ImprovBoston to Welcome The Cambridge Footlights, 8/31
ImprovBoston presents the legendary Cambridge Footlights for a one-night-only show this Sunday, August 31 at 7:30PM. Embarking on an international tour with their show, Real Feelings, their sharp, hilarious sketches visit Britain, Edinburgh and select American cities.
With 130 years of experience, the Footlights have launched the careers of a long list of internationally-renowned comedic talents, producing household names like John Cleese (Monty Python), Hugh Laurie (House) and Emma Thompson (Love Actually) while continuing to nurture exciting new performers like Mitchell and Webb (Peep Show) and Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat). The Footlights brand new hour of sketches, surrealism and satire is always a must-have ticket - don't miss your chance to see the "most renowned sketch troupe of them all" (The Independent).
ImprovBoston Artistic Director Mike Descoteaux shares, "We are thrilled to once again welcome one of the world's best-known comedy troupes. From one Cambridge to another, we are proud to unite in comedy across the world."
Tickets for this show are $20 ($16 for students at the door) and available online at ImprovBoston.com.
Boston is recognized around the world for the comedy talent that comes from our city. For 30 years, ImprovBoston has been the region's leading theater and school dedicated to the art of comedy in all its forms. Consistently voted "Best of Boston" by The Phoenix, The Improper Bostonian, and The Weekly Dig, ImprovBoston performers, teachers and students have included comedians that have gone on to fame as internationally celebrated film stars, Emmy Award winning television stars, acclaimed theatrical producers, and writers for shows including The Daily Show and Real Time with Bill Maher. As a nonprofit theater, ImprovBoston serves the community through laughter.