Hyena's Comedy Nightclub – Plano
1941 Preston Rd. #1030, Plano, TX at the southwest corner of Park Boulevard
1941 Preston Rd. #1030
at the corner of Park Boulevard
Doors open 7:30
Two-item minimum purchase per person.Friday Shows
Doors open 7:30 & 9:00
Showtimes 8:30 & 10:30
Doors open 7:00 & 9:00
Showtimes 8:00 & 10:30
Fort Worth Open Mic
Admission is $12 with a two-item minimum purchase per person in the showroom.
Preferred Seating is available on request for $17 per person and is recommended for the best seats. Prices are for general admission and don't apply to special events.
Comedy veteran and world traveler, Louis Ramey loves what he does for a living, performing stand-up comedy over the past 20 years. Louis can be seen currently hosting TV Land Prime Movie Block's. Other recent TV appearances include TBS Presents: A Very Funny Festival: Just For Laughs, and TBS Promo's Bitcoms. He has been all over TV and the Net. You have seen him as a finalist on NBC's Last Comic Standing, Read more...
Ester Steinberg, a comedy writer and performer based in Los Angeles, started her career performing stand-up on high school lunch tables in Tampa, Florida. While attending New York University, she took full advantage of the city's thriving comedy scene and quickly became a regular at Caroline's New Talent Night. Before long, she was touring nationwide. Now at the ripe age of 24, she writes and stars in “Becoming LA”, a web series showcasing her talent for sketch and improv through an array of crazy characters. Ester performs at the Laugh Factory, Comedy Store, Improv and has trained at the infamous Groundlings theater. She hosts her own monthly show at the Kibitz Room at Canter’s frequented by comedians such as Bill Burr, TJ Miller, and Natasha Leggero. Ester has been featured in Time Out New York and most recently performed at the prestigious Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland. Her style of comedy is smart and witty with immense energy, theatrical character act-outs and edgy one-liners.
Credits include: Oxygen’s Funny Girls, AXS Live, Comedy Central, Funny or Die, Meredith Vieira Show and Spike TV.
Nick Guerra is one of the most exciting breakthrough comedians quickly making an impact on television and winning over audiences across the country with his high-energy and hilarious show. Most recently, Nick made his stand-up late night debut on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Nick also released his first comedy album, Love: The Nick’s Tape, available on iTunes. He is an audience favorite from NBC’s Last Comic Standing, won the 2015 NBC Stand Up Showcase, and made his Comedy Central debut on Gabriel Iglesias’ Stand Up Revolution. Nick regularly works with fellow comedians including Cristela Alonzo, Michael Yo and Jo Koy.
Comedian John Caparulo is perhaps best known as the under-dressed everyman from the former E! hit show, "Chelsea Lately". Cap, as he's known by his friends and fans, has also made multiple appearances on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", "Comedy Central Presents", "Jimmy Kimmel Live", "Blue Collar Comedy: The Next Generation", and as a standout performer in Vince Vaughn's "Wild West Comedy Show". His first 1-hour special, "Meet Cap", was released in 2009 and premiered on Comedy Central later that year. More recently, in addition to touring as a popular national headliner, Cap appeared as part of Ron White's "Salute To The Troops" on CMT, a network on which he became well-known as the host of the surprisingly hilarious show "Mobile Home Disaster".
Caparulo's stand-up comedy has become a favorite for Sirius XM fans, which led to his former radio show "The Mad Cap Hour", and currently, the "Domestic Disputes" podcast, which are both available on iTunes. His second stand-up special, entitled "John Caparulo: Come Inside Me", launched on Netflix in 2013 with DVD and CD versions following shortly after. Cap has also begun an innovative adaptation to the current media trends with Caplets, monthly clips of fresh stand-up comedy that can be viewed on his website, JohnCaparulo.com. Read more...
Dante is one of the top stand-up comedians in the world. He has appeared on over 40 TV shows as a comedian. He was a cast member on Season 5 of the NBC show Last Comic Standing. He holds the record for winning the most BET Comedy awards. Dante performs to sold-out crowds all over the world 40 weeks a year. He has also performed for more U.S. troops than any other comedian except Bob Hope.
