Date: July 11, 2019 to July 11, 2019
Where: BottleCap Lounge, 1128 Simonton Street, Key West, Florida, United States, 33040
Event Type: Arts & Theater, Nightlife, Family
Ticket Price: N/A
Comedy Key West presents stand-up comedian Forrest Shaw, who will be performing with Key West locals, at Bottlecap on Thursday, July 11, and Friday, July 12, 2019. Forrest Shaw is a stand-up comedian and writer (The Jim Jefferies Show). His stand-up has been featured on Conan and Live at Gotham. As an actor, he has appeared on FX (Legit), Comedy Central (The Jim Jefferies Show), and Animal Planet (Swamp Wars). His album Mister Grizzly, recorded with Comedy Records, can be heard on Sirius/XM Satellite radio, Pandora, and Spotify. He is the co-host of The Jim Jefferies Show Podcast. Forrest is also co-writer (and lead actor) of the award-winning web series, Labor Days. He has also been featured in numerous festivals such as Comedy Central's South Beach Comedy Festival, Bridgetown, the Boston Comedy Festival, Comedy Central's Clusterfest, and the Moontower Comedy Festival. Forrest became a stand-up comic after a decade of life as a marine biologist. On stage, he opens up about his gambling addiction, struggles with health, and his life growing up in Miami raised by his single hippie mother. Forrest delivers his jokes with a unique perspective on life as a cynical critic of our shortcomings as a species. Also, he likes cats. Comedy Key West enjoys the support of the Florida Keys Council of the Arts, the leading arts and cultural organization in the Florida Keys. As the non-profit local arts agency in Monroe County, it connects audiences from around the world to galleries, theaters, museums, festivals, dance, music and more from Key Largo to Key West. FKCA makes grants, supports Art in Public Places, and promotes the destination for its rich and diverse history in art and culture. The Arts Council provides services to visual and performing artists, arts organizations, students and the public, striving to instill a passion for and participation in the arts. Visit them at https://www.keysarts.com BottleCap is located at 1128 Simonton St. Key West, FL.