Karen Addison first performed at the Comedy House with Corey Holcomb in 2010. She has traveled across the Country for several years as a Stand-up Comedian performing on shows including Star Search (three time winner), A&E Evening at the Improv. BET’s Comic View, HBO Def Comedy Jam, MTV Comedy Show, and The Byron Allen Show.
Privileged to perform as the opening act for many accomplished comedians, singers, and entertainers such as Chris Tucker, Martin Lawrence, D.L. Hughley, Bernie Mac, The Temptations, Frankie Beverly and Maze, The O’Jays, The Dramatics, Boyz 11 Men, Teena Marie, Rick James, Phyllis Hyman, Will Downing, Dave Koz, Bobby Caldwell, and Roy Ayers to note a few.
Addison has appeared in the movie A Thin Line Between Love and Hate starring Martin Lawrence and Lynn Whitfield; also appeared in Sitcom Pilot: Move the Crowd, an Eddie Murphy Production. Locally performed at Venues including The Fox Theatre, The Opera House, Music Hall, Hart Plaza, Chene Park, and DTE Music Theatre to note a few. Hosted Greektown Casino’s Comedy Show and Co-Hosted Fox 2 News Super Singer Contest Show.