Created in 1996 by comedienne Lisa Sundstedt, Pretty, Funny Women is the longest running all female comedy show in the world and the hottest showcase in town for up and coming comediennes. Some of the comics who have performed on PFW over the years are Chelsea Handler, Sarah Silverman, Natasha Leggero, Maria Bamford, Tig, Aisha Tyler, Heather McDonald, Retta and more! If you're looking for a fun night of smart, fun, relatable comedy, check out PFW for a little eye candy and a lot of laughs!
PRETTY, FUNNY WOMEN Stand up comedy has never looked so good!
WHAT IS IT? PRETTY, FUNNY WOMEN is the longest running, all female stand-up comedy show in the country. Created in 1996, PFW is run, booked & hosted by comedienne & writer LISA SUNDSTEDT (aka The Heidi Fleiss of Comedy). PFW has been running strong in several venues for over 12 years including The Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas, The Comedy Stop at the Trop in Atlantic City, The La Jolla Comedy Store, The Commerce Casino and currently plays every month at the World Famous Hollywood Improv. It features a different line up each show with a roster of over thirty seasoned comics who can be seen regularly on network television series, national commercials, hit sitcoms, Comedy Central Specials & The Tonight Show w Jay Leno. Some of the women who have been featured in PFW over the past decade are Sarah Silverman, Chelsea Handler, Sherri Shepherd, Margaret Cho & Aisha Tyler. All the comics from Lisa´s roster are hip, sexy, fun and hysterical! Stand up comedy has never looked so good.
WHAT MAKES IT UNIQUE? Individually, these comics work colleges and clubs across the country. PFW features an amazing line up of five of these women doing their BEST 20 minutes. The tone of the show is sexy, irreverent, & smart. These comics are pros who have been working with each other for years. The chemistry between Lisa, the comics & the audience is unlike any other show out there.
WHO ARE THE FANS? Women love it because it´s smart, honest, hysterical and relatable. Young boys love it because it´s sexy. Men love it because it´s genuinely funny. Young girls love it because they all want to be us. Gay men love it because they all want to be us. Grandmas love it because it´s not "too" dirty. Couples love it because it´s interactive. Feminists love it because we´re not self deprecating and Scientologists love it because were not on medication. (at least not while performing)
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Host/MC Shawn Pelofsky CHELSEA LATELY!, COMICS UNLEASHED!, LAST COMIC STANDING, LOGO!, TBS: MINDING THE STORE!
This sassy female will blow you away with her physical comedy and high energy. If Dane Cook and Kathy Griffin were to have a love child, then this would be your comic for hire. Shawn will take you on a wild ride with her outrageous impersonations and knowledge of pop culture. Her ability to nickname and work a crowd will blow your mind. Once you "Stretch it Out" with Shawn Pelofsky, you will never stop. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
Comedian Tory Shulman FOX 11 LA, MSN.COM, REELZCHANNEL, BITESIZETV, MIND OF MENCIA
Tory Shulman is a UCB Improviser, Stand-Up, TV/ Web Host and Animal Assisted Therapy Partner originally from Washington DC. She hosted "Movie Up" and "Movie Mob" at ReelzChannel and "Last Night on TV" at MSN.com. She's rugged, yet vulnerable...like a nice bottle of Pinot. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Jianine is a comedienne. She lived in New Jersey and New York most of her life, before moving to LA in 2006. Half Armenian and half Italian, she's known for her strong POV, love of family and an excessive amount of body hair. You can follow her at twitter.com/jianinegiorgio WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Felicia Michaels was nominated twice for Funniest Female Comic by the American Comedy Awards; in 1999 she won the award. She has released one album, Lewd Awakenings, on the What Are Records label. She has appeared on Showtime, MTV, VH1, and NBC, and was the co-host of a popular weekly podcast with Joey Diaz named "Beauty and Da Beast." BOOK