The Pretty Rock Project

The Pretty Rock Project

 Miami, Florida, USA
SoloComedy

The Pretty Rock Project is an interactive multimedia comedy show that combines stand up, sketch comedy, short videos, audience interaction, social media integration, and more! The audience doesn't just sit and watch the show, they ARE the show!

Biography

Named "Best Comedian" for 2013 by Miami New Times, Emmy Award winning comedian Yamil Piedra presents "The Pretty Rock Project!" An interactive multimedia comedy show that combines stand up, sketch comedy, short videos, audience interaction, social media integration, & more! Yamil shatters the fourth wall & selects audience members to come up on stage & be part of the action. He also integrates Twitter into the show by giving out hashtags that allow the audience to interact with him. Having previously been named "Hot Comedy" by Campus Activities Magazine and with nominations for "Best Comedy" and "Entertainer of the Year," Yamil is sure to bring the house down with this interactive comedy show starring YOU!

Standing at 64 & using his serious demeanor to great effect, Yamil has captivated audiences with his unique style of comedy since 1997. He has taken part in several stand up comedy showcases including Comedy Centrals Open Mic Fight, NBCs Stand Up for Diversity, & Just for Laughs. His television credits include Boston Legal, Las Vegas, Burn Notice, Last Comic Standing, BET Comic View, Tosh.0, Last Call with Carson Daly, VH1's Money Hungry, & USA Network's Graceland.

Originally born in Havana, Cuba, Yamil arrived in Miami at the age of 2 by way of the Mariel boatlift in 1980. A graduate of Florida International University with a BA in Theatre, Yamil is currently bilingual & lacks the ability to bend his right thumb.

Set List

The Pretty Rock Project normally runs 45-60 min, but can be customized to fit your specific time.