ALL ARTS Presents Comedy at The Tank

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 | SHARE

Wack or Woke? & Kutti Gang

ALL ARTS to premiere comedy sets taped at The Tank theater in NYC, hosted by comedian and real-life lawyer Andrea Coleman and South Asian comedy duo Pooja Reddy and Zubi Ahmed  

Premieres Wednesday, July 15 & August 26 at 10 p.m. on the ALL ARTS broadcast channel (check local listings), free streaming app and allarts.org

 

Wack or Woke? Andrea Coleman Judges the Law at The Tank premieres Wednesday, July 15 at 8 p.m. on the ALL ARTS broadcast channel, free streaming app and allarts.org. Hosted by comedian and real-life lawyer Andrea Coleman, featured comedians get to play judge a decide whether some of the weird laws that exist across the country are “wack” (bad) or “woke” (good).

Short Description:
Andrea Coleman, real life lawyer faux Judge, comedically judges the law.

Long Description:
Andrea Coleman, real life lawyer faux Judge, comedically rules and riffs on the wildest laws that actually exist in America. In this episode, filmed at The Tank in New York City, Coleman is joined by Judge Karen M. Ortiz and comedians (and friends) Andres Mallipudi, Todd Montesi and Kate Sisk to explore a law that dog owners might have strong opinions about! Filmed at The Tank in New York City.

Run Time: 1 hour

Featuring
Andrea Coleman – Host & Comedian
Judge Karen M. Ortiz
Andres Mallipudi – Comedian
Todd Montesi – Comedian
Kate Sisk – Comedian

 

Kutti Gang at The Tank premieres Wednesday, August 26 at 8 p.m. on the ALL ARTS broadcast channel, free streaming app and allarts.org. This comedy showcase hosted by New York City comedians Zubi Ahmed and Pooja Reddy features female-identifying, non-binary, and queer South Asian comedians.

Short Description:
Hosted by Pooja Reddy & Zubi Ahmed, this South Asian comedy show celebrates the community.

Long Description:
Hosted by Pooja Reddy & Zubi Ahmed, this South Asian comedy show celebrates the community. Kutti Gang is a powerful assembly of South Asian women gathering to tell jokes and tear into the ever-present problems in show business for women of color, while bringing joy to the community. Filmed at The Tank in New York City.

Run Times: 30 minutes 

Featuring
Pooja Reddy – Host & Comedian
Zubaira “Zubi” Ahmed – Host & Comedian
Rekha Malhotra “DJ Reka” – DJ
Jani Chakravarti ”Kiran Jani” – Comedian
Karmen Naidoo – Comedian
Rita Sengupta – Comedian

 

Production Credits
House Seats: Wack or Woke? Andrea Coleman Judges the Law at The Tank is a WLIW LLC production for WNET. Elizabeth Svokos is Producer. Mary Ann Toman is Editor. Mark Andersen & Michael Pruitt-Bruun are Cameras. Chris Grehan is Audio.

House Seats: Kutti Gang at The Tank is a WLIW LLC production for WNET. Anna Campbell, Jake King & Elizabeth Svokos are Producers. Steve Thompson is Editor. Mary Ann Toman is Online Editor. Mark Andersen & Keith Conod are Cameras. Chris Grehan is Audio.

For The Tank, Meghan Finn is Artistic Director. Danielle King is Managing Producer. Collin Knopp-Schwyn is Operations Manager. Anthony Sertel Dean is Technical Manager.

For ALL ARTS, Kristy Geslain is Senior Producer. Joe Harrell is Senior Director. Diane Masciale and Neal Shapiro are Executives in Charge.

 

About ALL ARTS
ALL ARTS is breaking new ground as the premier destination for inspiration, creativity and art of all forms.  This New York Emmy-nominated arts and culture hub is created by WNET, the parent company of New York’s PBS stations. With the aim of being accessible to viewers everywhere, ALL ARTS’s Webby-nominated programming – from digital shorts to feature films – is available online nationwide through allarts.org, the free ALL ARTS app on all major streaming platforms, and @AllArtsTV on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. New York area TV viewers can also watch the 24/7 broadcast channel. For all the ways to watch, visit allarts.org/everywhere.

Leadership support for ALL ARTS is generously provided by Jody and John Arnhold, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Rosalind P. Walter, and The Agnes Varis Trust.

About WNET
WNET is America’s flagship PBS station: parent company of New York’s THIRTEEN and WLIW21 and operator of NJTV, the statewide public media network in New Jersey. Through its new ALL ARTS multi-platform initiative, its broadcast channels, three cable services (THIRTEEN PBSKids, Create, and World), and online streaming sites, WNET brings quality arts, education, and public affairs programming to more than five million viewers each month. WNET produces and presents a wide range of acclaimed PBS series, including Nature, Great Performances, American Masters, PBS NewsHour Weekend, and the nightly interview program Amanpour and Company. In addition, WNET produces numerous documentaries, children’s programs, and local news and cultural offerings, as well as multi-platform initiatives addressing poverty and climate. Through THIRTEEN Passport and WLIW Passport, station members can stream new and archival THIRTEEN, WLIW, and PBS programming anytime, anywhere.

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