Beth Newell

Co-founder, editor


Beth Newell is the founder and editor of the satirical women's magazine, Reductress. She has written comedy for print, video, and the stage. Her work has been featured on The Huffington Post, The Onion News Network, McSweeney's, Pendulous Breasts Quarterly, The Best Week Ever Blog, and The Bygone Bureau.

Beth teaches Sketch Writing at The Magnet Theater in New York City, where she’s written and directed several sketch shows. She performs improv as half of the duo Sad Kids, is a cast member of The Stank, and sometimes tours the country with Bombardo. Beth has also performed at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Caroline's on Broadway, and various other NYC venues.