Laura Merli is an NYC-based standup comedian, actress, and writer. She was the first runner up in the The Ladies of Laughter stand up competition, appeared in the Rogue Island Comedy festival, the Women in Comedy Festival, the Cinder Block Comedy Festival, and performs all over. Her sketch team, Soul Crush, has videos out on youtube.com/soulcrushcomedy
She has also written for and acted on sketch house teams at the PIT and Improv Boston. She’s also been a contributor to Reductress, The Hard Times, and McSweeney’s.
You can read her thoughts on twitter @passiveabrasive