Ophira Eisenberg is a standup comedian, writer and the host of the comedy podcast Parenting Is A Joke
with iHeart Radio and Pretty Good Friends
. She also hosted NPR's Ask Me Another
where she interviewed hundreds of celebrities including Sir Patrick Harris, Rosie Perez, Yo-Yo Ma, Awkwafina, Roxanne Gay, Nick Kroll, Chelsea Handler and more.
She's appeared multiple times on CBS's The Late Late Show
, Comedy Central, HBO and The New York Festival and is a regular host and teller on The Moth Radio Hour
. Her stories are included in three of The Moth
's best-selling collections, including the most recent: How To Tell A Story: The Essential Guide to Memorable Storytelling from The Moth
Ophira's memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy
was optioned for a television series, and her new comedy special Plant-Based Jokes
is streaming on YouTube.
Ophira is a regular at The Comedy Cellar and other New York clubs, and her solo show Leaving A Mark: A Comedy About Scars
recently made its off-Broadway debut to rave reviews and won the Women in the Arts & Media Award for Solo Show Scripts.
Drinks and light refreshments will be available for purchase at the venue.
For more information about Ophira, click here
Thursday, May 2, 2024
Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall (Bldg F)
Free parking is available through the entrance on Fabain Way
Contact: Michelle Shabtai | [email protected]