Andrea Ilene Shapiro is a stand-up comic and improvisor living in Brooklyn, NY. She hosts a monthly all female stand up show @ Spike Hill in Williamsburg called "Saw Her Stand Up There" (which is free!). She is a member of the indie team "Toned and Lean". Drea-dog has studied improv @ the Magnet Theatre with Mark Grenier and Louis Kornfeld as well as @ UCB with Ari Voukydis, Brandon Gardner, Doug Moe and Betsy Stover. She has also studied sketch @ The PIT with Ali Farahnakian. She is looking at her hopes and dreams in this picture.