Howl with laughter at the antics of some of DFW’s best improv and sketch comedians at Addison Laugh Fest, held at Addison Theatre Centre’s Karol Omlor Studio Theatre on Friday, Sept. 24 and Saturday, Sept. 25. The weekend features a series of shows and a workshop for budding improv comedians. At 8 p.m. each night, enjoy $10 featured shows hosted by comic and storyteller, Rory Scholl.
Friday, Sept. 24 features The Mash Em Ups, a group of veteran improvisers; Coyote, a troupe birthed during the pandemic who turned into a Rizzle app favorite; and Sondheimlich Maneuver, an off- off- off-Broadway musical improv group influenced by the song stylings of Stephen Sondheim.
On Saturday, Sept. 25, Coyote returns alongside The Victims and Odd Goblin and The Cinnamon Bears. Guests will experience a night of highly theatrical unscripted comedic mayhem based on the stories told throughout the show.
Saturday’s activities start at 2 p.m. with a student matinee by The Mash Em Ups Junior. Tickets are $5 for this show that is safe and fun for all ages. Those interested in learning the art of improv are invited to participate in a $15 workshop at 4 p.m. Immediately following the workshop, the Alternative Comedy Theater’s existing students will take the stage for a complimentary showcase.