De Pie En America
About This Show
On this show we are going to interview comedians from Mexico City and all of Latin America and some comedians from the US that speaks Spanish. We are also going to discuss why it's taken so long for Spanish comedy to blossom in the US when music has already involved so much.
Most Recent Episode
#10: Sam Butler
Sam Butler is a bilingual comedian that decided to cross the Texas border to Juarez MX to try his luck with Mexican audiences. In just a couple of years he's managed to land a television appearance in one of the largest television standup Comedy shows in Mexico City "stand parados". He talks to us about him being half Mexican and half white and the difficulties in culture. We also talk about the rising seen a Spanish stand up in Texas and how the Refried movement is helping people find their voice.