Friday, October 13th
This highly curated festival aims to showcase a broad range of styles and perspectives among women in comedy while guaranteeing that every show , and every performer, delivers top notch comedy.
LOCATION: Vanport Stage at Curious Comedy Theater 2nd Venue
All Jane favorite Riley Silverman returns to co-headline with dynamo Steph Tolev.
HEADLINER: Riley Silverman, Steph Tolev
FEATURING: Reece Cotton, Katie McCarthy, Sarah Burrows, Mona Shaikh, Natalie Holt
HOST: Coor Cohen
A Los Angeles resident with deep midwestern roots, the dark yet silly comedy of Riley Silverman has been seen on Seeso's Take My Wife and Comedy Central's Not Safe with Nikki Glaser. Her debut comedy album, Intimate Apparel, was a #1 best seller on Amazon. Riley is the head writer for the International Waters comedy panel show podcast, has posed as a body diversity model for the fashion brand ModCloth, and was also listed as one of 10 Women Comedians Who Smash the Patriarchy by The Culture Trip.
Steph Tolev is a stand up and sketch comedian from Toronto currently residing in LA. Her unique brand of absurd and personal comedy has made her an audience favorite across North America both on stage and on television. As a stand up, Steph has done the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and featured in a TV Gala as well being part of the Homegrown competition in 2014. She was one of the 42 with her sketch duo Ladystache in the Just For Laughs 42 festival in Toronto. During JFL42 she was also a finalist for Sirius XM Radio's Next Top Comic competition and featured on Andy Kindler's Alternative show. She was well-received at the acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe Fest, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, San Fran Sketch Fest, Big Sky Festival, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver Sketch Fests, as well as North By North East. Steph won the award for Best Female Stand Up at the Canadian Comedy Awards in 2015 and was nominated for her sketch troupe. Her first stand up album "Hot N' Hungry" hit number one on itunes and was listed top five comedy albums of 2016 by Exclaim.
Online ticket sales close 1 hour prior to showtime.