PERSISTICON III: THERE IS NO PLANET B

In support of Emily's List

PERSISTICON III: THERE IS NO PLANET B

Alex Borstein, Michelle Buteau, Carolyn Castiglia, Kerry Coddett, Ana Fabrega, Bunny Buxom, Model Majority Live, Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg

Sunday · May 5, 2019

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

$50 - $150

This event is 21 and over

*Lineup subject to change

Front Bar Opens at 5:30pm

Persisticon
Persisticon
PERSISTICON: Where Comedy, Art and Electing Feminists collide.
Alex Borstein
Alex Borstein
American actress, writer, producer and comedian, born 5 February 1973 in Highland Park, Illinois, USA.
Michelle Buteau
Michelle Buteau
Born in New Jersey to Caribbean parents, comedian/host/actress Michelle Buteau brings her unique perspective and big personality to stage and screen. Michelle's television credits include THE TICK, BROAD CITY, KEY & PEELE, ENLISTED on FOX, and the upcoming RUSSIAN DOLL for Netflix. She has had a stand-up special on Comedy Central, as well as an album called SHUT UP which was released on their label. Her latest special will be released on NETFLIX.

She was a featured comedian on the 2 DOPE QUEENS special for HBO and is currently producing and hosting LATE NIGHT WHENEVER, a talk show podcast for WNYC.
Carolyn Castiglia
Carolyn Castiglia
CAROLYN CASTIGLIA IS A STAND-UP COMEDIAN KNOWN FOR HER HILARIOUS RIFFING AND CROWD WORK, WILD STORYTELLING, AND HER INCREDIBLE ABILITY TO FREESTYLE RAP. CAROLYN HAS APPEARED ON VH1, MTV2, COMEDY CENTRAL, NBC, WE TV, LIFETIME, FYI, FOOD NETWORK, AND MORE. SHE WAS FEATURED NIGHTLY AS NICKMOM'S “ULTIMATE SPORTS MOM,” AND SHE IS A FREQUENT GUEST COMMENTATOR ON HLN.
SHE'S ALSO THE HOST AND CREATOR OF THE LIVE TALK SHOW, RIGHT NOW! WITH CAROLYN CASTIGLIA, WHICH RAN AT THE SLIPPER ROOMAND UNION HALL IN NEW YORK CITY, AND HAS AIRED ON BRIC TV.
CAROLYN REGULARLY PERFORMS ALL OVER NEW YORK, AT RENOWNED VENUES LIKE JOE’S PUB, SYMPHONY SPACE, ARS NOVA, UCB, THE CREEK AND THE CAVE, THE PIT, THE BELL HOUSE, AND LITTLEFIELD, IN ADDITION TO VARIOUS BARS AND CLUBS. INTERNATIONALLY, SHE HAS PERFORMED AT THE COMEDY CAFE IN AMSTERDAM AND AT THE EDINBURGH FRINGE.
FRINGE REVIEW PUBLICATION THREE WEEKS SAID, “CAROLYN CASTIGLIA WAS THE FUNNIEST FEMALE COMEDIAN I'VE SEEN AT THE FRINGE.”
HY BENDER OF HY REVIEWS SAYS, “CAROLYN CASTIGLIA IS ONE OF THE SHARPEST, QUICKEST, AND FUNNIEST COMICS IN NYC. IF YOU HAVEN'T SEEN CAROLYN ON STAGE, YOU OUGHTA.”
BEFORE SHE DIED, COMEDY LEGEND JOAN RIVERS CALLED CAROLYN “HYSTERICAL.” SO NOW CAROLYN CAN DIE HAPPY, TOO.
Kerry Coddett
Kerry Coddett

Kerry Coddett [Cah-dit] is a New York- based stand-up comedian, actress, and writer. Touted as “inimitable” by The Huffington Post and as “a rising star” by the Interrobang, she has also been featured in numerous publications, including Entertainment Weekly, Mic.com, Elite Daily, Splitsider, Elle.com, Buzzfeed, and Salon.


Kerry was a staff writer on Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas, which is produced by John Oliver and airs on HBO. She’ll appear on E!’s Funny Dance Show, which debuts this Spring. Kerry has appeared on season 2 of HBO’s Crashing, TruTV’s Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks, and has made appearances on BET's The Rundown with Robin Thede and performed stand up on 50 Central. She was the most frequent guest panelist on Comedy Central's The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, a reoccurring cast member on MTV’s Joking Off  and she’s also appeared on TruTV’s Comedy Knockout,  Huffington Post Live, and Essence Live.


Find our more on KerryCoddett.com

Ana Fabrega
Ana Fabrega
Ana Fabrega is a comedian in New York City. She performs at comedy venues and art spaces around the city. She was selected for Just For Laughs “New Faces: Characters” 2017 and for Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch” for the 2016 New York Comedy Festival. The New York Times describes Ana as “an inventive performer with a knack for off-kilter characters.”
Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg
Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg
Comedian, writer, and host of NPR's trivia show Ask Me Another.
Venue Information:
The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11215
http://www.thebellhouseny.com/