Elizabeth Collins

Elizabeth is a comedian, storyteller and writer living in Los Angeles, CA. Her one person show, "Raised By Gays and Turned Out OK!" premiered at the Hollywood Fringe Festival in June 2015. One of LA's toughest critics called the show "extremely funny". The show went on to the Houston Fringe in September 2015, the San Francisco Fringe in September 2016, and making its New York City premiere this October.


She has performed standup all over Los Angeles at places such as Flappers, The Comedy Store, the Improv and Pasadena Ice House. She is making her way around the world with performances in New York, Chicago and Paris.


Elizabeth has a degree in Acting from KD Studio, The Actor's Conservatory of the Southwest in Dallas, TX. She has her second degree in TV & Film Production from the University of Houston. She currently studies improv and sketch comedy with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. 


When she isn't telling jokes or writing, she is volunteering with the LGBTQ community and the kids of LGBTQ parents. She leads the LA Chapter of COLAGE and contributes to The Gay Dad Project blog. She writes about gay rights and funny things. She has been published at HelloGigglesMarie ClaireNarratively, Salon, Slate, and VICE. She also has an essay in the recently published, Spawning Generations Anthology available at Demeter Press.