Robin has written jokes for emcee Rosie O’Donnell at The Matrix Awards where featured presenters included Martha Stewart, Rupert Murdoch and Hillary Rodham Clinton. Her original comedy songs have played on Sirius Satellite Radio and The Wiseguy Show hosted by Vinny “Big Pussy” Pastore. Robin’s been on VH1’s “Awesomely Badder Videos,” AMC’s “Liza Life Coach” with Cheri O’Teri, and has starred in a commercial directed by Spike Lee.
Her critically-acclaimed solo show, “My Salvation Has a First Name (A Wienermobile Journey),” premiered at the New York International Fringe Festival. As a storyteller, Robin has performed at The Moth, RISK!, Mortified, and is the creator of the monthly storytelling series, “Yum’s the Word,” that features her homemade ice cream cakes. She also created the web series “Auntie, Do Tell” with her 72 year-old aunt, has been featured in Marie Claire magazine, and writes for Huffington Post Comedy.
Robin’s twitter handle is: @robingelfenbien
The next Yum’s the Word show is:
Friday, March 14 (Pi Day!
“Just Desserts: Stories of Payback”
7:30 p.m. Show (7:00 p.m. Doors)
The Gallery at LPR (le poisson rouge)
158 Bleecker Street
$10 tickets at https://www.ticketprophet.com/events/9615/orders/new
$15 day of the show