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SASHEER ZAMATA PARTY TIME!
Aug 5, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm| $10
Saheer Zamata is an actress, writer, and comedian living in NYC and is currently a featured player on Saturday Night Live. After graduating from the University of Virginia with a degree in Drama, she moved to New York in 2009 and began performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. Her work has been featured in Jezebel, Hairpin, Vulture, Think Progress, Clutch Magazine, Time Out New York and The New York Times. She’s done stand up at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the Great American Comedy Festival, the Letterman Showcase in the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch Showcase, and has opened for John Mulaney and the Bonnaroo365 tour. Cosmo also listed her as a comic to watch. She has performed in online videos for Jest and College Humor that have been featured on the Today Show and Jezebel. She wrote and performed in a webseries for The Cooking Channel, called Fodder. She co-starred in The Cooking Channel’s Back In Time for Thanksgiving special. She also appears in sketches on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell on FX, and Inside Amy Schumer on Comedy Central. And you can occasionally see her in commercials for Target, Verizon Wireless and NY Lotto.
Phoebe Robinson is a standup comedian, a writer for Fuse’s White Guy Talk Show, and creator of the Blaria blog, podcast, webseries, and live show with The Daily Show’s Jessica Williams. Phoebe has appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Broad City, Last Comic Standing, HuffPoLive, and Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. As a writer, she has contributed to Glamour, xoJane, the New York Times, Bitch, Vanity Fair, among others.
Star and resident nerd of MTV’s “Guy Code,” “Girl Code,” and “Guy Court”, Jordan Carlos has officially become “that dude from that thing.” Jordan’s other credits include Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” “The Colbert Report,” “Nurse Jackie,” and the “Broad City” series produced & directed by Amy Poehler. College Humor’s go-to Obama, Jordan can also be counted on for a presidential impression with over a million YouTube clicks and counting.
Chioke has been honored with a Sesame Workshop Television Writing Fellowship and The Jesse Thompkins III Foundation Artist Grant for writing and directing. He is a member of the Writers Guild of America and holds a bachelor of fine arts from New York University in film and television with a minor in political science (and mentions it only because it makes him sound mildly smarter.)
He is currently writing and directing for Late Night with Seth Meyers and his feature film How to Follow Strangers is being distributed by Film Buff on March 25th.