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Dhaya Lakshminarayanan was named Best Comedian 2013 in the SF Bay Guardian’s Best of the Bay Readers Poll. Comedy Central Asia crowned her the Grand Prize Winner of “The Ultimate Comedy Challenge” (2013). Her list of credits include the Bridgetown Comedy Festival (2013), SF Sketchfest (2013, 2012), the Boston Comedy Festival (2012 semifinalist), the Women in Comedy Festival (2013), the Limestone Comedy Festival (2014) and Laugh Your Asheville Off (2014). In addition, Dhaya is a storyteller appearing on NPR’s Snap Judgment, The Risk podcast Live in Austin, and ON24′s “Best Travel Disaster Story.” She is currently the host of San Francisco’s monthly Moth StorySLAM after winning a Moth StorySLAM (2013). She will be competing in the Moth GrandSLAM at the Castro Theater in September. She has opened/featured for or worked with the following: Marc Maron, Janeane Garofalo, Greg Behrendt, Myq Kaplan, Jello Biafra, Dick Gregory, Anthony Jeselnik, Maz Jobrani, and Greg Proops. Dhaya is also an on-camera host. The premiere year of the PBS series, High School Quiz Show, which she hosted won an Emmy.She doesn’t want to spend time with people who are too lazy/don’t know how to Google.

Upcoming Shows

August – September 2014

Aug
20
Wed
Headlining New Talent Night @ Rooster T Feathers
Aug 20 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Headlining New Talent Night

157 W. El Camino Real
Sunnyvale, CA
94087

Aug
21
Thu
Mission Position Live @ Lost Weekend Video
Aug 21 @ 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Mission Position Live

Lost Weekend Video
1034 Valencia Street,
San Francisco, CA 94110

Aug
22
Fri
Comedy Night @ Sports Basement Walnut Creek
Aug 22 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

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Sports Basement Walnut Creek
1881 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Aug
25
Mon
Monday Night Marsh “Nerd Nation” Excerpt @ The Marsh Theater
Aug 25 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Monday Night Marsh

The Marsh Theater

MainStage Theater | The Studio Theater
1062 Valencia Street @ 22nd street
San Francisco, CA 94103

 

Aug
26
Tue
HOST of The Moth Story Slam @ Public Works
Aug 26 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Hosting the Moth Story Slam a>

Public Works
161 Erie St,
San Francisco, CA
94103

Aug
28
Thu
TMI Live Story-telling event @ La Pena Cultural Center
Aug 28 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

TMI Live Story-telling Event

LaPena Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705

Aug
29
Fri
I’ll Leave You With This @ Lost Weekend Video
Aug 29 @ 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

I’ll Leave You With This

Lost Weekend Video
1034 Valencia Street,
San Francisco, CA 94110

Sep
2
Tue
PERFORMING at The Moth GrandSlam Championship @ The Castro Theatre
Sep 2 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Moth GrandSlam Championship

The Castro Theatre
429 Castro Street
San Francisco, CA 94114

Sep
20
Sat
Stand-Up Sit-Down: live comedy & interview show @ La Pena Cultural Center
Sep 20 @ 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Stand-Up Sit-Down

LaPena Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705

Sep
30
Tue
HOST of The Moth Story Slam @ Public Works
Sep 30 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Hosting the Moth Story Slam a>

Public Works
161 Erie St,
San Francisco, CA
94103