Upcoming Shows:

    Ongoing: Sundays at Flappers Comedy Club Yoo Hoo Room
     
  • Nov 10, Las Vegas Smokin' Comedy, Rick's Rollin' Smoke, Las Vegas, NV
  • Nov 11, Rotating Tap Comedy, The Great Divide, Denver, CO
  • Nov 12, Suffragette City Comedy, Center for Musical Arts Lafayette, CO
  • Nov 13, Grandma's House, Denver, CO
  • Nov 19, Comedy at Koi, Koi Zen Cellars Winery, San Diego, CA
  • Nov 22, Chirping Bird Comedy (Host) via Zoom
  • Nov 23, Think Tank Comedy, The Pike, Long Beach, CA
  • Nov 24, Sauced N DA City, Comedy Stop at The Candy Shoppe, Las Vegas, NV
  • Nov 26, Modern Artists Presents Comedy Catables 3, Flappers Comedy Club, Burbank, CA
  • Nov 29, Think Tank Comedy Live, The Pike Bar, Long Beach, CA
  • Dec 4, JR's Comedy Club, Mimi's Cafe, Valencia, CA
  • Dec 11, Rockin' Comedy, Corbin Bowl, Tarzana, CA
  • Dec 16, NoHo Chamber of Commerce presents Gifts for Giggles, North Hollywood, CA
  • Dec 22, TRiP Tease (as Mrs. Claus), TRiP, Santa Monica, CA
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  • Some Past Clubs and Shows
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  • TV

  • To Tell The Truth S6E17, aired Aug 22, 2021
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  • Podcasts:

  • Feast of Fun: To Tell The Truth, Sept. 12, 2021
  • Linda Marcus Smith's interview, The Comics' Spot, March 24, 2021
  • Scriptnotes presents Tattoo Shop! A podcast that transforms unproduced film and television scripts into radio plays.
  • Oh No! With Anna Campion, and the worst blind date ever.
  • Bad Reading with Atlas Novack and Chris Hetlinger, critiquing Doctor Who/Torchwood fan fiction
  • Talking comedy and music and comedy music with Marc and Fausto on Feast of Fun, 6/22/2020
  • Finding Forty with Liz Glazer, talking about my weird comedy history.
  • Catching up with Marc and Fausto on Feast of Fun, 5/4/2020
  • This Is Rad, hosted by Kyle Clark, talking comedy and scuba.
  • The Dork Forest hosted by Jackie Kashian, discussing Women's Reproductive Rights
  • The "Weird Al"phabet podcast, discussing Polkas on 45
  • Dinner Date with Corey Wood on the creepiness of guys
  • My Perfect Set, Talking about Weird Al's original songs
  • Feast of Fun: Here's the Amanda of All Trades. Find me in the FOF archives under my name and as "Amanda Steinstein"
  • Goat vs. Fish Holiday Episode
  • Not A Huge Fan: Female Comedians Are Privileged and Two Sides of the Google Memo
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  • Festivals:

  • North Carolina Comedy Festival (Sept 2021)
  • Burbank Comedy Festival (2017/2018/2019 - Best of the Fest/2020 - Zoom Production/2021 - Host)
  • Palm Springs International Comedy Festival (2020)
  • Big Pine Comedy Festival (2019)
  • San Diego Comedy Fest (2019)
  • Laugh Riot Grrrl Comedy Fest, LA (2018, 2019)
  • Floodwater Comedy Fest (2019)
  • Orange County Comedy Fest (2018)
  • FuMP Fest, Chicago (2018)
  • Beast Women (2016 and 2017)
  • Chicago Women's Funny Fest (2016 and 2017)
  • Madison Lady Laughs Festival (2017)
  • Milwaukee Comedy Festival (2016)
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  • Contests

  • World Series of Comedy 2019, 2020, Main Event - Top 16 Finalist
  • World Series of Comedy 2020, House of Comedy AZ Satellite - FIRST PLACE
  • World Series of Comedy 2020, Las Vegas Satellite - Semifinalist
  • World Series of Comedy 2019, Boston Satellite at Laughs Boston - Semi-Finalist
  • San Diego Comedy Festival Contest 2019, Comedy Palace, San Diego, CA - Finalist
  • World Series of Comedy 2019, Chicago Satellite at Zanies, St. Charles - Semi-Finalist
  • U.S. Comedy Contest 2019, The Ice House, Pasadena, CA - Finalist
  • Clean Comedy Challenge 2018, Carson City Nugget Casino - Finalist
  • KLIQ Comedy Contest 2018, Improv on Melrose, Los Angeles - Second Place
  • U.S. Comedy Contest 2018, Sal's Comedy Hole, Los Angeles - Semi-Finalist
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  • Song Parodies:

