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Three Very Funny Acts to Look for at the Onion’s Third Annual Comedy Festival

See these on-the-rise standups from June 1 to 5.

After this article was published, the festival announced that 2 Dope Queens will not be performing. Comedian Cameron Esposito will perform in their stead.

Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson

2 Dope Queens

June 3 at Lincoln Hall
Photo: Mindy Tucker/Courtesy of WNYC

Rambunctious duo Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson (of The Daily Show and Broad City, respecitvely) skewer everything from dad bods to racist cabbies.

 

Chris Gethard

Chris Gethard

June 2 at Thalia Hall
Photo: Zac Wolf

Superbly self-deprecating, Gethard mounts Career Suicide, an hourlong show about “suicide, depression, alcoholism, and all the other funniest parts of life.”

 

Jo Firestone

Jo Firestone

June 4 at the Hideout
Photo: Jonathan Nesteruk

The adept Upright Citizens Brigade star traffics in sketch, standup, and her own brand of live game shows, all colored by an endearingly awkward, geeky ethos.

For more info, visit 26comedy.com.

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