESPN Cleveland's Comedy Competition & is a co-producer, alongside Bill Squire & Josh Lawhorn, of the award-winning Comedy Cabin at East End Bistro & Pub, as well as Craft Laughs at Great Lakes Brewing Co. Cody can be seen regularly hosting at Hilariites E 4th Street Theater & has shared the stage with nationally touring comics Karen Rontowski, Drew Hastings, and Bobby Lee.
Headliner - Mary Santora
The First Lady of Accidental Comedy Club, Mary Santora, from Cleveland, OH, has been named the “Best Undiscovered Comedian in Ohio” by Thrillist Magazine in 2018, “Comic of the Week” by The Jackie and Laurie podcast, the “Best Female Comedian” by Cleveland Scene Magazine in 2016 and 2017, competed in the 2018 “Best of the Midwest” competition at LaughFest in Grand Rapids, MI, and is quickly making a name for herself as one of the best up and coming comics in the country. Too top it all off, Mary was added as a co-host to 100.7 WMMS Alan Cox Show in 2019. She has a straightforward, quick witted style, and has performed alongside Dave Attell, Tom Papa, Jen Kirkman, and Kyle Kinane, to name a few. Mary is a fresh breath of femininity in the otherwise male-dominated world of stand up.