Alex Kennedy is a Brooklyn-based comedian, writer, and performer from Berkeley, California. Alex began her comedy career in Los Angeles, where performed at indie rooms and clubs alike, including the Comedy Store Hollywood, Tao Comedy Studio, the Hollywood Improv.
She now performs at clubs and independent venues all over the country, and lives and performs primarily in New York City, where her sharp wit and keen sense of justice make her stand out in any room and any borough.
Alex trained at The Groundlings Theatre in Los Angeles and the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York, and she worked at the Daily Show with Jon Stewart. She also worked as a litigation assistant at a civil rights law firm representing people in prison in class-action litigation regarding their conditions of confinement, as the director of programs at a small Silicon Valley youth empowerment organization, and as an analyst at Kickstarter, where she was a proud member of Kickstarter United’s union organizing committee. Alex is a graduate of Stanford University.
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