Look no further than professional funnyman Steve Van Zandt to deliver a rollicking roller-coaster ride of non-stop laughter at your event!
Described as "A MASTER OF MIMICRY WITH A QUICK WIT AND TOWERING PRESENCE" by the New York Post, award-winning stand-up comedian and voice actor Steve has been dazzling audiences throughout North America and beyond for more than three decades with his uniquely-hilarious brand of clean, clever and topical comedy. Combining an eclectic sense of "boomer-humor" combined with his amazing talent for doing spot-on celebrity impressions, the comedy of Steve Van Zandt is literally guaranteed to "wow the crowd" at your venue or event.
A typical Steve Van Zandt performance is jam-packed with an all-star lineup of stunning and priceless celebrity parodies, chosen from his diverse and seemingly-endless repertoire that covers every era and spectrum of fame. At one moment Steve might take on the voice and mannerisms of a cocky Barack Obama...and in the very next he can transform himself into a snarky Jack Nicholson, an intimidating Robert De Niro, or a vocally-challenged Sylvester Stallone with pinpoint hilarity. From current political figures to legendary actors; media personalities to iconic singers, no one is immune from Steve's good-natured satire. The result is thoroughly polished, uplifting and crowd-pleasing comedy show experience that's the perfect choice to tickle the collective funny-bone at your entertainment venue or special event.
Laugh-tested by his hundreds of happy clients nationwide, Steve is so confident his stand-up comedy will be a huge hit at your event, he offers in writing this exclusive GigMasters guarantee: If he ain't funny, you keep your money. EVERY PENNY.
STEVE'S CREDITS INCLUDE:
- HEADLINING APPEARANCES at major comedy clubs, theaters, resorts, casinos and aboard cruise ships the world over
- NATIONAL TV APPEARANCES: "The Gong Show" (NBC), "America's Funniest People" on NBC (winner), "Show Me The Funny" (FOX Family Channel), "Comedy at Club 54" (Comedy Channel)
- OPENED SHOWS FOR: Alabama, Al Martino, Beatlemania, Belinda Carlisle, Bill Hicks, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Bobby Rydell, Bugs Bunny on Broadway, Colin Quinn, The Four Tops, Frankie Valle, Gary U.S. Bonds, Hal Linden, Howie Mandel, Joe Piscopo, Kenny Rankin, Lewis Black, Loretta Lynn, Lorrie Morgan, Mitch Rider & the Detroit Wheels, Nick Swardson, The Oakridge Boys, Patti LaBelle, Patty Loveless, Sha Na Na, The Statler Brothers, Terry Bradshaw, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Willie Nelson
- AWARDS & HONORS:
2002 Comedy Grand Champion at the World Championships of Performing Arts in Hollywood
1988 National Winner (comedy category) Universal Studios/MCA Records "Reach For The Stars" Competition
1994-2016 Voted "Best Area Comedian" in the Albany, NY Times Union Readers' Poll
Steve is also an award-winning voice actor whose work has been heard all over the world
JUST A FEW OF STEVE'S HUNDREDS OF MAJOR CORPORATE CLIENTS: Allstate, Black & Decker, Burger King, Coldwell Banker, Frito-Lay, General Electric, IBM, NASA
NOTE: STEVE'S HILARIOUS COMEDY CAN BE COMPLETEY CUSTOMIZED to your specific needs. The following concepts laugh-tested and GUARANTEED IN WRITING to transform your event from ho-hum into HA-HA! If Steve ain't funny - you keep your money!
- FUNNY HOST/EMCEE: Steve is the perfect fit to play this role at your next installation dinner, awards banquet, etc.
- COMEDY ROAST: Supply Steve with some juicy nuggets about your honoree, and he'll write, perform and record a hilarious, unforgettable roast.
- PHONY "EXPERT": Introduce Steve (with a fake name) as an "expert consultant" in your industry. Just when everyone thinks they're in for a real yawner, he segueways into some great stand-up comedy.
- ASK ABOUT HOW STEVE CAN "FUNNY-UP" YOUR BUSINESS PRESENTATION: PowerPoint, Video, Slides, Skype, etc.