Elicia Sanchez – Seattle

elicia sanchezA Seattle-based stand-up comedian that popular alt weekly The Stranger has referred to as a “local favorite,” Elicia Sanchez has been performing all over the West Coast since 2010. With a conversational comedic style that combines a unique mix of weird personal stories and skewering oppressive social norms, she has appeared on The Bob Rivers Show, NPR’s Latino USA, the Nerdist Network, the Seattle-based sketch television show “The [206] and has performed at Bumbershoot, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Big Sky Comedy Festival, Emerald City Comicon and Autostraddle.com’s annual LGBTQ event A-Camp. Popular Bay area comedian and CNN correspondent, W. Kamau Bell, once said, “Elicia Sanchez is the truth.”