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)
Angel Laketa Moore was born in Baltimore, Md, raised in Kentucky and is the youngest of four girls. The acting bug hit Angel very young, so she begin acting in plays in school and at church by the age of 7. After high school, she attended the University of Kentucky, where she received a bachelors of arts in theater. Then she went on to get her master of fine arts degree in acting from the University of California, Irvine. Then in 2006 she moved up to Los Angeles, and began working immediately on the hit tv show ER for three seasons. Angel started doing stand up January of 2010 and is loving every minute of it. She is currently living in Los Angeles with her wonderful husband Marcus I and her adorable 1 year old son Marcus II. BOOK
Stephanie is an actor/writer/dollhouse owner/bad gardener/broccoli lover. She covers web series for the LA Weekly and covers her feet in socks most of the time because she is freezing. She was born in New Zealand and will die (most likely) in her future Buffalo, NY penthouse apartment. She studied comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade and mind control at numerous workshops her mom forced her to go to as a kid. She likes Breaking Bad, practicing Russian, writing TV, drinking Manhattans, and you. www.StephanieCarrie.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Laura's acting credits include ABC's "Modern Family" and NBC's "About a Boy." She also hosts a stand-up comedy show at Bar Lubitsch every last Sunday of the month called "You Got Issues." The show starts with stand-up comedy, and then a panel of comedians takes issues the audience is having and hashes them out. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Jessica Milligan is from Sacramento. Known as "Cow Town". She once had a boyfriend who was a Cow but he left her for greener pastures... It was a disaster but oh well, she milked him for all he was worth. WEBSITE | | BOOK
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! BOOK