You might be wondering why there’s a pic of a cartoon face in front of a performer’s face on this week’s poster. Maybe you thought she thought it was cute. Well that’s true but not the big truth of it. Esra’a is from Bahrain. “A country slightly larger than this room,” as she says. She’s also LGBTQ. I think you … Read More
UnCabaret has been on the forefront of putting women front and center in comedy. We’re famous as being a place for the women of comedy to be their most fabulous. We’ll be doing comedy in solidarity with the Woman’s March 1/22! Our stage has been a home for comedy from the most original female voices working in comedy today. Kathy Griffin, … Read More
Sunday July 10 Beth Lapides hosts UnCabaret with comedy world luminaries and story spinning celebrities Julia Sweeney, Sam Pancake, Oscar Nunez, Laurie Kilmartin, Alison Arngrim and Selene Luna. Plus musical guest Lucy Peru. Julia Sweeney Best known for her four seasons on “Saturday Night Live”, but most loved by us for her highly acclaimed, hilarious and poignant Grammy-nominated God Said, Ha! which she developed largely in … Read More
And I pray/hope/wish — pick your favorite verb of aspiring — that we become a planet with more hand-to-hand clapping and less hand-to-hand combat, in the very, very near future. And meanwhile, I’ll fight my hardest to make the world safe for comedy of a different kind.