Boston Comedy Festival: New Year’s Spectacular!

December 31, 2019

The Rockwell

Bring in the New Year in with Laughter!

The Boston Comedy Festival and Jim McCue have become a hilarious New Years’ Eve tradition at the Rockwell Theatre in Davis Square Somerville.

Jim McCue went viral this year with his DryBar special “nothing personal” has had over 600,000 views, he has been featured on Comedy Central, Comcast Comedy Spotlight, NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” RedEye on Fox news, Live at Gotham AXS TV and “Roughing It” on NESN in his native New England. Jim also founded and currently runs The Boston Comedy Festival.

Since 2000 Jim has also entertained U.S. troops at more than 100 bases around the world. An account of his experiences performing for the troops has recently been published in Embedded Comedian which Jim describes as a “field manual for comedians in a war zone.”

With his unique act, Jim keeps the audience on its toes. Volleying between set material and working for the crowd, Jim cracks jokes with amazing timing and whip-like precision. A unique blend that is sure to leave the audience roaring with laughter!

Jack Lynch is a 30r veteran of the Boston comedy scene and a Somerville resident has traveled around the world performing his routine to thousands of satisfied customers. Killed audiences opening for Emo Philps at this year’s Boston Comedy Festival.

Janet McNamara is a Boston-based comic who’s regaled audiences all over New England with her authentic conversational style and awkwardly charming energy. Janet is a 2019 Boston Comedy Festival Finalist.

Joey Carroll has used his comedy to bring much-needed laughter to our troops overseas since 1999. Joey has appeared Comedy Central’s Pulp Comics and lastly on NECN’s Broadside with Jim Braude. Featured performer Boston Comedy Festival.