Don McEnery

Fri, Feb 24, 2023
Sat, Feb 25, 2023

Don McEnery

with Joe Praino

Comedian, writer, actor and musician Don McEnery is no stranger to stage or screen. He performed as an opening act for Howie Mandel from 1998-2001, is a regular at Las Vegas' Harrah's Improv, and has appeared at comedy clubs across the nation, including Catch-A-Rising-Star, Dangerfield's, Zanies and The Laff Factory. He has also opened for Tower of Power, Don McLean and Jorma Kaukonen.

The New York native's TV credits include Star Search, MTV's Half-hour Comedy Hour, Evening at the Improv, Nashville Now, and HV 1's Stand-up Spotlight, hosted by Rosie O'Donnell. You can also see him in the Bob Odenkirk (of HBO's Mr. Show) directed feature film Melvin Goes to Dinner.

An accomplished comedy writer, Don's credits range from TV to the big screen. His Seinfeld episode was Emmy-nominated; he's written for The George Carlin Show, The Arsenio Hall Show, and for Gene Wilder. His screenwriting credits include Pixar's a bug's life, nominated for an Annie Award, Disney's Hercules, and Sony Picture's Stuart Little: Call of the Wild.

Don received his music education, acting and voice training in NYC. He plays the piano, mandolin and harmonica, as well as sings and juggles, although not at the same time.

He lives with his lovely wife in the Hollywood Hills.

Joe Praino

Joe Praino developed an interest in comedy and started writing jokes at a very early age. He started his career at 19 when he was studying at Lehigh University. He is known amongst his fans for writing some of the quirkiest, most clever jokes and performing amazingly well in several theaters in New York as well as Los Angeles. His delivery is what sparks the audience’s interest and completely engulfs them in what Praino has to share. With each punch, the audience feels more connected with shared laughter and great vibes.

Praino has managed to garner thousands of fans not only in the cities he performs in but also from several other cities in America due to his presence on social media. Other than comedy, Joe Praino also enjoys sports, volunteering, and surfing. He has been known to win hearts everywhere he goes, courtesy of his excellent sense of humor and incomparable knowledge.

If you’re contemplating following Joe Praino on social media or attending one of his live performances, you might want to know more about the standup comedian and actor. Fortunately, we’ve compiled a list of fun facts related to his comedy career and personal life just for you! Without further ado, let’s dive right into getting to know this up-and-coming standup comedian.