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Extree! Extree! Comedy Inspired By the News

Crossroads Comedy Theater

Sunday, September 18 at 7pm


2022 Fringe Festival

60 min

$12

Theatre Exile

Wheelchair Accessible


Extree! Extree! Read all about it! Comedy show discusses the news of the week and improvises hilarious scenes inspired by it! Extree host Geoff Jackson will present news articles and clips to the cast who will be seeing them for the first time. The cast will then use the news to inspire the hilariously improvised scenes right on the spot! Get caught up on the latest goings on of this big blue marble and have a laugh with some of Philly’s best improvisers. Features a core of regular performers and guests from other Crossroads shows and the world of improv at large.

Can’t find tickets on the Fringe site? Head over to XroadsComedy.com.

Appropriate for ages 13+

This show is presented as part of Crossroads Comedy Festival. Crossroads Comedy Theater is a roaming home for comedy shows, classes, and podcasts. Whether you like to sit back and watch improv, sketch comedy, stand-up, storytelling, or any other type of comedy or are interested in learning how to do those things—they got your back! Sep 14–18 at Theatre Exile (1340 S. 13th St). Learn more at xroadscomedy.com.

 

Content Considerations

This performance contains brief suggested language.

Health & Safety

Proof of vaccination is required to attend this event, and masks must be worn for the duration of the performance. Audience members will be asked to show proof of vaccination before entering the venue. Both digital and physical proof of vaccination are accepted. Please plan accordingly.

Credits

EXTREE EXTEE CAST: Ann Beck, Jabari Dortch, Rachel Semigran, Joe Wendrychowicz, Randie Welles, and invited guests. DIRECTED BY: Mike Marbach

 

About the Artist

Crossroads Comedy Theater is a roaming home for comedy shows, podcasts, and classes that take places on stage, online, and on-air. At just over a year old, Crossroads has already been featured in various festivals, has had classes highlighted in the media including the Philadelphia Inquirer, and has hired to work with various organizations on improv trainings and private shows in the Philadelphia area and beyond. Our shows are at a crossroads of different forms of entertainment mixing hilarious improvised scenes with lectures, news, movies, and more and feature performers from all over the Philly area. Podcasts cover a range of pop-culture topics, so you’re sure to find something you enjoy. Crossroads comedy classes in improv, sketch comedy writing, and stand-up give people skills that go beyond the stage and page. Whether you want to get involved or just sit back and listen or watch, we got your back!