Bears of Comedy

Welcome to the Bears of Comedy

Individually, they're top-notch comics who perform regularly all over the USA. As a team, they packed the house at Bearweek and SpookyBear with their sharp humor and hirsute hilarity, and sold out two years in a row at New York City's Urban Bear Weekend. Want them in your city? Contact us here or email us at bears[at]

Coming Soon

Provincetown Bearweek
July 15 - 17
Get Tickets:Mauled at Bearweek

Urban Bear Weekend
May 3
Get Tickets: Urban Bear Weekend

Neil D'Bear Thornton

Neil ThorntonNeil is a comedian and humor writer. A favorite in the New York comedy scene, Neil is the producer of New York's first all-bear comedy revue "Funny. Furry. Fierce." which sold out two years in a row at New York's Urban Bear Weekend. He also hosts a popular weekly show "Stand-Up @ RockBar" and performs regularly all over the northeast, with shows in New York City, Washington D.C., Provincetown, Fire Island, and the Poconos.

Frank Liotti

Frank LiottiFrank has been seen playing criminals on multiple episodes of Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, Fox TV's Jonny Zero, Canturbury's Law with Julianna Margulies, and others. A graduate of Yale School of Drama, he landed the cover of The New York Times Arts and Leisure section for the production of "Cats Talk Back," a mocumentary of life as a cast member within the Broadway hit "Cats", which was the winner of "Best Overall Production" in the 2003 NYC Fringe Festival. For the last two years, he came in first place in the New York division of the prestigious Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, and went on to advance to the finals in Atlanta, Georgia this past April.

Marc Maietta

Marc MaiettaMarc is one of the fastest rising comedians on the New York comedy scene. All Marc’s life he has been using his sharp wit to poke fun at a situation, or quite often himself. Marc is a regular at some of New York City’s top comedy venues such as the legendary Comic Strip Live, Gotham Comedy Club, Comix, and Standup New York.   He has participated in the New York Underground Comedy Festival, the New York Comedy Contest, and placed 2nd in the  New York City  2009 “Catch a Rising Star” standup comedy competition.  Additionally, Marc has been featured alongside some of the countries most established comedians, who have been featured on Comedy Central, HBO, LOGO, The Tonight Show, and Late Night with David Letterman. Marc likes classic TV, awards shows, and therapists that aren’t afraid of a challenge.