with Dave Hill, Dawn J. Fraser & Selena Coppock
Tue February 26th, 2013
Minimum Age: 21+
Doors Open: 7:00PM
Show Time: 7:00PM
Event Ticket: $5
This is a general admission event in The Gallery at LPR.
The Talking Cure: Tell Us How You Really Feel…
Dave Hill is a comedian, writer, musician, and actor living in New York City in an apartment he pays for with his own money. Dave has starred in his own television show The King of Miami, which was cancelled. He has also appeared on HBO, Comedy Central, Cinemax, MTV, VH1, and some other channels. In 2007, Variety Magazine named Dave one of their “10 Comics to Watch,” something he won’t shut up about. Dave has written for the New York Times, Salon, and HuffPo and is also a contributor to NPR’s This American Life. He has a rock band called Valley Lodge.
Dawn J. Fraser
Dawn J. Fraser is a storyteller, educator and and nationally acclaimed speaker based out of New York City. She is the Host of the live show and upcoming podcast ‘Barbershop Stories’, which features storytellers performing true tales in barbershops and salons. Dawn has created programs for college students, educators and entrepreneurs to develop leadership potential through storytelling, and is an Instructor with The Moth and The Story Studio. She was featured amongst some of the nation’s top innovators and changemakers as a speaker at TED@NYC and has performed in shows including The Moth Mainstage, Story Collider, RISK and The Unchained Tour. She loves being a twin, a Trinidadian, and tweetable at @dawnjfraser.
SELENA COPPOCK is a New York City-based standup comedian,
writer, and storyteller. Her debut book, The New Rules For
Blondes, a collection of essays celebrating and subverting
the blonde stereotype, will be released in April. Her writing
has also been featured on TheFrisky, McSweeney’s, and the
Collared Sheep. As a storyteller, Selena has performed on
RISK!, Stripped Stories, and The Moth.