asian af shows

UPCOMING SHOWS

Los Angeles

Comedy Comedy Festival 2017
"Disoriented AF" w/ special guest Kelly Marie Tran

Saturday, 9/23/17
8:00pm
JACCC
244 S. San Pedro St. Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Asian AF - Los Angeles

Friday, 9/29/17
9pm
UCB Sunset
5419 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027

Buy Tickets: SOLD OUT
there will be a waitlist, day of show

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Asian AF Presents: Filipino AF

Friday, 10/13/17
9:30pm
UCB Sunset - Inner Sanctum Cafe
5419 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027

FREE ADMISSION
seating is first come, first served
there will be an ample amount of space to fit everyone!

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NEW YORK

Asian AF - New York

Monday, 10/16/17
7:30pm
UCB East Village
153 East 3rd St. New York, NY 10009

Buy Tickets: NOW AVAILABLE
there will be a stand-by line, day of show

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September 2017

Sat. 9/16/17
UCB East - New York

 

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HOSTS – Dan Lee & Alex Song

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Ronny Chieng (The Daily Show)

SKETCH – 
Writer/Cast: Bowen Yang

SKETCH – 
Writer/Cast: Becky Yamamoto

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Arti Gollapudi

IMPROV – New York UCB Superteam
- Donald Chang
- Lily Du
- Dan Lee
- Nicole Pasquale
- Alex Song
- Achilles Stamatelaky

 

AUGUST 2017

Fri. 8/25/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Kevin Camia (The Dress Up Gang)

VIDEO – Kulap Vilaysack (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$)

CHARACTER – "Wedding Dancer"
Writer/Cast: Sarah Claspell

SKETCH – "Bargain Hunters"
Writer: Kay Kaanapu
Cast: Kay Kaanapu, Dione Kuraoka, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

SKETCH – "Hypemen Anonymous"
Writer: Kay Kaanapu
Cast: Geo Lee, Sunanda Sachatrakul, Connie Shin, Erich Tamola, Jenny Yang

IMPROV – Kaiju: The Mess Hall Superteam
- Albert Andrade
- Jane Kim
- Geo Lee (America's Best Dance Crew)
- Jiavani Linayao
- PJ McCormick
- Kathryn Molloy
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Christopher Renfro
- Connie Shin
- Erich Tamola

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

August 2017

Tues. 8/15/17
UCB East - New York

HOSTS – Dan Lee & Alex Song

SPECIAL GUESTS – Keiko Agena & Will Choi

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Joel Kim Booster (Conan)

VIDEO – SJ Son (Quiet Tiny Asian)

SKETCH – "Characters & Impressions"
Writer/Cast: Nathan Min (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon)

SKETCH – "National Asian Day"
Writer/Cast: Angel Yau

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Sachi Ezura

IMPROV – New York Superteam
- Donald Chang
- Lily Du
- Sachi Ezura
- Arti Gollapudi
- Dan Lee
- Shelly Mar
- Nicole Pasquale
- Curtis Retherford
- Alex Song
- Erik Tanouye
- Jon Wan
- Tao Yang

 

JULY 2017

Fri. 7/28/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)

SPECIAL GUEST – Manny Jacinto (The Good Place)

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Sherry Cola (I Love Dick)

VIDEO – Joy Regullano (White Fetish)

SKETCH – "Miss Asian America Pagent"
Writer: Joy Regullano
Cast: Keiko Agena, Feo Chin, Quincy Cho, Will Choi, Sherry Cola, Joy Regullano, Jenny Yang, Ai Yoshihara

STORYTELLING – Will Choi

SHORT FILM – Bernard Badion & Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)

IMPROV – K3wlAzN420
- Lizz Adams
- Chuck Maa
- Allyn Pintal
- Erich Tamola

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

june 2017

Tues. 6/27/17
UCB East - New York
*Asian AF NY debut show

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Aparna Nancherla (Master of None; Conan)

MUSICAL COMEDY – Kevin Yee

VIDEO – Marques Ray (Dr. Ken) & Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat)

SPECIAL GUEST – Hudson Yang (Fresh Off the Boat)

SKETCH – "Marie Kondon't"
Writer: Alex Song
Cast: Matty Frazier, Alex Song

SKETCH – "Unaccompanied Minority"
Writer: Alex Song
Cast: Lily Du, Matty Frazier, Alex Song

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Brian Park

MUSICAL COMEDY – AzN PoP!
- Maya Deshmukh
- Iliana Inocencio
- Anna Suzuki
- Angel Yau
- Ann Marie Yoo

IMPROV – New York UCB Superteam
- Donald Chang
- Lily Du
- Michael Kayne
- Dan Lee
- Jesse Lee
- Shelly Mar
- Nicole Pasquale
- Curtis Retherford
- Alex Song
- Achilles Stamatelaky
- Erik Tanouye
- Jon Wan

 

june 2017

Sat. 6/10/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)

SPECIAL GUEST – Suzy Nakamura (Dr. Ken; Go On)

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Long You

VIDEO – Marques Ray (Dr. Ken) & Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat)

