It's a Guy Thing

It's a Guy Thing

Catherine Cohen, Mitra Jouhari, Karen Chee, Taylor Garron, Ayo Edebiri, Dara Katz, Larry Owens

Sat · January 20, 2018

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$6 Advance / $8 Day of Show

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This event is 21 and over

**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.

*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice.

It's a Guy Thing
It's a Guy Thing
Mitra Jouhari, Catherine Cohen, and Patti Harrison 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.
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.
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.
Karen Chee
Karen Chee
Karen Chee is a comedy writer/performer who contributes regularly to The New Yorker, McSweeney's, and Splitsider. She has also written for Reductress, Shondaland, Funny or Die, CollegeHumor, and The Huffington Post. Around town, Karen does sketch comedy with Lo-Fi and improv with anyone who will let her.
Taylor Garron
Taylor Garron
Taylor Garron is a writer, actress, comedian, and weirdo based in Brooklyn, NY. She currently writes at Reductress, and has studied improv and sketch writing at Upright Citizen’s Brigade. Her TV/film/stage credits include “High Maintenance”, “She’s Gotta Have It”, “Let There Be Stuff”, “Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman”, and the PBS classic “ZOOM”. She recently played the lead role in the feature film “The Things We Do When We’re Alone”, which is being released in February. Her web series “Somebody’s Kid”, which she wrote, produced, and starred in, is currently in post-production. When not performing or writing, you can find her eating a burrito from this one specific truck in Williamsburg that doesn’t use the fact that she can’t eat cilantro against her.
Ayo Edebiri
Ayo Edebiri
Ayo is a Boston born, Brooklyn based comedian and writer. She wasn't good enough for the Celtics, but is making this work. She's performed in readings, musicals, and improv shows at places like UCB, the PIT, and Dixon Place. She's also appeared in videos for Refinery29 and Funny Or Die. She's in the sketch group Lo-Fi and currently works on The Rundown on BET as the Writers’ Assistant.
Dara Katz
Dara Katz
Dara Katz is a writer and comedian living in Brooklyn. She performs with UCB Maude team, What Would Do, and you can watch her series "The Place We Live," which she co-wrote and starred in, on IFC Comedy Crib (http://www.ifc.com/comedy-crib/the-place-we-live).
Larry Owens
Larry Owens
Larry is a performer, writer, director, and comedian residing in New York City.

He is a staff writer on upcoming TruTV show Paid Off, where the winner of each show will receive full student loan debt relief. Awesome!

Larry recently completed his first feature film, To Dust, opposite Matthew Broderick. Named one of TimeOutNY's "comedians we're obsessed with " Larry studied drama and improvisation at the School at Steppenwolf.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/