Jiaoying Summers

Jiaoying Summers

Irvine Improv

Wed Mar 8
08:00PM
Special Event

Jiaoying Summers' Bio

“A major voice on the national comedy scene.” - Vogue International

"Her name and survival story have one thing in common — a refusal to fade into the background." - The LA Times

"[Summers is] amplifying the Asian American perspective through her work [with] uncensored, unapologetic comedic stylings." - San Francisco Chronicle

Jiaoying Summers has been named one of “The Women Running The [Comedy] Scene in L.A.” by The LA Times Jiaoying Summers is a stand up comedian, Asian Hall of Fame inductee, and social media comedy queen with over one billion online views and counting. She is a paid regular at The Laugh Factory and also performs at The Comedy Store and The Hollywood Improv, where she has her own monthly show. She recently headlined at Carolines on Broadway and starred in Netflix is a Joke Festival's Women in Comedy Show. Her 30-minute comedy special is streaming on Peacock TV and Prime Video. Jiaoying is also an award-winning actress, CEO of Summers Group, and philanthropist empowering women and children and helping causes that touch Asian American communities. She was recently featured on FOX News 5, NBC4, NBC Bay Area, KRON4, The LA Times (Article 1), The LA Times (Article 2), LA Confidential, San Francisco Chronicle, Yale Daily News, Chilled Magazine and Vogue. She is the owner of The Hollywood Comedy in Los Angeles, and focuses on producing shows that promote representation in comedy.