It's A Guy Thing

It's A Guy Thing

Kate Berlant, Mitra Jouhari, Catherine Cohen, Patti Harrison, Joe Pera, Peter Smith, Max Wittert, Hallie Cantor, Dan Licata

Fri · July 8, 2016

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

$6 Advance / $8 Day of Show

Tickets at the Door

This event is 21 and over

It's a Guy Thing
It's a Guy Thing
Mitra Jouhari, Patti Harrison, and Catherine Cohen are three gals who just don't get "guy stuff." They've invited some of the best comedians around town to give them lectures on guy stuff so that they can finally fit in.
Kate Berlant
Kate Berlant
Based in Brooklyn, Kate Berlant performs across the country and was recently profiled in the New York Times. She was named as one of Comedy Central’s Top Ten Comics to Watch in 2013 and has performed in festivals such as the New York Comedy Festival, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, and the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival. She was recently named by Splitsider as one of the Top 10 Up-And-Coming Comedians and was named by Time Out New York as one of the “Three Comics to Watch” in 2012. She was commissioned by The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles to make work for their online channel and just completed an international tour opening for musician Father John Misty.
Mitra Jouhari
Mitra Jouhari
Mitra Jouhari is a writer/comedian who lives in Brooklyn. Upcoming projects include an Adult Swim pilot called "Three Busy Debras" (which she co-wrote, co-starred, and co-produced with Sandy Honig and Alyssa Stonoha), writing for "High Maintenance" on HBO, and co-starring in the independent feature "F1", directed by Shahrzad Davani. She has written for "Miracle Workers" on TBS, "The President Show" on Comedy Central, and prior to that was a staffer at "Full Frontal w/ Samantha Bee" on TBS. TV/Film Credits include: "The Big Sick", "Broad City", "Friends From College", "Full Frontal", as well as videos for the New Yorker, IFC, Comedy Central, Above Average, Refinery29's RIOT, and more. Her writing has appeared in the LA Review of Books, American Bystander, McSweeney's, Reductress, Flaunt Magazine, Reality Beach, Splitsider, and Rookie. She co-hosts the monthly live show "It's a Guy Thing" at Union Hall. She is from Ohio which is why she is nice.
Catherine Cohen
Catherine Cohen
Catherine Cohen is a comedian, actor, voiceover artist, and poet living in Brooklyn. She performs on a house team at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and hosts the monthly variety show It's A Guy Thing at Union Hall, which was listed as one of Paste Magazine’s “10 Best Alt Comedy Shows in New York City." Her work has been featured on Splitsider, The New Yorker, The Huffington Post, New York Mag's The Cut, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and The New York Comedy Festival. Follow her @catccohen for tweets and Instagram poetry.
Patti Harrison
Patti Harrison
Patti Harrison is a comedian, actor, and writer living in Brooklyn, NY. Her television credits include appearances on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon", "Broad City", and TBS's "Search Party". She is also featured in Paul Feig's upcoming film "A Simple Favor". Her work can also be seen on MTV, Comedy Central, Billboard.com, VICELAND, Conde Nast's "The Scene", and Seriously.TV. She's been called "Upsettingly funny" by Time Out New York, and featured in write-ups in The New York Times, Vulture, Splitsider, A.V Club, Paste Magazine, and more. She cohosts the monthly live comedy show "It's a Guy Thing" at Union Hall. She is tarnsgarnder!!!!!
Joe Pera
Joe Pera
Joe Pera is an actor and writer, known for The Pancake Breakfast Critic (2014), Joe Pera Talks with You (2018) and The Perfect Week (2014).


Photo by Mandee Johnson
Peter Smith
Peter Smith
Peter is a non-binary trans person making their way through showbiz.
Max Wittert
Max Wittert
Max Wittert is a comedian and cartoonist from LA. His work has been featured on Buzzfeed and in The New Yorker. He has produced a short cartoon for Nickelodeon, and has a recurring role in the HBO show High Maintenance. Max is the co-host of the monthly show Get Reel at Spectacle Theater in Brooklyn, and hosts the podcast So Fashionating.
Hallie Cantor
Hallie Cantor
Hallie Cantor is a writer and comedian based in Brooklyn, NY. She has written for Comedy Central’s Inside Amy Schumer and NBC's Maya and Marty in Manhattan. She is a frequent contributor to The New Yorker’s Shouts & Murmurs section and has also written for CollegeHumor, the Hairpin, Splitsider and McSweeney's.
Dan Licata
Dan Licata
Dan Licata is a NYC-based comedian and one of the co-hosts of Dan + Joe + Charles Show. He is one of the writers of Joe Pera Talks With You on Adult Swim, and previously co-wrote Joe Pera Helps You Find the Perfect Christmas Tree. He’s made appearances on Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Chris Gethard Show, and has made several videos for JASH. He is currently working to achieve his high school diploma.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/