Joey Novick -as a professional stand-up comedian and improv actor, he’s appeared on MTV, Rascal’s Comedy Hour, One Life to Live, Punchlines & Politics and Comedy Central. He’s been featured regularly at Catch A Rising Star, The Comedy Zone and Dangerfield’s and at scores of comedy venues across the country. He’s opened in concert for comedy legends Jerry Seinfeld, Ray Romano, Paul Reiser, Chris Rock, Robert Klein and Rosie O’Donnell. He is an award winning speaker, having been presented with the Leadership New Jersey Program Development Award for founding their United Nations Conference Program. As an improv actor, he’s had the privilege of appearing with Robin Williams at the Comic Strip in NYC, and studied with Chicago’s famed ‘Second City’ improvisational theater director and improv guru, Del Close. Additionally, Joey studied with legendary improv director Paul Sills, Second City training director Martin deMaat, Armando Diaz of the Magnet Theater, Keith Johnstone of the Loose Moose Theater Company and Martin Harvey Friedberg at the Improvisation comedy club in NYC. And Joey was hired by the Ricki Lake Show as a comedy coach for young comedians. As a workshop director, Joey has taught improv for more than twenty-five years for several improv groups and improvisation conferences including ComedyWorks in NYC, the Spontaneous Combustion Festival in Kansas City, and The Stress Factory comedy club in NJ.
“Funny, funny guy.”
Treehouse Comedy Club
“Truly amazed the audience with his improv skills.”
“Different than most headliners—-every show is unique—every show is improvised. A must see headliner at Catch A Rising Star.”