Pop Show

Pop Show

Ziwe Fumudoh, Aaron Jackson, Marcia Belsky, Fareeha Khan, X MAYO, Gaby Hornig

Fri · March 15, 2019

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

Pop Show
Pop Show
Ziwe is a "pop star". She's invited some of the city's best comedians to perform original pop songs (and pop presentations!) so they can be "pop stars" together.
Ziwe Fumudoh
Ziwe Fumudoh
Ziwe Fumudoh is a writer at The Rundown with Robin Thede. She has a web series called Baited with Ziwe. Her jokes have been featured in The Onion, Above Average, and Reductress. Additionally, her tweets have appeared in Buzzfeed, CNN, Cosmopolitan, The Fader, NPR, NYMAG, and the New York Times.
Aaron Jackson
Aaron Jackson
Aaron Jackson is an actor, writer and comedian based in New York. Currently at UCB, you can see Aaron in 'Fucking Identical Twins: A Musical,' which he co-wrote. He also performs improv every Saturday night with his team WHAT I DID FOR LOVE. Previous UCB credits include 'Erik Dies, You're Stupid and We Hate You,' a show he co-wrote and co-starred in, Harold Night (Sandino, Salmon Diane), Maude Night, Newsadoosies, the UCB Touring Company, and the now defunct, world-famous 3 For All competition, a show he proudly co-hosted with perennial favorites, Big Fat Fatties.
Marcia Belsky
Marcia Belsky
Marcia Belsky is a New York City based stand-up comedian, musician and writer. In 2014, she was a semifinalist in the NBC StandUp For Diversity competition, and her web series Couch House was an official selection in the 2015 New York Television Festival. Currently, she performs stand up regularly around the New York area and has contributed to the popular satirical website Reductress. She is the lead singer of the "radical" feminist band Free the Mind and her project The Headless Women of Hollywood has been featured on Funny or Die, USA Today, Buzzfeed, Guys We F***cked, AV Club, E!News and more.
Fareeha Khan
Fareeha Khan
Fareeha Khan is a comedian, writer, actor, and artist based in NYC. She has written for MTV Decoded and Reductress, and she was part of the Riot x TBS Comedy Writers Lab last year. She has appeared in comedy shorts for Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central, and Funny or Die. She has performed on some of the best shows in the city, including Butterboy, Comedians You Should Know, Asian AF, and more. You can see her performing stand up and characters regularly around town or at one of the shows she hosts: The 'Sup Show at Caveat and OutCasts at Union Hall. She also does improv with her pal Rachel Kaly at a fun and insane two-prov show called Twins F*cking. Her web series Ronnie Luvs Comedy is available on the internet. In it, she plays a teenage boy named Ronnie, which she got the "Best Actress" award for at Quickie Fest IV because I guess she's good at playing a teenage boy. She hails from Pakistan and also somehow Virginia.
X MAYO
X MAYO
X is a performer, writer, and taco expert. She hails from the City Of Angels and currently resides in New York City. She has studied at UCB since 2015. X is the creator and host of "Who Made The Potato Salad?, where a comedy show made in 24 hours, happens at a popping a** party. Known to sell-out, Who Made The Potato Salad only stars people of color and always includes a DJ, twerking and amazing comedy! You can also catch X on the Facebook Series "Strangers." X loves improvising with her team "Take It Personal" lead by Cipha Soundz. X is also on Harold Night with her house team "Too Damn Much" X is obsessed with 90's black sitcoms and in her mind she is Khadijah James. You can follow X on IG -@80dollarsandasuitcase
Gaby Hornig
Gaby Hornig
Gaby Hornig is an actor, singer, and comedian based in New York. He has appeared at theaters such as the Shakespeare Theatre Company (Romeo & Juliet, The Tempest), Williamstown Theatre Festival (The Comedy of Errors), and The Flea (The Mysteries), and has performed solo cabaret shows at Feinstein's/54 Below and The Duplex. He also writes original comedic songs, which he can be found performing at comedy shows around the city.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/