Decolonize Your Mind

Decolonize Your Mind

Karen Chee, Larry Owens, Cody Wilkins, Youngmi Mayer, Ayo Edebiri, Celeste Yim, Arti Gollapudi

Sun · October 28, 2018

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

$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show

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. 

Decolonize Your Mind
Decolonize Your Mind
Decolonize Your Mind is the comedy variety show of your dreams! Come and laugh as everyone's favorite twins Larry Owens and Karen Chee host some of New York's funniest comedians...just for YOU!
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, and The Washington Post. Around town, Karen does sketch comedy with Lo-Fi and improv with anyone who will let her.
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.
Cody Wilkins
Cody Wilkins
Cody Wilkins got his start in comedy at Yale University where he allegedly majored in White People. Since then he's cut his teeth in his native city of Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and even Nashville. His thoughtful, envelope-pushing material and quick wit will make you laugh at society and then question it. Credits include writing for BET's The Rundown with Robin Thede.
Youngmi Mayer
Youngmi Mayer
Youngmi Mayer is a single mom and stand-up comic living in New York City. She hosts a monthly stand-up showcase at Honey's in Bushwick.
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.
Celeste Yim
Celeste Yim
Celeste Yim is a writer (JFL42, VICE, MTV) who has recently been named one of FLARE's Top 100 Canadian Women, a fellow at Second City, and "racist to whites" by a Twitter user.
Arti Gollapudi
Arti Gollapudi
Arti Gollapudi is a Brooklyn based performance artist who is currently getting her masters in Performance Studies at NYU. She curates & hosts Yourself, Your Body at UCB East and Comedy CUNT at Bluestockings Bookstore every other month. Recently, Arti curated a funhouse of rejection NO DICE featuring original artwork, installations, & other people's work as well centered around the feelings of desire, fear, repudiation, & acceptance.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/