Olga Namer is a New York-based stand-up comedian and actress who recently won the 2018 Ladies of Laughter competition. She performs all over the city and can be seen regularly at West Side Comedy Club and The Comic Strip. She is also featured at Governors Comedy Club, and has done a live taping for the Gotham Comedy VR show. Her training includes all levels of UCB in sketch and improv and she has studied under world-renowned acting coach, Susan Batson. Her work has been lauded in numerous articles and in the book, Mastering Stand-Up. She also hosts a show on BeTerrific TV called 3pm Wake Up Call.
Born in Brooklyn and raised in an orthodox Jewish home, Olga brings her unique point of view of life to her comedy that's been described as “funny, honest, authentic, and sarcastic.” Olga is currently working on her comedy hour about her unorthodox life.