Hoja Lopez

Hoja Lopez is a hilarious Venezuelan comedy writer, performer and musician in Houston, TX.  Her formative years were spent as a member of local Houston bands like Giant Princess, SINGS and Limb, Hoja didn’t actually step foot on a comedy stage until she was 27. Fast forward three years later, she is the former artistic director for BETA Theater and has produced and booked over a 40 live shows including Neo Benshi and CAROL. She's collaborated with Catastrophic, Bootown, BETA and performed for audiences at Trill fest, Whatever Fest and FreePress Summer Fest. Hoja is the head writer and producer of Stalk Show, a popular monthly live sketch comedy hour with Stacey Daniels and Kathryn Way. As a member of MAX, the longest running resident improv troupe in Houston, she has performed every Thursday night for the last two years. Hoja regularly appears in shows like Good Evening with Billy and Conner (Microsatan), So Like Basically, Expert Matters, Blanket Fort, Armando Supernova, Hou Show and many more. Catch her Improv Level I class at Rec Room or on her podcast relationshit!


Teams and Accomplishments

  • Stalk Show, Host, Head Writer, Producer

  • Neo Benshi, Contributor, Producer

  • Catastrophic Theater, Performer - Fleaven; Performer - Tamarie Cooper’s Old as Hell

  • Market Square Park Sketch Show - BETA, Performer, Writer

  • Bootown’s Grown up Story Time, Contributor (Reader, Writer)

  • MATCH Grand Opening Comedy Hour - BETA, Producer, Performer

  • Southwest Regional Air Guitar Champion

Festivals and Venues