The answer to “stand up comedy near me,” Alex Elkin first hit the stage as a comedian in 1994. But it wasn’t until 2016 after winning the prestigious 41st Annual International SanFrancisco Comedy Competition, that he truly made his mark in stand-up comedy. In July 2018 he was honored by being chosen to go to Kuwait, Baghdad, Iraq and Syria to entertain the U.S. troops. He was a finalist in the Hollywood Laugh Factory’s International Donald Trump Impersonator Contest and is 2018’s champion of the Hard Rock Casino’s Annual Comedy Cage Match. When he’s not home with his wife of 20 years and his three children, you can find Alex Elkin headlining comedy clubs across the country and cruise ships all over the world. Alex has been seen on nearly a dozen television programs, he is currently working as the voice of DEREK the Raccoon in the animated series The Tuttle Twins and can be seen as WALLY in the film Advanced Chemistry. His most recent comedy special, Alex Elkin: “I’m Sorry, What?” and other comedy albums are all available on his website, Pandora, Amazon, Apple Music and just about anywhere you can download comedy.