“The Improv: 50 Years Behind The Brick Wall” – VIP Screening
18 & over
Join our founder Budd Friedman and the Improv family for a special screening of EPIX’s new star-studded documentary celebrating our 50th anniversary.
From EPIX: In this one-hour special, some of the biggest names in comedy pay tribute to the legendary stand-up stage founded in 1963 by Budd Friedman. From its earliest days in New York City to a Hollywood expansion and beyond, The Improv played a major part in the American stand-up explosion of the ‘80s and ‘90s. Interviewees include Jerry Seinfeld, Ray Romano, Jay Leno, Kathy Griffin, Jimmy Fallon, Sarah Silverman, Keenen Ivory Wayans and Judd Apatow.
Proceeds benefit The Actors Fund, a nonprofit organization that offers essential health and human services to all professionals in performing arts. (http://www.actorsfund.org/about