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Yum’s the Word Yum’s the Word

with Joel Marsh Garland (Orange is the New Black), Alan Aisenberg (Orange is the New Black), Catherine Curtin (Orange is the New Black), Jordan Carlos, Johanna Gohmann, Jolenta Greenberg & host Robin Gelfenbien

Tue July 12th, 2016

8:00PM

Main Space

Minimum Age: 18+

Doors Open: 7:00PM

Show Time: 8:00PM

Event Ticket: $15

Day of Show: $20

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*This event will be streamed live online through LPR’s streaming channel beginning at 8pm on Tuesday 7/12.*

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“Yum’s The Word” is the only show that blends old-school fun with modern-day storytelling. Each month comedic storyteller, Robin Gelfenbien, hosts this unique event replete with Mad Libs, nostalgic candy and her homemade ice cream cakes.*

Join Robin and some of the country’s best storytellers, comedians and writers for a decadent night of stories and treats.

Yum’s The Word official site

Time Out New York Critics’ Pick

“We love Yum’s the Word”
BonAppetit.com

One of “5 Comedy Shows to Watch”
Time Out New York Comedy

One of “5 Top Storytelling Series in NYC”
CBS New York

One of “5 Best Comedy Shows Hosted by Women in NYC”
CBS New York

*Lactaid pills available at every show. Seriously.

Listen to the Yum’s the Word podcast

Ticketing Policy

TABLE SEATING POLICY Table seating for all seated shows is reserved exclusively for ticket holders who purchase “Table Seating” tickets. By purchasing a “Table Seating” ticket you agree to also purchase a minimum of two food and/or beverage items per person. Table seating is first come, first seated. Please arrive early for the best choice of available seats. Seating begins when doors open. Tables are communal so you may be seated with other patrons. We do not take table reservations.   A standing room area is available by the bar for all guests who purchase “Standing Room” tickets. Food and beverage can be purchased at the bar but there is no minimum purchase required in this area.   All tickets sales are final and non-transferable. No refund or credits.

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Yum’s the Word

Yum’s The Word” is the only show that blends old-school fun with modern-day storytelling. Each month comedic storyteller, Robin Gelfenbien, hosts this unique event replete with Mad Libs, Pin the Hose on the Fireman and her homemade ice cream cakes.*
 
Join Robin and some of the country’s best storytellers, comedians and writers for a decadent night of stories and treats.
 
Yum’s The Word official site
 
Time Out New York Critics’ Pick
 
“We love Yum’s the Word”
BonAppetit.com

 
One of “5 Comedy Shows to Watch”
Time Out New York Comedy

 
One of “5 Top Storytelling Series in NYC”
CBS New York

 
One of “5 Best Comedy Shows Hosted by Women in NYC”
CBS New York

 
*Lactaid pills available at every show. Seriously.
 
Listen to the Yum’s the Word podcast

Joel Marsh Garland (Orange is the New Black)

Joel Marsh Garland on Twitter | Joel Marsh Garland on Instagram
 
JOEL MARSH GARLAND is an award-winning actor and director. He last appeared on Broadway in Of Mice and Men. His film credits include: True Story, Limitless, The Bounty Hunter, Birdman, The Night Listener, Lady in the Water, Rocket Science and The Believer. Television credits include: Billions, Public Morals, Louie, Boardwalk Empire, Bored to Death, Benders, Elementary, Chicago Fire, Justified, The West Wing, Law and Order: SVU, Law and Order, Kings, Blue Bloods, Life on Mars, The Big C, Kidnapped and he can be seen regularly in AMC’s new series Feed The Beast. Joel has been featured in GTA IV the Lost and the Damned, GTA V, and Red Dead Redemption Undead Nightmare. He plays Officer Scott O’Neill on Netflix’s Orange is the New Black. Look for him in the upcoming films: Book of Henry, In Dubious Battle, and Beat-up Little Seagull.

