Comedy @ Craft: Ken Hamlett
Sat, Aug 6 at 8pm
Saturday Nights are made for laughter at Craft. Come down early and get dinner from their amazing menu. Craft Beer is on tap along with cider and great cocktails! $15 online or $20 at the door.
Originally from Tacoma ,Washington. Ken is a Chicago based Comedian and published writer. Much like the Tacoma Aroma, his stage presence makes people immediately notice him. Combining wry wit with his stage presence, Ken Hamlett has used his unique perspective to make him a mainstay in the Northwest and Midwest comedy scenes.
You can catch him performing at some of the most notable clubs in the country like The Laugh Factory - Chicago, Zanies - Chicago, and Spokane/Tacoma Comedy Clubs, just to name a few. Ken Hamlett has starred in "Step Into Standup", a PBS Documentary. He is the two-time winner of Western Oregon University’s Last Comic Standing and the winner of the 2018 Western Oregon Comedy Competition. Ken Hamlett has also been featured at comedy Festivals such as Just For Laughs Vancouver, Out Of Bounds Comedy Festival, Gilda's Laugh Fest, Burbank Comedy Festival, and more. He is the producer and host of the award winning podcast and nationally traveling show: A Drunken Night Out.
Featuring: Steve Harber.
Central Oregon's youngest 38 year old and an OG of Bend comedy. Doing stand up for over a decade, he's a local classic. Your grandma's personal favorite for laughs at the bar or at your back yard BBQ. Please invite him to your BBQ he loves free food. When not doing comedy you can find him doing all the typical Bend stuff like being a rad dad to his little peach, riding mtn bikes, motorcycles, and taking selfies outside blockbuster.
Special Guest: Bentley Michaels
Bentley Michaels has been a performer since he was 5 and has performed comedy all over the Northwest.
Bentley’s also been seen in film and tv throughout the years, but is mainly heard doing voice over for some of the worlds top brands such as NBC, ABC , Amazon, Spotify, Ubisoft and more!
When he’s not doing stand up he’s teaching Tap Dance or working on his scripted podcast Super Hero Satire as well as producing podcasts that break down movies one minute at a time. A Christmas Story is completed and Keanu Reeve’s 90’s classic Speed is in production right now.
Hosted by: Katy Ipock
Katy Ipock is touch of nerdy, a helping of dirty, and is Central Oregon's Raunchy Aunt. She gets honest about life as a wife, mom of a special needs kid, and body image. 2020 Finalist - Western Oregon Comedy Competition, 2020 Cheap Comedy Fest, 2019 Community Hero of the year Nominee, 2016 Pilot Butte Person of the Year. Owner of Ipockolyptic Productions. She has opened for Kyle Kinane, Beth Stelling, Tom Clark, Daniel Van Kirk, and more!
Ipockolyptic Productions is dedicated to providing entertainment that is free of racisms, homophobia, and transphobia. Strong content expected. 21+.