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“Live from Last Night” at Netflix is a Joke: The Festival DAY ONE

Night one of Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival kicked off in Los Angeles at the iconic Hollywood Bowl. Dave Chappelle played to a roaring sold out crowd, headlining a night of comedy and music. Jeff Ross hosted the evening which featured appearances from Luenell, Pete Davidson and Donnell Rawlings as well as musical guests Anderson Paak aka DJ Pee Wee and the electrifying Erykah Badu.

DAVE CHAPPELLE PERFORMING TO A SOLD-OUT CROWD AT NETFLIX IS A JOKE: THE FESTIVAL
(Photo: Mathieu Bitton / Courtesy of Netflix)

Later in the evening, Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival hosted an Opening Night Party at the W Hotel where attendees included Bill Burr, Dave Chappelle, London Hughes, Jay Pharoah, Nico Carney, Kenice Mobley, Irene Tu  and more.

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Other highlights from the night include Sabrina Jalees & Friends at The Lab at The Hollywood Improv who brought out some of her most hilarious friends, including Joel Kim Booster, Naomi Ekperigin, Patti Harrison, Natasha Leggero, Brendan Scannell, and Sydnee Washington.

Additional shows from last night include Duncan Trussell Family Hour, Leimert Park Comedy Night Every Thursday, Crack ’em Up, Aida & Friends, Tonight At The Improv Featuring Brian Monarch, Podcast But Outside With Cole Hersch And Andrew Michaan, Lovett Or Leave It With Jon Lovett, and Zainab Johnson In The Round.

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For more information and a full schedule visit www.netflixisajokefest.com

About Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival

Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival is celebrating the very best of comedy April 28-May 8, 2022. Produced by Netflix in association with Live Nation,  the 11-day comedy fest in Los Angeles features over 250 shows across over 30 venues, from stand-up to Q&As to live reads and much more.

About Live Nation Entertainment:

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Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.

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