Rodger Lizaola has pretty awesome at telling jokes to complete strangers so he has been doing so in Bars, Theaters, Comedy Clubs across the country (also some dudes basement). Growing up in Gilroy CA but didn't start doing Stand up until moving to Seattle WA in 2003. His first night was at an open mic at the World Famous Comedy Underground in the heart of Pioneer Square. Although those first 3 mins were terrifying he stuck it out to become one of the youngest Headliners in the Northwest.
He has opened for some of the best comics in the business such as Mike Epps, Tom Cotter, Jimmy Dore, Eddie Brill, David Brenner, Tommy Johnagan, and Ty Barnett . Also has performed with such musical acts as Good Charlotte, Black Eyed Peas, Rhianna, Pussycat Dolls, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Baby Bash, And The BackStreet Boys. Performed at some of the finest venues including but not limited to Paramount Theater(Seattle WA), Moore Theater (Seattle WA), Wells Fargo Center for the Performing Arts(Santa Rosa CA), Tacoma Dome(Tacoma WA), Johnny Carson Theater(Norfolk,NE), Ginger Rodgers Theater(Medford,OR), Throckmorton Theater (Mill Valley,CA). Also some of the best clubs in the country Improv, Punchline, Tacoma Comedy Club, Parlor Live and his home club Comedyunderground in Seattle WA.
Recent champion of the Renton Comedy Competition. Where he won 100$ a I love Renton T-shirt and the admiration of 47 strangers. Since then he has gone on to be a 2X finalist in the San Francisco International Comedy Competition(2009,2015). 2X finalist in the Seattle International Comedy Competition(2009,2013). As well as an Invitee to the Las Vegas Comedy Festival (2006),Great American Comedy Festival(2009),Big Sky Comedy Festival(2012),Laughing Derby Comedy Festival(2013),Trail By Laughter Comedy Festival (2013). 2009 performed for the Seattle Mariners at Spring Training, and made his television debut by performing on the show Laughs on Fox(2015) & has appeared on ADD-TV on MTV2