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Lemon

Lizzo

Hosted by Comedian Kate Berlant

8 p.m., Friday, August 11
Theatre at Ace Hotel

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Hosted by Comedian Kate Berlant

8 p.m. Friday, August 11
Theatre at Ace Hotel

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A comedy of embarrassment, discomfort and anxiety that just keeps getting funnier as it goes along, Lemon is a one-of-a-kind treat.

The Hollywood Reporter on Lemon

Lemon
Supported by Cinefamily

Isaac Lachmann has seen better days. His acting career is tanking, while his colleagues succeed; his blind girlfriend of 10 years plans to leave him; and his own family singles him out as a constant disappointment at their latest reunion. Even as he takes a chance on new romance, Isaac struggles to define his place in a world that has seemingly turned against him.

Director Janicza Bravo (Gregory Go Boom, 2014 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Jury Award winner) returned to the Sundance Film Festival in 2017 with her description-defying debut feature that promises to delight and unsettle audiences in equal measure with its unique brand of discomforting humor. Bravo unflinchingly strips down her stellar lead and co-writer, Brett Gelman, to appalling levels of vulnerability, emphasized by idiosyncratic supporting turns from Michael Cera, Judy Greer, Nia Long, Martin Starr, and Gillian Jacobs. Bursting with meticulous unease and loving contempt, Bravo questions what it means to truly unravel.

Director: Janicza Bravo

Screenwriter: Janicza Bravo

Cast: Brett Gelman, Judy Greer, Michael Cera, Nia Long, Shiri Appleby, Fred Melamed

This fierce vocalist blends a message of self-love with booming dance beats and a high-energy performance that demands the attention of anyone within earshot.

Spin on Lizzo

Lizzo

Tossing her hair, flashing a confident smile, and “feelin’ good as hell,” Lizzo wields the kind of voice that’s right at home in soul, pop, hip-hop, R&B, rock, and gospel. The vivacious and versatile vocalist’s impassioned delivery and dynamic range bond the six tracks on her critically acclaimed major-label debut EP, Coconut Oil (Nice Life Recording Company/Atlantic Records), achieving what she refers to as a “genre-less style.”

Kate Berlant

Kate Berlant is an LA-based writer/performer who has appeared at festivals across the U.S. and was featured on an episode of Netflix’s The Characters. She has been named a comic to watch by both Time Out New York and Comedy Central.

A magnetic improvisational comic

The New York Times on Kate Berlant