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PLAYGROUND PERFORMER SPOTLIGHT: ISABEL ANDRICH!

Friday, January 31, 2020

Performer Spotlight! Every so often, The Playground Theater likes to highlight a performer and give them a moment to talk about their time in comedy. This week, we’ve chosen to give the spotlight to Isabel Andrich.
Q: What things have you been a part of at The Playground?
A: The Playground has played a huge and important role in helping me become comfortable on the stage. I did my first ever improv...

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Outside Amy Schumer

Monday, January 27, 2020

Nothing is more refreshing at a comedy show than a successful, productive, and hilarious punch-up. Outside Amy Schumer is boiling over with these every single show. I’ve been lucky enough to work most of these performances and at every one I see comics I don’t know who have clever and original takes on the world. Not only do I leave sore from laughter, but usually with some new, important insight that I might not have...

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PLAYGROUND PERFORMER SPOTLIGHT: NICK POLK!

Friday, January 17, 2020

Performer Spotlight! Every so often, The Playground Theater likes to highlight a performer and give them a moment to talk about their time and feelings in comedy. This week, we’ve chosen to give the spotlight to Nick Polk.

Q: What things have you been a part of at the playground?

A: I have put up “Another Comedy Party,” a fun variety show here. I’ve opened for the real housewives of improv which was insanely fun.

Q: How long have...

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Absurdity House

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Join us for our first performance of the new year Thursday, January 9th @ 10:00 PM for all things weird at ABSURDITY HOUSE, The Playground Theater’s newest variety show! Whether it’s musicians, poets, balloon animal makers, dancers, magicians, anything at all, we’ve got it! After all, absurdity comes in all forms.

January Lineup:

CHRISTINE FERRERA

CACOPHONY

ROBERT MORVAY

LIA CUNDIFF

JAYE RODRIGUEZ

ALEX ERIC CHRISTOPHER

DREW MCCALL...

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Playground Performer Spotlight: Nick McDowell

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Performer Spotlight! Every so often, The Playground Theater likes to highlight a performer and give them a moment to talk about their time and feelings in comedy. This week, we’ve chosen to give the spotlight to Nick McDowell, a member of one of our Incubator teams-The Leftovers.

Q: What things have you been a part of at The Playground Theater?

A: College Night, Leftovers – Incubator Team, Kaleidoscope

Q: How long have you been performing?

A: 12...

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