As an actor, Dante has appeared in over 30 films and TV shows. He has been in many commercials and was the spokesman for Miller Beer. He had his own sitcom on BET called The Blackberry Inn.
Dante wrote, directed and starred in the comedy film Bro What Happened?, starring Lorenzo Lamas, Jamie Kennedy, Bobby Lee and his fiancé and co-writer Rebekah Kochan. He is directing and starring in four more films this year.
Dante was a writer for Joan Rivers on the hit E! TV show Fashion Police. He also writes, directs and produces many of the commercials for the top infomercial guy in the world, Vince Offer (The Shamwow guy). He also co-wrote the Adrian Brody film InnAPPropriate Comedy and many other films.
He owns GOLDEN ARTISTS ENTERTAINMENT. They make movies and TV shows, book live acts and manage talent. Dante is a personal manager with many household name clients. Read more...
Brian Moote started performing stand-up in 2005 while he was working as a teacher in the Seattle School District. He then went to graduate school to get a masters degree in social work because who doesn't love crippling debt? I mean, this is America. After graduating he moved to LA and now tours the country telling jokes. He has made TV appearances on the USA Network's "Characters Welcome", Nickelodeon's "Nickmom's Nite Out", MTV's "Money from Strangers" and AXS TV's "Gotham Live". You should come out and see him tell jokes... DO IT!!!
Comedian/actor/writer Brian Posehn always has a full plate in front of him. He is constantly touring as a stand-up comedian in the best comedy clubs and rock venues in the country. 2013 marked the release of his first hour long special, The Fartist, through Netflix. Brian is currently co-writing Deadpool for Marvel Comics. He has a popular podcast, Nerd Poker, on the Earwolf Network.
Brian co-starred in Universal's feature, The Five-Year Engagement, directed by Nick Stoller and produced by Judd Apatow and in the popular Canadian indie comedy, Lloyd the Conqueror. In the last year he has done guest spots on the sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory, Guys With Kids and Anger Management. He also starred for three seasons in Comedy Central's popular show, The Sarah Silverman Program, and toured as one of the original members of the Comedians of Comedy.
Besides writing and performing on HBO's acclaimed Mr. Show, he has appeared in sitcoms such as Just Shoot Me, Seinfeld, NewsRadio, Californication, Everybody Loves Raymond and Friends. He also has an extensive resume in voice-acting including Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Adventure Time, Metalocalypse, Bob’s Burgers, Mission Hill and American Dad.
Brian has also appeared in several movies, including Judd Apatow’s Funny People, Rob Zombie's The Devil's Rejects, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Sex Drive, and Surfs Up.
He has written episodes of The Sarah Silverman Program and Metalocalypse (Adult Swim). He’s written for the popular sketch show, Human Giant and various specials and roasts including recent stints on the Oscars and The Comedy Central Roast of Rosanne Barr. In 2009 and 2010, Brian directed a video and a Comedy Central pilot for the hilarious hair metal band, Steel Panther.
In 2006 he released his first graphic novel, The Last Christmas, and his debut comedy album: Live in Nerd Rage. In 2009, Brian released his album, Fart and Weiner Jokes.
2013 also marked the release of a book co-written by Brian with Bob Odenkirk and David Cross called Hollywood Said No. He is also currently producing a Comedy Metal album with Scott Ian of Anthrax. Read more...
Latino comedian Rick Gutierrez has been cracking up audiences across the country with his throwback takes on traditional family values and outlooks on marriage for years, but it's about time some higher ups in Hollywood finally got wind of his comedic talents. Rick can currently be seen in FUSEtv’s “Fluffy Breaks Even”. The show premiered in 2015 and was the most watched program on the network. In June 2014 NUVO tv aired Rick’s one hour special, “I’m Not Mad, I’m Just A Parent”, produced by Gabriel Iglesias and LEG. Rick's other television credits include NBC's "Friday Night Videos", BET's "Comic View” and Showtime's Latino Laugh Festival. He has appeared in 2 seasons of the Comedy Central series “Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution”. He is currently touring clubs all around the country and appearing with Gabriel Iglesias on the “Fluffy Breaks Even”.
