Standup in Unusual Circumstances: asembl (not so) live #25
You need some hilarity at home.
Join us on Wednesday, May 20 at 9 o'clock (Eastern). It's online standup since we're prohibited from going out. We call it (not so) live. We've got Greta Titelman, Neko White & Myq Kaplan!
Here's the main page for the series where you can check out upcoming and past shows.
Or follow us on social media for the same:
Here's how it works:
- Hit the "Join the interactive show" button or the "Join the livestream on YouTube" button (though that's much less fun) below at 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20 to join. You can RSVP and add to your calendar here or on Facebook.
- Turn on your microphone and/or camera so we can hear everybody laugh and feel together (also: behave).
- Our amazing comedians do 10 minute sets each.
- You laugh a great deal.
- Donate. We're not putting up a paywall since we want everyone to easily join but we'd appreciate your donating $5 (or more!). Everybody's gigs went poof so a bit of cash would be highly appreciated.
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Firsty, Myq Kaplan.
Myq (Mike) Kaplan is a comedian named Mike Kaplan. He has appeared on the Tonight Show, Conan, Letterman, James Corden, Seth Meyers, Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, America's Got Talent, and his own one-hour special on Amazon, "Small, Dork, and Handsome." His debut album “Vegan Mind Meld” was one of iTunes' top 10 comedy albums of the year, and his newest critically acclaimed album, "A.K.A.," is out now! Thanks for reading. You're nice!
Next, Neko White.
Funny, Smart, Fresh, and magnetic. Neko White is a ever rising star On the comedy circuit. As a stand-up, Neko has been featured on TruTV’s Laff Tracks, Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy Live, Fox’s Laughs, and STARZ’s “New York’s Funniest.” He has also appeared as host of Vice News’s popular series, How To Be A Person, and regular guest on MTV2’s Hip Hop Hollywood Squares. In 2015, Neko released his first one-hour comedy special, “Introducing Me”. In 2016, he won the prestigious Caroline’s March Madness Competition and was named a “New Face” at the Montreal “Just for Laughs Festival.”
Neko works all of the top clubs in New York City and Headlining across the country on his “Introducing Me” tour. Armed with a well-developed worldview, unique background, and an endearing charm, Neko’s material sheds light through social commentary and personal analysis. He holds a mirror up to himself and everything around him and will hilariously dissect what he sees in that reflection. Neko is a welcomed breath of fresh air and adept at presenting his observations whether social or personal to any audience.
And finally, Greta Titelman.
Greta is a comedian, actress, and writer living in Los Angeles. You can currently watch Greta on the HBO series "Los Espookys" as US Ambassador Melanie Gibbons and listen to her on her podcast "The Worst" (featured in Esquire’s Best Podcasts of 2019). Greta was selected for Comedy Centrals “Up Next” Showcase at Culsterfest 2019 and has performed as part of New York Comedy Festival and Bentzen Ball.
While living in New York, she performed throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn hosting her own monthly show at The Jane Hotel, as well as being a regular at Carolines.
Now in Los Angeles, she has been performing her sold out storytelling show "The Worst", as well as hosting a weekly show at Genghis Cohen along with fellow comedian Blair Socci. Greta’s Bravo digital series, "Personal Space", premiered in September 2018. She was also the co-host of the podcast "Lady Lovin'" with Lo Bosworth and Jilly Hendrix, which was nominated for a Shorty Award in 2018.
In addition to her live shows, Greta’s comedy can be seen on Comedy Central and VICE.
When this is all over, you'll need to go out. And also re-introduce yourself to your friends. asembl makes doing both better. Check it out for all the best things going on and the easiest way to gather a group to do those things with.
hilarity at home