Adam Sank is one of the most recognized openly gay stand-up comics in the country, having been featured on Season Six of NBC's "Last Comic Standing," in which he advanced to the New York showcase. He has also appeared on truTV's "Smoking Gun Presents: World's Dumbest Criminals," Vh-1's "Best Week Ever" and the Here-TV programs "Hot Gay Comics" and "Busted," along with numerous radio appearances on the "Derek & Romaine Show" and the "Frank DeCaro Show" on Sirius-XM OutQ.
On the East Coast, Adam has performed at all the major New York comedy clubs and has headlined in Fire Island, NY (The Ice Palace at Cherry Grove) the Poconos, PA (Rainbow Mountain Resort and GNI Retreat), Cape May, NJ (Cabanas on the Beach and Martini Beach) and Rehoboth Beach, DE (The Blue Moon). From 2006 to 2007, he hosted "Adam Sank's Gay Bash," a monthly showcase, at Carolines on Broadway and later Comix comedy club. And for three years, Adam was the host and producer of the wildly successful "Electro Shock Therapy Comedy Hour" at New York's Therapy lounge.
More recently, Adam hosted "That Sank Show" every week at New York's Bar-Tini Ultra Lounge. He currently hosts "The Big Thing" every Wednesday at the all-new Laughing Devil Comedy Club in Long Island City (Queens), NY.
On the West Coast, Adam's comedy has been featured at "Thank Gays It's Friday" at West Hollywood's Laugh Factory, "Gays R Us" at the Hollywood Improv and "Rainbow Comedy Night" at Ventura Harbor Comedy Club, along with headlining spots at San Diego's Madhouse Comedy Club and Ocean Beach Comedy at Winston's.
In January, 2010, Adam embarked on a cross-country solo comedy tour that included stops in San Diego, Yuma, Tucson, Albuquerque, Amarillo, Oklahoma City, Little Rock, Nashville and the Poconos.
Adam has hosted and performed comedy at corporate fundraisers, synagogues and JCC's, Elks lodges, Gay Pride festivals and private parties. He can tailor his material to your specific event and can be as clean or dirty as you want him to be.
Adam Sank: Comedian, Host
Joan Rivers, Don Rickles, David Letterman, Kathy Griffin, Louis CK
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 15 - 60 minutes
Microphone, Speaker, Spotlight
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