Charla Lauriston is a stand-up comedian based in New York and a writer for the upcoming Tina Fey produced NBC comedy, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. She’s been listed as one of 8 Black Women Ready for SNL by Essence Magazine, was Joke of the Week in TimeOut New York, was featured on MTV (Other)’s Truth or Dare, and has performed stand-up and/or improv at the New York Comedy Festival, the Charleston Comedy Festival, the She-Devil Festival, and the Chicago Women’s Funny Festival.
Charla has also spoken at the Brown University Comedy Conference, and is still very proud to have been the commencement speaker for her undergraduate class. She is the writer and creator of the critically acclaimed web series Clench & Release, performs stand-up all over the country, and one time she was briefly mentioned in TimeOut Chicago as being “real good”.
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