Jess Salomon & Deanne Smith
January 27 @ 7:30 pm
The Twin Cities Jewish Humor Fest presents Jess Salomon & Deanne Smith. Hosted by Emily Saltzman of JPRIDE
Jess Salomon is a Jewish lesbian, former UN war crimes lawyer, turned stand-up comic. The Montreal Metro has called her comedy “charming and intelligent.” Jess’s festival credits include Just for Laugh’s OFFJFL and ZOOFEST, The Winnipeg Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, The Laughing Skull Festival, The Boston Comedy Festival, The Cape Fear Comedy Festival, Odd Block, and The Ice Breakers Festival. Her writing has appeared in VICE and The Beaverton and her stand-up has been featured on SiriusXM’s Canada Laughs and CBC’s Laugh out Loud.
DeAnne Smith is also a lesbian, but is not Jewish. She performs all over the world, including the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the Iceland Comedy Festival and Just for Laughs Montreal and Just for Laughs Chicago to name a few. She’s been on TV in four countries, including NBC’s Last Comic Standing, CBS’s The Late Late Show, Canada’s The Comedy Network and CBC, Australia’s Channel 10 and ABC, and UK’s Sky TV.
Recommended for 18+ (language/content).
$15 ADVANCE; $18 SAME DAY
Ticket includes pre-show celebration with food and drink
in the JCC lobby at 6:30 pm. Sponsored in part by JPRIDE.