Michael Cruz Kayne is a Filipino-American comedian, actor and writer based in NYC. He’s appeared in every incarnation of The Chris Gethard Show, stars in the digital series, Short Term Rental, can be seen in the soon-to-be-released short, Papercop and in the upcoming season of HBO’s High Maintenance.
Michael also co-wrote and starred in the pilot, Good Dads, which was recently screened at NYTVF. Along with D’Arcy Carden, he co-wrote and starred in Terrible Babysitters, a web series featuring Abbi Jacobson, Nicole Byer, Lennon Parham and more, which was part of SXSW’s Comedy lineup.
Michael is the host of the popular monthly show The Exhibition, which consistently hosts sold out crowds at Public Arts. He has been in web videos for The New Yorker, Nerdist, Improv Everywhere, Funny Or Die, Above Average, Reddit and CollegeHumor. Michael is also the founder of The Ally Program, a diversity initiative endorsed and supported by United Citizens Brigade that identifies talented and motivated UCB students offering them mentors and free workshops.
The Comedy Garage presents acclaimed comedians from near and far. After the show, head down the street to Methuselah Bar and Lounge (located just a few short blocks from The Colonial Theatre) and show your Comedy Garage ticket for a $5 beverage.
We suggest early arrival for this event. It is general admission, first come, first served.