The Why of UnCabaret 2020

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I’m often sharing the whats of UnCabaret. The amazing whos. The delightful wheres. But as we enter this ultra intensified field of 2020 It seems like a perfect time to refresh the why. Or maybe even the imperfect time. Because part of the why of UnCab Is the practice of the Perfectly Imperfect. Comedy of the the illusive now. And we so need the now …

MISSION STATEMENT 2.0

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I got so clear on Sunday.About the future of UnCab.And my mission with it.It’s two fold.Partly everything it’s always been.Space for unhomophobic, unxenophobic, unmysogynistic and unhacky comedy.Comedy with a bent toward the fresh, the raw, towards the now. It’s more than the comedy. But there’s another part.A part I miss so much when we take a hiatus.The you part.Being with …

Mission Statement

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CAP/UCLA asked us to write an Artist’s Statement for the program of of 25th Anniversary Show. UnCabaret is actually a collective of many artists. So that was interesting. But it was a good chance to step back and write a mission statement…. We are filled with hope every time UnCabaret convenes. We are curious about each other’s stories. And our …