First show: Wednesday June 21st, 7.30pm, Wythe Hotel, NYC

The theme was "My First Time Saying No" in the Screening Room of the Wythe Hotel.

Team 20: Morgan Miller is a New York based comedian who performs stand-up, sketch, and improv comedy.  Morgan is currently on the Upright Citizens Brigade house Harold team Mermaids and toured with the UCB Touring company for two years. 

Team 30: Keisha Zollar is an actor-writer-comedienne who has starred in Orange is the New Black, A&E’s new show Black and White, Comedy Central, Nightcap on PopTV, Middle of the Night, The Today Show, CollegeHumor, and more.

Team 40: Sweta Vikram is the best-selling author of 11 books, including fiction, non-fiction and poetry. Voted as “One of the Most Influential Asians of Our Times,” she is also a mindfulness writing coach, content and social media strategist, and a holistic health practitioner. 

Team 50: Amy Poeppel is the author of the novel Small Admissions. Her writing has appeared on The Rumpus, Working Mother, Bookish, The Higgs Weldon, In The Powder Room, and Literary Mama, and she currently working on a new novel. 

Team 60+: Janice Maffei is a playwright and poet. Janice serves on the board of The Lilly Awards which celebrates women theatre artists, and is a co-founder of VisionFirst, a consulting firm that helps organizations to think forward, create change and get results. 

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