Disclaimer: The organizations listed in this document are not affiliated with Courting Comedy, and Courting Comedy has not verified the services offered. Courting Comedy is not trained in the areas of sexual assault and harassment. If you’ve been recently assaulted/abused, please call a professional hotline as soon as you can.
Survivor Support and Rape Abolition Resources
Courting Comedy on Consent Culture
I know I’m complicit in rape culture. Something said, or not said, made someone uncomfortable, made mistakes, a moment of betrayal for myself or my connections, shame defanged by the lack of visible damage, the lack of “consequence”, delusion. There’s a lot of things I’ve convinced myself to detract from my guilt: I was young, …Continue reading "Help. Consent Culture in The Comedy Community Is Serious."
Sexual assault and harassment is a problem in all communities, unfortunately, including the comedy scene. As a producer, you should understand how the law works and how you may be held responsible for behavior of comics that you book.Continue reading "Worst Case Scenario for a Comedy Producer: Being Held Liable for Someone Else’s Crime"