Melissa Villaseñor

Fri, Jul 19, 2019
7:30 PM 9:45 PM
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
7:00 PM 9:30 PM

Melissa Villaseñor

with Steven Castillo and Brittany Carney

Melissa Villaseñor broke barriers by becoming the first-ever Latina cast member of Saturday Night Live. A comedic impressions expert, she got her start as a semifinalist on “America’s Got Talent.” Melissa has voiced characters on Cartoon Network’s OK K.O.! and Adventure Time, Comedy Central’s TripTank, Fox’s American Dad and Family Guy. On camera she most recently filmed HBO’s Crashing and Barry, Fullscreen’s Alone Together, and of course Saturday Night Live.

Forbes named Melissa one of their 30 Under 30 in 2017 and Rolling Stone named her as one to watch on their 50 Funniest People Right Now list.

Steven Castillo

Steven Castillo is one of the most original performers in New York City. He currently writes on "Saturday Night Live" and was recently named one of JFL's top comics to watch. His comedy dives into the absurd with a combination of fresh material, music, and sound cues, and even sometimes speaking in a foreign language. He has performed in many comedy festivals including RIOT LA and Limestone Comedy Fest. Castillo's show "STEEZUS," a multimedia parody concert of Kanye West's "Life of Pablo," has been seen across the nation including LA’s Comedy Central Stage.

Brittany Carney

Brittany Carney began doing stand-up comedy in Washington, DC. In the past year Brittany has featured for Wyatt Cenac, Moshe Kasher, Guy Branum, and Judah Friedlander. She performed on the five-year anniversary production of Night Train, as well as on Butterboy Comedy (March 2018), also at Littlefield.

Brittany is a return comedian for the satirical variety show Church Night (NY and DC), and won the 2016 Nerdist's Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction DC. 2017 highlights include the Kennedy Center District of Comedy Festival and Underground Comedy Fest.

Brittany has organized several comedy benefit shows, including Cause 4 Laughs: A Planned Parenthood Fundraiser, and BlerdFest: A Comedy Show to Celebrate Black Joy and Nerdship for Black Lives Matter DC. She also co-produces a monthly mock academic lecture series called Fale University.