New Year's Breakfast

stand up comedy

From Northwestern University (Chicago, USA), Gregory Shapiro (improv & stand up comedian, columnist, actor and author) came to the Netherlands in 1994 to help establish comedy theater Boom Chicago.

In 2007 Shapiro went solo presenting Comedy Central News. He’s since worked with BNR Radio, Time Out Amsterdam and VARA Humor TV. Shapiro also has 20 years experience in Corporate Speaking and Entertainment. 

Shapiro currently produces, writes and hosts the United States of Europe for He is the host of The Quickest Quiz app. And he is the co-host of the Amsterdam Comedy Podcast. He is still touring with his 4th solo show Part-Time Hypocrite.  And his book How to Be Orange: an Alternative Assimilation Course is available internationally.