Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 122

Neon Entertainment’s trending report brings you the top speakers, comedians and musicians in the entertainment industry each week. Contact your neon agent to book a national act for your next orientation weekend, homecoming, or Fall Fest event.

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Alice Wetterlund

Alice performs regularly at all the UCBees as well as San Francisco’s Punchline, and LA’s Largo and The Hollywood Improv.

She stars in TBS’s People on Earth, the film Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, and has been featured on HBO’s Silicon Valley.

Michael Carbonaro

Michael Carbonaro, known for his original hidden camera magic series The Carbonaro Effect, bewilders audiences and leaves them laughing out loud with his illusions and absurd, matter-of-fact explanations. He is currently performing for sold-out crowds across the country!

He has been seen on Happily Divorced30 RockGrey’s Anatomy, and CSI Miami. Carbonaro was also regularly showcased on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

Previously named OUTFEST Best Actor and was awarded Magician of the Year by the Academy of Magical Arts in 2015. He was the inaugural recipient of the Opperfield Prize which recognizes an individual for elevating the art of magic.

Caterina Fake

Caterina Fake is the co-founder of Flickr, former Chairman of Etsy and former Founder Partner at Founder Collective. Caterina hosts the #1 tech podcast “Should This Exist?” – which addresses how technology impacts humanity.

She is an investor at Yes VC, a venture capital fund that invests in scalable social systems, brands that embody cultural movements, and founders who recognize the opportunity in the rising power of women. Caterina sits on the boards of Public Goods, the Sundance Institute and McSweeneys. Time Magazine named her one of the Most Influential People in the world, and she was given the Silicon Valley Visionaries award in 2018.

Her work addresses the cultural impact of new technologies, human interactions online, design, good governance, innovation and creativity–and how we can all make the internet a kinder, more human place.