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SASHEER ZAMATA PARTY TIME!

Aug 5, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

| $10
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Sasheer Zamata (SNL, This American Life) likes to party, spend time with friends and do shows. Watch her do all three of those things at the same time! There will be laughter, merriment, and probably a lot of booze.
Sasheer Zamata
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
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.
Jordan Carlos
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.
Michelle Buteau
Born in New Jersey to Caribbean parents, comedian/host/actress Michelle Buteau brings her unique perspective and big personality to stage and screen. As a comedian, she has toured the country performing at colleges, clubs, and festivals. Her television credits ENLISTED on FOX, Comedy Central’s KEY & PEELE and @MIDNIGHT. She is the co-host of BIG MORNING BUZZ LIVE on VH1, and most recently taped her half hour special for Comedy Central, which will premiere in September.
Video by Chioke Nassor
Chioke Nassor is a writer/director for film and television. He’s directed and co-written short films starring Steve Buscemi, Gina Gershon, Kieran Culkin, Charlyne Yi, Saturday Night Live’s Jay Pharoah and Vanessa Bayer, including “The Gina Gershon Sex Tape”. He’s worked for the three time Emmy Award winning production company, Goldfish Pictures, developing television shows and writing feature film scripts. Mr. Nassor is the co-writer of the feature film “The Exquisite Corpse Project” and the director for the recently completed TV on the Radio Documentary: Minor/Major.

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.

Details

Date:
Aug 5, 2015
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Website:
http://www.unionhallny.com/event/909177-sasheer-zamata-party-time-brooklyn/

Venue

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