dc chinatown comedy

Examining Sex, Race and the First Amendment in the DC Comedy Scene

In the heart of Washington, D.C.’s Chinatown, a room dedicated to getting as many different people who love to perform comedy on the stage thrives each Thursday night.

Host Jamila Bey spoke with comedian Ralph Cooper about turning the RFD restaurant into a comedy den, where newbies are welcome and hecklers are too… sort of. Fear not. Ralph Explains.