The Kennedy Center


Ophira Eisenberg

Thursday, July 19, 2018 8:30 PM

District of Comedy Festival

Ophira Eisenberg, host of NPR’s and WNYC’s weekly trivia, puzzle, and game show Ask Me Another, brings her signature stand-up routine to the Kennedy Center for the first time. 

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Ophira Eisenberg is a comedian, writer, and host of NPR’s Ask Me Another where she has played silly games with Sir Patrick Stewart, Connie Britton, Roxanne Gay, Mozhan Marno, Josh Groban, George Takei, Ethan Hawke, Julia Stiles, Big Freeda, Lewis Black, Jason Mraz, and more. She has appeared on HBO’s Girls, Comedy Central, Gotham Live, The Late Late Show, The Today Show, and VH-1. Selected as New York Magazine's Top 10 Comics that Funny People Find Funny, and featured in the New York Times as a skilled comedian and storyteller with a “bleakly stylish” sense of humor, Ophira's debut memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy was optioned for a feature film with Zucker Productions. She has also been featured numerous times on the award winning radio show and #1 podcast, The Moth Radio Hour. Her recent comedy special “Inside Joke” is available on iTunes and Amazon.

This performance contains strong language and is recommended for mature audiences.