Vijai Nathan

 Height: 5'4"
 Weight: 145
 Eyes: Dark Brown
 Hair: Black

***One of New York's Top Ten Stand-up Comics of 2003, Back Stage***
***Smirnoff International Comedy Festival 2003, South Africa***
***Ha Comedy Festival 2003***
***Chicago Comedy Festival 2001
*** Boston Comedy Festival 2001***
***Comedy Central's Laugh Riots 2000,Semifinalist***
***Budlight Ladies of Laughter,Semifinalist in 2002, 2000 & 1999***

Theater & Solo Performance

"EXPOSURES" Jan. 2003 at the Nagelberg Theater, NYC; an Eric Krebs Production.

"Good Girls Don't, But Indian Girls Do" 2001 to present; featured at The Westbeth Theater, The Here Theater, PS NBC, SALAAM Theater & The Horse Trade Theater.


 ABC News "20/20" Featured Comic
 Oxygen Network "Pure Oxygen" Featured Comic
 PBS "Asian America" Gender and Ethnicity in Comedy Panelist
 PBS "Asian America" Featured: South Asian Comedians
 Canadian Women's Television "She's So Funny" Comedy Showcase
 Indian National Television "Across the Seven Seas" Featured: Day in the Life of a Comedian
 Maryland Public Television "GRINS" Comedy Showcase
 Maryland Public Television "The Thing That You Want" Sketch Comedy Series

Training & Education

 Acting (Sitcom/Meisner): Joanna Beckson, Joanna Beckson Studios
 Commercial Acting: Brook Thomas & Mary Egan, Liz Lewis Casting
 Improvisation: Upright Citizen's Brigade, Chicago City Limits
 One-Person Show: Kirsten Ames, U.S. Comedy Arts Festival
 McGill University, Montreal, Canada: B.A. (Honors) Literature, course work in Theater Arts
 Cambridge University, England: Part of Course Work for B.A. (Honors) Literature

  Skills:  Accents (East Indian, Latina, British, Jewish), rap, writing and editing.

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