QED Presents is QED's series of house-booked stand up showcases, featuring national headliners and up-and-coming gems! Be sure to keep an eye out for special guests and other surprises!
Lauren Hope Krass
*Lineup subject to change
Lauren Hope Krass performs nationwide for Comedy Festivals, Colleges and Clubs. Locally, you can catch her at some of the best clubs in NYC such as Stand Up NY, New York Comedy Club and QED among many others. She recently took home 1st Place from the 2018 She Devil Comedy Festival in NYC. Her festival credits include The Women in Comedy Festival, The She Devil Comedy Festival, Cinder Block Comedy Festival and Charleston Comedy Festival. She has also been a featured storyteller on Kevin Allison’s RISK!
More than her awesome jokes, Lauren is also an award winning playwright and has written and performed in her full length original musical titled “Princess Charming" which was well received on stages in South Carolina and New York City. Lauren has been written about in The New York Times, Time Out NY and Backstage. You’re going to want to see what the hell this woman is doing...
Maggie Lalley is a stand up, improviser, and musical comedian living in New York City. She's performed in Last Comix Standing, the She Makes Me Laugh Festival, She Devil Comedy Festival, and the Harlem Comedy Festival. Her demented and hilarious one woman show, Cold Blooded Witch: The Sex Musical, was featured in the 2018 PIT Solocom Festival and at Frigid New York's Under Saint Marks Theater. Maggie performs True Crime: The Improvised Musical with her killer musical improv duo: Beautiful Dreamers, and hosts Dear Diary: Comedians Read Their Weird Childhood Journals at QED. Maggie is a regular contributor to The Belladonna Comedy, Little Old Lady Comedy, Slackjaw, Picklefork, Lady Pieces, and The Junction. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @magslals, and subscribe to her YouTube Channel, called...you guessed it...Maggie Lalley!