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Chicago-born and based
Standup Comedian | Actress |
Voiceover Artist | Event Host
IMDb Profile:
Erica Switzer
Booking:
Booking@ericaswitzer.com

With her unique energy and raw, biting wit, Chicago's Erica Switzer has featured for veteran comedians The Comedy Cellar's Simeon Goodson, The Laugh Factory's Mateen Stewart, and America's Got Talent's Justin Rivera. Co-founder of Shanghai’s Blackout Comedy and founder of Hei Now Comedy, China's premier Black comedy crew, Erica became the first Black comedian to perform in Mongolia at the inaugural Silk Road International Comedy Festival July 2019. A 2020 Flappers Comedy Club Soup-or-Bowl winner, festival appearances include the World Series of Comedy, Laugh Riot Grrrl Festival, and Burbank Comedy Festival's Best of Fest. 2022 festival appearances including Chicago's World Comedy Expo and NYC's Black Women in Comedy Laff Fest.

Selected, 2022 Sixth City Comedy Festival
2022 Black Women in Comedy Laff Fest
2022 World Comedy Expo

2021 The Ladies Room Comedy Festival
Selected, 29th LA Comedy Festival
2021 World Series of Comedy - House of Comedy, Bloomington, MN
2021 Burbank Comedy Festival and Best of Fest Feature
Host and Feature, 2021 Laugh Riot Grrrl Festival
Flappers Virtual Headliner, April 2021
Feature and Panelist, 2020 NY Underground Comedy Festival
Flappers Comedy Club Soup-or-Bowl Overall Winner & Celebrity Judge Pick, October 2020
2019 Silk Road International Comedy Festival, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
The Market Lounge & Comedy Club Feature, August 2020
Hei Now Comedy Founder and Feature Performer, October 2018 - present
Silk Road International Comedy Festival, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, July 2019
Shanghai Roast Battle Finalist, 3rd Place, March - June 2019
Shanghai Comediennes, Host and Performer, October 2018 - July 2020

Riddles and Brauer House (Chicago) Best Set Winner, August 2019
The Comedy Shrine (Aurora, IL) Game of Microphones Winner, July 2019
Outside Amy Schumer, Playground Theater, Chicago, July 2019
Roast of Evan Danger for Shanghai Heart to Heart Charity, Host, June 2019
Shanghai Black Expo, Performer & MC, November 2018, April and November 2019
Shanghai Comedy Bunker Host and Feature, September 2018 - July 2020

Over 100+ Virtual Features including KO Comedy, Hot Medusa Comedy Show, Friday Night Funnies, Lady Laughs Comedy and Empower HER (Headliners Alycia Cooper, Brian Kiley, Sarah Taylor and Emma Willmann)


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