Resume

Bio

Kasha Patel is a stand-up comedienne, writer and on-screen personality based in Washington, DC and focuses her jokes on science and her life. She currently hosts a NASA mini TV/web series called "Earth Expeditions" that highlights how NASA studies Earth with boats, airplanes, and even dog sleds. She also produces and hosts Science Comedy night where only science-related jokes, stories, and songs are allowed.

Kasha hails from West Virginia, majored in chemistry at Wake Forest University (NC), and earned her Masters degree in Science Journalism at Boston University. Making her stand-up debut in Boston, Kasha has performed from coast to coast from San Francisco to New York City. She writes satire news articles for absrdnews.com. Learn about her daytime journalism work here.

Club Performances

DC Improv (Washington, DC)-- opened for Indian sensation Vir Das
ImprovBoston (Boston, MA)
Stand-up, Scottsdale (Scottsdale, AZ)
Broadway Club (NYC, NY)
Stage 773 (Chicago, IL)
The Second City Sunday Morning Mic (Chicago, IL)

Festivals

202 Comedy Festival, April 2016 (Washington, DC)
Devil Cup Festival, July 2015 (NYC, NY)
She-Devil Comedy Festival, October 2014 (NYC, NY)
Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, June 2014 (Chicago, IL)

Training

Sit-down with Beth Stelling (Stage 773, Chicago, IL)
Stand-Up 201 class with Matt Donaher (ImprovBoston)
Stand-Up 101 class with Rob Crean (ImprovBoston)