Kelli Dunham's 'Not the Gym Teacher' album recording at Caveat
Everyone's favorite ex-nun genderqueer nerd comic is back with a new show and the same hilarious confusion about daily life.
WHO: Kelli Dunham
Special guest Srilatha Rajamani
Hosted by Chloe Koser
Directed by Gastor Almonte
WHAT: Kelli Dunham is recording their sixth stand-up comedy album Not the Gym Teacher at a live show directed by Gastor Almonte. Everyone’s favorite ex-nun genderqueer nerd comic is back with a new show and the same hilarious confusion about daily life, asking questions like "why does every high school student in the five boroughs think Kelli is their gym teacher?" And "why doesn’t anyone think her diagrammed sentence tattoo is sexy?" Audience members are encouraged to arrive in costume reflecting who or what they are most frequently mistaken for. Costumed guests will get a free Not the Gym Teacher sticker and the best costume will win a cash prize.
WHEN: Saturday, September 7th - doors 3:30pm, show 4:00pm
WHERE: Caveat - 21A Clinton St. New York NY 10002
HOW: $10, 21+ - ticket link
ABOUT KELLI DUNHAM:
Kelli Dunham is the genderqueer ex-nun storytelling nurse comic so common in modern Brooklyn. Kelli has contributed to NPR and them. and has appeared on Showtime and the Discovery Channel, the Moth Mainstage, the Cinderblock Comedy Festival, the Risk podcast, the Gotham Storytelling Festival, and nationwide at colleges, prides, fundraisers and even the occasional livestock auction. Kelli was nominated as a 2105 White House Champion of Change (NOT under the current administration) for her work as the co-founder and producer of Queer Memoir, NYC’s longest-running most super earnest LGBT storytelling event. Kelli is the author of seven hilarious nonfiction books about very not humorous subjects (including kids’ guides to puberty) and recently helped set the Guinness World Record for longest comedy show/multiple performers. New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio once called Kelli a show-off. To her face.