Drunk Science presents: Oceans

Drunk Science presents: Oceans

Faareha Khan (MTV, Sup Comedy), Chris Burns, Ziwe Fumudoh, Guest Scientist: Dr. Alicia Pérez-Porro

Wed Jul 18

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$5.00 - $8.00

Tickets at the Door

This event is 21 and over

*** Lineup subject to change *** Limited seating ***

Drunk Science
Drunk Science
Drunk Science is a live show hosted by comedians Joanna Rothkopf (deputy editor, Esquire), Shannon Odell (neuroscience PhD student at Weill Cornell) and Jordan Mendoza (once played a doctor in a webseries).

Every month, three intoxicated comedians compete to present the best scientific dissertation to a panel of real scientists.
Chris Burns
Chris Burns
Chris Burns is a comic, writer, actor and a part-time Oracle and purveyor of fine comedy in the bay area for over seven years where she has honed her character-based, medium rare observational comedy that is chock full of insight and sadness. She is a regular at the Punchline and Cobbs comedy clubs in SF and has opened for Dana Carvey, Alex Borstein, W. Kamau Bell, Jackie Kashian, Tommy Johnagin, Sarah Colanna and Maz Jobrani. You can see Chris imitating her real life as a burned-out county social worker on the first and third seasons of Showtime's hit show "Shameless."
Ziwe Fumudoh
Ziwe Fumudoh is a comedienne based in New York City, USA, baby. Her jokes have been featured in the The Onion, Above Average, and Reductress. Additionally, her tweets have appeared in Buzzfeed, CNN, Cosmopolitan, The Fader, NPR, NYMAG, and other publications her mom hasn't emailed to her... yet. Ziwe rhymes with Freeway.
Guest Scientist: Dr. Alicia Pérez-Porro
Alicia Pérez-Porro is a research associate at the National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution) Invertebrates Zoology Dept. working with marine sponges by day, and a board member of the Spanish Scientists in USA non-profit (ECUSA) by night. Alicia is a marine biologist who studies marine sponges and analyzes their genomes to answer questions about climate change. She started and chair the Commission for Women in Science/MECUSA at ECUSA and is a proud member of the Homeward Bound 2018 team and a 2018 Women InPowerfellow. She is a passionate advocate for Women in Science and also a dancer.
Venue Information:
635 Sackett St
Brooklyn, NY, 11217