The Ay Que Funny Sketch Comedy Show, conceptualized, written, directed and produced by Jesenia Bailey and Crystal Roman, will play five performances at the National Comedy Theater (347 West 36th Street, between 8 & 9 Avenue) Thursdays at 8pm, for five weeks starting May 6, 2010.
The Spanglish NYC based sketch comedy show encourages the love of comedy thru off-the-wall sketches, portrayed by a culturally diverse cast, both onstage and in film. Each show features guest performances, spotlighting dance, music, stand-up comedy, and anything else that tickles!
Ay Que Funny plays the following schedule:
- Thursday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
- Thursday, May 13 at 8 p.m.
- Thursday, May 20 at 8 p.m.
- Thursday, May 27 at 8 p.m.
- Thursday, June 3 at 8 p.m.
Tickets are $15 and are available online at BrownPaperTickets.com or by calling 1-800-838-3006. Tickets may also be purchased in-person at the National Comedy Theater (347 West 36th Street – Between 8th & 9th Aves.), 1 hour prior to the performance.
Bailey is a Nuyorican, Bronx native Comedienne/Actress/Writer/Performer/Director/Producer. She has performed stand-up comedy at various clubs throughout New York City, including the Laugh Factory & Carolines. She has also been acting in theater and film, performing both comedic and dramatic roles. In 2006, she cast in the inspirational feature film Gang Girl, in which she played a 16 year-old Bronx gang member trying to find her way out of gang life. In the film, The Big Wes, she was able to flex her comedic acting abilities by playing two very different roles.
Roman (Creator, Director, Performer) was born into an artistic family. Her great grandfather was a musician in the Duke Ellington band, and her uncle has played with Latin music legends the likes of the late Tito Puente, Santana, and Mark Anthony. She played the lead role in the film, A Weapon Most Unusual and recently completed production on the film Tangle Eye Blues. Last year, Roman wrote the play Black Latina about the lives of dark-skinned Latinas and African American Latinas. She is adapting the play into a feature film.
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