THE SISTERS OF COMEDY
Sisters of Comedy, brought to you by writer/producer Agunda Okeyo, showcases a who’s who of black women in stand-up plus a few special guests like Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Gloria Steinem. Steinem performed a non-traditional segment on the revolutionary power of laughter in June this year. This November, Sisters features special guest Michaela Angela Davis in a nontraditional segment with her take on the revolutionary power of laughter. Davis is the editorial manager at BET Networks, Editorial Brand Director at Centric TV, a regular CNN commentator and former fashion editor at Essence/Vibe/Honey Magazine. Get ready for a killer comedic lineup Wed Nov 18th with MC Chloe Hilliard (NBC's Last Comic Standing), Erin Jackson (The Ellen DeGenerous Show), Ndidi Oriji, Hadiyah Robinson (The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore), Michelle Buteau (Comedy Central's Half Hour Special) and special guest Michaela Angela Davis (BET, CNN, Centric TV)!
Sisters has been featured in The New Yorker, Time Out New York, Black Enterprise and NBC. Some of the amazing talent Okeyo has worked with include Trainwreck’s (2015) Marina Franklin, Tonight Show's Gina Yashere, Late Night with Seth Meyer's Phoebe Robinson, Meredith Vieira Show cast member Yamaneika Saunders, and SNL’s Sasheer Zamata, plus many more!