Women, Stand Up! | May 1st | Carolyn Castiglia
About the class
A class for women and female identifying stand-ups of any level who want to take more risks with their material, better hone their voice, and master new skills – all in a supportive, exciting, experimental environment.
Carolyn Castiglia is a stand-up comedian known for her hilarious riffing and crowd work, wild storytelling and her incredible ability to freestyle rap. Carolyn has appeared on Comedy Central, VH1, MTV2, NBC, We TV, Food Network, Lifetime, fyi and more. For two years, she was featured nightly as NickMom’s “Ultimate Sports Mom,” and she is a frequent guest commentator on HLN. Carolyn has performed in amazing venues all over New York and the world, including Joe’s Pub, Symphony Space, Ars Nova, 92Y Tribeca, UCB Chelsea, UCB East and at The Edinburgh Fringe. Fringe review publication Three Weeks said, “Carolyn Castiglia was the funniest female comedian I’ve seen at the Fringe.” Hy Bender of Hy Reviews says, “Carolyn Castiglia is one of the sharpest, quickest, and funniest comics in NYC. If you haven’t seen Carolyn on stage, you oughta.” Before she died, comedy legend Joan Rivers called Carolyn“hysterical.” So now Carolyn can die happy, too.