Philly Sketchfest 2022: Unstoppable Failure & Uber and Klonk

  • Fri, Oct 21, 2022 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
  • The Playground at the Adrienne Theater

    2030 Sansom Street
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
Ticket Price $10.00 This event is now over

Philly Sketchfest returns for a two-night celebration on October 21-22, 2022 with acts from Philadelphia, New York City, Toronto, Chicago, Virginia, Greensboro, Chicago, and Washington DC. Crossroads Comedy Theater is this year's presenting partner. This block features Unstoppable Failure and Uber & Klonk.

ABOUT UNSTOPPABLE FAILURE: Unstoppable Failure is a two-man sketch show that takes a healthy dose of absurdity and slams it against sharp satirical writing. They have been official selections at SF Sketchfest, NYC Sketch Festival, Philly Sketchfest, Toronto Sketchfest, Chicago Sketchfest, Montreal Sketchfest and The North Carolina Comedy Festival. Its members have had work on and Laugh Exchange, been featured in national commercials for Best Buy, and have sold commercial concepts to major brands such as Doritos and Lego. Unstoppable Failure has performed at Philly Sketchfest previously in 2014, 2018, and 2019.


ABOUT UBER & KLONK: Uber & Klonk have made waves online posting their sketches to Youtube, Instagram, and TikTok, and now they’re ready to reap the benefits by entering the glamorous world of live sketch comedy. Just kidding. Uber & Klonk (Carley Thorne & Meredith Mullen) are award winning comedians from Toronto, Canada. Their last show ‘I Be Like’ won Central Florida Sketch Comedy Festival’s Best of the Fest Award and was nominated Broadway World’s Best Independent Comedy Show in 2020. They’re coming to you with ALL NEW sketches about: being Gen Z, the Beatles, Slam Poetry, being cancelled, TikTok stars, Saw from the movie Saw, and much much more. If you love debauchery, being toxic, edgelords, and being chronically online, then Uber & Klonk is for you. Uber & Klonk are making their Philly Sketchfest debut.


Friday, October 21 @ The Playground at the Adrienne Theater

7pm: Crying Alone in the Shower & Amanda Xeller

8:30pm: Unstoppable Failure & Uber and Klonk

10pm: Seann Cantatore & Joe Moore’s Explodin’ Halloween Garage

SATURDAY, 10/22 @ The Plays & Players Skinner Studio

7pm: High Dramma & Lemon Pepper and Sazon

830pm: Brick Penguin, Joy Provision & Bill Reick and His More Talented Friends

10pm: Bad Medicine & Cam Wyllie

COVID GUIDELINES: All audience members must present their COVID-19 vaccination card before entering the performance space and must wear a face mask while in the building. All performers will be fully vaccinated including a booster shot, will be performing without a mask, and will be at least 10 feet from the closest audience members. If the CDC and/or the city of Philadelphia eases or tightens restrictions, those changes will be considered before being implemented. All audience members are expected to comply with our theater's requests regarding these important public health matters.

ABOUT CROSSROADS COMEDY THEATER: Crossroads Comedy Theater is a roaming home for comedy shows, podcasts, and classes that take places on stage, online, and on-air. At just over a year old, Crossroads has already been featured in various festivals, has had classes highlighted in the media including the Philadelphia Inquirer, and has hired to work with various organizations on improv trainings and private shows in the Philadelphia area and beyond. Our shows are at a crossroads of different forms of entertainment mixing hilarious improvised scenes with lectures, news, movies, and more and feature performers from all over the Philly area. Podcasts cover a range of pop-culture topics, so you’re sure to find something you enjoy. Crossroads classes in improv, sketch comedy writing, and stand-up give people skills that go beyond the stage and page. Whether you want to get involved or just sit back and listen or watch, we got your back!

Date & Time

Fri, Oct 21, 2022 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Venue Details

The Playground at the Adrienne Theater

2030 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103 The Playground at the Adrienne Theater
Crossroads Comedy Theater

Crossroads Comedy Theater is a roaming home in Philly for comedy shows, podcasts, comedy classes, and more! Shows feature hilarious performers from the Philadelphia area and beyond. Classes are taught by the bes instructors in the Philly area who are passionate about making you a better at whatever your focus is. Crossroads is available for private shows, improv workshops, or other things you might have in mind. We are now starting very limited operations in Indianapolis as well!

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