Lisa’s Bio

Lisa Alvarado

Lisa Alvarado, “The Latin Queen of Comedy”, born to Peruvian parents, is  Tina Fey meets Sophia Vergara.  Lisa brings the funny with clever wit and a sassy fun attitude using her own life as the punch line.  Lisa specializes in targeting her humor to her audience through written material and impeccable Improv skills learned at Second City and Comedy Sportz. 

Lisa has appeared as a National Headliner to many theatres, clubs, colleges, corporate events, and military tours. TV appearances include: NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”, Nick at Nite’s “Funniest Mom in America 2″, Harry Connick, Jr Talk Show, “Comics Unleashed”, “Stand Up in Stilettos” on TV Guide Network, NuvoTV, Comedy.TV,  and many more. Lisa also played Paul Rodriguez’s sidekick on 20 episodes of “Mis Videos Locos” on the MTV Network.      Ms. Alvarado was voted “Best Up & Coming Latino Comedian” by The LA Comedy Festival and her jokes have been quoted in The New York Times. She was a staff writer on two different TV shows including a game show entitled “Funny You Should Ask”.  Lisa is the creator & producer of two original web series and started her own production company called LA Amigas.  In 2018, her second web series won Finalist in the Original Latino Short Film Festival.  Lisa’s goal with LA Amigas Production is to empower women and ethnically diverse writers, producers, editors and actors while delivering excellent content with a strong point of view and a sh*t ton of humor.