Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted and produced by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!


The show has also been featured in the Bird City Comedy Festival, the Hudson Valley Comedy Festival, the Beast Village Comedy Festival and a special Los Angeles show was done at Meltdown Comics in 2017. 



Gideon Hambright was raised along the banks of the Mississippi River in Davenport, IA. Currently resides in Brooklyn, NY but he is Midwestern through and through. His stage presence and person is as wild, wacky, and friendly as his jokes are. He’s the co-host and producer of Jackknife Comedy at The Creek & The Cave in Queens and House of Bricks at Precious Metal in Brooklyn. Gideon has been featured in the Charm City Comedy Festival, Hudson Valley Comedy Festival and the Cinder Block Comedy Festival.


Patrick Hastie is a comedian from Glenwood, Iowa who now lives in Brooklyn, New York. He has performed all over the country and has been featured in festivals like the Brooklyn Comedy Festival, 10,000 Laughs and SF Sketchfest. He can be heard weekly on the podcast The Nostalgic Front, has been featured on The Chive, College Humor and The Interrobang and he co-produces the popular monthly show Jackknife Comedy at The Creek and The Cave in Queens. Patrick is a very nice guy and his 5 year plan is to be cool and live forever!