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Irene Tu

Paul Keitz

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the performing arts in the San Francisco Bay Area, host David Latulippe talks with Bay Area actress, musical theater artist and comedienne Maureen McVerry (above), to discuss her new solo cabaret show, #VERRY McVERRY 2019. 

Irene Tu performs Thursday (07/26/2018) at "Man Haters" at the White Horse in Oakland, CA. Find tickets here.

Paul Rodriguez performs Friday (07/27/2018) through Sunday (07/29/2018) at the San Jose Improv in San Jose, CA. Find tickets here.

Kamau Right Now!  was broadcast live from Laney College's Odell Johnson Theatre on Thursday, August 17th.

W. Kamau Bell's guests included actor, director and activist Danny Glover, comedian Irene Tu, and Anita Sarkeesian, founder of Feminist Frequency.  Plus, a slamming live performance from Antique Naked Soul.

Travis Jensen


If you like going to open mic nights in San Francisco, chances are you’ve seen comedian Irene Tu hosting one. Man Haters, Hysteria, The Mission Position — those are just some of the places you'll find Irene telling jokes, and trying to make better, safer spaces for women and queer comics to perform.

Dan Roth

On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Kamau Right Now! broadcast from the New Parish in Oakland.  Host W. Kamau Bell was joined by comedian Irene Tu, storyteller and showman Jamie DeWolf, and urban ethnographer Nikki Jones.

FSFSF: Comedy from Natasha Muse & Irene Tu

Feb 9, 2016

This week on FSFSF we spotlight comedy from Natasha Muse and Irene Tu.

Natasha Muse is performing Saturday at Cinecave. Click here for more details.

Anja Ulfeldt

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. Our guest is Kate Willett: comedian and host of the Mission Position at Lost Weekend Video.