Arti Gollapudi is UNGLUED
Oct
18
6:30 PM18:30

Arti Gollapudi is UNGLUED

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Arti Gollapudi is UNGLUED. A night of comedy, music and general chaos

Arti Gollapudi (Vulture, HuffPost) performs a half hour or so of a variety of comedic acts including (but not limited to) screaming into a microphone, reading comedic poetry, and showcasing her Berklee College of Music degree by singing to karaoke tracks. Through comedy she will share her secrets of how to appear put together while simultaneously coming unglued. Hosted by Karolena Theresa, Featuring opening performances by Lillian Devane and Tooky Kavanagh

Arti Gollapudi - artigollapudi.com
Lillian Devane - lilliandevane.com
Karolena Theresa - karolenatheresa.com
Tooky Kavanagh

Doors at 6pm | Show at 6:30pm | 18+, under 18 with adult

More info and tickets at http://bit.ly/32QXXEg
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Diwali Party
Oct
27
6:30 PM18:30

Diwali Party

DIWALI PARTY

Come celebrate the Hindu Festival of Lights with a mix of the best South Asian Comedians and talent.

Hosted by Maya Deshmukh and Arti Gollapudiand

featuring: Aparna Nancherla, Hari Kondabolu, Pooja Reddy, Fareeha Khan, + MORE
PLUS Special guest from Bon Apetit: Priya Krishna



**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection
*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice.

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Boogie on the Brink
Jul
17
7:00 PM19:00

Boogie on the Brink

An exploration of a scatterbrained approach towards confronting trauma, relationships, and emotions while in isolation. Through comedy, music, and movement, Arti creates a narrative of clumsily learning how to deal with inner demons! Written, performed, and directed by Arti Gollapudi.

Featuring music by Tessa Skara and Miranda Kahn, puppet made by Ari Zeneli played by Tim Platt.

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Yourself, Your Body
Jul
1
8:00 PM20:00

Yourself, Your Body

Yourself, Your Body - 7:30pm Doors / 8:00pm Show

Hosted by Arti Gollapudi & produced by Amanda Justice, Yourself Your Body is a comedic variety show discussing our hearts, farts, strange parts, and minds with an aim to dismantle social binaries & the beauty standards of mainstream media through sharing stories & reclaiming space. This show is dedicated to the weird, the beautiful, the gross, and, ultimately, the human.

"Censor the body and you censor breath and speech at the same time. Write yourself. Your body must be heard."
- Helene Cixous, The Laugh of the Medusa**

FEATURING:
Jesse Roth
Andrés Govea
Jessica Henderson
+ MORE!

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The Biodiversity Jam
Nov
30
9:00 PM21:00

The Biodiversity Jam

Information

The Biodiversity Jam brings together a menagerie of New York’s funniest comedians to talk about the weirdest and wildest animals you GOTTA know.

Scientists have recently estimated that there are 1.5 million animal species. Scientists have also recently estimated that there are 1.5 million comedians living in New York City. Coincidence? We think not!
Join your host, Karen Chee (The New Yorker, McSweeney’s) for a zoological comedy show that will take you on a hilarious (and mind-blowing!) tour of the animal kingdom.

Doors: 9:00pm
Show: 9:30pm
Tickets: $10 adv / $12 door
21+
Please note this is a mixed seated and standing venue. Please arrive early for the best seats.

FEATURING:
Aaron Jackson (The Opposition)
Jes Tom (Time Out’s Comedians We’re Obsessed With)
Lorelei Ramirez (Comedy Central)
Peter Smith (The Bongo Hour)
Arti Gollapudi (Huffington Post, UCB)
Mike Ross (Scholastic)


ABOUT THE HOST:
Karen Chee is a writer/performer based in Brooklyn. She contributes regularly to The New Yorker, McSweeney’s, and Shondaland, and has also written for Catapult, Reductress, Splitsider, and Funny or Die. Around town, Karen does sketch comedy with Lo-Fi and improv with anyone who will let her.

REFUND POLICY: Tickets maybe be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.