  • Parody about the invasion of the Capitol: THE BATTLE OF CAPITOL HILL
  • Anti-pandemic song parody written with Steve Goodie: TOO SOON
  • Parody of Weird Al's "Your Horoscope For Today,": KNOW YOUR DOCTORS as heard on the Doctor Demento Show (top 5 request 2017)
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  • Other Stuff:

  • I write topical jokes for comedywire.com
  • I was in this Andy Rocco Horror Short: ANGUISH
  • I was in this movie: The Landlord
  • I wrote this show: Don't Blink: A Doctor Who Burlesque and here's a review.
  • I used to write about comedians for Newspapers
  • I wrote, directed, and produced this: Behind the Dementia
  • I'll probably do your thing too.
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  • All the Shows

    In my previous go-around I worked at Wiley's in Dayton, Funny Bone in Pittsburgh, Toledo Comedy Club, Charlie Goodnights in Raleigh, The Comedy Caravan in Louisville, Hilarities in Akron, Cozzy's Comedy Club in Newport News VA, and so many one-nighters...so many one-nighters...But these clubs below are some of my gigs since 2015.

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  • 1001 Jokes about Lord of the Rings, Flappers Comedy Club
  • 1138 Jokes about Star Wars, Flappers Comedy Club (Zoom)
  • 187 Jokes about Star Trek, Flappers Comedy Club (Zoom)
  • 251 Jokes About Harry Potter, Flappers Comedy Club (Zoom)
  • 543 Jokes About Doctor Who, Flappers Comedy Club (Zoom)
  • 3rd Annual Clean Comedy Cavalcade, Moorpark Presbyterian Church, Moorpark CA
  • 10@10, Morty’s, Indianapolis, IN
  • The Accord, Champaign, IL
  • Alameda Comedy Club, Alameda, CA
  • A Lill Annoyance Stand Up Show, Annoyance Theater, Chicago
  • ALS Association Golden West Chapter's Comedy Night Benefiting the SoCal Virtual Walk to Defeat ALS
  • A Love Letter To Myself, Laugh Factory, Chicago
  • Act Like A Girl, The Ruby LA, Hollywood, CA
  • Adults in the House, Tao Comedy Studio, Koreatown, CA
  • Adults Only Comedy Night, Shamrock Irish Pub & Eatery, Murietta, CA
  • The After Christmas Comedy Show, Simi Valley Public Library, Simi Valley, CA
  • Ain't Jokin' Wit Chu, Abram Gale Lounge, Chicago
  • All-Star Comedy, Federal Underground, Long Beach, CA
  • Almost Normal Comedy Show at the Federal Bar, North Hollywood, CA
  • Amazing Comedy Theater, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Appetite for Rock 'n' Roll, Elbo Room, Chicago
  • Backroom Comedy, Broadner's, Hollywood, CA
  • Bangers and Laughs, Cat & Fiddle, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Bear Cave, Old Town Coffee, Goleta, CA
  • Beast Women at Prop Thtr, Chicago
  • Best of the OC Comedy Fest, Gallery of Performing Arts, Tustin, CA
  • Better Boobie Bureau Burlesque (host), Chicago
  • The Big Easy Variety Show, Fifolet Cajun, Chicago
  • Big Willie's Bar & Grill, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Bits Welcome, Under The Gun Theater, Chicago
  • Blue Line Laughs, Independence Tap, Chicago
  • Brad Tassell's Virtual Comedy Show
  • Brass Bear Comedy Night, Brass Bear Brewing, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Britannia Burlesque, The Britannia Pub, Santa Monica, CA
  • Brunch Battle, Burlesque and variety show presented by Lola Boutee
  • Boston Comedy Festival Volunteer Show
  • The Canyon Comedy Club, Oxnard Performing Arts Center
  • Camp Pain 2016 with Tim Slagle, Zanies Old Town, Chicago
  • Camp Pain 2016: Presidential Debate (live riffing), Zanies in Old Town, Chicago
  • Canyon Comedy Club, Agoura Hills, CA
  • Canyon Comedy Club, Montclair, CA
  • Carpool Comedy @ Palace Production Center, Van Nuys, CA
  • Casual Comedy, Long Beach CA
  • Canteen Points, The Good Nite, Burbank, CA
