Comedy Keynote: Kasha Patel
April 21, 2020, 5:00 pm (60 Min)
Named one of the "Best Undiscovered Comedians" in the U.S. by Thrillist magazine, Kasha Patel has a unique voice that couples life as an Indian-American and her love for science. Founder of the comedy company called DC Science Comedy, she produces science-themed comedy shows in the nation's capital featuring funny jokes, stories, and songs. She also gave a TEDx talk called “Sneaking Science into Stand-Up” where she shares a series of surprising revelations pulled from her analysis of more than 500 of her stand-up jokes. She has been featured in The Washington Post, BBC World News, the Travel Channel, the Science Channel, and hosted a mini-series on NASA TV.