Saturday Night Laughs with New York Hampton Alumni Club Inc.

with JJ Mattise

NICKY SUNSHINE blazed onto the New York Comedy scene as a finalist in Sal’s Comedy Hole competition in the West village™ Since then she has starred in and produced several comedy shows in major NYC venues like Times Square Arts Center, Broadway Comedy Club, Stand-Up NY & New York Comedy Club. Most recently she performed for COMEDY PIE™ PRODUCTIONS at Harrah's Casino in Missouri.

Much like her comedy, Nicky’s artistic journey has been colorful and unexpected. Born and raised in Falls Church, VA. as a high school student Nicky’s talents in communication were recognized with an internship at USA Today and scholarships to the prestigious Governor ’s School for excellence in Foreign Language. Upon high school graduation she moved to Caracas, Venezuela to study Latin American culture. Nicky Sunshine™ began her formal theater training at Northwestern University. While in Evanston she wrote and produced her own skits for African American Theater Ensemble. During her junior year she studied at Ludwig Maximilians Universitat in Munich Germany. While there she helped form the German based R&B group “KJ-19”. As a lead vocalist she landed a featured appearance on John “The Scatman’s” single The Chickadee Song. She graduated with honors in German Studies and International Studies from Northwestern. Nicky began her professional acting career in Washington DC, landing roles in productions at the Kennedy Center and the Smithsonian. She has appeared on the Martha Stewart Show, Saturday Night Live, and Si TV. Nicky has performed in numerous Off-Broadway productions including the acclaimed play by Linda Nieves Powell, YO SOY LATINA. She originated the role of Samana in the hit play PLATANOS AND COLLARD GREENS and most recently starred in THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES at the New World Stages Theater in NYC benefiting Womens Organization of Rebirth Through Healing, Women Are Dreamers Too and Women of Color Network. Ms. Sunshine also appeared in the Independent Film 'DIAMONDS IN THE RUFF. Nicky has been a professional improv artist for a decade. Her skills have been utilized by the US government to train managers in national security and scientists at the National Institute of Health. Ms. Sunshine’s unique presentation of characters won her an honorable mention in NBC’s Stand Up for Diversity competition. She has hosted numerous benefits to promote civil rights in the LGBT community.
Sure to blaze a trail in the entertainment industry, NICKY SUNSHINE™ has established herself as one of the most innovative female performers out
there today and as a major comic voice for women's issues.

JJ Mattise

JJ. Mattise is a comedian/actress who was born and raised in Queens, NY. Her style of comedy is unique, laid back, and has a diverse perspective on life. She was the host/writer of (Student Emmy Nominated Variety Series) Brooklyn’s Best, Co-starred in the critically acclaimed movie “Zero One” (Amazon Prime), and headlined the 2022 Black Women in Comedy festival. You can catch her performing at Broadway comedy clubs and around NYC. If you wanna follow her @jjmattise on all platforms.

03/09/2024 8:00 PM

Door Time: 7:00 PM

Other Showtimes
  • Saturday Night Laughs plays host to the New York Hampton Alumni Club Inc. featuring a great lineup of comedians for Women's History Month. Performing live will be GL Douglas, Jenae Boston, Stephanie K, JJ Mattise, and hosted by Nicky Sunshine. Grab your tickets now, because this show will sell out.
  • All sales final. Tickets are non-refundable.
  • $14 minimum per person in the showroom
  • Ages 16 and up only
  • Individual comedian appearances are subject to change without notice
  • Groups of 7+ please email info@comedyinharlem.com.
  • Seating will be assigned based on on-time check-in by groups as purchased.
  • We cannot guarantee larger parties will be seated together or that tickets purchased separately can be combined at larger tables.
  • Walk up cover is higher than the online presale price.
  • Additional health and safety protocols may apply based on updated state guidelines.
  • NY State Tax (8.875%)
  • SALES ARE FINAL

NICKY SUNSHINE blazed onto the New York Comedy scene as a finalist in Sal’s Comedy Hole competition in the West village™ Since then she has starred in and produced several comedy shows in major NYC venues like Times Square Arts Center, Broadway Comedy Club, Stand-Up NY & New York Comedy Club. Most recently she performed for COMEDY PIE™ PRODUCTIONS at Harrah's Casino in Missouri.

Much like her comedy, Nicky’s artistic journey has been colorful and unexpected. Born and raised in Falls Church, VA. as a high school student Nicky’s talents in communication were recognized with an internship at USA Today and scholarships to the prestigious Governor ’s School for excellence in Foreign Language. Upon high school graduation she moved to Caracas, Venezuela to study Latin American culture. Nicky Sunshine™ began her formal theater training at Northwestern University. While in Evanston she wrote and produced her own skits for African American Theater Ensemble. During her junior year she studied at Ludwig Maximilians Universitat in Munich Germany. While there she helped form the German based R&B group “KJ-19”. As a lead vocalist she landed a featured appearance on John “The Scatman’s” single The Chickadee Song. She graduated with honors in German Studies and International Studies from Northwestern. Nicky began her professional acting career in Washington DC, landing roles in productions at the Kennedy Center and the Smithsonian. She has appeared on the Martha Stewart Show, Saturday Night Live, and Si TV. Nicky has performed in numerous Off-Broadway productions including the acclaimed play by Linda Nieves Powell, YO SOY LATINA. She originated the role of Samana in the hit play PLATANOS AND COLLARD GREENS and most recently starred in THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES at the New World Stages Theater in NYC benefiting Womens Organization of Rebirth Through Healing, Women Are Dreamers Too and Women of Color Network. Ms. Sunshine also appeared in the Independent Film 'DIAMONDS IN THE RUFF. Nicky has been a professional improv artist for a decade. Her skills have been utilized by the US government to train managers in national security and scientists at the National Institute of Health. Ms. Sunshine’s unique presentation of characters won her an honorable mention in NBC’s Stand Up for Diversity competition. She has hosted numerous benefits to promote civil rights in the LGBT community.
Sure to blaze a trail in the entertainment industry, NICKY SUNSHINE™ has established herself as one of the most innovative female performers out
there today and as a major comic voice for women's issues.

JJ Mattise