Comic Cure in the NewTimes

“To say that the local organization Comic Cure cares is an understatement.” “Over the past year or so, the group has made important progress across South Florida, supporting both local comics and the community. Founded by brothers Benjamin and Richy Leis, Comic Cure organizes events year-round, with its specially curated festivals forming the foundation of its philanthropic endeavor.” Click here […]

Brunch with Kira

Comic Cure is proud to present “Brunch with Kira” a roundtable discussion with comedian Kira Soltanovich. Kira will share her background, career in comedy, approach to crowd work, along with a question and answer session. Kira Soltanovich has been a seven-year, recurring character on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno as the voice of “The Photo Booth.” She’s a series […]

Developing a Career in Stand Up Comedy

Developing a Career in Stand Up Comedy  Instructor: Richy Leis Date: TBD What they’ve said about this workshop:   Workshop Information: Live comedy provides a variety of roles and opportunities. Everything from open mic, guest spots, hosting, feature, and headliner.    Where do you fit in and how can you succeed?  This workshop will provide you with the education you need to develop your […]

Cesar Muñoz and Cristian Munarriz Win the Latin American Comedy Festival

The big winners of the evening were Venezuela’s Cesar Muñoz, Peru’s Cristian Munarriz, and local non-profit organization, Amigos For Kids. Comedians Muñoz and Munarriz won the laughs and votes of their respective shows’ audiences at 7:00 and 9:00 PM on Wednesday, March 2 each taking home $250.  Amigos For Kids also accepted a donation for $250 from Comic Cure.

Comic Cure on NBC6

Click here to watch Comedian Jose Sarduy and Comic Cure Managing Director Benjamin Leis on NBC6 in the Mix with Roxanne Vargas

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival Jan. 23-25

Thank you to all of our comedians, sponsors, partners, and venues for making the inaugural Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival such a wonderful success. Please visit and LIKE our Facebook Page to see photos from the Festival. Sign up for our newsletter to receive updates about future shows. Non-Profit Partners:  Earth Organization Equality California Glendale Arts Good Shepherd Church Pasadena Kitten Rescue My Friends Place […]

Coconut Grove Comedy Festival Jan. 21

Thank you to all of our comedians, sponsors, partners, and especially St. Stephen’s Church for helping us to create such a wonderful event. Please visit our Facebook Album to see photos from the event and sign up for our newsletter to receive notifications on upcoming events.

William Lewis and Ben Zieper Win the Wynwood Comedy Festival

William “Rock the House” Lewis and Ben Zieper won the laughs and votes of their respective audiences in Wynwood Comedy Festival on December 23, 2015. Each took home $250 grand prizes and the title of “Best of the Fest.” Chad Bernstein of local non-profit organization Guitars Over Guns also accepted a $250 donation from Comic Cure Managing Director Benjamin Leis.

Wynwood Comedy Festival

The Wynwood Comedy Festival brings the best local comedians to the stage to compete for your laughs and your votes. Date: Wednesday, December 23 Time: Shows at 7:00 & 9:00 PM. Doors open at 6:00 PM Location: Shots Miami – 311 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127 Parking: Street parking available. Public rates apply. Ages: 21+ Tickets: $10 General Admission Standing […]

Shereen Kassam and Ben Zieper Win the Brickell Comedy Festival

The big winners of the evening were Shereen Kassam of Orlando and Ben Zieper of Weston, Florida.  Each won the laughs and votes of their respective audiences in the 7:00 and 9:00 PM shows taking home $500 each. “The event turned out to be a wonderful celebration of diversity. Shereen Kassam, a young muslim woman and Ben Zieper, a Jewish teenager, both won. […]