Biography

Anthony Kapfer

Anthony Kapfer (photo by Robert Mauriello)

Anthony Kapfer is a NYC comedian, musician, filmmaker, cartoonist, author, narcissist, and native of planet Earth.

“Anthony Kapfer practices a brainy, absurd brand of musical comedy. Think Demetri Martin or Nick Thune.” – Denver Post

In 2020, several of Anthony’s music videos were featured on PBS 12’s Sounds on 29th. They were described as being, “Lo-Fi but dynamic. Anthony’s dry sense of humor, and onscreen style are reminiscent of Pavement, King Missile, and Mellow Gold era Beck.”

Anthony was also part of Denver’s Five Points Jazz Festival on Rocky Mountain PBS.

Anthony Kapfer is the star of the film MUTE DATE (2019), and appears in the films Ramekin (2018), and Shredder (2011), which are all recommended films on Amazon Prime.

In 2018, Anthony was featured on The Comedy Show Show, on NBC’s (now defunct) streaming service Seeso.

Anthony appears in the film Better Off Single (2016), on Netflix and Amazon. The film stars Kal Penn, Abbey Elliot, Chris Elliot, and Lewis Black.

In 2014 Anthony Kapfer appeared on the FOX comedy TV show, Laughs. His comedy has been featured on Sirius XM Radio. He’s appeared multiple times on Naked News in Canada. Anthony’s comedy can also be seen on Comedy Time TV on HULU, as well as the first episode of the PopcornFlix original series “Live at New York Comedy Club.”

In March of 2020, Anthony released an album of comedic songs called, Cats Using Toilets, which is available on iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music, and wherever music is streamed.

Anthony Kapfer’s first book, entitled Book: The Book, was released in 2016. It’s available on Amazon.com.

In 2015, Anthony released the first ever animated stand-up special, entitled Anthony Kapfer: The Animated Stand-Up Comedy Special. It was written, directed, drawn, animated, and performed by Kapfer. It’s available for purchase at AnthonyKapfer.com.

Comedy Records released Anthony Kapfer’s stand up comedy E.P., entitled “Comedy Records E.P.” on March 10, 2015. It is available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Google Play, and everywhere else digital music is sold and streamed.

Anthony performed at the 2017 Boston Comedy Festival, 2014 North By North East Comedy Festival in Toronto, Canada, and at the NY Funny Songs Festival in 2013, 2014, and 2016.