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2020 Bombeck workshop keynoter Wendy Liebman

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Wendy Liebman

In 1985, Wendy Liebman took a class called How to be a Stand-up Comedian at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Since then she's performed on Carson, Letterman, Leno, Fallon, Kimmel, Ferguson, Hollywood Squares and @Midnight. Wendy has done specials for HBO, Comedy Central and Showtime (Taller on TV) and was a semifinalist on NBC's America's Got Talent, season nine. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and Jindo rescue dogs and produces the monthly show Locally Grown Comedy in Studio City, California, featuring local stand-up comics.

A crowd favorite at the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop, she hosted the attendee stand-up comedy night in 2016 and 2018.