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UCA ECHO: SAB-Sponsored Comedians Cracks Raw, Unfiltered Jokes

Author Name: Caroline Bivens | The Echo  

Published On Mar 13th, 2018

Stand-up comic Jenny Zigrino graced the Student Center Ballroom stage Feb. 28, sharing humorous stories of her family, her experiences as a plus-sized woman and her sex life.

Zigrino said her material is inspired by embarrassing experiences from her daily life and social-justice issues. She said the focus of her stand-up routines is “crowd work” — a common term comics use to describe interacting with the audience.

“It’s kind of like a safety net for me. If you get [the crowd]to like you, you can almost say anything because people can’t hate people who make them laugh,” Zigrino said...

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