Reggie Watts

Performing Arts, 2009

Reggie Watts’s work encompasses standup comedy, alternative performance musical composition and internet media. Watts is a frequent performer with College Humor’s touring division. As a solo performer, Watts has been seen at Bonaroo 2008, Madison Square Garden, Los Angeles’s Hudson Theatre, Seattle’s Moore Theatre, London’s Roundhouse Theatre and Blue Note in Tokyo, among others. He received the 2006 Andy Kaufman Award for comedic performance and the 2006 Seattle Mayor’s Arts Award. His first collaboration with Tommy Smith, Disinformation, was presented at the 2008 Under The Radar festival at The Public Theater and PICA’s Time-Based Art Festival.

Awards and Accomplishments


Watts stars in the IFC series Comedy Bang Bang

2011: Watts is featured in online documentary series, _MADE HERE_, following the working lives of New York-based performance artists

2010: Watts tours with Conan O'Brien

2010: Watts releases solo album, _Why $#!+ So Crazy?_