Meet Stand Up Comedian Dana Jay Bein

Zach Servideo
Feb 18, 2019 · 2 min read
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From BSU guest host Dan Rowinski:

Dana Jay Bein is a Cambridge-based stand up comedian and teacher. He has taught stand up comedy at ImprovBoston for fourteen years, helping to introduce a new generation of comedians to the Boston area. Dana is known for his relentless optimism, fierce protection of people against bullies and bigots, and free hugs. He has been officially recognized by the City of Cambridge for his work in the community and was recently the Comic-in-Residence at the new Comedy Studio at Bow Market in Somerville.

We are grateful to have Dana participate in a one-word answer Q&A below. Dana recently sat down with BSU guest host Dan Rowinski for a podcast recording — enjoy on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or here on SoundCloud. Enjoy.

Where did you grow up?

How would you sum up your childhood?

Where in Boston is now home?

What word would your loved ones use to describe you?

How would you describe your comedy teaching style?

How would you describe the Boston comedy community?

How would you describe your personal approach to stand up?

If you lived anywhere else in the world, where else could you see yourself calling home?

Fill in the blank. The future of Boston will be…

What is your favorite thing about Boston?

What would you change about the world? I.E., What problem facing the world would you most like to see solved?


Dana Jay Bein (#DJB) is a great follow on Twitter, and you can also learn more about him by visiting http://www.danajaybein.com/

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Zach Servideo

Written by

Husband+father. Media+tech🤓. Co-producing @fabric_media @fabricstudiosla @TVREV & @BostonSpeaksUp. Mission driven mindset. Gratefully collaborating with many.

Boston Speaks Up

Leaders, creators, innovators and artists with connections to Boston share their stories of inspiration. For more information or to request joining the newsletter, or if you would like to share a story or recommend an interviewee, please contact BostonSpeaksUp@gmail.com.

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