JAM-STROCH Ft./ THE FRANK MILLS w MIDNIGHT SOCIETY

  • May 12, 2024 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM
  • ColdTowne Theater

    1700 East 2nd Street
    Austin, Texas 78702
Ticket Price $0.00-$20.00 This event is now over
Description

IMPROV / FREE SHOW / FREE PARKING

COME ONE, COME ALL AND HELP US SEND CODLTOWNE FOUNDER MICHAEL JASTROCH OFF TO GREENER PASTURES

 

Michael Jastroch is one of the founders of ColdTowne Theater and has won several awards for his comedy including “Best Comedy Group ” in the Austin Chronicle Reader’s poll and the B. Iden Payne award for “Outstanding Improv Ensemble.” His sketch project, Lovey and Lovey, won Best of Fest at the 2005 Lone Star Sketch Festival and the 2008 Frontera Fringe Festival as well as a Critic’s Pick in the 2008 Austin Chronicle Reader’s Poll.  Michael teaches and directs sketch and improv at the ColdTowne Conservatory. He directed a number of improv and sketch comedy shows, including the Victrola, Rapture the Flag and Cereal For Adults and can be seen performing with the Frank Mills, Jonestroch, Mike and Irene, Elevator Action and more!  Michael has taught his improv workshops all over the country, including at the Oberlin College Improv Festival, the Gila Monster Improv Fest in Tuscon, Arizona and at the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival in Chapel Hill.

 

The Frank Mills are all graduates of iO Chicago and have performed and taught at Second City, Boom! Chicago (Amsterdam), the Annoyance Theater and more! In 2005, they founded the educational arm of the ColdTowne Conservatory alongside ColdTowne and continue to train ColdTowne’s improv talent. They are multiple B. Iden Payne, Frontera Fest Best of Fest Winners and Ausitn Chronicle Best of Austin winners.

Midnight Society is regularly sighted as one of the funniest improv troupes in Austin. Graduates of the ColdTowne Conservatory, Midnight Society’s members come from a variety of backgrounds: filmmaking, stand up and theater. They have accrued multplie B. Iden Payne award nominations and have toured across the country performing improv at festivals from New York to Phoenix.

Date & Time

Sun, May 12, 2024 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Venue Details

ColdTowne Theater

1700 East 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78702 ColdTowne Theater
ColdTowne Theater

ColdTowne is Austin's main stage for Improv, Sketch, and Stand Up Comedy featuring the smartest, brightest, and hardest-working comedians in Central Texas.

We offer classes for improv, sketch writing, and on-the-job team-building workshops. Learn more at www.coldtownetheater.com


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