with JiJi Lee, Alison Leiby, Fran Tirado & Sam Dingman
Tue September 25th, 2018
Minimum Age: 21+
Doors Open: 7:00PM
Show Time: 7:30PM
Event Ticket: $10
Join host and producer Mark Pagán along with some very talented friends as they celebrate the launch of season two of the award-winning podcast Other Men Need Help, with stories, secrets, and surprises about the ways the ways they’ve avoided accountability, clung to power, masked insecurities, and quietly screamed for connection.
Hosted by: Mark Pagán, Producer of Other Men Need Help
Alison Leiby (The President Show, NY Times)
Fran Tirado (Food 4 Thot, Hello Mr)
Mark Pagán, host
Mark Pagán is an award-winning comedian, film and podcast producer, writer, and former b-boy. A Moth Storyslam winner, his work and performances have been shown at festivals and shows worldwide including Slamdance Film Festival, Arizona International Film Festival, North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, Charleston Comedy Festival, RISK!, The Moth, Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theater, Story Collider, Peoples Improv Theater, and Magnet Theater. He currently produces and hosts the series and live show, “Other Men Need Help.”
Alison Leiby is a comedian and writer who has written for The President Show, The Opposition with Jordan Klepper, The New York Times and more. In addition to co-authoring two parody ebooks, her writing has appeared in McSweeney’s, Cosmopolitan, and VICE. She produces and hosts the monthly comedy-storytelling show It’s a Long Story.
Fran is the Executive Editor of Hello Mr, co-host of the Food 4 Thot podcast, and co-creator of Communion, a not-for-profit queer-only dinner gathering and artist collective. He has been published in Vice, Buzzfeed, Broadly, them., INTO, and Teen Vogue and has been recognized as one of Brooklyn’s 30 Under 30 for his work in editing, researching, documenting, convening, and creating community for queer people. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter: @fransquishco
Sam Dingman is a managing producer at Panoply, where he created and hosts the Family Ghosts storytelling podcast, and produces the podcasts You Must Remember This and Bad With Money. He’s a winner of the Moth Grand Slam, and his stories have been featured on RISK!, The Moth Radio Hour, and Too Beautiful To Live.