  • The Challenge Mic Spotlight Set, The Copper Still, Koreatown, Los Angeles, CA
  • Chatterbox Comedy Night, Chatterbox, Covina, CA
  • Chicago's Best Standup, Laugh Factory, Chicago
  • Chicago Comedy Drip, Non-Boring Laughs at Barrelman Tavern, Chicago
  • Chicago Comedy Radio, 12 Handles, Crest Hill, IL
  • Chicago Comedy Showcase, Wallace Hall, Ottawa, IL
  • The Chill as Fuck Show, Judy's Beat Lounge, Second City Training Center, Chicago
  • Chirping Bird Comedy, Zoom and live on YouTube
  • Clever Comedy Show, Collaboraction Theater, Chicago
  • Close Up Comedy (Zoom show) hosted by Annick Adelle
  • Clubhouse Comedy, The Clubhouse Grille, Placentia, CA
  • Cocktails & Humor, CH Distillery, Chicago
  • Comedy & Cupcakes, Bogey's Dog House, Redondo Beach, CA
  • Comedy Asylum, Bier Academy, Santa Clarita, CA
  • Comedy a la Carte (Host), Joe's Cafe, Granada Hills, CA
  • Comedy as a Weapon, JJ's Tavern, Florence, MA
  • Comedy at the Dollar, Silver Dollar Saloon, El Monte, CA
  • Comedy at Hawks and Reed, Greenfield, MA
  • Comedy at the Moose, Mint Canyon Moose Lodge, Santa Clarita, CA
  • Comedy at the OK Boomer Corral (Zoom)
  • Comedy at Outpost, Hollywood
  • Comedy Back Door, Hey 19, Torrance, CA
  • Comedy Blast at Neck of the Woods, San Francisco, CA
  • Comedy Bowl with Mona Aburmishan, Diversey Bowl, Chicago
  • The Comedy Chateau
  • Comedy Cocktail, Foundation Room, House of Blues, Chicago
  • Comedy Con Queso, Flappers Comedy Club, Claremont CA
  • Comedy Tub, Chicago Joe's Restaurant, Chicago
  • Comedy Here, The Beer Cellar in Thalia Hall, Chicago
  • Comedy Killz, Shakers on Clark, Chicago
  • The Comedy Loft, Lincoln, NE
  • Comedy Night, Humble Pub, Chicago
  • Comedy Night, Speakeasy Cocktail Bar, Santa Monica, CA
  • Comedy Night, Brix, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Comedy Night, The Pit Stop, Coalinga, CA
  • Comedy Off Main Street, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Comedy on Aviation, The Three Amigas, Tony's on Aviation, El Segundo, CA
  • Comedy Quench, The Thirsty Ox, Oxnard, CA
  • Comedy Show & Tap Takeover, Stefanos, Laguna Hills, CA
  • Comedy Variety show, The Ice House, Pasadena, CA
  • The Comedy Studio, Somerville, MA
  • Comic Books and Comedy, Hi De Ho Comics, Santa Monica, CA
  • Corner Pocket Comedy (co-host), Pressure Billiards, Chicago
  • Cosmic Joke, Liberate Hollywood, Hollywood, CA
  • Cracked Up, Faultine Bar, Los Angeles, CA
  • Craft Beer Comedy, Phantom Ales, Anaheim, CA
  • Crafts 'n' Laughs, Flights Beer Bar, Hawthorne, CA
  • Crispy Show, Universal Bar & Grill, North Hollywood, CA
  • Darren's Super Fun Party Comedy Show, Red Line Tap, Chicago
  • Defund This! A Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood, The Call (host), Chicago
  • Dime Bar Comedy Show, Hollywood, CA
  • Dinner and a Show, Maggiano's, Naperville, IL
  • Dollface Dames' Britannia Burlesque, The Britannia Pub, Santa Monica, CA
  • Don't Call Us, We'll Call You, Foxfire Restaurant, Valley Village, CA
  • Double Dutch + Friends, Blue Goose Lounge, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Driggs Show, Our Place Bistro, Lake Forest, CA
  • DTLA Tuesday Comedy Crawl, Bang Bang Room, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
  • DTF Comedy, Back Alley Bar, Fullerton, CA
  • Eat, Drink, Improv, Flappers Yoo Hoo Room, Burbank
  • Elks Lodge Annual Comedy Show, Brazil, IN
  • Everything’s Bigger, Avenue Tavern, Chicago
  • Fake It Til You Make It, Elbo Room, Chicago
  • Female Funnies, Zanies Old Town, Chicago
  • First Friday Funnies, Improv Playhouse, Libertyville, IL
  • First Timer Funnies Pro Am Showcase, Flappers Comedy Club Main Room, Burbank, CA
