Marcia Belsky Live at Not Your Parents’ Basement
Date: Saturday, April 6th
Marcia Belsky is a New York City based stand-up, comedian, musician and co-writer of the hit parody Handmaid’s Tale: The Musical.
In 2014, she was a semifinalist in the NBC StandUp for Diversity competition. Her 2016 project The Headless Women of Hollywood, a comedy blog that explores the objectification of women on film and television posters, has been covered by the BBC, NPR, USA Today, Buzzfeed, E!News and more.
She is the lead singer of the feminist comedy duo Free the Mind, whose song All Older White Men Should Die (But Not My Dad) was called a “Feminist Anthem” by Elite Daily.
Her writing has been featured in numerous publications including the New York Times and the popular satirical site Reductress.
She co-hosts a podcast with comedian Rae Sanni called Misandry with Marcia and Rae, and has been a guest on NPR’s Marketplace, BBC Radio, WNYC’s Radiolab, Las Culturistas, Conversations With People Who Hate Me and more.
Currently she can be seen starring as Offred in Handmaid’s Tale: The Musical, which she co-wrote with Melissa Stokoski, and has performed around the country including at The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.