Marc Yaffee

Marc Yaffee

 
Reno, Nevada, USA
SoloComedySpoken Word

Marc is a Co-star of the Pow Wow Comedy Jam from the Showtime special, Goin' Native. A former writer for George Carlin's Laugh.com, Marc has also been seen on PBS, SiTV and Comics Unleashed. He's been heard on Sirius XM Radio, the Bob & Tom Show & toured 5 times overseas entertaining U.S. troops.

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Biography

Marc is a Co-star of Pow Wow Comedy Jam, featured on the Showtime special, Goin Native: American Indian Comedy Slam. A former writer for George Carlin's Laugh.com, Marc has been seen on Comics Unleashed, been heard on the Bob & Tom Show & toured 5 times overseas entertaining U.S. troops.

A gifted writer and performer, Marc delivers original but relatable comedy, inspired by his multi-cultural upbringing and Navajo roots. One of the few touring Native American Comedians, Marc careens across the comedy landscape leaving a trail of laughs that has made him a hit with club, casino and corporate audiences alike. Marc is the creator and co-star of Pow Wow Comedy Jam, the National Indian Gaming Associations Entertainers of the Year.

Marc's window to comedy started when he opened his own traffic school in the mid-90s. Realizing that he could entertain a captive of audience of traffic violators, he decided to try his hand at a comedy club open mic and never looked back. Within two years, Marc won the Gold Rush Comedy Competition, landed a spot on Galavision Networks Que Locos! and started writing for George Carlin's Laugh.com. In addition to his appearance on the groundbreaking Showtime special, Goin' Native, Marc has also appeared on Comics Unleashed, PBS and SiTVs Latino Laugh Festival. Marc's radio credits include SiriusXM, NPR's Weekend America and multiple appearances on the Bob & Tom Show.

Marc continues a busy schedule of clubs, casinos and corporate events. In his spare time, Marc likes to perform overseas for US troops where he has been known to overindulge in fallafel and hookah bars, sneak onto aircraft carriers in the Persian Gulf and shave his head on the back of a flatbed truck while performing for Marines in the desert of Iraq.

Feedback:

Marc Yaffee was a hit at Sonoma State Univ...The students and faculty loved him. We would definitely bring him back to campus in the future. Thanks Marc!!
--Ashley Yarbrough, Associated Student Productions, Sonoma State University

Our audiences at Black Oak Casino love Marc. We have him back whenever we can.
-- Del Van Dyke, Class Act Entertainment

Fabulous job! People's jaws hurt from laughing.
-- Stacy Dixon, Tribal Chairman, Susanville Rancheria

Discography

CD - Chucklelicious
DVD - Locked and Loaded
DVD- Joke Signals (with Powwow Comedy Jam)
CD- Phase 3 Live at Coeur D'Alene Casino (with Pow Wow Comedy Jam)

Set List

45-60 Minute Headliner Comedy Show