2013 Women in Comedy Festival

5th Annual Women in Comedy Festival

Storytelling at Charles Playhouse 8:30pm, 3/21/2013

Thursday, March 21, 2013

8:30 pm at Charles Playhouse

Hosted by: Ken Reid

Featuring: 

Alison Griffin Vingiano
Andrea Gibbs
Anna Roisman
Zena Lord
Francoise Flash Gordon
Jess Beaulieu
Taylor Orci
Melia Mills
Sara Armour
 

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Alison Griffin Vingiano

Alison Griffin Vingiano shares hilarious stories about her first love.

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Andrea Gibbs

Hailing from down under, Andrea Gibbs is a comedian, writer, improvisor & co-creator of Barefaced Stories, the most popular storytelling night in Australia.

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Anna Roisman

Anna is a comedian, actress, writer, and storyteller from NYC. She enjoys short walks around the block with her dog Bobby Flay. Maybe she will tell you a story about it.

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Zena Lord

This stand -up comedy material is a small excerpt of a solo performance, that originates from my personal experience as a black child,in a white foster family, in Canada.

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Françoise "Flash" Gordon

After having been hit by a car 11 years ago, and subsequently suffering a brain injury, Françoise Gordon has now taken up stand up comedy for this chapter of her life. Enjoy.

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Jess Beaulieu

Jess Beaulieu is a sardonic and quirky stand-up and storyteller who tells hilarious and inappropriate personal tales that her mother does not approve of.

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Taylor Orci

Taylor Orci talks about an unplanned pregnancy.

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Mélia Mills

Topical, edgy and charismatic, Mélia Mills has been described as a female Chris Rock. Come check out her story about working a low level job at a high end Beverly Hills Hotel!

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Sara Armour

Sara Armour blends stand-up & storytelling to create an animated, intimate, & effervescent performance. Topics include her idiot parents, adult dental work, & being Jew-lite.

Stand-Up Comedy at Nick's Comedy Stop 8pm, 3/21/2013

Thursday, March 21, 2013

8:00 pm at Nick's Comedy Stop

Hosted by: Jenny Zigrino

Featuring: 

Alyssa Wolff
Amy Garson
Matt D.
Anthony Scibelli
Carolyn Busa
Phoebe Angle
Scott Oddo
Shalewa Sharpe
Caitlin Durante
 

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Jenny Zigrino

Jenny Zigrino is a tidal wave of weird, witty, and wonderful comedy.

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Alyssa Wolff

New York based comedian Alyssa Wolff has a distinct style and deadpan delivery that help her point out what everyone is doing wrong; especially herself.

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Amy Garson

Amy Garson is a NY based comedian who is undeniably pregnant. Her solo show, "Five Finger Discount", was nominated for Best Writing & Best Solo Act Live at the LA Comedy Fest.

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Matt D.

Jokes written & performed by Matt D.

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Anthony Scibelli

Anthony Scibelli is a handsome stand-up comedian and comedy writer. His material examines topics as varied as life, death, video games, sex, Star Wars and video games.

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Carolyn Busa

Carolyn Busa has performed in shows all over Philadelphia as well as the 2012 Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland, Oregon. Her set will charm your figurative pants off.

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Caitlin Durante

Caitlin Durante is a Boston comedian who takes her cynicism, social ineptitude, and self-deprecation and blends them together to form a hilarious perspective on life.

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Phoebe Angle

Edgy, but charming, with a sense of humor that pokes fun at everything, but really, mostly herself-Phoebe's a mix of bizarre true stories, and misfired synapses of the brain.

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Scott Oddo

Traditional stand-up, veering between innocent and cynical. At turns clever, self-deprecating and sometimes edgy, my humor focuses on the absurdity of life and relationships.

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Shalewa Sharpe

Shalewa Sharpe is based out of Atlanta, GA. In her jokes she tackles race, sex and relationships. Maybe "tackles" is too strong a verb. It's more like "tickles."

Stand-Up Comedy at The Comedy Studio 8pm, 3/21/2013

Thursday, March 21, 2013

8:00 pm at The Comedy Studio

Hosted by : Steve Macone

 
Featuring:
Kat Radley
Danielle Soto
David Drake
Kofi Thomas
Marlena Rodriguez
Peggy O'Leary
Ross Parsons
Stef Doyle
Ted Pettingell
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Steve Macone

Steve Macone was a finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival and has performed standup around the U.S, England and Ireland.

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Kat Radley

Kat Radley performs stand-up in clubs, colleges, and festivals across the country, and was the recipient of the Friars Club Audience Award at WICF in 2011.

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David Drake

David Drake is a stand-up comedian out of Chicago. He's a very funny comedian. Sometimes he'll eat fries off your plate. He feels bad about it.

