Stageit, a web-based platform that enables artists to easily create paid live shows directly from their laptops, continues to expand its range of unique experiences for viewers with a performance by stand-up comedian Jeff Ross, host of Comedy Central’s “The Burn With Jeff Ross.” In this show, titled “Ask Me Anything,” Jeff will be taking questions from anything related to relationships to how to roast someone. Viewers can join the show at 6:30PM PDT today here.
Ross is the current New York Friars’ Club Roastmaster General and is respected by comedy legends and newcomers alike. He was a roaster for the last ten Comedy Central Roasts, including Pamela Anderson, William Shatner, Flavor Flav, Bob Saget, David Hasselhoff, Donald Trump and Charlie Sheen. In addition to Ross’ dramatic turn on CBS’s CSI, he has also appeared on HBO’s Six Feet Under, Comedy Central’s The Sarah Silverman Program, and Showtime’s Weeds.
Stageit empowers artists to deliver and monetize unique online live events anytime, anywhere while providing real-time social engagement with their fans. The online performances streamed on Stageit are not archived, so they remain truly unique experiences for the virtual attendees. Launched in 2011 by CEO and music industry veteran Evan Lowenstein, Stageit has hosted a wide range of performers including Jason Mraz, Jimmy Buffett, Trey Songz, Bonnie Raitt, KORN, Sara Bareilles, Plain White T’s and many more. The Los Angeles-based company was named one of the world’s Top 10 most innovative companies in music by Fast Company, appeared on Billboard.biz Bulletin’s list of 10 most interesting startups of 2012 and received the midemlab award in direct to consumer sales & content monetization at midem 2013.