On October 24th Sisters of Comedy has an all star lineup with MC Sydnee Washington (MTV’s Vidiots), Nore Davis (Conan O’Brien), Leah Bonnema (IFC’s Comedy Crib), Kerry Coddett (MTV’s Joking Off), Sam Jay (Saturday Night Live) and Special Guest Tamika Mallory (Co-Founder & Co-Chair of Women’s March)!!
This FALL EXTRAVAGANZA of Sisters of Comedy is dedicated a blue wave this midterm elections! We will co-sponsor with Million Hoodies for Justice (MH) – NYC Chapter and support youth of color, women and marginalized communities voter turnout.
Million Hoodies for Justice is a human rights membership, chapter-based organization whose mission is to build next generation human rights leaders to end anti-black racism and systemic violence. Through transformative leadership development, grassroots organizing,advocacy, and education, Million Hoodies is home to a national network of students and young people of color, committed to building a movement for dignity and democracy where all Black and Brown people have social, political, cultural, economic freedom, and the right to be safe. Partial proceeds from the evening will benefit Million Hoodies.
Okeyo has worked with a litany of talented comics including Conan O’Brien’s Marina Franklin, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’s Gina Yashere, 2 Dope Queens Phoebe Robinson, Def Comedy Jam’s Zainab Johnson, Comedy Central half hour’s Yamaneika Saunders, Oxygen’s Funny Girls Calise Hawkins, SNL’s Sasheer Zamata, plus many more.