Lisa Alvarado

Lisa Alvarado

Lisa Alvarado, “The Latin Queen of Comedy”, is Tina Fey meets Sophia Vergara. Lisa brings the funny with clever wit and a sassy, fun attitude. Born to Peruvian immigrant parents, Lisa specializes in sharing her background in a hilarious, relatable way! Lisa is a National Headliner touring the world in many comedy clubs, colleges, corporate events, and military tours. Credits & TV appearances include: Dry Bar Comedy Special, Nick at Nite’s “Funniest Mom in America 2″, “Thou Shall Laugh” with Sinbad, NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”, “Comics Unleashed”, “Stand Up in Stilettos” on TV Guide Network, NuvoTV, and many more. In Sept 2021, Lisa will perform in the HA Comedy Festival sponsored by HBO Max. Ms. Alvarado was voted “Best Up & Coming Latino Comedian” by The LA Comedy Festival and her jokes have been quoted in The New York Times. Lisa is an accomplished writer as well, as staff writer on two different TV shows, one for MTV3 and the other entitled “Funny You Should Ask” adding over 150 episodes to her credits. This year, Lisa sold her \irst feature length script to a streaming company recently acquired by Sony Studios. Lisa is the creator & producer of two original web series, winner of “Best Actress in a Web Series” and “Best Comedy Web Series” Finalist at the Of\icial Latino Short Film Festival. Her \irst documentary, the critically acclaimed story about a dying man’s \inal wish to perform Stand Up Comedy and their journey together to accomplish his dream entitled “Don’t Wait: The Michael Schmid Story” is now available to stream at DontWaitMovie.com As owner of “LA Amigas Productions”, Lisa’s goal is to empower women and ethnically diverse writers, actors, producers, editors and directors while delivering excellent content with a strong point of view and a sh*t ton of depth and humor.

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