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SPACE: A Queer Comedy Experience
Nov
30
8:00 PM20:00

SPACE: A Queer Comedy Experience

Need a couple of cuties to make you laugh and keep you warm during this cold cold season? Forget Netflix and Chill! Try SPACE and Chill. Come thru to Mad Tropical on November 30th for one of Brooklyn's finest stand-up comedy shows, starring our generations most promising queer comedians. It's an experience you won't want to miss.

Hosted by 
Andrés Govea
Walter Kelly
Kendall Payne

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Diwali Party!
Nov
1
7:30 PM19:30

Diwali Party!

Join Maya Deshmukh & Arti Gollapudi in an eclectic Diwali celebration featuring a diverse line up of Indian & South Asian performers. Arti & Maya will explore and unpack their experiences and general confusion of growing up brown in the ethereal land of Jersey. Join them in learning & celebrating India's festival of lights!
Proceeds will be going to Desis Rising Up and Moving (DrumNYC.org)

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Handmaid's Tale: The Musical
Oct
27
7:30 PM19:30

Handmaid's Tale: The Musical

  • John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A comical and cathartic parody of the Margaret Atwood novel and Hulu original series The Handmaid’s Tale. Set in 2028 Brooklyn, the show depicts modern millennials in a dystopian near future and the phone-less perils they must endure. A campy romp that finally gives the Handmaids some power and a voice, starring such characters as "Extremely Hot Nick," "Aunt Betsy DeVos," "Rory Gilmore," "Janine the One Eyed Bitch," and more. 


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Yourself, Your Body
Jul
17
7:30 PM19:30

Yourself, Your Body

Yourself, Your Body at Union Hall - Brooklyn
Featuring: Larry Owens, Karen Chee, Alise Morales, Morgan Miller, & Aminah Imani!
with videos & produced by Amanda Justice

Arti Gollapudi hosts a comedic variety show discussing our hearts, farts, strange parts, and minds with an aim to dismantle social binaries & the beauty standards of mainstream media through sharing stories & reclaiming space. This show is dedicated to the weird, the beautiful, the gross, and, ultimately, the human. 

"Censor the body and you censor breath and speech at the same time. Write yourself. Your body must be heard."
- Helene Cixous, The Laugh of the Medusa


Tickets: https://ticketf.ly/2LsAkbv

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The Roast of Your 15 Year Old self
Jul
14
10:00 PM22:00

The Roast of Your 15 Year Old self

NYC's favorite comedy show The Roast Of Your 15 Year Old Self is coming to Boston for one night only! 

Watch as a mix of some of NYC and Boston's funniest stand-ups roast the one person everyone loves to hate: themselves at 15!

With photos, old diary entries, and the occasional angst-filled musical number, The Roast Of Your 15 Year Old Self is a laugh riot guaranteed to make you feel better about all the embarrassing things you did as a teen.

This month featuring:
Arti Gollapudi
Bailey Edwards
Tooky Kavanagh
Pamela Ross

and your host Alise Morales

tickets available at: https://goo.gl/Lrch3x

$10!

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Old Ass Broadway: Live!
Jul
6
8:00 PM20:00

Old Ass Broadway: Live!

Old Ass Broadway: Live! at Union Hall - Brooklyn

A musical comedy variety show starring *real* Broadway legends you've never heard of. Watch (roommates/broadway legends/best friends) Betty Blanche and Crystal Rogers Sr. sing and dance their hearts out with musical numbers from never-before-seen Broadway shows like: "Not Drunk Anymore, Yet!," "White Thanksgiving", and Cole Porter's "Lion Queen". With guest appearances from funny Broadway friends and comedic legends!

FEATURING: 

Eric GersenIkechukwu UfomaduAmanda ShechtmanMatteo LaneArti GollapudiAlexandra Nader and more!!!!


Purchase: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1709559

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Comedy CUNT
Jun
21
7:00 PM19:00

Comedy CUNT

  • Bluestockings Bookstore, Café, & Activist Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

An evening featuring marginalized comedians from various communities each performing and sharing their own life experiences using comedy as a medium. Hosted by Arti Gollapudi this night will feature a diverse line up of stand up comedians, writers, character actors, etc in hopes to inspire dialogue about representation and build connections.

