An Interview With Comedian Harrison Greenbaum – The Comedy Cellar

Harrison Greenbaum

Written by Joseph Santiago

Harrison Greenbaum

Harrison Greenbaum performing stand up comedy at “Comedy Cellar” – In Greenwich Photo Credit (Brody Brodo)

We met up with the Harvard Graduate turned professional stand up comedian Harrison Greenbaum neighborhood of Greenwich Village. He was getting ready to perform at the Mecca of comedy The Comedy Cellar.

What other jobs did you do before starting stand up comedy?

I’ve been doing magic since I was a kid, so I was making money as a magician at birthdays and bar mitzvahs since I was around 12.  (Always weird when the bar mitzvah magician is the same age as the kids he’s entertaining!)  In high school, I even spent a summer as a restaurant magician, doing magic every Saturday at a Mexican restaurant in Long Island called Pancho’s (which is still there!). read more

Refried Comedy Show in NYC

Refried Comedy

Refried Comedy

The Fillmore Room presents : The Refried Comedy Show in NYC.  It will featured top comedians Tony Jackson, Michael Merkovich, Sam Morril, Walker Hays, Derek Gaines, Harrison Greenbaum, Ryan Dacalos, James Mattern

New York: This Friday, Oct. 23, at Filmore Room at 830pm with Sam Morril (Inside Amy Schumer, Conan),Walker Hays (MTV, FOX, Refried Comedy Tour), Derek Gaines (MTV’s Broke A$$ Game SHow), Harrison Greenbaum (NBC’s Last Comic Standing), Ryan Dacalos (Refried Comedy Tour) Michael Merkovich , Tony Jackson (IFC) and hosted by James Mattern (WWE Network, FOX Sports One)

Refried comedy

Joker’s Wild Comedy Club presents : Refried Comedy Show in Connecticut Featuring Perry Strong, Walker Hays, Ryan Dacalos, Sean Ryan and Headliner Dustin Chafin

Refried Comedy Show in Connecticut

Connecticut: Refried Comedy Connecticut Show on Oct. 30th at Jokers Wild Comedy Club in New Haven, CT at 10PM .with Sean Ryan (Animal Planet, Head of Refried Comedy CT.) Walker Hays (MTV, Head of Refried Comedy Chicago), Ryan Dacalos (Head of Refried Comedy NY), Perry Strong (VH1), Anthony Kapfer (FOX Laughs) and headliner Dustin Chafin (Showtime, USO Tours) read more