Eddie Ifft has been called one of the most underrated comics in America by The Onion and has proudly told jokes around the world to sold-out crowds in over 15 countries. Eddie is the host of one of the most successful podcasts in the comedy world called “Talkin' Sh*t”. In August of 2014, his Kickstarter campaign to fund “The Bingle Bus” a mobile podcasting studio exceeded his fundraising goal and raised over $60,000. He spent most of 2015 getting the bus ready and is now working on a pilot to bring “The Bingle Show” to your TV screens.
He has been seen as a guest star on “Legit” on the FX network. He recently completed a long run at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, in Australia, to glowing reviews. Those shows were the follow-up to his critically acclaimed DVD "Live From Australia", filmed in front of a sold-out audience at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia. He has also released his own 30-minute special for Comedy Central, and made numerous TV appearances on shows such as Gotham Comedy Live, Showtime's the Green Room with Paul Provenza, Showtime's Tommy Chong 420 Show, E!'s Chelsea Lately, NBC's Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend and BET’s Comic View. Eddie has also worked as the host of Shark Week, spent a season as the ABC College Football Guy, earned a job as 'man-on-the-street' on the Queen Latifah Show, hosted a pilot called Strap-On for Comedy Central, and co-hosted a sports radio show on New York’s legendary WNEW. Read more...
Does this face look familiar? Maybe you've seen Jon on NBC's Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central's Premium Blend or the half-hour special Comedy Central Presents: Jon Reep. Maybe you've seen him on TBS's Pit Stop Comedy, NBC's Late Friday, or the ABC Sitcom Rodney as Officer Gerald Bob the dim-witted cop. If not then you probably know Jon from Dodge's popular ad campaign as the "Hemi guy". Jon is known to millions as the redheaded hillbilly in the Dodge Ram commercials who leans out of a beat-up car and utters the now famous line: "That thing gotta Hemi?"
Born in Hickory, NC, Jon moved to Raleigh to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater at North Carolina State University. In 2000, Jon was invited to perform at the prestigious Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal, Canada and has since been invited back to perform in the "Best of the Fest" and a "Gala" show. Soon after, he moved to Los Angeles to further his career as an actor and a stand-up. Jon is one of the hardest working comics in America, selling out venues and getting standing ovations in clubs and theaters across the country. His show is supersonic energy filled with non-stop characters, super clever writing, and, of course, the one talent that separates Jon from all other comedians in the world: He's the best redneck dancer since Elvis. Look for Jon in the film, "Harold & Kumar escape from Guantanamo Bay". Read more...
June 1 - 8:30pm FREE SHOW
Chris is an actor and comedian based in New York. He is developing a TV show based on his life with Carter Bays & Craig Thomas for CBS. Chris most recently starred in the IFC series, "Benders". He performed his stand-up on "Late Night with Seth Meyers" on NBC and "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS. He also performed a half-hour set on Comedy Central’s "The Half Hour". He has headlined comedy clubs across the country as well as New York’s top clubs including Gotham Comedy Club, Carolines on Broadway and The Comic Strip.
June 2 - 8:30pm, 10:30pm
June 3 - 8:00pm, 10:30pm
With roots in Syracuse, Jessimae Peluso sought comedic pastures first in Boston where she performed improv with “The Tribe,” laying the sod for what would become a burgeoning spontaneous brand of original comedy. Since then, Jessimae has leapt onto the small screen as a cast member for MTV’s “Girl Code” & “Failosophy”, with appearances on TBS’ “Deal With It”, NBC’s “Last Call With Carson Daly Spotlight”, Comedy Central’s “@Midnight”, E!’s “Chelsea Lately”, Fox’s “Worlds Funniest Fails”, AXS’s “Gotham Live”, “The Tyra Banks Show”, Tru TV’s “All Worked Up”, OWN Network’s “It’s Not You It’s MEn”, and an international Nintendo ad campaign.
She can also be seen touring the country on her #JessAmericaTour, formerly known as the “#MessAmericaTour” but the Miss America Corporation threatened to sue her for defamation so she had to change the name. She ruefully obliged as she didn’t want to ruin her chances at becoming the next Miss America. She’s patiently awaiting to be crowned and validated. She was featured in the New York Comedy Festival, Boston Comedy Festival, North Carolina Comedy & Arts Festival and Women in Comedy Festival. She has contributed to Cosmopolitan Magazine, Self Magazine, GQ.Com, Playboy.com, MadeMen.com, and has been featured in the Huffington Post as one of the funniest comics to follow on twitter.
