Diamonds are Forever (New Orleans)
Did you ever wonder what happened to the number 15 comic of the 80s? Well, he's now hosting the top late night talk show coming out of in New Orleans! Johnny Diamonds comes to Hell Yes Fest with a special edition of his late night sensation, Diamonds Are Forever! He'll be backed up by Stevie, Mandy and everyone's favorite intern Kyle!
Viewers Like You (New Orleans)
Viewers Like You is an improv team from New Orleans with a unique form that employs elements of the monoscene, the La Ronde, and the Armando (among others). The team is made up of TNM NOLA comedians William Benner, Patrick Eagan, Anne Felter, Thomas Fewer, Robert Sheesley, Anamaraia Vizcaino, and Bryan Wooldridge.
Strugglebus is an Austin, Tx based group consisting of TNM Alumni. They perform the "deconstruction". They can also be found perfecting acapella renditions of Nicky Minaj or performing helpful PSA's about sexual harassment in the improv workplace.
When & Where
Hell Yes Fest
Hell Yes Fest is an annual comedy festival held each spring in Austin, TX (as part of Moontower) and each fall in New Orleans, LA. It’s curated by a staff of improv, sketch, and standup comedians from The New Movement. Head curator is Chris Trew (TNM co-founder & Creative Director, co-owner of Studio8.net), and helping him out are Brock LaBorde (TNM co-founder, co-owner of Studio8.net) and Derek Dupuy (TNM Nola’s Assistant Artistic Director).