"Comedian refuses to garner laughs with anything remotely vulgar."
- Roshod Ollison, The Virginian-Pilot
Quincy Carr is a one of the hardest-working, quality-driven comedians in the entertainment industry. This Austin, TX native is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and professional comedian and actor who is known for his signature clean comedy. Serving in the U.S. Navy brought Quincy’s talents to Hampton Roads. Since 1999, he has performed as a professional comedian in a variety of venues throughout the United States. After spending 12 years in the slumbers of Corporate America, in 2013 Quincy decided to finally leave the corporate world and dedicate full time hours as an entrepreneur. Quincy has worked with many of the top comics in the business such as SNL's Jay Pharoah, Dane Cook, Kevin Hart, and close friend and “Original Queen of Comedy,” Sommore.
By 2012, Quincy could officially add acting to his resume' by playing the lead character, Walter Lee Younger, in the national stage play 'A Raisin in The Sun’ by Lorraine Hansberry. Quincy has also featured in music videos and made multiple television appearances on TV ONE, Discovery ID, and Destination America. He co-stars in the new romantic comedy film 'Employee of the Year' (released nationwide May 15, 2017)
In 2016, his TV show, 'The Quality Comedy Show with Quincy Carr', was picked up by Cox Cable and aired weekly in three Virginia markets (Hampton Roads, Roanoke, and Fredricksburg). He is not only the first comedian in Hampton Roads to independently film and executive produce his own one hour stand up comedy special, but also get a distribution deal (FUBU-TV) out of it. He co-founded the ‘Clean & Quality Comedy Tour’ and for nearly a decade, Quincy has run Virginia’s only successful clean monthly adult comedy show, the 'Quality Comedy Series', at the Virginia Beach Funny Bone (relocated to Dave & Busters in Va Beach - May 2017).
To date, Quincy has marked himself as a sought-after diverse comedian for YouTubers around the world with over 150 videos of original sketch comedy as well as hilarious stand up performances. With a signature brand of quality, his clean and creative style presents well to any audience making Quincy Carr the Quality Comedy King.
Colleges / Universities
Dillard University New Orleans, LA
University of Virginia
Florida Atlantic University
Albany State University
Chrysler Hall Norfolk, VA
Barry Robinson Theater Virginia Beach, VA
Willet Hall - 'Raisin in the Sun' (Stage play) Portsmouth, VA
Attucks Theater Norfolk, VA
Clean & Quality Comedy Tour Multiple Cities
Carolines Comedy Club New York City
Gotham Comedy Club New York City
Laugh Factory Hollywood, Chicago
Cap City Comedy Club Austin, TX.
The Funny Bone Comedy Club Virginia Beach & Richmond, VA
The Improv Comedy Club DC, Tampa, Hollywood
The Ice House Pasadena, CA.
Comedy Store Hollywood, CA.
Pentagon Washington, DC
Television / Film
'Priority Hyundai' Car Commercial
'Employee of the Year' (iTunes, Google Play) Feature Film
'Too Young For 40' (Distribution FUBU-TV.com) On Demand - Verizon, Frontier, Comcast, Dish
'Humpday Romance' - Season 2 (Viral web series) You Tube & Facebook
'The Quality Comedy Show with Quincy Carr' COX Ch. 11
'Final Pitch' FOX5
'News One Now w/ Roland Martin' TV ONE
'Greater 24 ON-TV' SKY4
'Monsters and Mysteries in America' Destination America Ch.
'Happily Never After' Discovery I.D. Ch.
'Wicked Attraction' Discovery I.D. Ch.