The Ellicott Silly Comedy Festival is bringing a VERY SPECIAL COMEDY IN THE COURTYARD to the beautiful outdoor space at Little Market Cafe!
Our Platinum Presenting Sponsor for the season is The Tiso Home Group of Cummings & Co. Realtors - 410-691-7886!
Your headliner is Paris Sashay is a comedienne, actor, writer and producer from Washington, DC, but Currently living in New York. Her command as a seasoned storyteller makes even the mundane experience feel like an adventure. Audiences across the country fall in love with her infectious laugh, wit, and style.
Nothing can stop Paris’ ascension to stardom, unequivocally one of the funniest rising comediennes with highlight performances at Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal as a 'New Face', Brooklyn Comedy Festival, BET 50 Central, and 'Unprotected Sets' on EPIX. Also, with performances at The Howard Theatre ,The Kennedy Center, Caroline’s on Broadway, Hollywood Improv, Comedy Store and The Comedy Cellar. She triumphantly debuted at the DC Improv only days after losing several teeth in a brutal attack by a toxic man sexually harassing her on the street. In 2016, Paris launched the #TeethAndTittiesCampaign raising awareness about violence against women.
Paris has worked with Michael Che, Dick Gregory, Wanda Sykes, Lil Rel, Domonique, Jen Kirkman, Jay Chandrasekhar , Tony Roberts and Roy Wood Jr. offering her piercing insight on issues of the day.
She has been a panel member on “Wild’n Out Wednesday’s with Roland Martin” on TV One, BET, Comedy Central, EPIX and interviewed on Fox 5 DC, NBC 4 Washington, and WUSA 9 regarding her assault. Additionally, Paris frequently serves as a motivational speaker, having the honor of being the 2013 and 2017 Commencement Speaker at The Foundation School in Gaithersburg, MD.
FEATURES: Nicole Walkow, Khairy Creek and Elizabeth Danger Norman & Chris Lawrence
Tickets are $15 in advance ($20 at the door while supply lasts): $13 for advance tickets for Howard County Historical Society Members (HCHS) ($2 will be remitted at the door with your HCHS membership card).. pre-show tickets on sale until noon day of show.
All sales are final and the rain date is Friday, August 27, 2021
We will be practicing social distancing procedures and mask are still encouraged unless eating or drinking at this outdoor show. Limited seating!!! Get your tickets now!!
Show time is 8:00PM and seating begins at 7PM, so you can order your food and non-alcoholic beverages from the amazing staff at Little Market Café.
The event is BYOB so feel free to bring you own tasty ADULT Beverages - Sorry no outside food or n/a beverages allowed!
Little Market Café has amazing food and you should get here early to place an order!
*This show will feature "adult humor" and content meant for mature audiences*