She’s currently living with her two rescue dogs, Chaplin and Carlin, and they’re all waiting for Stamos. You can hear her host her weekly podcast, “Sharp Tongue”, available on iTunes, Stitcher and Soundcloud. Read more...
Kevin Farley frequents numerous comedy clubs around the country. He is a regular at notable venues such as The Laugh Factory in LA and Chicago, The Improv in LA and Palm Beach, Florida and The Comedy Store. Farley studied at the famous Second City in Chicago and then soon after starred in films such as Black Sheep (with his brother Chris Farley) and The Waterboy with Adam Sandler, and leading roles in Read more...
Steven Michael Quezada
When it comes to show business in the thriving entertainment community of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Steven Michael Quezada is in a class all his own. As a comedian, actor, producer, writer, teacher, and humanitarian, Steven Michael Quezada has not only set the bar for rising talent in the southwest… he IS the bar. A veteran of New Mexico's steadily rising film industry, Steven Michael Quezada currently portrays DEA Agent Steven Gomez on the Emmy Award-winning television series Breaking Bad, which is currently in its fourth season on AMC.
Steven has also recently appeared in television series such as Wildfire, Crash, and In Plain Sight. Quezada's film credits include the action drama Blood Brothers, Bollywood director Anurag Basu's dramatic film Kites, and a featured role in the new indie film Warrior Woman. Steven also appears in Love Ranch alongside Joe Pesci and Helen Mirren, the hit comedy Beerfest alongside the comedy team from Broken Lizard, First Snow with Guy Pierce, and the short film Milagros, which received major acclaim at film festivals worldwide and earned Steven a nomination for Best Actor at the Tenerife International Film Festival in Spain.
In 2010, Steven partnered with executive producer Mark Padilla to host his own late-night talk show, The After After Party with Steven Michael Quezada. Now entering its second season, The After After Party with Steven Michael Quezada has earned the #1 rating on The CW Network, and the #1 rating on ANY network for its time slot. The show recently signed on with Los Angeles-based worldwide distribution company Film Works Entertainment, and will begin airing internationally in September.
In addition to his successful career as an actor, Steven is one of the most noted comedians out of the southwest, touring comedy clubs across the United States since 1987. He is a five-time recipient of the New Mexico Hispanic Entertainers Association Comedian of the Year Award, and he has been appeared on HBO, Showtime, the Latino comedy feature Que Locos, and was recently hand-selected to open for Saturday Night Live alumnus and movie actor Rob Schneider at his concert in Albuquerque.
Steven Michael Quezada is a life-long resident of New Mexico. He pursued his love for performing by studying Theatre Arts at Eastern New Mexico University, and through the years, has earned the distinction as one of the most charitable celebrities in New Mexico. Steven has raised money for organizations such as Youth Development Incorporated and countless others, taught acting classes to local kids, and even taken part in educating future filmmakers such as students enrolled in the DATA School in Albuquerque. He also is the Vice-President of the Governing Council for the Public Academy for the Performing Arts charter school, Steven is married to Cherise Quezada, has four children, and enjoys playing golf in his spare time…however little time that may be. Read more...
Egyptian-American actor, comedian, and director Ahmed Ahmed is one of the most multi-faceted talents in entertainment today. Many audiences will recognize him as “Ahmed” on TBS’ hit comedy Sullivan & Son. His first big break was in the action film, Executive Decision, alongside Kurt Russell, Steven Segal and Halle Berry. His other movie credits include Swingers, Iron Man and You Don’t Mess With The Zohan. On the television front, Ahmed has appeared on Weeds, Roseanne and many more. In 2005, Ahmed co-founded and performed in the Axis of Evil Comedy Tour which aired on Comedy Central as the first ever Middle Eastern stand-up comedy special. Ahmed is also the winner of the first annual Richard Pryor Award for Ethnic Comedy at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in Scotland. Ahmed is currently a paid regular performer at the world famous Comedy Story in Hollywood, The Laugh Factory and the Comedy Cellar in New York City.