Featuring:
Dekunle
Maggie Widdoes
Calvin S. Cato
Rebecca Shortall
Lorena Russi Serna

Video from: 
Angel Yau 

& multimedia magic by Amanda Justice

http://bluestockings.com/event/comedy-cunt-collective-11/?instance_id=188789

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Handmaid's Tale: The Musical - Philadelphia Premiere
Jun
16
7:00 PM19:00

Handmaid's Tale: The Musical - Philadelphia Premiere

Following a recent string of sold out shows in NYC, PhilaMOCA presents the Philadelphia Premiere of HANDMAID'S TALE: THE MUSICAL, a comical and cathartic parody of the Margaret Atwood novel and Hulu original series. Set in 2028 Brooklyn, the show depicts modern millennials in a dystopian near future and the phoneless perils they endure.

Book & Lyrics by Marcia Belsky and Melissa Stokoski
Arranged and Accompanied by Fernanda Douglas

Cast:
Marcia Belsky (Offred)
Melissa Stokoski (Rory Gilmore)
Eudora Peterson (Aunt Betsy DeVos)
Drew Anderson (Extremely Hot Nick)
Farah Brook (Serena Joy)
Tim Platt (Commander Fred)
Karolena Theresa (Jax/OfJax)
Arti Gollapudi (Janine the One Eyed Bitch)
Isabel Martin Jr. (Gavroche)

Doors 7:00 PM / $15 advance / $18 day-of

PhilaMOCA
531 N. 12th Street
http://www.philamoca.org

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Comedy Benefit for Ocasio 2018 (w/ Usama Siddiquee+iftar served)
Jun
10
7:45 PM19:45

Comedy Benefit for Ocasio 2018 (w/ Usama Siddiquee+iftar served)

TIX: www.ocasio2018.com/standingroom

Please join us Sunday 6/10 at The Standing Room in Queens at 7:30 pm for an amazing lineup of comedians, featuring special headliner Usama Siddiquee! We will be gathering to laugh, eat (**iftar will be served!**), and learn more about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, an amazing progressive candidate running for Congress in Queens and the Bronx. Alexandria will be present, as well as some of NYC’s top comics! 

Also featuring:
Chanel Ali
Pedro Gonzalez
Arti Gollapudi
Yogi Paliwal
Suni Reyes

Get your tickets now; they'll sell out!
TIX: www.ocasio2018.com/standi
ngroom

-Alexandria and the rest of the Ocasio 2018 team

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Yourself, Your Body
Jun
5
7:30 PM19:30

Yourself, Your Body

Yourself, Your Body at Union Hall - Brooklyn

Featuring: Arti GollapudiNore DavisFareeha KhanJes TomKarolena Theresa & Mary Kate HegartyFree The Mind (Marcia Belsky & Matt Munro) & more! 
Video magic from & produced by Amanda Justice 

Arti Gollapudi hosts a comedic variety show discussing our hearts, farts, strange parts, and minds with an aim to dismantle social binaries & the beauty standards of mainstream media through sharing stories & reclaiming space. This show is dedicated to the weird, the beautiful, the gross, and, ultimately, the human. 

"Censor the body and you censor breath and speech at the same time. Write yourself. Your body must be heard."
- Helene Cixous, The Laugh of the Medusa


Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1683097

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Grandbaby
May
29
8:00 PM20:00

Grandbaby

Grandbaby is a glamorous free weekly comedy show brought to you by Mary Cella, Cara Weinberger, and Brian Bahe at Baby Grand Brooklyn. Join them every Tuesday night at 8pm in Greenpoint to catch some of New York’s best comedians!

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Take Two May 2018 Show
May
15
7:30 PM19:30

Take Two May 2018 Show

Take Two is a unique show where storytellers share one true story with two endings: one the way it actually happened, the other where they rewind time to make it all turn out differently. What happens when you take the other fork in the road, right the wrongs or wrong the rights, say what you could have said, do what you could have done, flip to a different page in the choose your own adventure? When the only thing between a storyteller and the perfect ending is the real ending, they bring it to Take Two. Co-hosted by Elana Lancaster and Harvey Katz.
www.taketwostorytelling.com

Tuesday, May 15th at C'mon Everybody (325 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn) 
Doors 7:15PM, show 7:30PM-9:00PM.

