The New Negroes

Sunday, May 28 2017


UCB Franklin

5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028

featuring Phoebe Robinson, Yusef Roach, Felicia Folkes, Jay Washington, Trevor Joyner and Kevin Barnett!


(Plus $1.00/ticket transaction fee)

×1 ticket = $5

Hosted by Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle

A monthly showcase/experiment/happening featuring new and established comedians.

“New Negro” is a term made popular during the Harlem Renaissance. It defined a movement of social and artistic awareness meant to expand notions of blackness. We decided to add to that recipe of intellectualism notions of Black Comedy, Alternative Comedy, and Black Alternative Comedy.