"Laura is awesome. She's funny. She's smart and she's one of the nicest people I have ever met in the comedy community. Talk to her for five minutes and you feel like you've known her your whole life."
Laura Mannino is an LA-based stand-up comedian with over seven years performing experience. Her comedy has been described as smart, clever, sharp, well-crafted, honest, urbane yet relatable, engaging, and funny!
Laura was a first place semi-finalist in the Ladies of Laughter Contest at the Broadway Comedy Club in NYC. Other festivals include the HA! Comedy Festival, the New York Underground Comedy Festival at the Laugh Factory, the California Comedy Festival at the Hollywood Improv, the Hollywood Comedy Festival at the Jon Lovitz Comedy Club.
Other appearances include Carolines on Broadway, Gotham Comedy Club, Comedy Cellar, Downtown Comedy Club, Comedy Store, The Ice House, StandUp NY, Laugh Lounge, Comix Comedy Club, New York Comedy Club, UCB NY and more.
Laura co-produced the long running stand-up and variety show, MINTYFRESH in New York. She currently hosts and produces a monthly comedy variety talk show in LA called FIRST FRIDAYS. Laura wrote and starred in the comedic short film, TEN MINUTE DECADE. Her writing has appeared in the comedy websites Comediva, Say Something Funny B*tch!, and The Laugh Button.
Laura is on time, easy to communicate with, professional, and can adjust the language and topics of her material to be suitable for any event and setting.