Ellen Is The Only Ally

Ellen Is The Only Ally

Ellen Degenerous (Rachel Kaly) wants to give a voice to up-and-coming comics, but only if they admit that she is their sole ally in show business. Join Ellen every month for a night of comedy, violence, and forced community.

Rachel is a queer Middle Eastern American NYC-based comedian and writer. She is a contributing writer for ClickHole and performs all over town and sometimes on TV. She hosts a monthly show as a violent and manipulative Ellen Degeneres.

Jack Bensinger

Originally a Washington, D.C. guy, Jack Bensinger started doing comedy in Chicago in 2013. Jack is a current member of The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour at The Annoyance Theater. He has performed at iO on the Harold teams Mrs. Governor, The Sherbet Boys, and Lunch. He also is the creator of the internet sketch series The I Love Comedy Video Magazine.

Rachel Sennott

My name is Rachel Sennott and I'm a comedian, actor and writer living in Hell's Kitchen (home of the delicious Hell's Chicken). I can be seen on HBO's High Maintenance and in Shiva Baby, an indie short premiering at SXSW this year.

I write and perform in my own sketches (check them out !!). They have been featured on Splitsider, Funny or Die and Whohaha. I am a stand-up comedian and you can see me perform in both clubs in NYC and intimate basements in Brooklyn. I also run two monthly shows, Puke Fest (various locations) and Ur Gonna Sleep Rly Well Tn at Caveat. Send me emails at rachel.sennott@nyu.edu!

Rachel Pegram

Rachel Pegram is a comedian, actor, and writer living in New York City. Onscreen, Rachel can be seen in the Adam Sandler Netflix movie The Week Of, as well as Don't Think Twice, The Chris Gethard Show on TruTv, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, The Late Show, Comedy Central, MTV, College Humor, BET and more. In 2018 she was chosen by Comedy Central as an "Up Next" comedian and performed at Clusterfest in San Francisco. Rachel performs regularly at Union Hall, both as a writer/performer with the sketch group Lo-Fi NYC and as co-host of That Shit Ray, a monthly late night-esque variety show. She also does improv at Asssscat at UCB Hells Kitchen.

Larry is a performer, writer, director, and comedian residing in New York City.

He is a staff writer on upcoming TruTV show Paid Off, where the winner of each show will receive full student loan debt relief. Awesome!

Larry recently completed his first feature film, To Dust, opposite Matthew Broderick. Named one of TimeOutNY's "comedians we're obsessed with " Larry studied drama and improvisation at the School at Steppenwolf.

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