News from 09.03.2022Shameless Comedy Showcase
It’s on now, Leipzig! Bringing you the a Berlin Experience with a NYC twist – this over privileged expat will entertain you!
***************Doors 7.30pm / show starts 8pm SHARP*************
This MONTH’S LINE UP
Helen honed her comedy skills, performing in English in Berlin. You can now find Helen’s creative writing, charming attitude on stage and special love of pop music all over the UK. Helen was runner up in the Max Turner Prize 2017, a Semi Finalist in So You Think You’re Funny 2016 and Amused Moose National New Comic Award 2017 and Regional Finalist in Funny Women 2016. As heard on BBC Radio 4 Extra. Helen is also a writer and performer for The Hook and will be apperaing on BBC 3 in 2017.
‘Bauer is so funny’ NPR Berlin
was born in Surgut (somewhere in this huge empty part of Russia which they call Siberia), currently lives in Leipzig. While writing her PhD in Microsystems she does Poetry slam and recently Comedy. Passionate about physics, psychology and literature, she loves trying to understand how the world works, analyzing human behavior and taking a bath (often simultaneously). This confusing but charming mixture of immiscible interests and experiences allows her to feel the pulse of her own style in writing and
Wynton Kelly Stevenson came to Berlin in 2007 to care for his father Rudy, who had been a highly respected regular in the Berlin Jazz scene since the early 1980s. Influenced by his father’s passion, Wynton developed his own signature style playing gigs at nightclubs, bars and on the streets of Berlin. He has performed for Zitty, MTV, ExBerliner, with Savion Glover and at the JVZ Jazz Festival, to name a selection of recent gigs. His new project with his bandmate Batsauce “Ducktape” features Wynton’s familiar harmonica talents as well as vocals and synthesisers.
WYNTON KELLY STEVENSON
Liliana Velasquez M. – Founder and principal member of the Freudian Slip Club, Liliana has taken on many roles throughout her career as a performer as well as acted as a model, actress and Tango teacher in both Berlin and New York. Liliana Velasquez grew up bi-culturally in the Americas, with a passion for movement and performance. After beginning her studies in dance at a young age, she studied jazz, folk, modern and tango throughout her childhood and as a young adult. After moving to New York City to study fashion design and theater, she was employed as a choreographer at the Queens Museum and produced monthly shows at the Kraine Theater, Dixon Place Theater and the Producers Club. Since arriving in Berlin in 2014, Liliana has written and created the magical life of Tango Vaudeville Berlin and Sunday Slips. Her autobiographic solo show “Suitcase Stability” portrays her many adventures and transformations and received positive reviews.
Tickets 8 euros
Students 5 euros
Leipzig-Card holders 5 euros
Doors 7.30 pm / show starts 8pm SHARP