Pride Comedy Festival

The PRIDE Comedy Festival showcases more than 15 local LGBT & ally comedians from the state of Florida in this epically historical night of stand up comedy! A portion of the proceeds from every ticket sale will benefit LGBTQ initiatives at the University of Miami. Date: Sunday, April 24 Time: Show at 6:00 PM. Doors open at 5:00 PM. Location: Flamingo Theater in the Four Ambassadors Hotel – 901 […]

2016 Palmetto Bay Comedy Festival with Kira Soltanovich

Join us for the inaugural Palmetto Bay Comedy Festival for a wonderful night of stand up comedy with Kira Soltanovich from the Tonight Show with Jay Leno! A portion of the proceeds from every ticket sale will benefit local non-profit organization, The Everglades Foundation. Date: Friday, April 15 Time: Show at 8:00 PM. Gates open at 7:00 PM Location: Ludovici Park at the Palmetto Bay Branch Library – 17641 […]

Fasil Malik and Cristian Munarriz Win the Coral Gables Comedy Festival

The big winners of the evening were Fasil Malik (judges selection), Cristian Munarriz (fan favorite), and the PREP program at the University of Miami School of Communication. The winning comedians each won the opportunity to open for a celebrity headliner on a future Comic Cure show with Munarriz taking home a $150 prize.  Dr. Maria Scott, also accepted a donation for $250 […]

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