Michael Cella

Michael Cella - Sacramento Stand-Up CompetitionMichael Cella is a stand up comedian with a uniquely storied past that informs his unconventional yet polished creative voice. He is an Iraq war vet turned Prius-driving pacifist that believes in the power of thought-provoking and off-kilter comedy. Mike has enjoyed working with comedic icons including Emo Philips, Brian Posehn, and Tom Segura as a regular at clubs across the country including the Punch Line, Rooster T. Feathers, and Laughs Unlimited. He runs an open mic at Luna’s Cafe, which the Sacramento News & Review has named best open mic in the city three consecutive years. His comedy can be heard on JACK FM and his writing has appeared in LA Review of Books, Eephus Magazine, and Ebaum’s World.

Preliminary Round #1