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Friday, January 26 • 7:15pm - 8:45pm
Resistance is Fertile (SOLD OUT)

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This show is sold out. A limited number of tickets may be available at the door.

Resistance is Fertile is a San Francisco's longest-running independent all female/non-binary/GNC showcase, featuring the Bay Area's rising stars in comedy, bringing together audiences to laugh about the unique joys of not being a man in today's world. Each show features several raffles of donated goodies from San Francisco's own Good Vibrations. Hosted by Brooke Heinichen and Luisa Isbell, with guests Shanti Charan, Megan KoesterJalisa Robinson, Frida Sierra, Alison Stevenson and Natasha Vinik. ($28, All Ages)

Due to a change in schedule, Hay Beacon is no longer appearing. Megan Koester and Alison Stevenson have been added.

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Megan Koester

Megan Koester is a writer, comedian and Daughter of the Golden West; LA Weekly (before it was taken over by right wingers, mind you) listed her as a "comic to watch," saying her "sets are as dark, self-effacing and in-the-moment as they come." She co-authored the "The Indignities... Read More →
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Alison Stevenson

Alison Stevenson is a comedian and writer based in Los Angeles. Her debut TV appearance occurred on the Viceland stand-up series, “Flop House” where she told a joke about giving a man a panic attack with her thighs. She was also a “perfect woman” on the Adult Swim Streaming... Read More →
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Brooke Heinichen

Brooke Heinichen is a San Francisco stand-up comedian. Originally from Ohio, she talks too fast and smiles too much. She is a regular at the San Francisco Punch Line, Cobb's Comedy Club and Jimmy Kimmel’s Comedy Club, among others. She was the winner of the 2019 Rooster T Feathers... Read More →
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Frida Sierra

For over a decade, Frida Sierra has traveled through the United States, eating from vending machines and telling jokes to strangers. Coming out of the Bay Area, sweating profusely and speaking loudly, with electric fast-paced storytelling, Frida's credits include the Santa Cruz Comedy... Read More →
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Jalisa Robinson

Jalisa Robinson brings her sometimes-deadpan, sometimes-sparkling style to everything from race to the patriarchy to getting hit on at Whole Foods. A native midwesterner, she now lives in California. She was a San Francisco International Comedy Competition Semi-Finalist (2022); she’s... Read More →
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Luisa Isbell

Luisa Isbell is a Bay Area-based comic and storyteller striving to master the art of the tasteful overshare. You can catch her performing nightly at your local comedy club, bar, and the occasional pet store. Luisa co-produces SF mainstay shows “Cheaper Than Therapy” and “About... Read More →
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Natasha Vinik

Natasha Vinik is a Bay Area comedian - with a mother from Peru and a Jewish, South African father - her unique perspective and experience makes her comedy fun, frightening, and falafel. Minus the falafel. She's allergic. Natasha is a paid regular at the San Jose Improv, and was featured... Read More →
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Shanti Charan

Shanti Charan is a stand-up comedian, writer, and storyteller based in the Bay Area. The daughter of immigrants, Shanti’s humor reflects her experience as an Indo-Fijian woman, growing up as a second generation American. Charan was named San Francisco Bay Guardian’s “Best Comedian... Read More →

Friday January 26, 2024 7:15pm - 8:45pm PST
Brava Cabaret 2781 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110