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BCAF Sat 1130PM - StandUp Comedy Showcase featuring Dekunle, Kate Sisk, Mat...

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The 2017 Boston Comedy Arts Festival covers 5 days, 3 stages, and features Improv, Sketch, and StandUp Comedy.

Saturday, September 9 at 11:30pm
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Dekunle

Brooklyn, NY

Dekunle is a writer, comedian, and composer living in Brooklyn, NY. His films Napkins (2013) and The Recipe (2014) premiered at the Lighthouse International Film Festival. His one-man musical, Dekunle Wants To Die opened at the Peoples Improv Theater in Spring 2017. His humor book Private Consumption was published in 2014 and is available on Amazon. He performs stand-up around the country.

Kate Sisk

New York, NY

Kate Sisk is a New York City based comedian, improviser, and writer. She's performed stand up at festivals, colleges, and fundraisers throughout the Northeast. You can see her improvise at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, and can find her jokes on Funny or Die and the Onion. Kate is originally from Massachusetts and now lives in Brooklyn. Her stand up covers a range of topics from teaching preschoolers to having a cool younger brother, but she is best known for her queer feminist material. Her comedy podcast for LGBT teens is Your Voice Is So Funny.

Matt Dundas

Washington, DC

Matt Dundas is a Washington, DC-based stand-up comic. He has appeared at lots of comedy clubs, competitions and festivals across the United States. Matt’s brand of humor is a smooth mix of marital and parental observations with astute nods to the decay of modern civilization and all freaking human decency.Matt’s work has appeared in the Washington Post and his award-winning political videos have been distributed by MoveOn and others.

Melissa Diaz

New York, NY

Equally charming and hilarious, Bronx native Melissa Diaz wields her sharp wit to tackles everything from the patriarchy to the price of cigarettes. A unique and rising talent in the New York City comedy community, she's a regular at Caroline’s on Broadway, was a finalist at the 2016 She-Devil Comedy Festival and a semi-finalist in 2017's March Madness Comedy Competition at Caroline's on Broadway. If only she could stop losing her phone.

Mike Cotayo

New York, NY

Mike Cotayo is a quick witted disabled comedian who shares laughter to help you forget about your worries, and the dead bodies vin your baserment. Mike's high-energy performances and quick wit have been captivating audiences for many years. Once he steps onstage all bets are off. He easily feeds off of the crowds energy. No one, not even Mike, knows what's going to come out of his mouth. He has been dubbed 'The Paula Poundstone of his Comedy Generation,' less for his drinking problem, and more for his spontaneity with audiences.When Mike was asked to perform on The Cringe Humor Show at The Laugh Factory in Times Square, it created a ripple effect that is still going strong. As a result of this show his work has been sold on iTunes, and he was aked to co-write a screenplay based on a stand up comedian with a disability. He also garnered many other opportunities such as performing on Shock Jock Radio Shows "Opie & Anthony" and "Howard Stern TV" He was also featured on Comcast Television's "Your Morning Philadelphia." His Jokes have been featured in Love's Funny That Way; Squeaky Clean Comedy; and Filthy, Funny and Totally Offensive. He was also featured in an article in "Advance Magazine," alongside Last Comic Standing winner Josh Blue.

Tina Friml

Burlington, VT

Tina Friml is an emerging comedian from Burlington, Vermont, who brings comedy and disability together with the belief that both would greatly benefit with representation from the other. Using animated optimism on her own disability, yet fearless honesty about the social assumptions that come with it, she befriends audiences of all sorts with her eccentric style, off-beat mind, and charmingly unexpected philosophy acquired through her unique circumstances.

Wally Baram

New York, NY

Wally Baram is a 19 year old Mexican-Syrian writer/comedian living in New York City. Still very much in the process of growing up, Wally brings a unique perspective on the strange banalities of entering the adult world from someone still very much learning. Jumping between Mexican and Middle-Eastern households during her youth, her work also sheds light on two extraordinarily relevant cultures, as well as growing up with a strong multi-cultural identity. A new face in comedy, Wally has performed stand up comedy all over Los Angeles and New York City.



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Given the ridiculously fun and unpredictable nature of improv, we can't guarantee age appropriateness (every audience gives different suggestions); we recommend Mainstage for those who enjoy PG-13 comedy. If possible profanity and riskier subject matter isn't your thing or you'd prefer not to enable your kids' uncouth tendencies, we highly recommend the Family Show and All Access Improv.



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