Boston Comics featuring Rafi Gonzalez and Mark Scalia with Jennifer Dwyer.
Rafi Gonzalez, a stand-up comedian from Puerto Rico, originally found success as the lead singer of a nationally touring rock band. In 2015, Gonzalez switched gears and exploded onto the New England and Boston comedy scenes.
In 2021, he was filmed for HBO MAX as part of the HA Comedy Festival. He was a finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival in 2023, and was also voted “Best of the Fest” in The Noho Comedy Festival and The Burbank Comedy Festival in Los Angeles. In 2022, Rafi participated in the prestigious San Francisco Comedy Competition. Rafi has also taken his comedy to the sea after being hired by several cruise lines. Check him out across all social media platforms, where Rafi has accrued millions of views.
Mark Scalia has been a comedy favorite with audiences for over 30 years. From comedy clubs to Comedy Central, cable programs to hosting live events, he has entertained tens of thousands of people across the US and Canada. His material is funny, insightful and personable. He is able to craft his sets to include all ages.
Mark has performed in many comedy festivals including Boston, Seattle, and New Orleans. He is the proud founder and host of the Salem Comedy & Spirits Festival, an annual event that brings a variety of talented comedians from across the US to historic Salem, MA.