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Right NOW! with Carolyn Castiglia: The FAT Episode!

Aug 18, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| $10
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Right NOW! with Carolyn Castiglia
A live talk show with a live band hosted by a live wire

Thursday, August 18 at 8 pm
Doors at 7:30

Union Hall
702 Union Street, Brooklyn

Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 at the door

Purchase: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1262343

The FAT Episode!

Panelists Elna Baker (This American Life’s “Tell Me I’m Fat” episode), Steffany Allen Fashion and Wardrobe Stylist (plus-size stylist), Trish Nelson (BanterGirl) and Kerryn Feehan (fresh off a controversial appearance on My Big Fat Fabulous Life) have a big conversation about body image, fat-shaming, fashion, weight loss, and more!

Burlesquer and Body Love Activist Lillian Bustle (TEDx, host of The Body PosCast) performs!

Special Guest competitive eater and rapper Badlands Booker (Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest) teaches us how to eat hot dogs LIKE A CHAMPION!

Featuring Stand-Up Guest Pat Brown (BET’s Comic View, Laughs on Fox, Named Best Female Comic at the Las Vegas Comedy Festival)

…and more games and surprises! Plus, as always, featuring Katie Hartman (Skinny Bitch Jesus Meeting) and the music of Rebecca Vigil and The Righteous NOW!

Hosted by Carolyn Castiglia (MTV, VH1, HLN)

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Show site: http://www.rightnowckc.tumblr.com

Union Hall link: http://www.unionhallny.com/event/1262343-right-now-carolyn-castiglia-brooklyn/

“A heady mix of stand-up comedy, music and conversation, Right NOW! is refreshingly self-aware and just the right amount of raw. Rebecca Vigil leads the house band and is both hilarious and an amazingly accomplished improvisational singer who complements Castiglia’s equally hilarious and incredibly quick-witted hosting style. No, really—I’ve rarely seen anyone as quick on their feet as Castiglia, and it works beautifully with the tone and pace of the show.” – A Women’s Thing

Details

Date:
Aug 18, 2016
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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Website:
http://tiny.cc/rightnowckc

Venue

Union Hall
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY , NY 11215 United States
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Phone:
718-344-8962