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Danielle Soto

Danielle Soto has been performing stand up comedy in and around Boston for a fifth of a decade. She can be seen at the Comedy Studio, Nick's Comedy Stop, and ImprovBoston.

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Kofi Thomas

Let's all get together and laugh at me, It's Ok, I'm laughing too.

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Marlena Rodriguez

Chicago comedian, Marlena Rodriguez, shares the universe and her greatest humiliations, for your entertainment. Have YOU ever peed you pants in a mall arcade?

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Peggy O'Leary

Peggy is a bit aggressive but in that fun loving comic way, that's a thing, right!?

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Ross Parsons

Ross Parsons is a special little whimsical snowflake of a comedian whose low-energy antics will leave you chortling.

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stef doyle

happy to look in the mirror and share her twisted observations, stef doyle has a likability that is infectious and rare. queer edgy comedy not to cool to come from the heart!

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Ted Pettingell

Ted Pettingell: Stand Up Comedian First, Human Being Second, Masked Wrestler all the Time.

Stand-Up Comedy Hosted by Rob Crean and Lillian DeVane

Thursday, March 21, 2013

7:00 pm at Milky Way

Stand-Up Comedy Featuring: 

Hosts: Rob Crean and Lillian DeVane

Christa Weiss, Shea Spillane, Alana Eisner, Anna Drezen, Casey Malone, Christi Chiello, Charlene Mae, and Shannon DeVido

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Lillian DeVane

Erryday I'm LOL

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Christa Weiss

Neurotic & misanthropic in the cutest way, Christa might not be the best role model for your kids, but she's sure to make you laugh if you’ve ever had to bail one out of jail.

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Shea Spillane

Irreverent, sassy, and walking a fine line between inappropriate and polite, the stand-up comedy of Shea Spillane has a crass yet classy flair unlike anyone else.

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Alana Eisner

Hailing from all over the place, Alana's comedy is a mix of dry wit and sassy energy.

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Anna Drezen

Anna Drezen is one of the year's freshest new comics out of NYC. Her confessional, cerebral style covers everything from dating to porn with a unique perspective.

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Shannon DeVido

Shannon DeVido has had an interesting life, so far. She spins her stories into witty, funny and poignant tales from a life at butt level.

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Casey Malone

Casey Malone does stand up comedy? Enh? Try it, you might like it.

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Christi Chiello

Armed with a quirky voice and ridiculous love for pop culture; Christi Chiello disarms you with cuteness while slinging her unique and hilarious brand of absurd humor.

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Charlene Mae

From CBS's Rules of Engagement

Improv & Sketch Comedy with Firecracker, Naked People, Geeking Out With…Harry Gordon, & Nia Mumbato

Thursday, March 21, 2013

10:00 pm at Improv Asylum

Improv & Sketch Comedy featuring: Firecracker, Nia Mumbato, Naked People, and Geeking Out With…


Improv Asylum is a comedy theater featuring improvisation and sketch comedy (think Whose Line is it Anyway? meets Saturday Night Live!). The "funniest show you'll ever be a part of!"™

 

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Firecracker

Dames don't care! From roommates to Olympic Volleyball champions, Firecracker (Steph Garcia and Danielle Tolley) covers all the bases of female friendship. Inappropriately.

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NAKED PEOPLE

An uncensored, full frontal look at naked. T*ts, *ss, no sh*me.

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Geeking Out with: The Improv Show with special guest Harry Gordon

In the spirit of the popular "Geeking Out with..." interview series, Pam geeks out with a smokin' hot improviser she's jonesin' to play with, Harry Gordon.

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Nia Mumbato

Nia Mumbto winner of Last Comic Standing Africa is happy to be doing stand-up in America for you. She's got third world problems but the rich ain't one.

Improv & Sketch Comedy at Improv Asylum 8pm, 3/21/13

Thursday, March 21, 2013

8:00 pm at Improv Asylum

Improv and Sketch comedy from Philadelphia's ManiPedi, Rachel Seigel's Von Trapp Family Inn, Canada's We're From Here, and Boston's own Rich Uncle

Improv Asylum is a comedy theater featuring improvisation and sketch comedy (think Whose Line is it Anyway? meets Saturday Night Live!). The "funniest show you'll ever be a part of!"™
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ManiPedi

Philadelphia-based sketch troupe ManiPedi brings on the laughs with their combination of irreverent wit and inherent un-femininity.

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Rachel Siegel - Von Trapp Family Inn

What happens when a bored Von Trapp family descendant gets stuck working at the family inn? She hears the Sound of Music...

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Rich Uncle

Rich Uncle (or, affectionately, "Chuncle") are known for smart long-form, twisted takes on history and culture, intensity, charm, and rugged good looks.

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We're From Here

We're From Here is made up of two Canucks and a Yankee. They are a trio of hard-hitting, hilarious, no holds barred ladies who set the stage on fire. Literally. Watch out.

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