  • Flabby Hoffman Comedy Cavalcade, Livewire Lounge, Chicago
  • Freak Show, Erotic Heritage Museum, Las Vegas, NV
  • Friday Follies, Durty Nellie's, Palatine, IL
  • Floodwater Comedy Festival, The Mill, Iowa City, IA
  • Frosty Fridays Burlesque>, Muddle & Twist, North Hollywood, CA (AS MRS. CLAUS)
  • Friday Funnies at the Mette, Wilmette Theater, Wilmette, IL
  • Friday Night Comedy, Brick Lounge, Plano, IL
  • Fun Simulation 2000 Open Mic (co-host), Reed's Local Tap, Chicago
  • Funny Women of WWC Comedy, Jacked Up Brewery, Escondido, CA
  • Funnier by the Lake, Comedy Nosh, Max and Benny’s, Northbrook, IL
  • Funnier by the Lake, Light the Lamp Brewery, Grayslake,IL
  • Funnier by the Lake, Madam ZuZu's Teahouse, Highland Park, IL
  • Funnier by the Lake, Small Town Brewery, Wauconda, IL
  • FuMPFeST 2018, host and panelist, Elk Grove Village, IL
  • Gauchos Comedy Lounge, Glendale, CA
  • The Future is Female, The Comedy Chateau, North Hollywood, CA
  • Genderquack & Other LGBTQ Friends at The Playground, Chicago
  • Get Up Stand Up, Public House Theater, Chicago
  • Gigglebash, ACME Theater, North Hollywood
  • The Godless Comedy Show, Center for Science & Wonder, Las Vegas, NV
  • GTG to a Comedy Show, Green Tower Games, Santa Clarita, CA
  • Harvelle's, Santa Monica, CA
  • Grapes & Hops Comedy Showcase, Kankakee, IL
  • GreenFire Restaurant, Rockford, IL
  • HAIRlarious Comedy Competition (winner), The Shamrock, Murrieta, CA
  • Heavenly Comedy Show with Kelly Lee Williams (Zoom show)
  • Hermosa Saloon, Hermosa Beach, CA
  • Hamburger Mary's in Andersonville, Chicago, IL
  • Hamburger Mary's in Oak Park, IL
  • Headliners 505, Red Velvet Underground Rhino, Albuquerque, NM
  • Hideout Comedy, White Bull Tavern, Boston, MA
  • Hilarious 7, Oyo Casino Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
  • History Shmistory, @North Bar, Chicago
  • Holiday Toys for Tots Comedy Show, Tommy T's, Pleasanton, CA
  • The Hollywood Comedy, Los Angeles
  • Hot Dish Comedy, At North Bar, Chicago
  • Hound Dog Comedy, 240 Lounge, Chicago
  • Human Comedy Show, Reed's Local Tap, Chicago
  • ImprovMania Comedy Club, Chandler, AZ
  • Ink Up Stand Up Competition, Globe Pub, Chicago
  • Jeff Urrea and Friends, Ventura Harbor Comedy Club, Ventura, CA
  • Jimmy Shin's Shindig Show, The Belly Room at The Comedy Store, Hollywood, CA
  • Jokes for Jews, Flappers Burbank
  • JR's Comedy Club, Valencia, CA
  • JR's Comedy Club inside the Junkyard Cafe, Simi Valley, CA
  • Junk Drawer at the Playground Theater, Chicago
  • Just The Tip, Grogg's Irish Bar, Fresno, CA
  • Just Dickin' Around, Hydrate, Chicago
  • Kale & Komedy, Amazing Kale Burger, Evanston, IL
  • The Kates, The Book Cellar, Chicago
  • Keg Stand-Up at Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee, WI
  • The Kerri and Joe Patio Show, Pasadena, CA
  • Kevin Naughton's Snapshots, Zanies in Old Town, Chicago
  • The Killing Joke, V for Vape, LA
  • Komedy at the Kaleidoscope, Mission Viejo, CA
  • Kuddelmuddel, Flappers Yoo Hoo Room, Burbank, CA
  • Kiss Kiss Cabaret, Uptown Underground, Chicago
  • LabWork, The Lab at Hollywood Improv
  • Ladies Room, Three Clubs, Hollywood
  • Lady Gravy, Annoyance Theater, Chicago
  • Laff Inn Comedy Club, Edgewater Hotel and Casino, Laughlin, NV
  • Lake Country Comedy Club, Oconomowoc, WI
  • Laser Comedy Showcase, Under the Gun Theater, Chicago
  • Las Vegas Smokin Comedy Showcase, Rollin' Smoke BBQ, Las Vegas
  • Last Laugh, ImprovBoston, Boston, MA
  • Laughing Liberally, ComedySportz, Milwaukee
  • >Laughin' at La Fleur's Winery, WWC Comedy & Friends, San Marcos, CA
  • Laugh After Dark, Notoriety, Las Vegas, NV
  • Laugh, Resist, Repeat, Flappers Main Room, Burbank, CA
