Emily Ruskowski is originally from Boston and has been performing stand up comedy in the D.C. area for the past three years. ¬†She was the 2011 winner of the D.C. Improv‚Äôs ‚ÄúDistrict‚Äôs Funniest College‚Äù Competition. ¬†She performed at the 2012 Boston Women in Comedy Festival and has opened for Tony Rock and Gilbert Gottfried. ¬†Emily was also recently profiled as one of D.C. Comedy‚Äôs ‚ÄúNext Big Things‚Äù in the Washington Post‚Äôs Going Out Guide.
Emily’s first appearance on DC Comedy’s LYGO stage occurs on March 6, 2013 at the Codmother.