Comedian. Skydiving moto babe. Mother of spaniels. Tamale is a comedian and interdisciplinary artist and performer who tours with her little black spider spaniels. Voted runner-up for Chicago’s Best Stand Up Comedian for The Reader, Tamale is a regular at The Laugh Factory, Zanies Comedy Clubs, and countless local and national showcases. She’s been featured in numerous national Comedy festivals, including Gilda's Laughfest in Grand Rapids, Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, Chicago Improv Festival, Sketchfest, and the Cleveland Comedy Festival and has also been featured internationally.
She travels the world far and wide as a comedian and gender performer, co-producing the internationally touring gender performance group, the Windy City Blenders. She also performs and travels with Tamale and Safety Third, a performance troupe comprised of performers from several different cities. They practice remotely and join forces to perform in cities all over the country. Adventure first. Safety third! Tamale also produces Bikes and Mics, a queer motorcycle group where everyone has a voice and the variety show-about-to-turn-podcast Brass Chuckles Comedy: Comedy that kicks ass! Check her out at www.TamaleRocks.com and on the socials @TamaleRocks!