(jennwelch)

Jenn Welch is a comedian based in Brooklyn, NY.

She spends her days teaching improv for The People’s Improv Theater and conducting improv, team-building, and presentation skills workshops for corporate clients around New York City.
She spends her nights on stage, hosting and producing, like, a ton of stand-up shows:
She’s also the co-founder / producer of WHAT A JOKE: A National Comedy Fest Supporting the ACLU, taking place in 25 cities on Inauguration Day Weekend.
She’s the host of “Cleaning Up w/ Jenn Welch,” a chat show in which she invites a comedian over to her apartment to talk shop while she attempts to clean. It streams live every Tuesday on Meerkat to an audience of 500+ viewers. You can also hear her on the weekly podcast “Here’s What I Would Say with Jenn and Jay,” currently available on iTunes through the PITcast network.
Jenn is also a veteran member of PIT improv house teams, including long-running teams Walter and Carpenters.
Before moving to New York in 2010, Jenn was a regular contributor to Top Story Weekly, a live current events sketch show at the iO West in Los Angeles, and she workshopped multiple half-hour pilots under the mentorship of TV veteran Phil Kellard.  And before moving to LA in 2003, she spent 17 years immersed in the cut-throat world of competitive tap dancing.
Her hour-long storytelling show “Jenn Welch is Crying! In Public!” sold out multiple dates at the PIT. Her second solo show “Jenn Welch is Dancing! Like Nobody’s Watching!” debuted to a packed house at SOLOCOM 2014, and her interactive solo show “Jenn Welch Thinks You’re a Damn Good Person” was a part of SOLOCOM 2016.
She was recently featured at the New York Comedy Fest, the Memphis Comedy Fest, and the She-Devil Comedy Fest.

Jenn Welch is a comedian based in Brooklyn, NY.

She spends her days teaching improv for The People’s Improv Theater and conducting improv, team-building, and presentation skills workshops for corporate clients around New York City.
She spends her nights on stage, hosting and producing, like, a ton of stand-up shows:
She’s the host of “Cleaning Up w/ Jenn Welch,” a chat show in which she invites a comedian over to her apartment to talk shop while she attempts to clean. It streams live every Tuesday on Meerkat to an audience of 500+ viewers. You can also hear her on the weekly podcast “Here’s What I Would Say with Jenn and Jay,” currently available on iTunes through the PITcast network.
Jenn is also a veteran member of PIT improv house teams, including long-running teams Walter and Carpenters.
Before moving to New York in 2010, Jenn was a regular contributor to Top Story Weekly, a live current events sketch show at the iO West in Los Angeles, and she workshopped multiple half-hour pilots under the mentorship of TV veteran Phil Kellard.  And before moving to LA in 2003, she spent 17 years immersed in the cut-throat world of competitive tap dancing.
Her hour-long storytelling show “Jenn Welch is Crying! In Public!” sold out multiple dates at the PIT. Her second solo show “Jenn Welch is Dancing! Like Nobody’s Watching!” debuted to a packed house at SOLOCOM 2014, and her interactive solo show “Jenn Welch Thinks You’re a Damn Good Person” was a part of SOLOCOM 2016.
She was recently featured at the New York Comedy Fest, the Memphis Comedy Fest, and the She-Devil Comedy Fest.

(upcoming shows)

Thursday, January 19, 2017
  • WHAT A JOKE: A National Comedy Fest Supporting the ACLU
    Starts: 8:00 pm

    Location: The Stand Restaurant & Comedy Club 239 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10003, United States

Friday, January 20, 2017
  • WHAT A JOKE: A National Comedy Fest Supporting the ACLU
    Starts: 8:00 pm

    Location: Annoyance Theatre 367 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211, United States

Saturday, January 21, 2017
  • WHAT A JOKE: A National Comedy Fest Supporting the ACLU
    Starts: 8:30 pm

    Location: Rough Trade NYC 64 N 9th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249, United States

Monday, January 23, 2017
  • Teach Level 0
    Starts: 7:00 pm

    Location: Simple Studios 134 W 29th St New York NY 10001

Saturday, January 28, 2017
  • Teach Level 0
    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Location: Simple Studios 134 W 29th St New York NY 10001

Monday, January 30, 2017
  • Teach Level 0
    Starts: 7:00 pm

    Location: Simple Studios 134 W 29th St New York NY 10001

(recent posts)

Lady-prov for Teen Girls!

Super excited to be teaching a new improv intensive for teen girls through The People’s Improv Theater! A week long improv day camp for girls ages 12-15, culminating in a class show. We’ll learn how to create comedy on the spot by saying “yes,... read more

Cleaning Up w/ Jenn Welch – Rocky Powell!

  Latest episode of Cleaning Up w/ Jenn Welch, featuring one of the funniest ladies I know, actress and improvisor Rocky Powell.  I put away a lot of clothes (life is just a series of meaningless events that happen between long periods of folding clothes), and... read more

Tight Five at Treehouse 154!

  Bah! It’s like these shows just pop up out of nowhere! It’s already time for our next installment of Tight Five. NYC’s best up-and-coming comedians doing their TV-ready tight five sets! Say you saw them before they were on Fallon! Only... read more

Hack Night

My Tight Five co-host Justin Perez produced this show in which 51 comedians each get two minutes to do their hackiest material! (not sure why *I’m* on the line-up…nothing I write could possibly be hacky…) Free at Brit Pack in Soho, which is one of my... read more

BOOKING CONTACT:

JENN@JENNWELCH.COM

929.255.4288

@JENNWELCHNOW


(twitter)

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 11:48am
RT @mollyfitz: I talked to @EmilyMcWinter and @JennWelchNow about @WhatAJokeFest for the @villagevoice! https://t.co/BVfnwONQJR
Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 9:50pm
What to Expect When Your Government Defunded Planned Parenthood and You Have No Choice But To Be Expecting @midnight #MakeABookAmerican
Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 4:19pm
Follow @WhatAJokeFest
86 shows, 34 cities, 3 days
All to raise $ for @ACLU
In NYC at @TheStandNYC @AnnoyanceNY @RoughTrade
Starts 1/19

(instagram)

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