Hey folks, some Big Blue Door folks will be participating in Bent Theatre‘s upcoming Comedy Marathon, this Saturday, July 1st at the Gorilla Theater, and everyone is invited!
Bent is offering $20 all-day passes, and $5 tickets to individual events. The events Big Blue Door will be part of are marked in bold.
7:30 – Doors Open
9am: Improv Class With Alex Daye
10am: Shortform Improv Mixer
11am: Performance by TBA
12pm: Panel Discussion about local improv. Includes Big Blue Door co-director Joel Jones
1pm: Experimental Improv Mixer
2pm: Improv Class with Big Blue Door co-director Joel Jones (Using vulnerability to raise the stakes of your scenes!)
3pm: Performance By Big In Certain Countries
4pm: Longform Improv Mixer
5pm: Stand-up Open Mic
6pm: Improv Class With Jenn Horne
7pm: Performance by Big Blue Door group The Administration
8pm: Performance By Bent Improv
9pm: Stand Up Performance
After the final stand-up performance there will be an afterparty for all players and guests
For the 7pm performance, we have a special edition of The Administration with regular members Nauder Namaky and Joel Jones, plus Max Hoecker, Leigh Maxwell, and Keaton Ray sitting in for the injured Brian Weisbrod. We’re going to be performing a special 3-part 50-minute form called ‘The Interview!’
Gorilla Theater is at 1717 Allied Lane in Charlottesville!
Bent Theatre’s regular website is here but they don’t have info on the marathon there (at least that I can see). If there’s a change we’ll update this post with another link.