We all know what happened after Amy poured her heart out to her diary about her undying 9th grade love for Jay Stone and how badly she wished he’d ask her out. Nothing much, really. But what if Amy got the courage to talk to him at school? What if he liked her back? Or ignored her then made out with her secretly?!!!
At Improv Diary Show, you get to find out as three BRAVE people read their teen diaries. Their DIARIES! And improvisers turn their sacred teen dreams into hilarious nightmares. BOOM!
That’s right, the past is back. And training bras, heartthrobs and beer bongs live on…
Some of our diarists have famous credits and some have famous diary entries! Previous and upcoming readers have graced the small screen, the big screen and all the other screens, stages, catwalks and more as actors, comedians, improvisers, writers, directors, composers, musicians, editors, models, location managers and the list goes on. They’re also super courageous parents, teachers, coaches, neighbors, REGULAR PEOPLE bearing their raw souls!
But if you insist, we’ll shout out some diarist fame: Epic Rap Battles of History, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Comedy Central’s Not Safe With Nikki Glaser, Penn & Teller: Bullshit, Chapelle’s Show, Henry Danger, Family Guy, American Dad, CSI, The West Wing, Robert Altman’s, Mission IMPROVable, John Candy: Comic Spirit, Ford models and MORE!!!
Come witness the vulnerability and teen madness of our next show….
With, OMG, these readers:
Ethan Cushing – An award-winning director, producer, from Boston, with a self-proclaimed and “undeniable love for entertainment.” Ethan studied film and directing at Wake Forest University in North Carolina then went on to do his Master’s at the Conservatory of Motion Pictures at Chapman University. Credits include The Late Show with David Letterman, Without a Trace, The Lost Tribe, Tenacious D album promo with Bob Odenkirk, My First Feature podcast and many others. His short film, Negotiations, played at festivals around the world, including the Short Film Corner at Cannes!
Samantha Levenshus – Writer, reader, lover of life, from San Antonio, Texas. Samantha is a reformed actor and now spends her time writing television pilots, features, and plays. In 2016, her historical drama COMPANY TOWN was one of the top 5 pilots on the Blacklist website and was recently a winner of the 2017 A-List, which showcases the best screenplays and TV pilots written by industry assistants, as voted on by other industry assistants. Samantha holds a BFA from CalArts and is a graduate of the UCLA Professional Program for Writing in Television.
And OMG, this Improv Diary Show cast:
Improv Diary Show created by Kerri Fernsworth Feazell
Directed by Sean Monahan
Produced by Nicole Schubert
Show photographer: Matt Block