CHARACTER –"Gideon's Art"
Writer/Cast: Suzy Nakamura

MUSICAL COMEDY – Kevin Yee

ELITE DAILY GAME SHOW – David Brown, Will Choi, Dione Kuraoka, Dhruv Uday Singh

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

MAY 2017

Fri. 5/12/17
UCB Sunset Inner Sanctum - Los Angeles

"Asian AF Presents: AAPI Heritage Month AF"

HOSTS – Will Choi & Mike Lane

SPECIAL GUEST – Lewis Tan (Iron Fist)

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Kiran Deol (How To Get Away with Murder)

VIDEO – Kulap Vilaysack (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$)

MOTHER'S DAY GAME SHOW – Mike Lane, Will Choi, Jiavani Linayao

STORYTELLING – Amy Hill (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto
 

 

APRIL 2017

Fri. 4/28/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Mike Lane

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Margaret Cho

VIDEO – Michele Selene Ang (13 Reasons Why)

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE – Tess Paras (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)

SKETCH – "Got Your Back"
Writer: Kay Kaanapu
Cast: Kay Kaanapu, Dione Kuraoka, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

UNITED AIRLINES –  Will Choi, Joan Ford, Dione Kuraoka, Mike Lane, Connie Shin, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE – Alex Hwang (lead singer of Run River North)

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

GHOST IN THE SHELL: THE MUSICAL!
- Writers: Will Choi, Mike Lane, Tess Paras
- Cast: Keiko Agena, Kim Cooper, Will Choi, Dione Kuraoka, Mike Lane, Jiavani Linayao, Tess Paras, Allyn Pintal, Kaitlyn Tanimoto, Dhruv Uday Singh, Kathy Yamamoto, Candice Yang

 

MARCH 2017

Fri. 3/24/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi, Mike Lane, & Connie Shin

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Marques Ray (Dr. Ken)

SKETCH/DANCE – "Asian Men: Undateable?"
Writers: Geo Lee & Chuck Maa
Cast: Pauler Lam, Geo Lee, Chuck Maa, Andrew Tran, Justin Valles, Richard Wang, Yoshi Wright

SKETCH – "Queen Bee AF"
Writer: Amrita Dhaliwal
Cast: Alfred Aquino II, Geri Carillo, Varut Chee, Amrita Dhaliwal, Gilbert Galon, Bonnie He, Mike Lane, Christine Lin, Stephen Loh, Chris Quintos

CHARACTER – "Women's Empowerment Seminar"
Writer/Cast: Susan Song

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE – Jane Lui & Paul Dateh

HOSTING BIT – Mike Lane & Connie Shin

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

FEBRUARY 2017

Fri. 2/24/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi, Mike Lane, & Connie Shin

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Sheng Wang (Fresh Off the Boat)

MUSICAL COMEDY – Kevin Yee with J. Elaine Marcos

SKETCH – "Historical Strippers"
Writers: Lynn Yu, Ari Scott, Anna Cecilia, Chris O'Brien
Cast: Feodor Chin, Dione Kuraoka, Mike Lane, Connie Shin, Kaitlyn Tanimoto, Scott Yamamura

SKETCH – "PTA President"
Writer: Brendan Halloran
Cast: Will Choi, Dione Kuraoka, Mike Lane, Connie Shin, Kaitlyn Tanimoto, Scott Yamamura

SPECIAL APPEARANCE – Kelly Marie Tran (Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi)

SKETCH – "Asian Cops"
Writers: Gilbert Galon, Stephen Loh, Brian T. Arnold
Cast: Gilbert Galon, Rhett George, J. Elaine Marcos, Lana McKissack, Scott Yamamura

VALENTINE'S DATING GAME SHOW – Gilbert Galon, Dione Kuraoka, Mike Lane, Connie Shin, Dhruv Uday Singh

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

January 2017

Sat. 1/21/17
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi, Mike Lane, & Connie Shin

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Atsuko Okatsuka

SKETCH – "The Last Two People"
Writer: Cynthia Kao (CollegeHumor)
Cast: Cynthia Kao, Scott Yamamura

CHARACTER – "Pastor"
Writer/Cast: Marques Ray (Dr. Ken)

SKETCH – "The Cove-r Up"
Writer: Connie Shin
Cast: Will Choi, Mike Lane

SKETCH – "The Godmother"
Writers: Alfred Aquino II, Kaitlyn Tanimoto
Cast: Jesse Esparza, Dione Kuraoka, Kaitlyn Tanimoto, Scott Yamamura

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE – Dia Frampton (The Voice) & Jae Jin

CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE GAME SHOW – Will Choi, Mike Lane, Connie Shin, Susan Song, Marques Ray, Scott Yamamura

CHINESE LION DANCE – Mark Elefane & Andy Ta

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

NOVEMBER 2016

Tues. 11/29/16
UCB Sunset - Los Angeles
*Asian AF LA debut show

HOSTS – Will Choi, Mike Lane, & Connie Shin

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Jenny Yang

SKETCH – "Veggie Committee"
Writers/Cast: Kay Kaanapu, Dione Kuraoka, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

SKETCH – "Spiderman is Gross"
Writer: Ann Maddox
Cast: Jesse Esparza, Ann Maddox, Connie Shin

