How Embarrassing For Her: an Evening with Jacqueline Novak hosted by John Early

John Early and Jacqueline Novak reunite in NYC for one night only to present...Jacqueline’s hour show HOW EMBARRASSING FOR HER week before she takes it to Scotland for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Exquisite banter between J and J will unfold into Jacqueline performing the show — sweaty, personal, passionate and full notionry — and then afterward John will praise it.

Jacqueline Novak

Jacqueline Novak is a New York-based stand-up comedian and author. She has performed stand up on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon and The Late Late Show with James Corden, and has her own Comedy Central Presents half hour special. Novak's memoir, How to Weep in Public: Feeble Offerings on Depression from One Who Knows, was published in 2016. She has appeared on HBO's Animals, Netflix's The Characters and starred in her own Refinery29 series, How to Weep in Public, directed by John Early. Her stand up album is called Quality Notions.

John Early

John Early is a comedian who wrote, created, and starred in the critically acclaimed miniseries 555 for Vimeo with frequent collaborator Kate Berlant, directed by Andrew DeYoung. He also wrote, executive produced, and starred in his own episode of Netflix's THE CHARACTERS. John plays Elliot in SEARCH PARTY on TBS, and has also appeared on TV in WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER, 30 ROCK, BROAD CITY, DIFFICULT PEOPLE, HIGH MAINTENANCE, LOVE, PORTLANDIA, HATERS BACK OFF and ANIMALS, and in the films THE DISASTER ARTIST opposite Sharon Stone, BEATRIZ AT DINNER, OTHER PEOPLE, NEIGHBORS 2, FUN MOM DINNER and FORT TILDEN. He was also a writer for Season 4 of BILLY ON THE STREET. While in New York, he was an Artist in Residence and Comedy Curator at Ars Nova, where he hosted the variety show Showgasm. He performed his solo show Literally Me (4 time New York Times Critics' Pick) to sold out crowds at Joe's Pub and The Bell House, and co-hosted a weekly stand up show at Cake Shop. John currently hosts a monthly variety show in Los Angeles at The Satellite. He has performed stand up at various comedy festivals including Montreal’s Just For Laughs, Bonnaroo, South by Southwest, Pemberton, Treasure Island, Outside Lands, Riot LA, and Festival Supreme. John was also named one of Variety’s Top Ten Comics to Watch in 2017. He was born in Nashville, Tennessee and is a graduate of the Atlantic Acting School at Tisch School of the Arts NYU.

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*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice. 

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