YALL Showcases

The Yes, And… Laughter Lab (YALL) Showcases lift up diverse writers and performers creating new comedy about topics that matter. The YALL Showcases feature select creators from each year’s YALL talent incubator of more than 100 diverse comedians, writers, and performers. The showcases are held annually in New York City and Los Angeles for a by invitation only audience of entertainment professionals, social justice leaders, activists, philanthropists, and artists.

The 2022 YALL Showcases will be held on Thursday, September 15 in Los Angeles at Dynasty Typewriter, and on Thursday, September 29 in New York City at Caveat.

Here’s this year’s lineup…

YALL Los Angeles Showcase – Thursday, September 15 

  • Cancer Culture by Becky Braunstein & Brianna Barrett
  • Capitan Churro by Mario Garza & Alexander Cuervo
  • Crips by Brian Koukol
  • Elhottie: An Alabama Scorcher by Yasmin Elhady
  • Sun Don’t Pay by Hakim Hill
  • The Cleave by Caitlin Barlow & Kathryn Renée Thomas

…hosted by comedian Niles Abston!

YALL New York City Showcase – Thursday, September 29

  • Herma-NO by Milly Tamarez
  • Downshift by Christine Hoang
  • Lizzy, Gary, Bebe & Trish – Que?! – The Animated Series by Jezabel Montero
  • Rape Victims Are Horny Too by Dylan Adler & Kelly Bachman
  • Staying On The Right Side Of Sanity, Diary Of A Dirt Road Diva! by Belynda Cleare & Maureen Ferguson
  • Uncle Sam’s Misguided Children by Luke Muyskens

…hosted by comedian Roy Wood Jr.!

Interested in sponsoring the 2022 YALL Showcases? Email [email protected] for more information.