Alan Aisenberg (Orange is the New Black)

Alan Aisenberg on Twitter | Alan Aisenberg on Instagram

Alan Aisenberg is best known as C.O. Baxter Bayley on Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black. He has also made guest appearances on Inside Amy Schumer and Mozart in the Jungle, as well as numerous films including “The Longshots.” Aisenberg’s company, Deverge, is the production team behind the prank collective Improv Everywhere, in addition to Seeso’s original series New York’s Funniest. He’s been told he’s bad with quotation marks. “ “ “

Catherine Curtin (Orange is the New Black)

Catherine Curtin on Twitter | Catherine Curtin on Instagram
 
Catherine Curtin is an award-winning actress who plays Wanda Bell on the hit Netflix series, Orange is the New Black. Her film credits include: Revolutionary Road, The Wolf of Wall Street, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and The Bourne Legacy, and her television credits include Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, 30 Rock, The Nanny, Sex and the City, New York Undercover, Third Watch and Law & Order, among others. This fall she will appear in HBO’s new series, Insecure.

Jordan Carlos

Jordan Carlos on Twitter

Jordan Carlos wrote for The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, and appears on MTV’s Guy Code, Girl Code, and Guy Court. Jordan’s other credits include Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” The Colbert Report, Nurse Jackie, and Broad City. CollegeHumor’s go-to Obama, Jordan can also be counted on for a presidential impression with over a million YouTube clicks and counting. Jordan’s comedy album “The Blackest” is available on Amazon.

Johanna Gohmann

Johanna Gohmann official site | Johanna Gohmann on Twitter
 
Johanna Gohmann has written for Salon, xoJane, and is a regular contributor to Bust magazine, where she’s written about lactating men, female furries, and history of the vaginal speculum. Her essays have been anthologized in A Moveable Feast: Life-Changing Food Adventures Around the World, Joan Didion Crosses the Street, The Best Women’s Travel Writing 2010, The Best Sex Writing 2010, The Best Women’s Travel Writing Volume 10, and Every Father’s Daughter. She’s performed at Sunday Night Sex Talks and is a Moth Slam Winner.
 

Jolenta Greenberg

Jolenta Greenberg on Twitter
 
Jolenta Greenberg is a New York-based comedian and producer. She’s a member of The All Stars of Comedy, the group of resident comedians at Pete’s Candy Store in Brooklyn. Also, she’s a Moth StorySLAM winner. Currently, Jolenta is the voice of WNYC Studios and writing for a new, top-secret game show that will be premiering this fall.

host Robin Gelfenbien

Robin Gelfenbien official site | @robingelfenbien on Twitter
 
Robin Gelfenbien is a NYC-based writer, comedian and storyteller. She has performed at The Moth, RISK!, Mortified and The Soundtrack Series, and she is the Creator and Host of the storytelling series, “Yum’s the Word,” that features her homemade ice cream cakes. The show was recently named a “Critics Pick” by Time Out New York Comedy, one of the “5 Best Storytelling Series in NYC” by CBS New York and Bon Appetit raved, “We love Yum’s the Word.”
 
Robin has written jokes for emcee Rosie O’Donnell at The Matrix Awards where featured presenters included Martha Stewart, Rupert Murdoch, Hillary Rodham Clinton and more. Her critically-acclaimed solo show, “My Salvation Has a First Name (A Wienermobile Journey),” premiered at the New York International Fringe Festival where New York Magazine called it “the highlight of next month’s Fringe.”
 
She’s performed her original comedy songs at The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center and on Sirius Satellite Radio. She’s also starred in a commercial directed by Spike Lee.
 
Robin also created the web series “Auntie, Do Tell” with her 74 year-old aunt and is the co-host and co-producer of the storytelling show “A Very Special Episode.” Off stage, Robin writes for Huffington Post Comedy, and she is currently working on a screenplay about how the Wienermobile saved her life.

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