Joey Van has worked every facet of the entertainment world, from concerts, conventions, state fairs, and major cruise lines to top supper clubs. His television credits include national network shows: "Joey Bishop Show," "Norm Crosby Comedy Shop," "The Mery Griffin Show," and "Buck Rodgers in the 25th Century."
He has performed his cavalcade of faces and voices throughout the world, working with such stars as Phyllis Diller, Ray Charles, The Smothers Brothers, Roy Clark, and The Oak Ridge Boys — Just to name a few.
Recently, Joey performed for the 65th Annual White House News Photographers Association in Washington D.C. honoring past President Reagan and Mrs. Reagan.
Here is a sampling of what reviewers and clients have said:
"Joey Van zips through a fast-paced program in which he takes-on the guise of a multitude of personalities to a hilarious effect."
White House News Photographers' Association:
"Your closing act made the overall evening a total success. Please accept our deepest appreciation for a super performance."
"Joey Van is beyond a doubt as versatile a performer as you could ask for - a comic impressionist, a bundle of dynamite under perfect control."
President of the New Hampshire Grocers' Association:
"Totally exciting!" Joey Van easily mastered the mannerisms and voices of prominent individuals. He has a way of being on target with what people thought. He was so funny, many laughed until they cried."
Los Angeles Herald Examiner:
"Fast moving imitations. The voice qualities are instantly recognizable, buttressed by the correct visual mannerisms."
Joey's show is clean, fast-paced and imaginative — from his hilarious one-liners and funny musical impressions to his side-splitting audience participation.