Join us on October 30 for an evening of laughs from local comedians on the BeatBox Stage.
Disclaimer: This SoapBox performance is rated PG-18.
SoapBox is a recurring event at Boxyard RTP that features different art forms. Watch along as performers from the realms of comedy, spoken word, storytelling and beyond get up on their SoapBox.
Brandi Roberts was born and raised in the small town of Supply, NC. She always viewed laughter and humor as a remedy for the woes of life. She often refers to comedy as her saving grace from the dark hardships she faced as a child including losing her mother very young. Brandi owns a media/entertainment brand called “The Kulture Enthusiasts” which is a media platform geared towards the millennial age group that charts the rise of local talents in and around NC. The podcast will relaunch in the Spring of 2021. Check out the online content on IG @_kultureenthusiasts.
Jake Weddle has been doing standup in North Carolina since the age of 14. In that time, he has been a finalist on NC’s funniest 3 times. Jake was also a featured performer at the 2019 Boston Comedy Fest. You can see Jake on his youtube channel, or catch him as a writer/cast member on MrBeast YouTube.
Khari Reid started his comedy career in Los Angeles, performing at The Comedy Store, HaHa’s comedy club and various other venues in Southern California. For the past 5 years, Khari has performed regularly throughout North Carolina and currently hosts a weekly show at Maverick Smokehouse in Durham and produces shows throughout the region. Follow him on Instagram @comedyoffthe147 to see all of his upcoming shows.
Headliner – Don Garrett
Don Garrett lives in Charlotte, NC. Voted Best Comedian 2020, by Queen City Nerve, Don has performed in various festivals and produced the Unfiltered Comedy Show in the 2019 Queen City Comedy Experience. Don has opened for Mike Speenberg & Last Comic Standing Winner Jon Reep. Don will be recording a Dry Bar special in September 2021.
Your Host – Amir Shamsuddin
– Boxyard RTP is an open-air facility that will be following in accordance with all Covid-19 regulations put in place by Durham County.
– In addition to regular cleanings, complimentary hand sanitizer and wipe stations are provided throughout our facility.
– The performers will be positioned a safe distance away from the general public on the BeatBox stage.
Questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
*** Rain date will be November 13 from 8PM – 9PM.