Brooklyn Comedy Marathon: Fierce, Funny, and Feminist
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor
Comic Erica Watson hosts a night of culture-shifting comedy that puts female-identified and gender-nonconforming comedians at the forefront. This marathon evening features the funniest feminist stand-up performers in the greater NYC area, including Myka Fox, Raquel D’Apice, Sue Funke, Lois Thompson, Jes Tom, Gladys Simon, Marie Faustin, Del Harrison, Ravanessa, Carolyn Castiglia, Joanne Filan, Christina Ghalston, Sydnee Washington, Yamanieka Saunders, Joanna Briley, Kerry Coddett, and Karith Foster. The laughs continue with improv sets by Affirmative Action and Girls with Brown Hair. Featuring a panel discussion among fierce comedic writers Bonnie McFarlane, Leighann Lord, Janell James, Lane Moore, Karith Foster, and Rhonda Hansom. Also includes Marina Franklin's killer podcast, Friends Like Us, with Hadiyah Robinson, Pat Brown, and Subhah Agarwal.