|Eat It Festival
| Open: 05/27/05 Close: 05/29/05
Eat It is a creative collaboration of the Longest Lunch Theater Company and independent artists from across the country.
The festival begins on Friday, May 27th, with the reincarnation of the smash hit Matt and Ben, with New York performers Aida Lembo and Kim Justice.
Eat It is proud to present the Minneapolis-based dance troupe Three Dances in A Big Mistake. The performance features eight short, character-driven pieces and collaborations with jazz musician Kelly Rossum, composer Steven Jobe, and punk fashion designer Saira Huff.
Longest Lunch co-founder Meghan Finn brings to life her signature character, Svetlana, in Svetlana's Junk Show. Featured in her show are sketches by Chicago writer Staniec Heinemann and several of Artistic Evolucion's finest: Allegra McBane, Elan O'Connor, and Andrea Dionne.
New York-based playwright and producer Tom Leger and his co-writer, Boston-based Riley MacLeod, debut their whimsical love story, An Open Letter to the Woman I'm Screwing While My Girlfriend Who I'm in Love With Is On Tour In Cinderella.
New York comedian Dorian Davis, of MTV, and his co-writer and co-performer, Carrie Faverty, perform their comedic show, Dorian and Carrie: Storytelling for Adults, based on the sordid love affair between characters Dorian Davis and Carrie Anne.
Also featured is established New York comedy troupe Kundalini Komedy. This group of seasoned improv artists has performed at a wide variety of clubs and theaters throughout NYC.
Eat It wraps up its weekend of theater and comedy with the Eat It More variety show of festival-featured artists, new faces, burlesque performances, and much much more.
Playing May 27th and May 28th at KGB
May 29 at the Slipper Room
167 Orchard Avenue