is from the former Soviet Union where jokes aren't allowed so she moved to America and has been telling jokes in Chicago and loving it. For close to two years she was creator and co-producer of one of Chicago's most loved weekly showcases, Riot Comedy
. This past winter Liza was one of only 10 Comics selected out of hundreds by Comedy Central for their prestigious "Comics to Watch" showcase as part of the NY Comedy Festival
. From that performance she was booked to perform in the “America Stands Up” showcase as part of the Glasgow Comedy Festival in April. She also recently was personally handpicked by Jeff Garlin to perform in his Winter Comedy Arts Festival in Michigan. She will soon be featured on the new Comedy Central series “Adam DeVine’s House Party”.