Comedian Rhonda Hansome To Be Featured @ Black Women In Comedy Laff Fest
Actor / comedian Rhonda "Passion" Hansome, (SiriusXM "John Fugelsang's Tell Me Everything) will be featured at the upcoming Black Women In Comedy (BWIC) Laff Fest live comedy showcases (bwiclaffFest.com) set for June 16- 20, 2021 in New York City. Rhonda will headline BWIC Laff Fest's "Acid Tongue" event with host Hollie Harper on Friday, June 18 @ 8:00pm (EST) at Friends and Lovers, a bar - performance/community space located in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Friends and Lovers is located at 641 Classon Avenue (between Dean and Bergen Streets). Telephone # (917) 979-3060. Tickets are $15.00 plus a $2.12 fee and there is a two-item minimum. The show is for ages 21 (ages 15-20 with parent or legal guardian) and ID is required. Take the #3 subway to Eastern Parkway or "C" to Franklin Avenue. The venue adheres to current COVID safety guidelines, masks are required and only pairs of seats will be sold for each of the the performances. Born and raised in Brooklyn, Hansome has appeared on numerous TV shows including Louie, Saturday Night Live, Caroline's Comedy Hour, Stand-Up Spotlight, Arsenio Hall, Evening at the Improv, Showtime at the Apollo and The Joan Rivers Show. She is an Outstanding Comedian BackStage Bistro Award winner who was the comedy opening act for Anita Baker, Diana Ross, Aretha Franklin, Smokey Robinson, Jackie Mason and The Pointer Sisters. Rhonda is also an award-winning off-Broadway director with over thirty-five production credits at venues located throughout the metropolitan area. While under quarantine Hansome - along with community activist / wordstylist Joan Reinmuth - created the "observational comedy think tank podcast "Lo & Behold" (loandbehold.company) . Tickets for the five days of her-larity can be purchased via Eventbrite or connect with the Laff Fest at: BWICFestival@gmail.com / 347.704.4746. For additional information on Rhonda's future projects and appearances, go to: rhondahansome.com or connect with her on Facebook@Rhonda Hansome Comedy , Twitter @RhondaHansome or Instagram @rhondafull.
Venue: Friends and Lovers
641 Classon Ave
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