  • Laugh With Your Mouth Full, Santa Maria BBQ, Buena Park, CA
  • League of Laughs, Comicazi, Somerville, MA
  • Liquid Courage Comedy Club, Somerville Brewing, Somerville, MA
  • Little Black Dress, Flappers Main Room, Burbank, CA
  • LMNOP Comedy's Influential Women of Comedy, Lilly Mac's, Sunnyvale, CA
  • Love and Art, Flappers Comedy Club, Claremont, CA
  • Love at First Laff, Flappers Yoo Hoo Room, Burbank, CA
  • Lola Boutee's Cabaret, Saints & Sinners, North Hollywood, CA
  • The Love Below Comedy Show (Storytelling), Beermiscuous, Chicago
  • Luthier's Comedy Night, Luthier's Co-op, Easthampton, MA
  • Mad House Comedy Club, San Diego, CA
  • Magic Mic open mic (co-host), Patsy's, Chicago
  • Manhattan Elk Lodge, Paladino's, Tarzana, CA
  • Mary's Comedy Club, Hamburger Mary's, Chicago and Oak Park, IL
  • Max Taps Co., Highlands Ranch, CO
  • McCue's Comedy Club, Portsmouth, NH
  • Miffed Comedy Hour, Game Time Bar & Grill, Cincinnati
  • Mock 420, Hollywood Hotel, CA
  • Mock the Holidays, Hollywood Hotel, LA
  • MoonGoat Coffee, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Monday Funday, Hon-Dah Resort Casino, Pinetop, AZ
  • Mother's Day Mahyem, Flappers Comedy Club, Claremont, CA
  • My Laugher's Comedy Club, Pig 'N Whistle, Hollywood, CA
  • Natalie's Comedy Funhouse, Phyllis' Musical Inn, Chicago
  • New Blood Comedy, Namba Arts, Ventura, CA
  • The New Enlightenment Variety Show, Lilly's, Chicago
  • New Stuff, The Backline, Omaha, NE
  • Night of Wacked Out Comedy, VFW 5819, Lemont, IL
  • Niteshift Comedy Show, Belly Room, The Comedy Store, Hollywood, CA
  • Not So Black And White, Rick Bronson's House of Comedy, Phoenix, AZ
  • Oak Park Funnies, Connolly's Public House, Oak Park, IL
  • Off With Their Heads, The Pack Theater, LA
  • One Liners Only, The Comedy Crypt,Hollywood Hotel, LA
  • Out House Comedy (Zoom show)
  • Paper Hero's Comedy, Sherman Oaks, CA
  • The Perch, Hawks & Reed, Greenfield, MA (headlining>
  • pH Showcase, pH Theater, Chicago
  • Pigeon Jones, Treehouse The Clubhouse, Los Angeles, CA
  • Pop Up Comedy at Villa Wine Bar, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Potential Boyfriends, MCL Theater, Chicago
  • Prime Time Nine, WIP Theater, Chicago
  • Pussy Riot Comedy Show, Tao Comedy Studio, Los Angeles, CA
  • Queenfest, Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles
  • Rebels of Comedy, Sycamore Tavern, Hollywood, CA
  • Return of the Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood, CA
  • Rising Star Showcase, Zanies Old Town, Chicago
  • Roast Battle, The Comedy Store, Hollywood, CA, WINNER vs Steven Alan Green
  • Ron Lynch's Tomorrow, Dynasty Typewriter, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Ruby Standup Showcase, The Ruby, Hollywood, CA
  • Ruthless People Comedy Hour, Micky's, West Hollywood, CA/Hamburger Mary's, Hollywood, CA
  • Rusty Martini's Comedy Show, Racine Theatre Guild, Racine, WI (Hosting for Rocky LaPorte)
  • Rusty Martini’s Happy Hour, Hiawatha Bar & Grill, Sturtevant, WI
  • Salty AF, Two Bit Circus, Los Angeles, CA
  • San Diego Comedy Festival, Comedy Palace, San Diego, CA
  • SAUCE: A Comedy Show, DeSano Pizza, Los Angeles
  • Scott Nery's Boobie Trap, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Secret Comedy Club, Hollywood, CA
  • September Sparkle Show, Silver Spring Village, MD (online)
  • Set List at The Pack Theater, Los Angeles
  • The Set Up, The Beer Basement, San Francisco, CA
  • Seven Deadly Sins, Cafe Mustache, Chicago
  • Shit Hole, Chicago, Message for details
  • Singu-Hilarity, Stage Werx, San Francisco, CA
  • Show Us Your NOOBS, Rt. 66 Bar & Lounge, Hollywood Hotel, Los Angeles,
  • Short Attention Span Comedy Theatre, Flappers Yoo-Hoo Room, Burbank, CA
