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Alison Leiby is a N.Y.–based comedian who most recently was a producer on season two of Hulu’s Life & Beth. Prior to that, Alison was a co-producer on Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and she executive produced Ilana Glazer’s Comedy Central show Comedy Time Capsule. Previous credits include Adult Swim’s animated show Teenage Euthanasia, Comedy Central’s The President Show, The Opposition, Hulu’s Triumph Election Special, and she executive produced Ilana Glazer’s Amazon stand-up special The Planet is Burning. Alison’s been published in McSweeney’s, Vice, Cosmo, and Marie Claire, and she’s written several humor pieces for the New York Times. Alison’s Twitter profile, which has over 25,000 followers, has also been featured in several publications. Her one women show Oh God, A Show About Abortion is currently on tour after a 12 week run at the Cherry Lane Theatre.


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Caitlin Cook's THE WRITING ON THE STALL to Debut Off-Broadway at Soho Playhouse

Get ready for a unique and hilarious experience with Caitlin Cook's 'The Writing On The Stall' at Soho Playhouse. This one-woman bathroom graffiti musical will have you laughing out loud.

Rachel Bloom Will Bring DEATH, LET ME DO MY SHOW Off-Broadway This Fall

Death, Let Me Do My Show, a brand new original one-woman musical comedy, starring Emmy Award-winner Rachel Bloom and directed by Seth Barrish, opens off-Broadway this fall.


Walking into the Kennedy Center’s Theater Lab last night, I did not know I’d walk out thinking about my identity as a woman in ways I hadn’t before due to a 70-minute comedy show about abortion. But not even a 5-mile hike from where Roe v. Wade was overturned, Alison Leiby brings her new show Oh God, A Show About Abortion and no matter who you are, it might change your perspective too.

Interview: Chris Gethard Tackles Fatherhood, Masculinity & Thoughtful Comedy in A FATHER & THE SUN

Read BroadwayWorld's interview with comedian Chris Gethard as he discusses comedy, fatherhood and more in his new Off-Broadway show A Father & The Sun.

TheLaughtHER Collective To Produce All Star Comedy Show For International Women's Day

The LaughtHER Collective, a fast-rising educational organization that amplifies womxn+ and diversity using techniques of comedy, will be producing an International Women's Day Comedy Show appropriately titled, The Future is... FUNNY!

SF SKETCHFEST Comdy Festival Announces Seven Livestream Events For 20th Anniversary Festival

While the highly anticipated in-person return of SF Sketchfest brings over 200 shows to venues across the city, for the first time ever, SF Sketchfest will be making its special programming accessible to audiences around the world with livestream viewing available for select festival events.

JES TOM: LESS LONELY Presented By Elliot Page & More At Summer Of Comedy At The Cherry Lane Theatre

Mike & Carlee Productions, the team behind Oh Hello, Jacqueline Novak's Get On Your Knees, Chris Gethard's Career Suicide, and most recently, Alison Leiby's Oh God, A Show About Abortion, have announced their Summer of Comedy at Cherry Lane!

Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Adds LA & NY Performances

Following its previously announced extension through June 30, Alison Leiby’s comedy, Oh God, A Show About Abortion will play two performances at Largo in Los Angeles on July 20, 2022, then return to the Cherry Lane Theatre in New York on August 8 for a 15-performance encore through August 26, 2022.

OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Host Bake Sale to Support Abortion Access

Alison Leiby, the writer and comedian behind Oh God, A Show About Abortion, and three-time James Beard Award nominee Natasha Li Pickowicz (Never Ending Taste, Flora Bar, Café Altro Paradiso) have announced a one-day-only bake sale to support abortion access.

Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Announces Extension

The limited engagement of Alison Leiby’s Oh God, A Show About Abortion has been extended through June 30 at the Cherry Lane Theatre.

Photos: See Cynthia Nixon, Tituss Burgess & More at ALISON LEIBY: OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Opening Night

Presenter Ilana Glazer has brought Alison Leiby's critically acclaimed comedy about no one's favorite subject to the stage. Directed by Lila Neugebauer (The Wolves, The Waverly Gallery), Alison Leiby: Oh God, A Show About Abortion plays the Cherry Lane Theatre in Manhattan for six weeks only, now through June 4, 2022.


92Y has announced Alison Leiby, the acclaimed comedian and writer (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Opposition with Jordan Klepper) with The Afterparty and Broad City star Ilana Glazer for a frank and funny conversation about no one’s favorite subject — and Leiby’s new one-woman show, Oh God, A Show About Abortion.

Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Play the Cherry Lane Theatre

Directed by Lila Neugebauer (The Wolves, The Waverly Gallery), Alison Leiby: Oh God, A Show About Abortion will play the Cherry Lane Theatre in Manhattan for six weeks only, from April 25 through June 4, 2022. Opening night will be May 5, 2022.

ALISON LEIBY: OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Begin Performances at the Cherry Lane Theatre This Spring

Presenter Ilana Glazer ('Broad City,' 'The Afterparty') will bring Alison Leiby's critically acclaimed comedy about no one's favorite subject to the stage.


The stand-up series features comedy from: Marie Faustin (4/13), Alex English (4/20), Alison Leiby (4/27), Petey DeAbreu (5/4), Sydnee Washington (5/11), Shalewa Sharpe (5/18), Rojo Perez (5/25), Fareeha Kahn (6/1) and Kristen Buckels & Lacey Jeka (6/8). 

Jordan Klepper and More Have Been Added to Union Hall's Upcoming Schedule

Union Hall has added events to their upcoming schedule! See below!

ILANA GLAZER: THE PLANET IS BURNING Premieres Jan. 3 on Prime Video

Amazon Studios today announced the launch date for Emmy Award-nominated Ilana Glazer's debut stand-up special. Ilana Glazer: The Planet is Burning will premiere on Friday, January 3, exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.

The 4th Annual Chanukahstravaganza: Brighter Than Ever Returns to Union Hall

The fourth annual Chanukahstravaganza: Brighter Than Ever is returning to Union Hall Saturday, December 21st at 7:30 PM. This brilliant, benefit show has been a smashing success the last three years, and 2019's edition promises to be the biggest Chanukahstravaganza yet! This year's lineup features performers such as Josh Gondelman, Alison Lieby, Anna Roisman and more! All proceeds will be donated to the Center For Advancing Holocaust Survivor Care, and audience members will have even more chances to give this year as raffle tickets will be on sale during the event for a veritable smorgasbord of exciting prizes!

Todd Barry, Meg Stalter, Gutterplum: Courtney Pauroso, Guy Montgomery Announced At Union Hall

Union Hall has announced its current lineup of shows and events! See full details below!

Town Stages Presents 'That Must Be Fun,' An Evening Of Comedy To Raise Awareness For Mental Health

Town Stages presents That Must Be Fun, an evening of comedy to raise awareness for mental health, hosted by Audrey Stanfield on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 9:30pm at Town Stages, 221 West Broadway, NYC. The show features David Bluvband, Lindsay Calleran, Becky Chicoine, Catherine Cohen, Molly Gaebe, Michael Hartney, Aaron Jackson, Mike Kelton, Alison Leiby, X Mayo, Sam Reece, Connor Sampson, Brandon Scott Jones, Alex Song, Gianmarco Soresi, and more! Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at Proceeds will be donated to Vibrant Emotional Health, NYC.


Alison Leiby's next show will be Oh God, A Show About Abortion which opens on 8/8/2022 on Off-Broadway.

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