The Kennedy Center

Millennium Stage

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Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Zainab Johnson

9/19/2018 at 6:00 PM

Zainab Johnson, a stand-up comedian, actress, and writer, is quickly becoming one of the most unique and engaging performers on stage and screen. Her comedy is shaped by her background growing up in Harlem as one of 13 siblings in a Muslim family. She was recently honored as a New Face of Comedy at the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Festival and was one of the breakout new comedians on NBC's Last Comic Standing.

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Music's rising stars from the nation's top conservatories performing in the Terrace Theater

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