Let It Bleed
Monday, June 15, 2015
9:00pm - 11:00pm
The Triad 158 W 72nd Street New York, NY, 10023
LET IT BLEED - Menstruation: Getting It, Living with It, or Losing It!
Featuring true (mostly funny) stories from Judy Gold (comedian and currently starring in Clinton, The Musical), Deborah Copaken Kogan (NY Times Bestselling author of The Red Book and Shutterbabe), Maria Falzone (comedian and sexpert college lecturer), Alexandria Collins (actor/ filmmaker), Marla Schultz (comedian), and Dani Klein Modisett (comedian and author of the upcoming Take My Spouse, Please).
(Stand-Up Comic, Mom of Henry & Ben, Perennial Guest Star/Fill-in, Future Wife of Elysa Halpern)
Emmy Award-winning actress and comedian Judy Gold is best known as the star of her two critically acclaimed, long-running Off-Broadway hit shows. Judy is currently appearing Off-Broadway as Eleanor Roosevelt in the satiric musical Clinton: The Musical at New World Stages.
Deborah Copaken Kogan
Prior to beginning a writing career, Deborah was a television producer at ABC and NBC and a war photographer. NY Times Bestselling Author of The Red Book and Shutterbabe. She has performed and curated live storytelling for The Moth; she has also performed on the New York stage with Afterbirth the Six Word Memoir series. She is currently adapting Shutterbabe as a TV series for NBC.
Marla as headlined across the world from performing in London to entertaining troops in Japan. Prior to headling, Marla featured for some of comedy’s hottest acts, Jim Breuer, Chelsea Handler and Gilbert Gottfried.
Alexandria, an actor and filmmaker, started performing when she was nine in dance troupes and theatre companies. She has starred in over a dozen independent films in Florida and NYC and has acted in national commercials for major brands--Marshall's, Hilton, Hershey's etc. She has written and directed four shorts (two award winning) and an award winning documentary.
Maria Falzone (Host)
Maria has headlined the top comedy clubs and festivals throughout the US and Europe. For the past 18 years Maria has been explaining the rules to safer sex with her funny, frank and in your face lecture Sex Rules! She was a finalist in the prestigious San Francisco Comedy Competition and the first woman to host this event in it’s 35 year history.
Dani Klein Modisett (Producer)
Modisett is a comedian and writer who has been working in the comedy world for the past twenty years. She created and produced several live shows, most notably “Afterbirth . . . Stories You Won’t Read in a Parenting Magazine,” which ran for ten years in Los Angeles and several major U.S. cities. In addition, Dani has written and produced a variety of online video content, including a series for Deepak Chopra, and a short video that is also titled “Take My Spouse, Please,” which was featured in the New York Times. Dani is the editor of the anthology Afterbirth: Stories You Won’t Read in a Parenting Magazine (St. Martin’s, 2009). Her writing has been featured in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Parents Magazine, LA Parent Magazine, Mom.me and the Huffington Post. Her next book “Take My Spouse, Please,” (Roost Books, 2015) about the importance of laughter in marriage is out July 7th! Dani lives in Los Angeles with her husband and her two sons. You can read more about her at www.daniklein.com.