June 12-13, 2017
Peacock Rebellion presents
Brouhaha: Trans People of Color Comedy Festival
EastSide Arts Alliance & First Congregational Church
See website for more details: http://www.peacockrebellion.org/
Get tix for the sketch comedy show here: 6/12
Get tix for the stand-up + storytelling show here 6/13
$12-$25 Brown Paper Tickets
Peacock Rebellion, named by Advocate publisher PRIDE.com one of “Ten Incredible LGBTQ Arts Collectives You Should Be Watching,” brings their award-winning work to the next level this year.
The always-packed Brouhaha, 2016 Best of the East Bay winner for “Most Historic Cultural Event,” morphs into a 2-day comedy fest! Catch all-new stand-up, storytelling, and sketch comedy—all with an activist twist.
Day one, “Brouhaha After Dark,” brings brand-new sketch comedy to EastSide Arts Alliance, from:
Ray Ray Young
Day two, “Brouhaha Rise Up: Trans Women of Color Stand-Up + Storytelling,” brings fresh, life-affirming comedy from:
Lisa Evans (Trainer, Brouhaha After Dark) is an actor, poet, cultural worker, 2014 Brouhaha graduate, 2016 YBCA Fellow, and Co-Founder of the How Spirit Moves Us Project, a healing arts project focused on using performance art to celebrate the struggles, resistance and resilience of Black queer and trans communities.
Luna Merbruja (Trainer, Brouhaha Rise Up) is a Mexican & Athabaskan healer, author of Trauma Queen, a member of the 2014 Trans 100 List, lead trainer and co-host of Brouhaha 2015 and a performer in Brouhaha 2016.