A huge congratulations to a few dear improvisers who took home Barrymore Awards last night!
Dave Jadico (of CSz & Lunchlady Doris) won for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical, for his portrayal of Henry, Mortimer and the Mute in Mum Puppettheatre’s production of The Fantasticks.
Karen Getz (of CSz, Lunchlady Doris & Tapestry’s Killer Pussy / Gwendolyn & Cecily) won for Outstanding Choreography / Movement, for her work on the Prince Music Theater’s production of Hair.
Brian McCann (of CSz) won the City Paper Award for Outstanding Ensemble in a Play, for his performance of James Lingk among the cast of Theatre Exile’s Glengarry Glen Ross.
PHIF announces a new venue for the 2007 festival
The third annual Philadelphia Improv Festival has been moved to a new venue in Olde City. PHIF 2007 will take place at the Mum Puppettheatre, 115 Arch Street, November 8-10.
The new location is easily accessible to all major public transportation and is in the heart of Philadelphia’s historic district. Home to many of the city’s oldest and most popular attractions, the venue is also surrounded by one of the largest nightlife scenes in the area.
Look for more information coming soon, including a detailed list of events and performers on September 20th.
Philadelphia Improv Festival
November 8-10, 2007
Mums Puppettheatre | 115 Arch Street