Comedy InvAsian 2.0 Rosie Tran & Aidan Park
Created by Koji Steven Sakai and (also directed by) Quentin Lee, Comedy InvAsian features the nation's top and unique Asian American comedians each performing a half-hour special.
The second show of the second season of Comedy Invasian features two amazing comedians Eli Rosie Tran and Aidan Park.
Rosie Tran is one of the fastest rising young stars in the entertainment business! Originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, she moved to Hollywood to pursue her career as a professional entertainer. The stand-up comedian, writer, podcast personality, and actress has toured internationally, at comedy clubs, colleges, and overseas for the USO in Europe and the Middle East. She has been a featured performer at the Boston International Comedy Festival, the Seattle International Comedy Competition, and Funnyfest in Canada. She was a Los Angeles area finalist on season six of the hit NBC series, Last Comic Standing," and has studied with the top mentors in the country, from the late Paul Sills, founder of the original Second City in Chicago to Gary Austin, father of the Groundlings School in Los Angeles. Rosie received an M.A. from California State University in Television and Film. She has been featured in half a dozen comedy joke books, including, The Complete Idiots Guide to Jokes and The Comedy Thesauras. Rosie has been featured on Style Network, E!, ABC, Lifetime TV, SiTV, TLC, National Lampoon, AOL TV, and countless other channels, including the pilot, P-Los House with Golden Globe-nominated actor, Tom Sizemore. As a podcast personality, she is a regular guest on dozens of podcasts, including the popular "DeathSquad Network" and has been featured at many festivals, including "LA Podfest" and "Catalyst Con". Rosie hosts her own wildly successful podcast called "Out of the Box" which was listed as a Stitcher top new podcast. She is known for having thought-provoking and forward thinking guests like NY Times Bestsellers, Religious and Political leaders, and even a noble prize nominee!
Aidan Park originally from South Korea is a Los Angeles-based stand-up comedian, bestselling author, and creator of the brand, The Art of Being Yay; think funny with a twist of self-empowerment! His bestselling book, The Art of Being YAY: The OMG NSFW Memoir and Guide to Authentic Joy published in 2020 invites the audience into the juicy details of his personal life. It begins with Aidans turbulent childhood in Korea, his HIV diagnosis at age 19, and ends with the loss of his husband to cancer in 2018. In the book and via his comedy he implements coping skills gleaned from his 15 plus years of study in the field of empowerment. Aidan has a one-person stand-up comedy show The Art of Being Yay based on his book. In 2020, Aidan partnered with Los Angeles-based New Economics for Women (NEW) to create MINDSET FOR MORE, an ongoing empowerment seminar for economic mobility in which the curriculum is driven through a comedic lens. In 2021, he was recognized and celebrated by the American Cancer Society for his leadership and volunteer work. In March 2021, Aidan created a gamified 8-part course for the Special Olympics of Southern California. The course, 8-Days of YAY! was presented by Aidan to the athletes and the focus was mindfulness with a comedic twist. He has been seen in TV/FILM on Comedy Central, HULU, CBS, appeared in over 30 national commercials, 30 theatrical productions, and headlines major comedy clubs, universities, and corporate events across the country.
Japanese American National Museum's Tateuchi Democracy Forum (View)
100 North Central
Los Angeles, CA 90012
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