Interview with Cristela Alonzo, America in the Juste pour Rire "comedy about stereotypes should be more thought"

August 28, 2013 – 23:45

Interview with Cristela Alonzo, America in the Juste pour Rire "comedy about stereotypes should be more thought"

Cristela Alonzo in Montreal

Cristela Alonzo is a smart girl and criticism. Breaks with the cliché of serious comedian off the stage, because his sentences are often accompanied by laughter, genuine laughter. And no, not everything is a joke, but it seems to rejoice the day looking for the positive things that lives. She and the people around her.

Mexican mother-the person you most admire in the world-Cristela is part of that generation of Latinos seeking its place in the United States. What has been achieved thanks to the stand up comedy, which he confesses, wanted to make since childhood when I saw on TV from his home in Rio Grande Valley, Texas, the great Chespirito. And boy has done it: this girl is not only part of the international line-up of Juste pour Rire in Montreal held every year, but you have already recorded a special The Half Hour Comedy Central and doors has a contract to do a sitcom about his life from the hand of 20th Century Fox

His shows are full of the reality of the Latin American giant U.S.. Speak from your own reality, many of the jokes revolve around his childhood and growing up to be poor-and thus joins comedy stereotypes that led to the summit to other greats like Russell Peters or own Sugar Sammy. But Cristela want to go to the next level. He says he does not want to show just how are Latinos in Los Angeles, New York or Chicago. Its goal is to give a voice and show at the same time, we can all move to the next level and not be part of the role box shown on them in many scenarios.

On his shows, his goals, his vision of stand up comedy in general and the vision of the U.S. Latino, Cristela Alonzo spoke exclusively with News Montreal, thanks to its presence in the city to appear in The Ethnic Show the Juste pour Rire .'s will see this Friday and Saturday in two shows at the Metropolis and the last show at Club Soda.

- Is there a limit on the comedy based on the stereotype?

-When I see comedy about stereotypes, especially Latinos, there are always many comments like "Latinos are so and so", but what I like to do is write jokes that are completely different on the other things we have and where we seem . One of my jokes talking about, say, how I grew up without much money and when you grow up without having much money you learn to live without certain things, such as air conditioning or food allergies. When you're poor you have food allergies, and it shows that we are Latinos and people. Grew up being poor and jokes that I do, I leave out the how we are "Latinos loves tacos, beer .."-Ok, What we know is the other part of Latinos? live in Los Angeles and there are over 30 million Latinos in the United States, but there are not many to speak for them. want to make sure, or at least try, to make jokes different for even and giving a voice to other Latinos. I think when I see the audience expects something else, but then realize I express things like "Latino? Removing jobs to Americans?" No, that's not true. We do jobs that others will not.'s Comedy about stereotypes should be more thought, smarter and different than what people expect.

Source: noticiasmontreal.com

105
TV Series Episode Video on Demand ()

You might also like:

Erica live en direct du 450! Belinda Carlisle megamix
Erica live en direct du 450! Belinda Carlisle megamix
REVOLUTIONS NIGHTCLUB in Kingston, ON
REVOLUTIONS NIGHTCLUB in Kingston, ON
Bookakee - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Official Live Video)
Bookakee - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Official Live Video)

If any of you live in Kansas City, MO....

I hate you right now.
Google has pulled back the curtain on its new gigabit fiber optic internet and television service.
First off, Google Fiber is only available in the test location of Kansas City (Missouri and Kansas). Google put out the call to many cities around the U.S. and K.C. won out. The rest of us will just have to sit back and drool at what it can do.
The most robust package is shown above. It includes one gigabit upload and download speed internet ("100 times faster than today's average broadband," Google claims

Bridget Christie: 'I've a long way to go'  — The Guardian
The winner of this year's Edinburgh Comedy award is one of our sharpest and most political standups – but reckons she still has a lot to learn.

Funny or Die's Comedy Tour Brings Dave Chappell, Flight of the Conchords ..  — Silicon Valley's Metro
Touted as Dave Chappelle's biggest comedy comeback since retreating from the white-hot spotlight of his eponymous Comedy Central show eight years ago, the 15-city Live Nation-Funny Or Die Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival will put the reclusive ..

105 [HD]
TV Series Episode Video on Demand ()

Go!Guide: Arts & Entertainment Events Calendar  — Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
8-10 p.m., “Sounds at the Grounds” live music, Common Grounds, 1612 Charleston Ave., Mattoon, www.mattooncommongrounds.com, 217-235-2326. 8-11 p.m. ... 7:30 p.m., Hometown Hilarious Comedy Show, featuring Bruce Veach, Bobby Jaycox, Ben Flug, Tuscan ..

UP LATE LIVE S01EP01 (Pilot Episode) - Alison Louder & Victoria
UP LATE LIVE S01EP01 (Pilot Episode) - Alison Louder & Victoria ...
Just for Laughs Festival: Gina Yashere - Face Transplant
Just for Laughs Festival: Gina Yashere - Face Transplant
Andy tenderloins live at the Privateer 10/03/2012
Andy tenderloins live at the Privateer 10/03/2012

Foster's Comedy Award winner Bridget Christie: 'I was standing in a bookshop ..  — The Independent
It's the morning after the night before, and Bridget Christie is still absorbing the impact of becoming only the third woman to win the Edinburgh Comedy Award in its 33-year history. “I'm not sure if it's a zeitgeist-y thing,” she says, “but this award ..

Kings Of Leon release comedy trailer for special London show - watch  — NME.com
In the video, Armisen, a former Saturday Night Live cast member, meets the band in their rehearsal space in Nashville and gets each member of the group to play their parts for current single 'Supersoaker' individually. "I want to put you in a competition…


Related posts:

  1. Live Comedy Shows Seattle
  2. Live comedy Shows in Durban
  3. Live Comedy Shows Bay Area
  4. Live Comedy Show Tickets

  • Avatar Flubster12! How to set out a biography?
    Jan 08, 2012 by Flubster12! | Posted in Media & Journalism

    Hiya, i need help on setting out an biography, my biography is on Lee Evans, it needs to be paraphrased and enough to guarantee me a space in top classes in English GCSE, i has to be about 150-200 words so its a bit hard, any help would be appreciated.

    • Sure. Here you go.

      Lee Evans (born 25 February 1964) is an English comedian, writer, actor and musician.
      Lee Evans was born in Avonmouth, Bristol, England to an Irish mother and a Welsh father, Dave ….

      Evans was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Anglia Ruskin University on 24 November 2009. This was followed by a second Doctorate from the University of East London on 9 December 2010.

      AJ

  • Avatar GothxGirl I would like to move to England from the US. Any advice would be helpful?
    May 08, 2012 by GothxGirl | Posted in Other - United Kingdom

    Hi I would like to move to England from the US but don't know where to start. There are a multitude of reasons why I would like to move there. Any help would be beneficial. Even the most minute details like cost and places. I would like small town over Big city or Country side. Thanks!

    (same question is posted in immigration didn't know which would be the better location)

    • Hi~ well, as everyone else has said, its hard. but not impossible....

      you also dont say your age etc, but ill guess youre in high school or college? and start with that.

      there are three main opt …and the country are like (wet, really. but grouchy. but kinda nice).
      good luck!

      (oh! i forgot! the other way you can settle here is if you have a brit grandparent. that would give you citizenship too).