SKETCH – "Group Photo"
Writer: Jesse Esparza
Cast: Jesse Esparza, Dione Kuraoka, Ann Maddox, Susan Song, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE – "Fetish Rap"
Writer: Cynthia Kao (CollegeHumor)
Cast: Cynthia Kao, Tess Paras

 

WHAT DO YOU REALLY MEAN? GAME SHOW – Will Choi, Mike Lane, Connie Shin

IMPROV – Kilowatt: The Mess Hall Superteam
- Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)
- Quincy Cho
- Kay Kaanapu
- Chuck Maa
- Jiavani Linayao
- Allyn Pintal
- Joy Regullano (White Fetish)
- Erich Tamola

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto


SCARLETT JOHANSSON PRESENTS

SCARLETT JOHANSSON PRESENTS:
DEL CLOSE MARATHON 2017

June 2017

Fri. 6/23/17
UCB East - New York
*ScarJo Presents NY debut show

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (GIlmore Girls)

IMPROV – LA/NY Asian American UCB Superteam
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Lily Du
- Michael Kayne
- Dan Lee
- Jesse Lee
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Alex Song
- Achilles Stamatelaky
- Eric Tanouye

 

Scarlett Johansson Presents:
Opening Night of Ghost in the Shell

MARCH 2017

Fri. 3/31/17
UCB Sunset Inner Sanctum - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Kyle Mizono

SKETCH – "Jade & Jin Li: Chinese Gymnasts"
Writers: Kay Kaanapu, Kaitlyn Tanimoto
Cast: Kay Kaanapu, Dione Kuraoka, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

VIDEO –  "Complicit"
Writer: Cynthia Kao (CollegeHumor)
Cast: Lesley Tsina

SPECIAL APPEARANCES – Beth Lepley as "Keiko Agena" & Mike McLendon as "Will Choi"

GHOST IN THE SHELL: THE MUSICAL!
Writers: Will Choi, Mike Lane, Tess Paras
Cast: Keiko Agena, Will Choi, Tony Garbanzos, Dione Kuraoka, Mike Lane, Tess Paras, Kaitlyn Tanimoto, Dhruv Uday Singh, Kathy Yamamoto, Candice Yang, Weikei Yu

IMPROV – Kilowatt: The Mess Hall Superteam
- Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)
- Quincy Cho
- Kay Kaanapu
- Chuck Maa
- Jiavani Linayao
- Allyn Pintal
- Joy Regullano (White Fetish)
- Erich Tamola

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

Scarlett Johansson Presents:
Opening Night of THE GREAT WALL

February 2017

Fri. 2/17/17
UCB Sunset Inner Sanctum - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Asif Ali (Wrecked)

CHARACTER – "Piano Teacher"
Writer/Cast: Susan Song

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE –  Danice Cabanela

SPECIAL APPEARANCES – Terry Huang as "Matt Damon's Agent", Mike Lane as "Finn Jones/Iron Fist" & Scott Yamamura as "Matt Damon"

IMPROV – Kilowatt: The Mess Hall Superteam
- Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)
- Quincy Cho
- Kay Kaanapu
- Chuck Maa
- Jiavani Linayao
- Allyn Pintal
- Joy Regullano (White Fetish)
- Erich Tamola

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

Scarlett Johansson Presents:
Opening Night of Doctor Strange

NOVEMBER 2016

Fri. 11/4/16
UCB Sunset Inner Sanctum - Los Angeles

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)

STAND-UP COMEDIAN – Sheng Wang (Fresh Off the Boat)

CHARACTER – "Ask the Dishes"
Writer/Cast: Jiavani Linayao

SPECIAL APPEARANCES – Keiko Agena as "Emma Stone", Will Choi as "Scarlett Johansson", Scott Yamamura as "Matt Damon", & Jenny Yang as "Tilda Swinton/The Ancient One"

IMPROV – Chicago's Stir Friday Night!
- Neal Dandade
- Amrita Dhaliwal
- Gilbert Galon
- Erica Ikeda
- Christine Lin
- Harrison Pak
- Aaron Rice

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto

 

Scarlett Johansson Presents:
asian american pacific islander heritage month

MAY 2016

Fri. 5/27/16
UCB Sunset Inner Sanctum - Los Angeles
*ScarJo Presents LA debut show

HOSTS – Will Choi & Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls)

IMPROV – Yellow Fever
- Quincy Cho
- Bonnie He
- Kay Kaanapu
- Joy Regullano (White Fetish)
- Kaitlyn Tanimoto
- Kelly Marie Tran (Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi)
- Ai Yoshihara

SPECIAL APPEARANCE – Jenny Yang as "Tilda Swinton/The Ancient One"

IMPROV – Miss Golightly
- Jed Alcantara
- Eric Bauer
- Will Choi
- Terry Huang
- Jeremy Lu
- Weikei Yu
- Vince Yap

IMPROV – Voltron
- Lilan Bowden (Andi Mack)
- Sarah Claspell
- Kim Cooper
- Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island)
- Rene Gube (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
- Zac Oyama (CollegeHumor)
- Dhruv Uday Singh
- Kathy Yamamoto