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Brooks Wheelan at Comedy @ The Carlson


Comedy @ The Carlson


50 Carlson Road
Rochester, NY, 14610
United States


The event has already taken a place at this date: 
Jan. 11 - 7:30 pm, Jan. 12 - 7:30 pm & 10 pm, Jan. 13 - 7:30 pm & 10 pm
$12 - $17


Adults without kids
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Comedy @ The Carlson
A self-proclaimed “chill dude from Iowa,” Wheelan attended the University of Iowa and got a biomedical engineering degree before pursuing comedy. His first album, This Is Cool, Right?, debuted as the #1 comedy album on iTunes in January 2015 to rave reviews, with The A.V. Club describing it as absurd and honest, saying, “Wheelan is a considerable talent with a unique voice and perspective.”

Here’s some stuff he’s done:

-Cast Member of Saturday Night Live (2013-14)
-Had the #1 comedy album on iTunes with the release of his debut album, “This is cool, Right?” which was hailed by many outlets as one of the best comedy albums of 2015
-Released a Comedy Central Half Hour special
-Appeared on Conan
-Appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers
-Appeared on Girls
-Appeared on MTV’s Ridiculousness
-Appeared on @Midnight
-Appeared on Comedy Central’s Adam Devine’s House Party
-One of Comedy Central’s 10 comics to watch in 2012
-Voice of Fred on Disney’s Big Hero 6 television series
-Montreal Just For Laughs Festival in 2013, 2014, and 2016
-RollingStone named him as one of the top 45 acts from the 2014 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
-Also performed at Comedy Central’s South Beach Comedy Festival, SXSW, Sasquatch Music and Arts Festival, Moontower Comemdy Festival, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, and many others.