Brenda ValdivIa 

Brenda ValdivIa created The Mocking Bird Network in 2016 after she noticed the need for Houston creatives to have their own space to showcase their work as well as workshop ideas for better shows to a global audience.

Brenda is also the Host of Mocking Bird Labs and Nerd Love and is a frequent guest on The Stacks.  She is an improviser, voice actress and comedian of four years, a storyteller since the sixth grade, and performers regularly with Station Theater, BooTown, The Moth, and Blanket Fort and has also worked with So, What's Your Story on KPFT 90.1.  

Brenda has also officiated various wedding ceremonies focusing on non denominational and is LGTBQ, tailoring ceremonies to suit the needs of her wedding couples

To contact Brenda regarding shows, one-on-one storytelling workshops, or to officiate your wedding, you can contact her at




  • Revenge of the World
  • Relationshit
  • The Stacks
  • Throwing Junk

Team and Accomplishments

  • Creator and Producer of The Mocking Bird Network

    • Audio and Video Editing
  • Voice Over Actress for Sentai Film Works
  • The Moth Mainstage Storyteller, Paramont Theater
  • The Moth Two Time Story Slam Winner 2017
  • Station Theater Graduate
  • Supernova Cast, Station Theater
  • Wedding Officiant, LGTBQ friendly

Festivals and Venues

  • Megaphone Marathon, Austin
  • The New Movement, Austin
  • The Hideout Theater, Austin
  • BooTown's Grown Up Story Time and Neo Benshi
  • The Houston Improv Festival, Houston
  • Trill Fest, Houston