Best of Philly 2019 Up and Coming Comedian

About Betty


This is not Betty.

This is not Betty.


Betty J Smithsonian

Betty Smithsonian is a comic, musician, improviser, clown, and goof. She can be found joking and creating stages and spaces for lots of people all over the land. She was recently awarded 2019 Philly Mag’s Best of Philly, Up and Coming Comedian.

Other credits includes:

Bechdel Test Fest, co-founder/producer;

Philly N Crowd, cast;

Porn Stash, producer, host;

Free Fringe Philly; one of the gaggle of clowns making this thing;

Nacho Mic, show runner,

and quoted in the New York Times as ‘free lance clown.’