Kemah Bob

Kemah Bob

Comic, Writer & ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
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Kemah Bob

Kemah Bob

Comic, Writer & ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Kemah Bob is an exciting stand-up comedian, writer, improviser, drag king, presenter and producer from Houston, Texas - and is proud of drinking the same tap water as Beyoncé. Currently based in London, after studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles, Kemah moved to the UK to obtain an MA in TV, with the mission to Make Television Great Again! Her material centres Black cultural identity, mental health, sexuality and gender, using comedy as a tool for enlightenment and empowerment. In addition to performing stand-up and hosting events in London and around the UK, Kemah also runs The FOC IT UP Comedy Club, a monthly showcase of Femmes of Colour in comedy. Alongside stand-up Kemah also hosts UNSTABLE on Transmission Roundhouse, a radio show chronicling her navigation of mental health and adulthood.
Projects
  • TEDxUAL - What Would Kanye Do
    TEDxUAL - What Would Kanye DoDelivering a talk at TEDxUAL on mental health, bipolar disorder and finding my way out of the dark.
  • UNSTABLE on Transmission Roundhouse
    UNSTABLE on Transmission Roundhouse
  • England Tries To Win Back USA - The Hook
    England Tries To Win Back USA - The Hook
  • Mental - London College of Communication
    Mental - London College of CommunicationKemah was featured in Mental, a factual programme that explores mental health disorders through stand up comedy. Produced by Lidia Huerta, written by Lidia Huerta and Veronica MS at the London College of Communication.
  • The FOC IT UP Comedy Club
    The FOC IT UP Comedy ClubThe FOC IT UP! (Femmes of Colour) Comedy Club celebrates and centers the perspectives of people of colour in comedy that identify as women, non-binary or more feminine-of-center. Curated and hosted by Kemah Bob.
  • The Melanin Map
    The Melanin MapAmerican comedian, Kemah Bob, attempts to wrap her head around what it means to be Black and French. Blackness is complex, but is the Afro-French experience so much different from the African American?
Projects credited in
  • Meet 100 LGBT+ Trailblazers Redefining the Creative Industry
    Meet 100 LGBT+ Trailblazers Redefining the Creative IndustryWe asked influential LGBT+ icons to nominate trailblazers who they believe are redefining the creator landscape. The result? A unique and incredible list of 100 trailblazing LGBT+ folk breaking barriers and inspiring change! We’re on a mission to explore and tackle inequalities in the creative industry - this is why we run diversity initiatives, dedicating our curated projects and people sections on The Dots to undersung groups. This brings together an abundance of dazzling work from diverse cr
Skills
  • Producing
  • Acting
  • Comedy