Award winning comedian Judy Gold joins master illusionist Elliot Zimet in a brand new evening of magic and laughter! She’s the funny lady known for her acclaimed HBO, Comedy Central, and Logo network stand-up comedy specials, as well as appearances on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and breakout shows like I’m Dying Up Here, Louie, Broad City and Search Party. He’s the America’s Got Talent semi-finalist whose innovative approach to magic includes heart pumping illusions, exotic birds, humor, and today’s hottest music. Together, they create a unique evening that will leave you mystified one minute and laughing hysterically the next.
Judy Gold has written and starred in 2 critically acclaimed, Off-Broadway hit shows: The Judy Show – My Life As A Sitcom, (Outer Critics Circle Nom) and 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother, (Glaad Media Award – Outstanding NY Theater, Drama Desk Nom – Actor). The book with the same title based on more interviews with Jewish Mothers was nominated for the prestigious Quill Award. Judy received rave reviews as Gremio in the all female The Taming Of The Shrew for NYC’s 2016 season of The Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park. She has co-starred in the Off-Broadway productions of Clinton! The Musical, Disaster! The Musical, Love Loss & What I Wore, and The Vagina Monologues.
Judy’s most recent TV appearances include guest-starring roles on Louie, Broad City, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Inside Amy Schumer, Difficult People, 30 Rock, 2 Broke Girls, Melissa & Joey, The Big C, and she is recurring on the upcoming new series on TBS Search Party. She and her family appeared on ABC’s Celebrity Wife Swap, and Judy has competed on TFN’s Rachael vs. Guy and Chopped All Stars. She appears regularly on The Steve Harvey Show and has made numerous appearances on The View, The Today Show, The Wendy Williams Show and The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. She is an original cast member of Tru TV’s Worlds Dumbest. Judy is a frequent contributor for CNN, & MSNBC. Judy has also toured with The Moth. Judy can be seen doing stand-up regularly at NYC’s top comedy clubs including The Comedy Cellar, Carolines on Broadway and Eastville Comedy Clubs, and recently had a sold-out run at Feinstein’s 54 Below.
Judy has had stand-up specials on HBO (Cable Ace Award), Comedy Central and LOGO and was twice nominated for The American Comedy Award for Funniest Female Comedian. Judy has appeared in numerous documentaries including, The Aristocrats, The Last Laugh, When Jews Were Funny. Judy’s popular weekly podcast Kill Me Now, is on CBS’ play.it network.
Judy has guest written articles for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, CNN.com, and more. She is an ambassador for The Hetrick Martin Institute, and on the board of GMHC. Judy won 2 Emmy Awards for writing and producing, The Rosie O’Donnell Show.
Elliot Zimet’s fresh approach to his material is unparalleled in the world of magic and illusion. Audiences have been captivated watching his appearances as a semi-finalist on AMERICA’S GOT TALENT. Recently he has been featured on Penn & Teller’s FOOL US, Ryan Seacrest’s AXS TV- “AXS Live” and CBS – “The Early Show.” He has gone on to amaze audiences throughout the country from Madison Square Garden to the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas.
Elliot starred in his own Off-Broadway show, which had an extended run in Times Square NYC. Major brands, corporations and A-list celebrities have enlisted Elliot’s artistry for private events… from The Grammy’s, Dos Equis and Beyonce to Anna Wintour, CC Sabatia, David Copperfield.
Elliot’s innovative approach provides audiences with mind-blowing magic featuring a unique blend of heart pumping illusions, exotic birds, mentalism, humor, audience interaction, combined with today’s hottest music.