Vanessa Gonzalez isn’t new to Comedy Wham. In the past, the site has featured two of her one-person shows. One of the things that keeps her on our radar is her boldness and willingness to accept new challenges and grow as a performer.
Our own Valerie Lopez had a chance to sit and chat with the Laredo native about her comedy past, getting her start in a high school pep rally skit, and how she hooked up with Austin Latino comedy scene. There may be a reference to The New Movement Theater and Chris Trew. Okay, there’s definitely a reference to Chris Trew and his theater.
Part two features Vanessa Gonzalez’s foray into the stand up comedy scene. She also speaks with Valerie about her current one-person show I Don’t Know Why You’re Saying That.
If you’re wondering where you can see Gonzalez perform in the immediate future, here are some details: On March 11th, she’s headlining Chris Castle’s In the Treehouse at Austin Java on Barton Springs. Vanessa Gonzalez and her comedy partner, Michael Foulk, have a week show every Tuesday at 8pm called Hand Bomb. This takes place at The New Movement Theater.
Find out more about Vanessa Gonzalez’s upcoming shows, and projects on her website.