April 21, 2020, 5:00 pm (
Shalewa Sharpe is a Brooklyn-based comedian. She developed her sly yet goofy style in Atlanta, where she was raised. She has appeared on HBO’s “2 Dope Queens” and Comedy Central’s “The New Negroes.” In 2019 she played the role of Yvette in John Cameron Mitchell's musical podcast "Anthem: Homunculus" and was named one of Vulture’s Comic To Watch. She also has two albums of jokes: “Stay Eating Cookies” (2016) and “So You Just Out Here?” (2019). She can be found on Twitter, Instagram, and Venmo at @silkyjumbo.