That One (Careless) Night bringing big laughs to Jersey City
Our comedy series featuring funny femmes is back.
Watch as local fave Fran Castro takes the stage, In Full Color star Nancy Méndez-Booth makes her comedy debut, and two new comics, Neha Kallianpurkar and Lilly Anderson, join the IFC fam.
Here's a bit about our upcoming comics.
Some basic facts about our new comic, Lilly! -- Lilly Anderson: Bartender. 32. Jersey City resident for 7 years. Huge fan of comedy. Finally took the leap at an open mic earlier this year. HERE WE GO…
Francesca “Fran” Castro is a Dominican-American actress and standup comedian from Jersey City, New Jersey. She has performed in places like Broadway Comedy Club. She has also performed for Comedy Therapy’s Pro Shows and she even hosts open mics for them! Recently, she has had multiple spots at the 2022 Turnpike Comedy Festival. She’s a member of the south sound improv team and has appeared in a sketch comedy show “A Sketch of New York”
Neha Kallianpurkar is a Brooklyn based stand up comedian and sketch writer-director. Her brand of humor is absurdly observational. Neha's sketches have been featured in NYC Sketch Fest and she's written both live and digital sketches for the sketch collective Boogiemanja for over 4 years. Recently, Neha performed stand up at the Broadway Comedy Club. On her down time, Neha watches HBO with her elderly pug, Beans. You can find them both on Instagram @NehaKualaLumpur.
Nancy Méndez-Booth: Artist. Puerto Rican descent. NYC-born. JC-based. Winner of the JCAC 2020 Literary Arts award. Publications include Poets & Writers, Latina, Salon, OZY, VIDA.org, and the Latina Outsiders: Remaking Latina Identity anthology. Performances include Cornelia Street Café, The Moth, In Full Color, Hear Her Call Caribbean-American Women’s Theater Festival, Midtown International Theatre Festival. Alum of Rutgers-Newark (MFA, MA), Amherst College (BA), Vermont Studio Center, Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, Blue Mountain Center, and NJ Women Playwrights Program. Currently completing her fiction manuscript, The Mother Land. Actively seeking representation. Follow on social media to keep up with events, performances, and publications.
Join us for That One (Careless) Night on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 8 pm at P.S. Wine Bar, basement of Pet Shop Bar, 193 Newark Ave. Free entry, donations encouraged. RSVP on Eventbrite.