  • Sindicate Comedy Night, Larry's, Venice Beach, CA
  • Skybox Comedy at Legends, Long Beach, CA
  • A Slice of Comedy, DiCicco's in Old Town, Clovis, CA (headline)
  • Smokestake Brew Mishiwaka, IN
  • Smoochin Cuties, The Copper Still, Los Angeles
  • The Speakeasy (Headlining), Flappers Comedy Club Yoo Hoo Room, Burbank, CA
  • Spill The Beans Virtual Comedy Show (performer and showrunner)
  • The Spot on Broadway, Bradley, IL
  • Standemic! Comedy Competition
  • Standout Standup Comedy, Villa Wine Bar, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Still Here, Still Queer (host), The Playground, Chicago
  • Stir Crazy Comedy Club, Glendale, AZ
  • Strange Hour, Shakers on Clark, Chicago
  • Studio City Comedy Club, Seventy7 Lounge, Studio City, CA
  • Subtle Unicorn Show, Westside Comedy Theater, Santa Monica, CA
  • Sugar Rush, Second City West, Hollywood, CA
  • Sunday Comics, Gunwhale Ales, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Sunday Comix, Joe's Great American, Burbank, CA
  • Sunday Leftovers, The Improv Space, Westwood, CA
  • The Sunday Night show, Underground Lounge, Chicago
  • The Stevie Mack Show, Leimert Park, Los Angeles, CA
  • Sweet and Savory Comedy Show, Ocean View Bar and Restaurant, Montrose, CA
  • Sylvie’s Lounge, Chicago
  • Tao Comedy Studio Zoom Telethon, Los Angeles, CA
  • TAPE, The Clubhouse, Los Angeles, CA
  • Tarzana Underground,Petie’s Place, Tarzana, CA
  • Ten at the Store The Store, Chicago
  • Tetra9 Lounge, Denver, CO
  • That's Funny Niloo, Los Angeles, CA
  • Theater School Rejects, Flappers Yoo Hoo Room, Burbank, CA
  • Think Tank, Presented by Sara K Godot (Live on Facebook)
  • Stand-up @ The Six, Funny Girl Events, Calabassas, CA
  • This One Woman, Hopleaf, Chicago
  • Thecond Thursdays, Village Tavern, Long Grove, IL
  • Thursday Night Standup Comedy Showcase, The Annoyance Theater, Chicago
  • Thursday Funday, The Sand Dollar Lounge, Las Vegas, NV
  • Throwing Punches, A Simple Bar, Los Angeles, CA
  • Thursday Night Live improvised standup
  • TIT for TAT, Westside Comedy Theater, Santa Monica, CA
  • Titty Citty CD Release Party (host), At North Bar, Chicago
  • Timewarp Records, Venice, CA
  • Tomato Throw Show, Comedy Bar, Chicago
  • Topa Valley Winery, Ojai, CA
  • Town Hall Lounge, Loves Park, IL
  • Trinity Beer Garden, Providence, RI
  • The Tuesday Ten, Zanies Rosemont, IL
  • Tuxedo Cat Comedy, The Beauty Bar, Chicago
  • Ugly Stepchildren, West Side Comedy Theater, Santa Monica, CA
  • The Underwear Show, Center for Science & Wonder, Las Vegas, NV
  • The Undying Taco Open Mic (co-host) The Globe Pub, Chicago
  • Unrepped, Flappers Main Room, Burbank, CA
  • The Van Nuys Comedy Club, The Springbok, Van Nuys, CA
  • Ventura Harbor Comedy Club, Ventura, CA
  • The Virtual Comedy Show with Brad Tassell and Steve Goodie (Zoom show)
  • Weird Wild Comedy, Bar Lubitsch, Hollywood
  • Wish You Were Beer Open Mic (co-host) at Spyners Pub, Chicago
  • Wednesday Funnies, The Scene, North Hollywood, CA
  • World Series of Comedy (Boston satellite), Laughs Boston, Boston, MA
  • World Series of Comedy (Chicago satellite), Zanies, St. Charles, IL
  • World Series of Comedy (Phoenix satellite), House of Laughs, Phoenix, AZ
  • World Series of Comedy (Sacramento satellite), Laughs Unlimited, Sacramento, CA
  • The World's Best Laugh (Zoom show), hosted by Carol Newell
  • Yes Baby! Vintage Comedy Show, North Hollywood, CA
  • You Can't Strip To That (host), The Call, Chicago
  • You Had To Be There, Tao Comedy Studio, LA
  • You Kids Get Off My Lawn, Comedy Clubhouse, LA
  • Zoolarious, Zoo Bar, Lincoln, NE
  • Zoom Lagoon, Zoom show streamed live to Facebook

