(Yonkers, NY) – February and funnymen will be synonymous at Empire City Casino when nationally acclaimed comics Goumba Johnny (John Sialiano) and Dan St. Germain headline the Wednesday Comedy Night laugh-fests on February 13 and 27.
Before dominating the stand-up circuit, “Goumba” Johnny Sialiano, the headliner of the pre-Valentine’s Day show on February 13, dabbled in a career in professional football as a free agent for both the New York Jets and New York Giants. Many New Yorkers know Sialiano’s voice from his long-term gig as a host on the popular WKTU radio morning show or may recognize him from his guest roles on the hit CBS soap operas Guiding Light and As the World Turns. As a comedian, Sialiano has performed at some of the most iconic venues in the tristate area, including the renowned comedy club Carolines on Broadway, the legendary Friars Club, and some of the top casinos in the North East. He has shared the stage with numerous comedic legends such as Jerry Seinfeld, Martin Lawrence, Colin Quinn, and Andrew Dice Clay, and has appeared on a wide variety of television shows including The Early Show on CBS and The Queen Latifah Show.