Ivy Eisenberg is an award-winning humor writer, comedian and storyteller. She has appeared on various stages throughout the Greater NYC area and in Washington, DC. Ivy emcees and co-produces Pros(e) of Pie, the popular monthly storytelling and pie-bake-off show in the Hudson Valley area, north of NYC. In 2017, Ivy debuted her solo show “Loud, Large and Funny,” a hilarious musical about finding her way out of the depths of despair after being sucker-punched, in her late 50s, with a surprise layoff from a corporate job. Ivy also co-produces Solo Heroes, a forum for solo artists who are developing solo performance pieces. Quarterly events in NYC feature excerpts from works-in-progress, readings, and completed shows.


Stand Up Comedy @ Wellington’s Grill

@ Wellington's Grill
February 7, 2020 | 7:00 pm

See me and a bunch of funny local people at this favorite local venue

Telling the Stories of Our Lives

@ DOROT Westchester, Westchester Avenue
| 11:00 am

4-session workshop at Dorot Westchester, serving 60+ year-old community

Mistakes Were Made!: Storytelling

@ DC Comedy Loft and Bier Baron Tavern
February 19, 2020 | 7:00 pm

Hilarious live storytelling event featuring stories about failure!

Solo Heroes – Solo Show Excerpts

@ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
March 1, 2020 | 6:30 pm

Six solo show artists perform 15 minute excerpts of their shows.

Stand Up Comedy @ Wellington’s Grill

@ Wellington's Grill
March 13, 2020 | 7:00 am

See me and a group of very funny local comics at this favorite neighborhood venue.

STORYBOOM! Live Storytelling from Locals!

@ tbd
March 15, 2020 | 6:30 pm

Co-producing/co-hosting this PHENOMENAL new storytelling show!


Loud, Large, and Funny

Stand-up at New York Comedy Club



Recently published work: Wait Long Enough and Almost Anything (Bananas, Pelotons) Shows Up on Facebook’s Buy Nothing Groups How the Zoom Minyan Brought Me Closer to Judaism I Quit My Job at 50 to Reinvent Myself. Pro Tip: Don’t Do This SchmeightSchmatchers   (2012 National Society of Newspaper Columnist Blog Award) Tonsillectomy 1966, pp. 42-44  … Read more