The Color Club: PHREE KUPKAKES | Open: 07/07/07 Close: 07/21/07
The Color Club is a multimedia sketch show fantasy. Ironically derived from video games of the ‘90s. When the 4 Magic Gems of Color Land are stolen, it's up to the Color Club to retrieve them! Join them as they travel through scenes about middle school, iPhones, flag burning, and more! Also, PHREE KUPKAKES for all who come!!!
An Inquiry into Human Understanding/Century of Progress | Open: 04/16/07 Close: 05/07/07
Comedian Tim Ellis ponders the big questions while sweating the small stuff. A collection of discourses on such philosophical quandaries as reality TV, fast food, and the female anatomy, Inquiry includes stories, dancing, diatribes, and embarrassing admissions. ("Smart, humorous, and engaging...downright hilarious."—nytheatre.com) Afterwards, stick around for scenes from Tim's upcoming variety show, Century of Progress. The progressive cast includes Melanie Martinez, Bob McClure, Kate Reilly, and Matthew Park.
Iran, Iran So Far Away | Open: 12/01/06 Close: 01/26/07
Sandwiched between a successful run at the Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival and an upcoming appearance at the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, New York City-based Freedumb will present a brand new sketch show at the Peoples Improv Theater. Tackling subjects like the conflict in Iran, homosexuality, bad poetry, moral values and politics, "Iran Iran So Far Away" blends rapid-fire comedic sketches, character-driven scenes and songs.
Written and performed by Andrea Alton, Robin Gelfenbien, David Spiecher, Theron Steiner, Allen Warnock and Marshall York; directed by Jay Duffer
Comedy Period | Open: 03/06/06 Close: 05/01/06
Comedy Period brings you a different all female variety show once a month, like nature intended. See rising and established comedians do sketch, music and stand up comedy. Hosted by Bricken Sparacino and the Comedy Period house group. This variety show will be funny, political, satirical and her-sterical at its new 8:00 PM time. Comedy Period, great comedy, period!