Story Smash! Competitive Storytelling at its Best!

Sat Dec 30 2017

7:00 PM (Doors 6:30 PM)

Hollywood Improv (The Lab)

8162 Melrose Avenue Hollywood, CA 90046

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Ages 18+

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Story Smash, the storytelling gameshow, is back at the Hollywood Improv Saturday night December 30th at 7:00! Join host Christine Blackburn (Story Worthy) for a fast and funny evening of comedy and storytelling! Expert judges include author/activist Annabelle Gurwitch, television writer Ken Levine and comedian/actor Rick Overton. Contestants include comedians Erica Rhodes, Ed Crasnick, Anna Vocino, Johnno Wilson, and writer Molly McAleer! The contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on. Say it with me- SPIN THAT WHEEL!

Produced by Story Worthy Media and Jon Cohen

ALL SALES ARE FINAL

Ticket Info:

  • General Admission – first come, first seated.
  • More than half of your party must be present to be seated.

For Group Sales: email events.hollywood@improv.com

Got Questions? CLICK HERE

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  • Christine Blackburn

    Christine Blackburn

    Comedy

    As a producer, writer and skilled interviewer, Christine Blackburn and her production company, Story Worthy Media, have produced over 500 episodes of her weekly podcast, Story Worthy http://bit.ly/2kbFHCA. She also produces and hosts Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow. Christine is the author of the book “PIT To LAX: My Story Worthy Life” and she hosted Ready For The Weekend Movies on USA Network. She has contributed to the Huffington Post and is a 3 time MOTH Story Slam winner. www.christineblackburn.com

  • Molly McAleer

    Molly McAleer

    Comedy

    Molly McAleer is a writer for TV & the Internet, co-founder of HelloGiggles.com, biological sister of Full House star Jodie Sweetin and current reigning Queen of Glendale, CA… Find her on Twitter  @molls

  • Erica Rhodes

    Erica Rhodes

    Comedy

    Erica started performing on the NPR radio show, 'A Prairie Home Companion' since the age of ten and continued performing and writing on the show until a few years ago. 

    She has appeared on Comedy Central's @Midnight several times as well as appearances on 'Modern Family,' 'Veep,' and 'New Girl.' She performs stand-up regularly and has appeared in many festivals including SF's Sketchfest and Moontower (Austin). She also produces and hosts her own monthly show, 'The Night Light Comedy Show.’

  • Anna Voccino

    Anna Voccino

    Comedy

    Anna Vocino is a comedian and a voiceover artist. You’ve seen her on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and she is the voice of Thursday nights on ABC.  Plus Anna wrote the amazing cookbook Eat Happy… Find her on Twitter  @AnnaVocino

  • Ed Crasnick

    Ed Crasnick

    Comedy

    Ed Crasnick (The Self Help Comedy Hour) is a comedian, producer and actor. Ed has appeared on many podcasts including The Todd Glass Show, Mental Illness Happy Hour and Pep Talks. Ed is best known The Sopranos and Curb Your Enthusiasm.  Find him atEdCrasnick.com and on Twitter @edcrasnick

  • Annabelle Gurwitch

    Annabelle Gurwitch

    Comedy

    Annabelle Gurwitch is an actress, activist, and New York Times Bestselling author. Her most recent book is the essay collection, Wherever You Go, There They Are: Stories About My Family You Might Relate to (PenguinRandomHouse). Her other books are I See You Made an Effort (a New York Times bestseller and Thurber Prize finalist); You Say Tomato, I Say Shut Up (coauthored with Jeff Kahn), and Fired! also a Showtime Comedy Special. Find her at annabellegurwitch.com and on Twitter @annabellegurwitch

  • Johnno Wilson

    Johnno Wilson

    Comedy

    Johnno Wilson is a stand-up comic and currently a member of the GROUNDLINGS SUNDAY COMPANY and was last seen on the USA improv series FIRST IMPRESSIONS with Dana Carvey. He wrapped production on the independent feature A CROOKED SOMEBODY opposite Ed Harris, as well as SEARCH for producer Timur Bekmambetov. His credits include the Refinery29 comedy webseries SHITTY BOYFRIENDS, the feature BREAK POINT opposite David Walton, and the role of "Coach Brubaker" in the video game NBA 2K17. Johnno also hosts the new online series THE ASSIST for Draft Kings.

  • Michael McShane

    Michael McShane

    Comedy

    Michael “Mike” McShane is an actor and comedian who portrayed Franklin Delano Romanowski on Seinfeld; he appeared in "The Betrayal" and "The Wizard". Michael has appeared in a number of other films and television programs such as Office SpaceKing of the HillMalcolm in the Middle, A Bug's Life (along with Julia Louis-Dreyfus who played Elaine and Brad Garrett who played Tony in the Bottle Deposit), Frasier and many more. 

  • Ken Levine

    Ken Levine

    Comedy

    Ken Levine is writer, director and producer in the television and film industry, and an author. Levine has worked on a number of television series, including M*A*S*HCheers FrasierThe SimpsonsWingsEverybody Loves RaymondBecker and Dharma and Greg. Along with his writing partner David Isaacs, he created the series Almost Perfect.

Story Smash! Competitive Storytelling at its Best!

Sat Dec 30 2017 7:00 PM

(Doors 6:30 PM)

Hollywood Improv (The Lab) Hollywood CA
Story Smash! Competitive Storytelling at its Best!
  • Sorry, you missed this event.
  • Check out other similar events on TicketWeb.

See Tickets link for prices Ages 18+

Story Smash, the storytelling gameshow, is back at the Hollywood Improv Saturday night December 30th at 7:00! Join host Christine Blackburn (Story Worthy) for a fast and funny evening of comedy and storytelling! Expert judges include author/activist Annabelle Gurwitch, television writer Ken Levine and comedian/actor Rick Overton. Contestants include comedians Erica Rhodes, Ed Crasnick, Anna Vocino, Johnno Wilson, and writer Molly McAleer! The contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on. Say it with me- SPIN THAT WHEEL!

Produced by Story Worthy Media and Jon Cohen

ALL SALES ARE FINAL

Ticket Info:

  • General Admission – first come, first seated.
  • More than half of your party must be present to be seated.

For Group Sales: email events.hollywood@improv.com

Got Questions? CLICK HERE