SPECIAL EVENT

Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents: Leonard Ouzts’ Young Black and Funny Comedy Jam

Only 26 years old, Leonard Ouzts is a distinct rising voice in the world of stand-up comedy. A native of Virginia, his southern upbringing shaped his down to earth, observational comedic style. Leonard can most recently be seen in a breakout role of the producer Lawrence in season two of the Netflix series MASTER OF NONE. He has performed stand-up on CONAN, ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE PARTY, and AXS' GOTHAM COMEDY LIVE. He can also be seen in multiple episodes of TruTV’s COMEDY KNOCKOUT, MTV’s JOKING OFF, upcoming episodes of the MTV series WILD N OUT. Leonard was selected as a NEW FACE at the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Festival and was most recently named by RollingStone.com as a Top Ten Comic To Watch. Leonard can currently be seen playing James on the NBC comedy Abby’s opposite Natalie Morales.

07/29/2021 7:00 PM

Door Time: 6:00 PM

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Monster Energy Outbreak Tour is pleased to announce the 10-city, 33-date Young, Black, and Funny Comedy Jam tour in partnership with 28-year-old Montreal Just For Laughs Festival “New Face” Leonard Ouzts, who also headlines the dates. The tour starts on Sunday, July 9, in Cleveland, OH, and ends on Saturday, September 11, and Jacksonville, FL.

Ouzts, who hails from Chesapeake, VA, has enjoyed success with “Unprotected Sets” his on Epix comedy special offers a sarcastic off-the-cuff and versatile style of comedy that gives his audience non-stop entertainment.

Other comedians gracing the stage include Chicago by way of St. Louis’ Vincent Bryant, who made his television debut on Comedy Central “Kevin Hart Presents: Hart Of The City,” Taneshia “Just Nesh” Rice, who was given her own special called “The Next Level” on Comedy Central, performed on Russell Simmons’ HBO standup showcase “All Def Comedy Jam,” “Monique & Friends Comedy Special” and TruTVs “LaffMob Lafftracks,” former Worldstar TV host Detroit’s Chris “CP” Powell, and hailing from Kankakee, IL T Murph, the comic that Entertainment Weekly calls “scene-stealing and hilarious” and said to have been “the most consistently funny aspect of the show” in the New York Times for his work on Hulu’s Woke.

“I handpicked every comic for this tour, and they are the funniest in the business. Monster Energy Outbreak Tour believed in my vision, and I am happy to partner with them to bring these live shows to fruition. COVID has taken a toll on everyone, and we are ready to bring people out to knock the cobwebs off and watch us go to war on the stage,” states Leonard Ouzts.

Only 26 years old, Leonard Ouzts is a distinct rising voice in the world of stand-up comedy. A native of Virginia, his southern upbringing shaped his down to earth, observational comedic style. Leonard can most recently be seen in a breakout role of the producer Lawrence in season two of the Netflix series MASTER OF NONE. He has performed stand-up on CONAN, ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE PARTY, and AXS' GOTHAM COMEDY LIVE. He can also be seen in multiple episodes of TruTV’s COMEDY KNOCKOUT, MTV’s JOKING OFF, upcoming episodes of the MTV series WILD N OUT. Leonard was selected as a NEW FACE at the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Festival and was most recently named by RollingStone.com as a Top Ten Comic To Watch. Leonard can currently be seen playing James on the NBC comedy Abby’s opposite Natalie Morales.