Underground Comedy Presents: Sasheer Zamata
Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress, writer, and former cast member on Saturday Night Live. She received improv and sketch training from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, and performs stand-up at colleges and clubs across the country. She has appeared on People of Earth, Transparent, Inside Amy Schumer, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, and Bojack Horseman. She’s told stories for This American Life and co-created and co-starred in the webseries Pursuit of Sexiness. Sasheer has been listed in Cosmopolitan's 13 Funny Women to Watch, Time Out New York's Top 10 Funniest Women in NYC, Brooklyn Magazine's 50 Funniest People in Brooklyn.
She's performed stand up at Bonnaroo, SXSW, Moontower Comedy Festival, SF Sketchfest, Vodafone Festival, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, New York Comedy Festival,
Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and Women in Comedy Festival. On March 20th, 2017, Sasheer’s first stand up special, Pizza Mind, premiered on Seeso.
Every other week Underground Comedy will bring the best young comics from around the country to DC's Drafthouse Comedy Theater. Located at 1100 13th St NW, the entrance is on L Street Between 13th and 14th Street. It is styled after a black box arts theater and offers beer, wine, liquor, and some pre-packaged snacks in the lobby. There are no minimum purchase requirements for patrons and no table-side service.
This is a fully seated show. Seating is general admission. You must be 18 to enter.