Meet the Team

2021 Comics Rising™ Comedy Festival


Director & Executive Producer

Reece Cotton


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Nick Baskerville

Committee Member

Donna Lewis

Committee Member


Committee Member


2021 Comics Rising Comedy Festival



We are leaders in delivering unique & outstanding live entertainment.
We celebrate empowering movements and feature comedians who have broken barriers on both local and international levels. We deliver curated excellence throughout

Boston and beyond.

Our comedians have shined on some of the world's most renowned television networks, streaming platforms, and stages. Our upcoming phenoms and nationally touring headliners are rising through the ranks with their impeccable stand-up; widening the road to success for others. Our inaugural festival debut “Love For Humans” is being held virtually from May 5th through the 8th, 2021.

"The first edition of this showcase, with the comics and audience on Zoom, was a blast."

- Nick Zaino III, The Boston Globe

Check out what we've been up to on social media @ComicsRising

Book us for your next occasion and we'll make it a remarkable one to remember!

If you’re interested in working with us, simply get in touch!


Upcoming Events

  • Comics Rising: 对人类的爱 (Love for Humans)
    Virtual Event
    May 05, 8:00 PM EDT – May 08, 10:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Event
    Kick back and enjoy a live stream of Comics Rising talent from around the country bring you virtual belly laughs.

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