Take My Spouse, Please!
In love, as in comedy, timing is everything. One bad night doesn’t mean it’s time to quit. Have patience: great marriages, like a successful comedy career, take time. Turns out the cardinal rules of comedy have an uncanny resemblance to building a strong marriage. With humor and grace, in this comic author talk and performance, Dani Klein Modisett helps us navigate rough patches, bad jokes, and tough nights when you bomb with wit and wisdom. Book sales and signing at the event.
Dani Klein Modisett is the comedian-turned-author, who, before children, worked as a comedian at clubs and colleges across the country and taught stand-up comedy at UCLA for nearly a decade.
“This book makes you realize how valuable laughter is in a marriage. Buy it for your spouse and add years to your relationship.”—Ben Stiller
You’ve seen him on Inside Amy Schumer, The Tonight Show, and Conan, and now comedian Gary Gulman brings his A-List stand-up to the J. His comedy special “In This Economy” was named one of the 25 best stand-up specials on Netflix streaming, along with Louis C.K., Lewis Black, and Kevin Hart.
A veteran stand-up comic and one of Jerry Seinfeld’s oldest friends, Mark Schiff recently completed a tour with Seinfeld including four shows in Israel. In addition to numerous appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Late Night with David Letterman, Schiff has had both HBO and Showtime specials and has written for and guest starred on Mad About You, as well appeared on Empty Nest, and served as a writer on The Roseanne Show.