Who In The World Is Cameron Esposito?: The road to equality
I’m mid-tour on a packed spring run. I’ll play 22 cities in four months, most of them clustered in May and June. I was in Denver last week, headlining Comedy Works, and stopped for a night at WiseGuys in Salt Lake City on the way back to L.A. This weekend I’ll drive to a gorge in the middle of Washington state to play the Sasquatch Music Festival. Well, we will.
My opener on the tour is Rhea Butcher, a fantastic comic I met in Chicago and who also happens to be my fiancée. We began touring together before we were dating; I loved her material, thought she seemed like an easy hang, and asked her to open for me when I began headlining rooms in the Midwest.
When I realized I had feelings for her, it came as a great surprise. The idea that I might …