With his quick wit and versatile voice, Marty DeRosa has blended his talent for stand up comedy and his love of pro wrestling to become a favorite of critics & comedy fans alike. From the day he put on his mom's baithing suit to dress like a pro wrestler, Marty has been making people laugh.
As a founding member of Comedians You Should Know, the premier independently run stand up showcase in Chicago. DeRosa has had a #1 comedy album on itunes and has been recognized as an emerging talent by Time Out Chicago, Chicago Magazine & The Onion's AV Club Marty can be seen performing stand up all over the country unless there is a really important pro wrestling event going on.
Marty also has two critically acclaimed podcasts, Marty & Sarah Love Wrestling & Wrestling With Depression. Both have been raned on iTunes "Top Podcasts" lists and have receieved numerous write-ups from both comedy and wrestling publications.
March 22nd, 2019 | Season 2 | 1 hr 13 mins
comedy, conversation-cafe, conversations-cafe, depression, family, hope-for-the-day, live, sip-of-hope, suicide-prevention, wrestling
"Conversations Cafe: The Hero in You - Positive Mental Health Influences in Pop Culture"
This episode is dedicated to The Hero in You - Positive Mental Health Influences in Pop Culture. This episode unveils a new format for Conversations Cafe where we spotlight our first solo feature guest, comedian Marty DeRosa to talk about the intersections between comedy, pop culture, and mental health as we gear up for C2E2 weekend.