2016 Festival Performers

2016 Festival Performers



Alter iD

Alter iD

Nerdcore Rap meets Solo Sketch

Blizzard of '96

Blizzard of '96

25 inches of cold, hard comedy.

Dog Mountain

Dog Mountain

Surreal, Dark, and Fast - Pick 2 and we'll throw in the 3rd for free.

Hijacked

Hijacked

A one-man doing a one man show with nobody’s help. He did it all by himself. He didn’t even get a little help. Just him alone by himself.

Kevin McDonald Intensive Showcase

Kevin McDonald Intensive Showcase

They've had 12-hours of intensive workshop to improve their acting and comedic writing skills with Kevin McDonald of "The Kids in the Hall," now see what they came up with.

Kids in the Hall's Kevin McDonald

Kids in the Hall's Kevin McDonald

Kevin McDonald has become a working comedy icon. Founding Member of legendary sketch comedy ensemble The Kids in the Hall, Kevin continues to tour the world performing and teaching improvisation…

Live It Up Lemonade: Corporate Training from Hell

Live It Up Lemonade: Corporate Training from Hell

Did you just purchase a pricey lemonade franchise location? Of course you did! Hesley Harps' one woman show is full of characters, live training demonstrations, and animations to help you…

Maddy Night Live

Maddy Night Live

Maddy Night Live is James Madison University's one and only sketch comedy team. We're a student run organization that performs monthly shows for both small and large audiences around campus.

Pineapple-Shaped Lamps

Pineapple-Shaped Lamps

Wilmington’s longest-running sketch comedy and shadow cast troupe

Robot Johnson

Robot Johnson

Most comedy group biographies will tell you that their group was forged in fire, formed from the dreams of a beautiful sleeping god or, even more unlikely, that it was…

Sketch Jam

Sketch Jam

What can you create in 3 minutes or less?

THIS IS THE WORST

THIS IS THE WORST

like a live-action, one-person Looney Tunes

The Defiant Thomas Brothers

The Defiant Thomas Brothers

The Defiant Thomas Brothers are Seth Thomas and Paul Thomas. Known for their commanding stage presence, commitment to character and timing, and ability to mine laughs all along the sensitivity…

The Magic Negro and Other Blackness

The Magic Negro and Other Blackness

Have you ever pondered the idea that Dr. Seuss’ Green Eggs and Ham might be racially charged? And just whose uncle IS Uncle Ben? Well, maybe it’s time to take…

Thunderstood

Thunderstood

Armed with a projector and a truly odd point of view AJ Schraeder takes you through a stream of conscious presentation of how he sees reality. Travel with him as…

Alter iD

Alter iD

Nerdcore Rap meets Solo Sketch

Blizzard of '96

Blizzard of '96

25 inches of cold, hard comedy.

Dog Mountain

Dog Mountain

Surreal, Dark, and Fast - Pick 2 and we'll throw in the 3rd for free.

Hijacked

Hijacked

A one-man doing a one man show with nobody’s help. He did it all by himself. He didn’t even get a little help. Just him alone by himself.

Kevin McDonald Intensive Showcase

Kevin McDonald Intensive Showcase

They've had 12-hours of intensive workshop to improve their acting and comedic writing skills with Kevin McDonald of "The Kids in the Hall," now see what they came up with.

Kids in the Hall's Kevin McDonald

Kids in the Hall's Kevin McDonald

Kevin McDonald has become a working comedy icon. Founding Member of legendary sketch comedy ensemble The Kids in the Hall, Kevin continues to tour the world performing and teaching improvisation…

Live It Up Lemonade: Corporate Training from Hell

Live It Up Lemonade: Corporate Training from Hell

Did you just purchase a pricey lemonade franchise location? Of course you did! Hesley Harps' one woman show is full of characters, live training demonstrations, and animations to help you…

Maddy Night Live

Maddy Night Live

Maddy Night Live is James Madison University's one and only sketch comedy team. We're a student run organization that performs monthly shows for both small and large audiences around campus.

Pineapple-Shaped Lamps

Pineapple-Shaped Lamps

Wilmington’s longest-running sketch comedy and shadow cast troupe

Robot Johnson

Robot Johnson

Most comedy group biographies will tell you that their group was forged in fire, formed from the dreams of a beautiful sleeping god or, even more unlikely, that it was…

Sketch Jam

Sketch Jam

What can you create in 3 minutes or less?

THIS IS THE WORST

THIS IS THE WORST

like a live-action, one-person Looney Tunes

The Defiant Thomas Brothers

The Defiant Thomas Brothers

The Defiant Thomas Brothers are Seth Thomas and Paul Thomas. Known for their commanding stage presence, commitment to character and timing, and ability to mine laughs all along the sensitivity…

The Magic Negro and Other Blackness

The Magic Negro and Other Blackness

Have you ever pondered the idea that Dr. Seuss’ Green Eggs and Ham might be racially charged? And just whose uncle IS Uncle Ben? Well, maybe it’s time to take…

Thunderstood

Thunderstood

Armed with a projector and a truly odd point of view AJ Schraeder takes you through a stream of conscious presentation of how he sees reality. Travel with him as…