COMEDIAN. MUSICIAN. ROCK GODDESS.
Tessa Skara is a stand up comedian, musician, and writer originally from Richmond, BC, Canada. Tessa performs her unique blend of stand up and cabaret all over the city at venues like Joe’s Pub, The Bell House, Littlefield, Ars Nova, Union Hall, New York Comedy Club, The Duplex, The 14th st Y, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival, The New York Comedy Festival and Every Shitty Gay Bar In Brooklyn. She recently headlined at Carolines on Broadway with her rock cabaret Rock Goddess, which she's bringing to Union Hall on June 23rd as a part of their Golden Hour Comedy Festival. Tessa was a part of the musical sketch group Pop Roulette, with whom she was named one of Comedy Central's Comics to Watch in 2015, performed at sketch festivals around North America, and whose musical "Amazing Earth" ran for a year at UCBT Chelsea. You can see Tessa as a drunk girl in HBO's "Crashing," a coke head in the “The Detour” and in an upcoming Amazon series. Tessa hosts a monthly musical comedy show called High Notes at Cloud City in Williamsburg and a queer comedy show with Jes Tom at Club Cumming called The Favourites.