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Priya Prasad

Comedian, Writer


Coming from an East Indian background, growing up in Suburban Seattle, and making Oakland, CA her home her style of comedy is witty, intelligent, thought-provoking, and rich with the cultural experience of an Urban East Indian American. In the last few years she has hit the Bay Area stages with a force of a thousand dancing elephants. In 2010, her second time on stage, she advanced and eventually won San Francisco's Speech Therapy Comedy Competition. In 2013 she advanced to the Semi Final round of the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition. She was featured on Susan Alexander's Five Funny Females Comedy Tour in 2010 & 2014. She was a repeat feature on Jabari Davis & Associates Purple Onion Showcase and has shared the stage with the likes of Will Durst and Dave Attell. Since her first time on stage she has participated in competitions and comedy festivals, including the 2014 Women in Comedy Festival, Boston & the LA Comedy Festival. She has been on stages all over the Bay Area as well as Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Seattle & New York.

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