Kendall Ward

Sat, Sep 14, 2019
7:15 PM 9:45 PM

Kendall Ward

with Ray Hensley

Born in Raritan, NJ and raised in Paterson, NJ comedian Kendall Shorty Ward has been blazing the comedy scene for more than 10 years. Most recently, Shorty has filmed a television pilot for BET called "Busted" (aired April 12, 2008-check BET.com for more details), performed at the 2008 Los Angeles Comedy Festival, filmed an appearance for BET’SNOTARIZED (aired New Year’s Eve 2008) and graced the stages of Talant's (It’sJust Comedy Tour) and Hot 97's DJ Cipha Sounds Comedy show at Comix in Manhattan, NY. Shorty is also a regular at the Wendy Williams Comedy Experience andEd Lover’s and Friends Comedy Show at Carolines. Shorty’s awesome talent was first noticed by Bill Bellamy in (1997) at New Jersey's Peppermint Lounge, Shorty has since molded his craft in to quick-witted, off-the-cuff, make-your-face-hurt kind of comedy enjoyed by all.

Audiences throughout Canada, Bermuda and across the US have been left gasping for air following Kendall’s performances at Carolines (NY), Rascal's (NJ), Miami Improv (FL), Jokes n' Notes (IL), LA Improv (CA), Laugh Factory (LA & NY), and the FunnyBone Comedy Club (OH & VA). Working alongside comedians Mike Epps, Michael Blackson, J. Anthony Brown, Bill Bellamy, Talent, Tony Roberts and Andrew Kennedy, just to name a few; Shorty continues to perfect his skill and leave audiences demanding more. Shorty attributes his success not only to his hard work and perseverance but also to the support of his friends and family, who continue to keep him highly motivated and focused on continued success.

Ray Hensley

Born and bred in Indianapolis, IN, Ray is one of the up-and-coming comics to look out for in Indy. While on stage, Ray exudes confidence while seemingly relatable to audience. His collection of work stories and world observations, combined with his high-pitch squeals and theatrics, make great entertainment for a wide variety of audience members. His act can often be compared to a deliciously juicy Thanksgiving Dinner that you just can’t get enough of! Ray has built an impressive list of credentials. He has performed all over the Midwest, became a regular at Joker’s Comedy Club and Wiley's Comedy Joint, has worked with some of the biggest names in comedy, and was a finalist in the World Series of Comedy Competition.