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Queer Comedy Night: Yenta! Live

Gather your friends to celebrate queer Jewish joy! Featuring Raye Schiller and Antonia Lassar as they make you laugh and cry and remember that you should call your mother. JCC Members receive 20% discount!

Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Date
Saturday, Feb 24
Location
Virtual Event

February 24 @ 8:00 pm 10:00 pm

Gather your friends to celebrate queer Jewish joy! Featuring Raye Schiller and Antonia Lassar as they make you laugh and cry and remember that you should call your mother. Slay. Oy Vey. This will be the first ever live recorded podcast episode of “Yenta!” and we will read secrets submitted anonymously before the show! 

JCC Members receive 20% off with code “JCC20”

UPDATE: Livestream no longer available – however a professional video recording will be available to watch on-demand for the week following the live event. Please stay tuned for more details on how to access the recording.

Raye Schiller is a queer, formerly-Orthodox Jewish comedian and writer from New York, based in Los Angeles. Raye’s infectious energy has taken them to venues around the world, including Tel Aviv, London, and Rome, and they’ve performed at the Hollywood Improv, Stand Up NY, and recently headlined at the New York Comedy Festival. Raye’s standup clips have garnered millions of views on social media, and they host the popular comedy podcast “Yenta!”.  

Antonia Lassar (Just For Laughs, UCB, The Internet) is a queer Jewish comedian/actor/hot person based in LA. She’s best known for her viral tiktoks about Jewish life, and she recently received the prestigious Mandel Fellowship for her Jewish standup comedy. Antonia is currently touring a new Jewish stand up show, co-hosting the iconic Yenta podcast with Raye Schiller, and performing comedy around LA and at your mom’s synagogue. 

Presented by the Minnesota JCC/Twin Cities Jewish Humor Fest, in partnership with JPride and Keshet

Part of the Queer Jewish Arts Festival, celebrating multiple facets of our identities — including gender, race, religion and class — through the arts.

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