Venessa Peruda


Venessa is a Colombian-American comedy writer and performer from So. California now based in NYC. She has over 10 years of experience writing, performing, and producing comedy. Venessa is emeritus NY Chapter President of Women in Comedy Org. A StandUp NBC Finalist. Director of ‘FOUL’ the web series. Her work has been accepted into The World Series of Comedy (Boston), The Chicago Comedy Film Festival, Cape Fear Comedy Festival, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, Red Hook Film Festival, Manhattan Int’l Film Fest, and Beverly Hills New Media Fest. She has play writing experience and acting training from a BA in Theater from UCSD. She has studied improv and sketch writing at the Upright Citizens Brigade (LA and NY). She writes and produces content for social media and the comedy festival circuit, as well as performs stand up all over NYC. In addition to hosting and producing a weekly standup show in downtown Brooklyn, she’s now touring with the Hilarious Colombian Americans all over the U.S.