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 years

Q: What drew you to comedy?

A: The fun of being on stage with your friends and making others laugh!

Q: What has been your proudest moment doing comedy?

A: Creating a comedic opera with multiple movements for Huggable Riot’s sketch revue, Alternate Pending.

Q: What upcoming shows do you have?

A: Breakfast of Champions every Monday at 10 p.m. at iO

Come check out Nick with the Leftovers at Fresh Meat or at Breakfast of Champions at iO! We’d love to see ya there!

–Lizzie Kaniecki, The Playground Theater’s performance and special events blogger