Marcus Monroe is a New York City based award winning comedian and juggler. His show is a high-energy blend of innovative juggling with in your face comedic banter riddled with awkwardness.. He is the recipient of the prestigious Andy Kaufman Award and has recently appeared on The Late Show, HBO, MTV, and ABC. The New York Times has selected Marcus’s show as a NYT critics’ pick 4 times and calls Marcus “one of the most entertaining performers to watch in New York City.” He is a favorite among cruise lines, performing arts centers, universities and festivals. Most recently he has performed at the New York Comedy Festival, Bonnaroo, TedxBroadway, and Outside Lands along side with Neil Patrick Harris. This past year Marcus starred in the Olivier Award winning Off-Broadway and London production of La Soireé.
Currently, Marcus is touring his new one man show “The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe,” which debuted to rave reviews at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.