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Karen Addison

Detroit native and the true mastermind behind the D-Pact is making her much anticipated return! Her comedic style is raw, authentic and undeniably hilarious. Addison is guaranteed to bring pure heat to any stage she graces. She has traveled across the country bringing laughter to the stages of A&E "Evening at the Improv", BET's "Comic View", HBO "Def Comedy Jam", MTV Comedy Show, "The Byron Allen Show" and "Star Search" as a three-time winner. Karen has had the grand privilege to open for and work alongside of some of the world's most prestigious names: Chris Tucker, Kevin Hart, Martin Lawrence, D.L. Hughley, Bernie Mac, Eddie Murphy Productions and many more. You won’t want to miss this history in the making!

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Howie Bell

took the comedy world by storm 18 years ago, born and raised in Detroit, Bell has single handedly taken the comedy game to the “next level” and he will now enhance the already legendary D-Pack with his irrefutable talent! He's appeared on several stand-up specials such as, MTV's “Comedy After Dark”, 6 seasons of BET's "Comic View" including the most recent edition “One Mic Stand” hosted by Kevin Hart, “Jamie Foxx's LAFFAPALOOZA!”, " P. Diddy Presents the Bad Boys of Comedy", “Byron Allan’s Comics Unleashed”, and “Black Men Revealed”. Bell has been nominated for “Best Comedic Performance” by the “NAMIC” Awards. Bell has also toured countless comedy clubs; The Improv, Funny Bone, The Laugh Factory, and The Comedy store just to name a few. Don't miss this dominant comedic figure cultivate Detroit and the world!

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Mike Bonner

has ripped stages all across the country for over 20 years with his incontestable comedic genius. He has appeared on "Jamie Foxx's LAFFAPALOOZA!", "Def Comedy Jam All Stars", and seven seasons of BET's "Comic View"; where he won on his own Grandstand Special. Bonner was also the grand prize winner of the Bay Area Comedy festival in Oakland, California. Be prepared for the fire he brings to any stage he hits!

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"COCO"

Comedian, actress, motivational speaker and radio personality COCO, will also be taking over the D-Pact stage!  She has poured laughs into the lives all over the world of others for 26 years. COCO has worked with Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer, Bernie Mac, JB Smooth, Anthony Anderson, Kevin Hart and DeRay Davis. But comedy isn't enough for COCO, she is also the executive director of COCO’SHOUSE.ORG, working in anti-bullying, conflict resolution and peer mediation within the LGBTQ community. COCO brings a contagious and overwhelmingly joyous spirit wherever she goes. Aside from her one woman show, she has been seen on "BET Comic View" and HBO.  She has been a big success in several stages plays and has been featured in many voiceovers and commercials.  COCO has opened shows for Frankie Beverly and Maze, The Whispers, The O’Jays, Aretha Franklin, Ledisi and Tamar Braxton to name the least and now she is returning to a stage near you!

 

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Bill Hill

 is a 20-year-old comedic vet and icon, making his way back to the big stage. Hill has made appearances on HBO's "Def Comedy Jam", "The Chris Rock Show" and "BET Comic View" He has written comedic scripts for countless theatrical productions, such as: David E. Calvert "What Goes Around Comes Around", Angela Barrow Dunlap's "Why Good Girls Like Bad Boys" and Faith Entertainment's "I Won't Be The Other Woman". Get ready for the nonstop laughter!

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Martini Harris

began his comedic journey at the unbelievable age of 7 years old, bringing his family joy in tough times and has been indomitable ever since. Harris's comedy is intriguing and gut-busting all in one. He bears a notable track record, winning 1st place in "Miller Genuine Draft Comedy Search", also seen on BET's "Comic View" four times, "Def Comedy Jam", and "One Mic Stand" hosted by Kevin Hart. Martini has toured with legends Steve Harvey, Mike Epps, Rickey Smiley, Tommy Davidson, Katt Williams, Eddie Griffin, Bruce Bruce, D.L. Hughley and many more.

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Tony Roney

has molded his comedy into a true masterpiece, with over 28 years of laughs under his belt. Rony is a three time "BET Comic View All-Star" and the winner of "Miller’s Kings of Comedy Search".  He is one of the greatest narrating comedians of our time. He has performed with comedians like Chris Tucker, Steve Harvey and Tim Allen.  Tony has starred in Chicago-based hit stage play "Relationship Games". Tony filmed a documentary called “Da Comic Vibe” that showcases what it takes to make it in the comedy industry, starring comedians such as Oscar Winner Monique, Dick Gregory, Mike Epps, Bruce Bruce and Kevin Hart. His presence onstage is unforgettable, and he will have you captivated on his unique style after just one joke.

 

 

Teia Harris is the founder of Love Publicity, a full service creative public relations agency headquartered in Detroit. With over 10 years of experience she leads a team that works across many sectors including lifestyle, sports, nonprofit, and hospitality. With The D-Pact she will be running the shows, the social, and the media. Need anything from the D-Pact she's one phone call or email a way. 

Teia B. Harris 

Love Publicity

C: 313-468-2146 | E: teia@lovepublicity.com

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