Who Is She?
JOLENTA GREENBERG is a New York-based performer & producer.
Her stand-up and storytelling have been featured all over NYC (The Bell House, Union Hall, UCB, The Music Hall of Williamsburg, and on Kevin Allison’s RISK! Podcast). She was a member of The All Stars of Comedy, the group of resident comedians at Pete's Candy Store in Brooklyn from 2015-2016. Also, she's a Moth StorySLAM winner.
You can hear Jolenta talking about news & culture for BBC Radio and NY Public Radio. She's done voiceovers for podcasts by Slate, Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, and many TV and radio commercials.
As a producer she helped launch Werk It, an all female podcast festival, and Tell Me Something I Don't Know, the latest show from the Freakonomics team. Currently, she is co-host (along with Kristen Meinzer) of the Panoply podcast, By The Book.
Jolenta holds a degree in Performing Arts & Social Justice from the University of San Francisco, and firmly believes in the importance of telling stories that encourage people to think, question the status quo, and hopefully laugh.