Hi Marx

margaret dumont 1Every kid wants to make their parents happy, until they reach about the age of 14, then the roles reverse. However, when I was at the ripe age of about 8 years old, I have a vivid memory of my mother sitting me down in front of the television set. She told me to “watch this”. Of course, like any kid, you do what your parents tell you. Now this was back in the days when there was probably three or four channels. Kids programming consisted of shows like The Big Circus, Romper Room and Captain Kangaroo.

None of these shows were on that moment my mother gave me an order. It was The Marx Brothers in Duck Soup. Kind of an odd choice for an 8 year old. I am sure I was as clueless as Margaret Dumont when it came to Groucho’s sexual inuendo, but it didn’t matter…

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About Stevie GB

57 year old stand up comedian from Long Island. My approach to comedy is telling the truth about being married, middle aged and living in the suburbs. I enjoy making people laugh without making them feel uncomfortable. My act is clean and clever. Featured in Newsday and on News12. Winner of the Huntington Arts Council Laff-off, 2006. 3rd place winner of LI Press Best of LI 2011, A regular on The Long Island Comedy Festival for 9 consecutive years. Opened for Dennis Miller, Louie Anderson, Kevin Pollak, Bobby Collins, Bob Nelson, Uncle Floyd, Kevin Meaney, and many more.
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