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— by Natachi Onwuamaegbu: When Kiki Yeung first began performing comedy in Los Angeles, there was a running joke among Asian American comedians: shows will only book one Asian because they think they all say the same thing.
“But we’re so different,” said Yeung, producer, creator and co-host of comedy group Crazy Woke Asians and a former Seattle resident, “and they never gave us a chance.” …
Image: Comedians in comedy group Crazy Woke Asians gather after a show in Los Angeles. The group feels “like they’re family,” said stand-up comic Kazu Kusano. Back row, from left: Charles Locke, PK, Sammy Cantu, JR De Guzman, Jason Cheny and Miho Fuji. Front row, from left: Sherry Cola, Kiki Yeung, The Hyphenate and George Wang. (LyVell Gipson)
July 16, 2019