19th Annual Steve Allen Comedy Show Starring Tiffany Haddish

For the past nineteen years, this signature event brings our community together to share food, drink and laughter in the company of great entertainers – and for a great cause – to help prevent and end youth homelessness.  Thank you to all of you who joined us for this memorable evening with Tiffany Haddish!

Tiffany Haddish is a comedian, actress, and producer who was the breakout star of the smash comedy Girls Trip, where she appeared as the scene-stealing “Dina” alongside Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, and Regina Hall. Her additional film and television work includes The Last O.G., Night School, The Carmichael Show, Keanu, and a turn as host of the 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards. Her debut stand-up special, Tiffany Haddish: She Ready! From the Hood to Hollywood, debuted on Showtime in August 2017. In November 2017, she made history by becoming the first black female stand-up comedian to host Saturday Night Live.

In addition to her extraordinary comedic talent, Tiffany is a recognized author for her book, The Last Black Unicorn where she shares her story. Tiffany’s experience in the foster care system which led to her resolve to do everything her in power to make sure kids know their worth— even during challenging transitions.

New Avenues was honored to have Tiffany Haddish join us for this year’s 19th Annual Steve Allen Comedy Show.


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Special Thank You to This Year’s Sponsors!