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After getting her start on the national circuit with shows on BET, including her own show Holla, Sheryl Underwood has gone on to feature on shows such as HBO's Politically Incorrect and All-Star Def Comedy Jam. She touts herself as a "sexually progressive, God-fearing, staunch, black Republican woman" -- so, you know, enough humorous incongruences to appeal to a wide ... [Read]

Hoping to follow in the footsteps of fellow D.C.-bred comics Wanda Sykes, Dave Chappelle and Martin Lawrence, Erin Jackson has garnered some national credibility with appearances as a semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing and The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Jackson, according to DC Improv's biography, "is looking forward to the day when she becomes famous enough to move to Hollywood, buy ... [Read]

Erin Jackson at the DC Improv

Posted by Randy Shulman
December 19, 2011 10:06 AM |
Hoping to follow in the footsteps of fellow D.C.-bred comics Wanda Sykes, Dave Chappelle and Martin Lawrence, Erin Jackson has garnered some national credibility with appearances as a semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing and The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Jackson, according to DC Improv's biography, "is looking forward to the day when she becomes famous enough to move to Hollywood, buy ... [Read]

Loni Love at the DC Improv

Posted by Randy Shulman
September 1, 2010 9:15 AM |
A regular panelist on Chelsea Handler's show on E! -- and also red carpet correspondent for the channel's post-Oscars party -- Loni Love presents her solo standup show, recounting growing up in the projects of Detroit and other life experiences and observances. Thursday, Sept. 2, through Sunday, Sept. 5, at 8 p.m. Also a second show Friday, Sept. 3, and ... [Read]