 

 

I’m a middle-age single woman who is definitely nobody’s mom. I’m your best nightmare: a fearless feminist with a sharp sense of irony who will challenge your assumptions about older women, while still relating to all ages. I’ve played bars, bookstores, basements, and barns, and whatever you’ve got, I’ll play there too. I have 16 years in comedy...not in a row. In my previous life I hosted a ton of shows and was just starting to feature when the 90s comedy boom ended.

I took a break from standup to go to the Second City Conservatory to study improvisation and sketch writing. I also studied at Annoyance Theater and ComedySportz, and bounced around doing a bunch of improv stuff.

Then in September of 2015 I had an epiphany and remembered I was a standup comedian. I moved from Chicago to LA and I'm now a regular at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, as host, performer and Zoom producer. I've hosted and featured all over, and even headlined a few places.

Oh and I'm competitive. I was in the top 16 of the World Series of Comedy in 2019 and 2020. In May 2019, I won 6th place in the San Diego Comedy Contest. In February 2019, I was a finalist in the U.S. Comedy Competition. In August 2018, I was a finalist in the Clean Comedy Challenge in Carson City, NV.


     

This is a résumé you can totally download.

For those of you into the media credits, I've been seen on TLC, IFC, NBC, CNN, ESPN, and What Not To Wear, and heard on
The Doctor Demento Show.

Want to know more? Read this interview in Voyage LA!

In my past life I played clubs and colleges across the midwest and east coast, including many great comedy clubs that don't exist anymore (including at least one that literally burnt down). I opened for Paula Poundstone, Gilbert Gottfried, Jake Johannson, and many non-alliterative comedians as well. How long ago? I once hosted a show with a young feature named Patton Oswalt. Yes, feature. It was a long time ago.