2015 AVN Award Nominee for Best Mainstream Star
New York, NY, December 1, 2014—Alia Janine, retired porn star, now stand-up comedian and 2014 Adult Video News nominee for Best Mainstream Star, is presenting the second installment of Cut-Throat Comedy at The Cutting Room in New York City this Wednesday, December 3 at 10pm, and tickets can be purchased on www.TheCuttingRoomNYC.com.
Cut-Throat Comedy is a no-holds barred comedy showcase hosted by the best and the brightest comedians that New York City has to offer.
“I am very excited about another show at the Cutting Room. It’s a great venue, and I have another set of very talented comedians performing. It will be a great show! I am also honored that AVN has nominated me for Mainstream Star of the Year. I have worked hard to make a name for myself in the mainstream industry, and it is great that it has been recognized.”
Kurt Metzger – Writer for Inside Amy Schumer, @Midnight
Paul Virzi – AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy, All Thing Comedy
Luis J. Gomez – AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy, Last Comic Standing
Jay Nog – MTV’s Guys Code, Childhood Memories Podcast
Krystyna Hutchinson – Huffington Post, Guys We’ve Fucked Podcast
Jonas Barnes – SXSW, Co-Producer of The Smut Show
David Healy – Sex and The City, The Puerto Rican Mambo (Not a Musical)
Ryan Hernandez – Ridin’ the Pine Podcast
Tickets can be purchased in advance by going here http://tickets.thecuttingroomnyc.com/event/707025-cut-throat-comedy-new-york/.
Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door.
The Cutting Room is located at 44 E 32nd St, New York, NY 10010
In the last year Alia Janine has been devoting her time working the comedy clubs and has been inspired by all of the wonderful talent our fair city has to offer, and was inspired to create Cut-Throat Comedy, a unique showcase of young, established comedians who have been making their mark on TV, film, radio and on the web.
Alia Janine recently launched her own podcast network, The Misfits Network that showcases seven hot, new programs and growing.
You can follow Alia Janine on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/thealiajanine and on her website www.aliajanine.com and can listen to her Scatterbrains podcast on www.scatterbrainspodcast.com and follow the show on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/scatterbrainPOD.
About Alia Janine:
Alia Janine was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin but currently lives between Los Angeles and New York City. For 10 years Alia was an adult entertainment performer; from feature dancer to adult model and actress, Alia did it all. During her time in the adult industry, Alia also dabbled in the mainstream side of entertainment where she can be found in featured films, cable movies, comedy sketches, news reports, books, and radio.
Alia retired from adult entertainment in 2012, and in 2013 she moved to New York City to pursue a career in comedy. To help her career, Alia had taken courses at UCB (Upright Citizen’s Brigade), Manhattan Comedy School, and Rick Crom’s Comedy School. Since her switch in careers, Alia has performed at some of the city’s best comedy clubs including; The Stand, The Comedy Cellar, Stand Up NY, and Gotham Comedy Club. She has had the privilege of performing with some of today’s hottest comedians like; Dave Attell, Jay Oakerson, Christian Finnegan, Monroe Martin, Brody Stevens, Yannis Pappas, Jay Pharoah, Brian Redban, Duncan Trussell, and Sam Tripoli.
Alia has delighted her fans by appearing on many popular national shows including Sirius XM’s Sway in the Morning, The Jason Ellis Show, The Judith Regan Show, Derek and Romaine, The Jay Thomas show, and My Wife Hates Me hosted by comedians Rich Vos and Bonnie MacFarlane. Likewise, she has appeared on many popular podcasts including, The Legion of Skanks, Two White guys, and The Mad Scientist Party Hour. She has been featured on hip-hop star 50 Cent’s website www.thisis50.com, and www.vice.com. She has also written blogs and appeared on the comedy website www.laughspin.com.
Alia also hosts her own podcast, The Scatterbrains Podcast; where she covers everything from sex education, informative and funny interviews, to her take on todays hot topics. Her podcast is a part of her new podcast network, The Misfits Network. The Misfits Network is a company Alia started to help talented podcasters get noticed in a tough market. Furthermore, Alia produces her own monthly comedy show, “Cut-Throat Comedy” where you can find many of today’s top comedians performing.
Alia is also an Undergrad pursuing a degree in Psychology online. She has been inducted into numerous national and international honor societies, pushing herself to succeed in many different areas.