Rent Party

Rent Party

Sasheer Zamata, Ryan Beck, Jake Head, Alison Leiby, Dina Hashem, Kenice Mobley, Farah Brook, Yedoye Travis

Wed · March 21, 2018

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

$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show

Cancelled

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. 

Rent Party
Rent Party
Rent Party is a improvised music and stand up show that’s about as much fun as you can fit into one place. Yedoye Travis, Farah Brook and the backing band, The Original Lineup, invite New York’s best comedians to tell jokes and stories set to some of the best music in the city.

Rent Party: Ep 2 w/Kenny DeForest, Shalewa Sharpe, Will Miles

Sasheer Zamata
Sasheer Zamata
Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress, writer and was a cast member on Saturday Night Live from January 18, 2014 until May 20, 2017.” She has appeared on TBS’s “People of Earth,” Amazon’s “Transparent,” Comedy Central’s “Inside Amy Schumer,” "Bojack Horseman," Seeso’s “Night Train with Wyatt Cenac,” and has voiced the role of “Maise” in Nickelodeon’s “Albert” and appears in the upcoming features, "Sleight" and "Deidra & Laney Rob A Train.” She also serves as ACLU's Celebrity Ambassador for Women's Rights. Her one-hour standup comedy special, "Pizza Mind" debuted on March 30th on SeeSo.
Ryan Beck
Ryan Beck
Ryan Beck has appeared on MTV’s Girl Code, Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and been a guest on The Bob and Tom Show, and Sirius XM. As a writer, he’s contributed to the Comedy Central Roasts of Bob Saget, Roseanne Barr and James Franco, The Road to Roast Battle, and has also written, produced and starred in the interactive short film "We Need To Talk" (www.wntt.tv).
Jake Head
Alison Leiby
Alison Leiby
Alison Leiby is a comedian and writer in New York. She hosts "It's a Long Story" at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, a stand-up and storytelling show that's been running for over two years. Her writing has appeared in McSweeney's, VICE, The Hairpin, and many other publications. She co-authored the two parody ebooks Lean Over: Women, Work, and Women's Work and Marry Smart OR DIE. You can find her performing around the city when she isn't busy looking at her phone.
Dina Hashem
Dina Hashem
Dina Hashem first tried stand-up by auditioning for the 2010 New Jersey Comedy Festival at Rutgers University. After winning 1st place, she continued to pursue comedy and has since been performing regularly at clubs including New York Comedy Club, Caroline's, Comic Strip Live, Broadway Comedy Club, and The Stress Factory.
Dina's style involves a subdued delivery with dark observations about her life and cultural upbringing. She has performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Boston Comedy Festival, Limestone Comedy Festival, and Burbank Comedy Festival, and has been on popular NYC shows including UCB's Whiplash and Wyatt Cenac's Night Train. Her writing has also been featured on Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, and TV Land websites.
Kenice Mobley
Kenice Mobley
Kenice Mobley is a standup comedian and filmmaker who splits her time between Boston and New York.

Kenice performs stand up comedy around the country and participated in the Women in Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival this year. She recently performed on the Two Dope Queens show and appeared on two episodes of Laughs on FOX. She hosts Person About Town, an interview and relationship podcast available as part of the Women In Comedy Podcast Network.
Farah Brook
Farah Brook
Farah Brook hopes to heal you through the art form of comedy. Her work has been featured in Time Magazine, NY Times, HuffPo, People Magazine, Vulture and more. Farah is the creator and host of the critically acclaimed podcast Psychic Hotline. She is a contributing writer for Reductress and plays Serena Joy in the parody Handmaid's Tale The Musical. Follow her online @farahbrook and please respect that she is verified.

Check out her solo show FARAH BROOK: I'M NOT THAT GIRL coming to Union Hall on November 14th.
Yedoye Travis
Yedoye Travis
Yedoye Travis is a stand up comedian, writer, and actor from Atlanta, GA. In 2017 he was named a New Face at the Montreal Just For Laughs festival, during which he opened for W. Kamau Bell and taped for Kevin Hart's LOL Network. He has since appeared on Search Party, Comedy Central, and Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and contributed content for MTV. He has also performed at the Hell Yes and Bridgetown Comedy festivals and appeared on the fourth season of Coming to the Stage. His debut album, OK, produced by Comedy Dynamics, was released on January 12th, 2018.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/