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A Night of Period Comedy

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Red Dot x Womanly Mag are joining forces to give you a night full of laughs about our periods or lack thereof!

Featured comedians include --

  • Brittany Carney

  • Zilla Vodnas

  • Paul Mooney

  • Jenny Nelson

  • Mary Beth Barone

Happy Hour deals will be available throughout the night.

Ticket prices for the event are $20. Merchandise will be available for small donations as well. Click here to purchase tickets. 

All proceeds from the comedy show will be split between the two organizations to lead future work to humanize the period and to share the stories that are never told. Both organizations hope to raise awareness and lift the shame from menstrual issues.

Special thanks to our host, Playground Coffee Shop.



Ziwe Fumudoh

Ziwe Fumudoh is a New York based comedian. Currently, she writes on the late night show The Rundown with Robin Thede, executive produced by Chris Rock. She hosts a web series called Baited with Ziwe which was featured in Adweek. Her jokes have been quoted in numerous publications including The Onion, The Washington Post, NPR, Reductress, and The New Yorker. Additionally, Ziwe performs standup and hosts a monthly show called "Obama's America." When she is not writing or performing, she's tweeting @Ziwe.


Paul Morley Mooney

Paul Morley Mooney is a comedian and writer who works in sketch, standup, and satire. He is especially proud of his satire blog, The Weeklyish Review, and his web series, Paul & Vick.


Zilla Vodnas

Zilla Vodnas was born and raised in Bushwick, Brooklyn. After graduating from The School of Visual Arts, Zilla wrote and produced the online sketch comedy show Super Tight. Zilla has been a featured comic at Boston's Women in Comedy Festival and the Harlem Comedy Festival. Zilla currently hosts two monthly comedy shows: The(Sis) a feminist comedy showcase at Starr Bar and Bushwick's zaniest holiday themed variety show Gran Noche.

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Mary Beth Barone

Mary Beth is a Manhattan-based comedian and actor. You can see Mary Beth performing at comedy venues around New York City like allll the time. If you don't like leaving the house to consume content, you can catch her in Viceland's comedy docu-series Funny How? Or watch her in the *hit* web series Good Sets OR Melania Trump's Victory Tour. You can also hear Mary Beth (and many esteemed guests) talk about movies, tv, and being a woman on her podcast, Mildly Offensive.


Jenny Nelson

Jenny Nelson is a writer and comedian from Chicago based in Brooklyn. She's written for Poncho, Splitsider, Funny Or Die, The Hairpin, The Awl, Videogum, and Potluck Mag, and co-founded the temporarily-defunct satirical lifestyle blog Lark & Olive. She co-hosts a live monthly comedy and lecture series called The Simple Show and performs around the city. For more information, please visit her Twitter and Instagram.


Brittany Carney

Brittany Carney is a standup comedian based in Washington, DC. She recently featured for Wyatt Cenac at Underground Comedy's The Big Hunt, and hosted for Moshe Kasher at the DC Improv. Other highlight experiences include the Kennnedy Center's District of Comedy Festival, Underground Comedy Fest, and Nerdist's Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction Live. 

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