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Funniest College Variety Showcase

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Funniest College Variety Showcase Wednesday, March 27, 2013 08:00 PM DC Improv, Washington, DC
  • 18 & over
  • Two items minimum
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  • Ticket Price: $10.00
  • Door Time: 6:30 PM
  • Show Type: Stand Up
  • Showroom: Main Showroom
  • Restrictions: 18 & over
    Two items minimum
Description: The DC Improv is searching for the funniest college student in the Washington D.C. and surrounding areas and will host showcases at several universities around town as part of our 10th Annual Funniest College Competition. On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 The DC Improv will be showcasing students from various universities that were unable to host the event on their campuses.

Performers on board: (in no particular order)
Tom Achilles (American)
Sam Kane (Georgetown)
Talib Babb (Howard)
Drey Dailey (Marymount)
Samuel Rothbloom (GWU)
Henry Thaler (Georgetown)
Michael Gee (Georgetown)
Daniel Wright (GWU)
Melinda McCalley (GWU)
Tim Willard (GWU)
Eyal Gurewitsch (GWU)
Christopher Krueger (Towson)
Tafadzwa Gwaze (Montgomery College)\
Kevin Palermo (GWU)

This show will feature college students/comedians performing 5 minutes of original stand-up material in front of an audience of their peers and a panel of expert judges. Two students will be selected as winners and will be invited to perform for the finals to be held at The DC Improv on April 11, 2013. At the finals, one student will be crowned the winner and is rewarded with a paid hosting gig at The DC Improv plus additional prizes. The prize for the University is a reputation for housing some of the funniest students in the area.