Master of Ceremonies
About Headline Comedian
Cameron is a Los Angeles-based standup comic, actor and writer who has appeared on NBC, CBS, Comedy Central, TBS, IFC, E!, Cartoon Network and HBO Canada, and in films featured at the Sundance and SXSW Film Festivals.
Named a Comic to Watch by The New York Times, Variety, The Guardian, LA Weekly, Time Out Los Angeles, Jezebel, Los Angeles Magazine and Cosmopolitan Magazine, Cameron hosts her own standup show, Put Your Hands Together, every Tuesday night at the famed Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles.
Cameron’s sophomore album, SAME SEX SYMBOL debuted at #1 on the iTunes comedy charts and was named a Best of 2014 comedy album by The AV Club, Consequence of Sound, Laugh Button and Paste Magazine. Cameron’s debut standup special MARRIAGE MATERIAL was released in 2016 and her follow-up RAPE JOKES has raised over $85k for RAINN. Cameron is co-creator and co-star of TAKE MY WIFE, a television series garnered rave reviews from The New York Times, Vanity Fair, Vulture and Indiewire and is available now on Starz. Her first book, SAVE YOURSELF, will be released in March 2020 from Hachette/Grand Central Publishing.
“[Cameron Esposito] is masterful and hilarious, weaving [her] signature loud, friendly style with stories from her childhood, her relationship to the audience, and very funny jokes.” – Mother Jones
About Master of Ceremonies
Courtenay Hameister is a writer, performer, teacher, editor, playwright and screenwriter. For nine years, she was the host, head writer and co-producer for Live Wire, a nationally syndicated public radio variety show that records in Portland, Oregon. Her work has appeared in McSweeney’s, Bustle, Portland Monthly, Oregon Humanities Magazine, the web series The Benefits of Gusbandry, APM’s Marketplace and far too many Instagram posts about her cats. Her first book, Okay Fine Whatever: The Year I Went From Being Afraid of Everything to Only Being Afraid of Most Things, was released in July of 2018.