$5 to $10 suggested, no one turned away for lack of funds

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HANDMAID’S TALE: THE MUSICAL at The Bell House
Mar
8
8:00 PM20:00

HANDMAID’S TALE: THE MUSICAL at The Bell House

HANDMAID’S TALE: THE MUSICAL at The Bell House

Marcia Belsky and Melissa Stokoski present a comical and cathartic parody of the Margaret Atwood novel and Hulu original series The Handmaid’s Tale. Set in 2027 Brooklyn, the show depicts modern millennials in a dystopian near future and the perils they endure. It’s funny not sad ... we promise.

Marcia Belsky, Melissa Stokoski,Drew Anderson, Arti Gollapudi, Eudora Peterson, Sophie Santos, Karolena Theresa, Tim Platt, Greta Titelman

Accompanied by: Fernanda Douglas

TICKETS: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1641510

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Yourself, Your Body
Mar
6
9:00 PM21:00

Yourself, Your Body

"Censor the body and you censor breath and speech at the same time. Write yourself. Your body must be heard."
- Helene Cixous, The Laugh of the Medusa

Those of us who fall outside social binaries & the beauty standards of mainstream media are here to claim our space & share our stories. This show is dedicated to the weird, the beautiful, the gross, and, ultimately, the human. May our hearts, farts, strange parts, and minds forever be acknowledged in your narratives!!!!! 


FEATURING: 
Yedoye Travis
Chloe Koser
Nore Davis
Jordan Jensen
Becca Beberaggi

& back with video magic Amanda Justice

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Comedy CUNT
Feb
15
7:00 PM19:00

Comedy CUNT

An evening featuring marginalized comedians from various communities each performing and sharing their own life experiences using comedy as a medium. Hosted by Arti Gollapudi this night will feature a diverse line up of stand up comedians, writers, character actors, etc in hopes to inspire dialogue about representation and build connections.

 

Featuring: Sophie Santos, Pat Regan, Nayomi Reghay, Drew Anderson, & Milly Tamarez! 

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HANDMAID’S TALE: THE MUSICAL
Feb
10
to Feb 11

HANDMAID’S TALE: THE MUSICAL

Marcia Belsky and Melissa Stokoski present a comical and cathartic parody of the Margaret Atwood novel and Hulu original series The Handmaid’s Tale. Set in 2027 Brooklyn, the show depicts modern millennials in a dystopian near future and the perils they endure. It’s funny not sad ... we promise.

 

Featuring Marcia Belsky, Melissa Stokoski, Eudora Peterson, Sophie Santos, Karolena Theresa, Tim Platt, Greta Titelman, Drew Anderson, Arti Gollapudi, Accompanied by: Fernanda Douglas

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Yourself, Your Body
Feb
6
9:00 PM21:00

Yourself, Your Body

"Censor the body and you censor breath and speech at the same time. Write yourself. Your body must be heard."
- Helene Cixous, The Laugh of the Medusa

Those of us who fall outside social binaries & the beauty standards of mainstream media are here to claim our space & share our stories. This show is dedicated to the weird, the beautiful, the gross, and, ultimately, the human. May our hearts, farts, strange parts, and minds forever be acknowledged in your narratives!!!!! 


FEATURING: 
Jo Rosenthal
Sharon Spell
Daniel Lempert
Aminah Imani

& back with video magic Amanda Justice

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Side Ponytail: 2/5
Feb
5
8:00 PM20:00

Side Ponytail: 2/5

Side Ponytail is a FREE comedy show that takes place EVERY MONDAY at Friends and Lovers in Crown Heights from 8 -10pm.

We promote positivity and good times and scrunchies! 

Created by Carolyn Busa
Produced by Carolyn Busa, Julia Shiplett, Chelsea Taylor, Ben Wasserman and Emily Winter

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