What A Joke: A Stand Up Benefit For The ACLU! w/ Emily Winter, Jenn Welch, Janeane Garofalo, Nikki Glaser, Subhah Agarwal, Kerry Coddett, Martin Urbano, Petey DeAbreu, and More!
16 & over
WHAT A JOKE is a nationwide comedy festival formed in response to the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States. Shows will take place in 29 cities over inauguration weekend (Jan 19 - 21) with all proceeds benefiting The American Civil Liberties Union. For complete list of cities, lineups, photos, and details, visit whatajokefest.com and follow @whatajokefest on social media.
Admission includes drink
Emily Winter is a comedian and writer in Brooklyn. She writes for TV Land, was a staff writer for Come Here And Say That on the Fusion network, and is an NBC Late Night Writers Workshop script judge. Her parody twitter accounts @Feminist_Bro and @TrumpFeminist have been written about on Someecards, Bustle, Hello Giggles, and The Frisky. Emily's standup has been profiled in The Miami New Times, and she's performed in The Cape Fear Comedy Festival, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival, Out of Bounds Comedy Festival, and others. Emily is thrilled to co-produce WHAT A JOKE: A National Comedy Fest Supporting the ACLU, taking place in over 25 cities on Inauguration Day Weekend.
Jenn Welch is a comedian / writer / improvisor based in Brooklyn, NY. She’s the host of The Half-Hour Hour at The Creek and the Cave, and the co-creator of The Stand-Up Showdown, a bracket-style stand-up tournament that’s taken place in Manhattan, Queens, Boston, and Memphis. Her sketches have been performed at Second City LA, the iO West, and The People’s Improv Theater. She is a veteran improv house team member at The PIT and works as an improv instructor at The PIT Comedy School. Her stand-up has been featured in the Memphis Comedy Fest, the Cinder Block Comedy Fest, and the New York Comedy Fest. She is proud to be the co-founder and co-producer of WHAT A JOKE: A National Comedy Fest Supporting the ACLU, taking place in over 25 cities on Inauguration Day Weekend.