Who’s Who: The teams of FIST 2020

The fourteenth annual Fighting Improv Smackdown features a record 309 competitors, spanning 83 teams! Tickets go on sale soon, but in the meantime you can scope out the competition.

3 Giants & Alexis
Jessica Lach, Alexis Pazmino, Sara Perelli-Minetti, Alex Smith

3st Place
Sam Jackson, Betsy Milarcik, Nathan Naimark, Lisa Tucker

4 Bitchin’ Amigos
Sean Doherty, Billy Harper, Eric Knapp, James Zipadelli

Across the Pond & the Potomac
M.J. Welch, Sally Murray, Will Low, Benjamin Us

Awkward Pause
Amelia Favere, Brian Fogarty, Duncan Stevens, Julie Thompson

Bonus Crew
Josh Izaak, Katie Kooser, Camille Pozderac, Gifford Wong

Can you get your sister?
Jimmy Cassese, Carra Johnson, Brian Gross, Karen Shantz

Chump Change
Maddie Black, Maya Johnston, John Wambach, Julia Zhen

Confident Orphans
Katie Lee, Laura McHugh, Christian Sheppard, Alex Swartsel

Conflict Resolution
Anna Cooper, Kevin Eggleston, Erin Murray, Krystal Ramseur

Crispy Kittens
Ralph Brabham, Tracey Madigan, James Mescall, Marcella Sims

Cute and Snobby
Allyson Boate, Danielle Ceribo, Hank McDonald, Nawal Rajeh

Dads’ Night Out
Patrick Murray, Marc Reber

Damn
Marianna Brady, Namakau Ombaba,Cristina Perrone, Alex Wilkinson

Diversity Hires
Jonathan Hogue, Alison Hummel, Michelle Lapuente, Naomi Stanway

Don’t Ghost Me Bro
Mark Benjamin, Christina Malliris, David Myers, Dennis Pangindian

Elderly Grapes
Tatiana Chkourenko, Stephen Gabauer, Michael Re, Sam Robotham

Emergency
Greg Tindale, Joe Uchno

Fangirl
Bethany Coan, Jason Re, Samantha Watson, Slli’m Williams

Fran from Accounts Payable
Irene Irazabal, Jake Moss, Beth Rosen, Michael Shvarts

Friends & Strangers
Tasha Bylenok, Chris Collins, Katie Krieger, Kelly Shannon

GET BIZZY
Bizzy Fain

Good
Abby Haverty, Dan Hofman, Charlie Waring

Grassy Knowles
Mikey Blunschi, David Brescia-Weiler, Jesse Chimes

Homestyle
Adam Joel, Hilary Joel

Hot For Kreacher
Elizabeth Fulton, Isabel Galbraith, Molly Graham, Jordana Mishory

How Dare You!?!
Tom Lam, Nico MacDougall, Chris Olinger, Steve Raetzman 

Hurry Up and Wait
Joelle Boxer, Alexander McCall, Andrew Serio

Inside Your Head
Jacob Boggs, Kevin Keefe, Dawn Perlas, JJ Walter

JAMM
Mitchell Alexander, Jeffrey Fleming, Margarida Rodrigues, Apple Wei

Joint Custody
Rachel Bracken, Saad Chaudhry, Colette Luke, Christopher Meier

Last Minute Deal
David Byrd, Anuj Christian, Nina Hsu, Tandra Turner

Laurie Metcalf
Bam Alston, Dana Heiser, Elizabeth Mulkey, Eli Okun

Living Poets Society
Eric Asker, Dwayne Baraka, Sofia Javed, Andrea Mosee 

Metro Carpet
Mark Abman, Natalie Knazik, Heidi Obermeyer, Steph Wilson

Mid by Midwest
Elise Buckley, Conor Halloran, Shea Minter, Lisa Schreihart

Midnight Television
Niv Elis, Bill Nelson, Kacie Peterson, Ashley Siebels

Mistakes Were Made
Lura Barber, Mikail Faalasli, Jeff Friedman, Christopher Ulrich

Mister Sister
Michael Cohen, Grayson Howe, Caroline Kelly, Megan Smith

Neighbors, maybe
Jason Adam, Brad Austin, Robert Cardoni, Sharon Pieczenik

Neon Salami
Javi Calderon, Laura DeMaria, Jason Fliegel, Beth Ruedi

Nora Nora James James
Nora Dell, Jim Faulkner, Nora Lemtouni, Jamie Linder

Party Town
Neil Baron, Justine Hipsky, Paul Hitlin, Matt Winterhalter

Pet Names
Ryan Brookshire, Oona Macdougall, Liz Sanders, Vic Whitten 

Pizza Wine
Felicia Barnes, Tucker Kibbey, Justin Lamb, Ryan McClure

Preschool Valedictorians
Melissa Duffy, Yotam Gingold, Arhan Gunel

Prius Boi’s
Palmer Feibelman, Aaron Mayor, Marco Mendoza, Mitch Phillips

Reunion Special
Tess Higgins, Brady Peters, Ray Simeon, Matt Strote

Sagiquarius
Jeff Bollen, Craig Gagel, Bethany Stokes, Jeff Waggett

Sarah’s Tomahawk Parkour
Sarah Armstrong, Courtney Chinn, Sarah Cottrill, Tomi Komolafe

Scrambled
Sol Aziz, Will Kao, Brad Ludlow, Matthew Pacino

Serenity Now!
Carlic Huynh, Joe Iannuzzi, Jonathan Murphy, David Richman

Sketchy Polls
Daniel Barrera, Talia Bernhard, Tamar Gasko, Carly Kraybill

Snark Week
Kelsie Anderson, Stacey Axler, Amanda Magnavita, Reem Seliem

Squishy
Shawn Fisher, Shawn Logue, Jermaine Trice

Step Sisters
Tara Demmy, Olivia Martinez, Donna Steele, Kenny Park Yi

Summer Camp
Richie Khanh, Kara Kinsey, Brianna Lux, Nic Small

Super Duper Dance Troupe
Robin Doody, Omar Parbhoo, Sam Schifrin, Mona Thompson

Surprise!
Katie Munn, Shawn Peabody, Lori Pitts, Karyn Wilson

Swimming to the Moon
Russell Gilardi, Shannon Madden, Anadelia Rodriguez, Bernard Turner 

Swole Baby
Dan Brown, Christina Ferrari, Gloria Funes, Steve Pilloff

The Basset Hounds
Jack Barnes, Sara Keller, Carrie McCarthy, John Sener

The Brother Husbands
Rachel Lang, Aubrey Peterson, Alex Waddell, Simone Webster

The Butterfly Effect
Taylor Kniffin, Turner Meeks, Isabelle Solomon, Kristen Timko

The Callback Kids
Meredith Burns, Aviva Loeb, Jillian Misner

The Experience
Ryan Alloway, Elizabeth Leff, Colleen Shaffer, Martin Steger

The Go-Karts
Gina Cordero, Alison Schiebelhut, Kris Shenenberger 

The IMPORTANCE OF ONESIES
Michael Hendrix, Jason Walther, Elise Webb, John Windmueller

The Nordic Trakz
Joey Barber, Maddie Bustamante, Brian Callahan, Lanre Lagoke

The Pigeon
Justin Carty, Adam Levine, Shealy Molpus, Jessica Norman. 

The Saddest Ice Cream
Eric Biltonen, Bill Bocik, Ginny Emmer, Nina Unger

The Second Mice
Graceanna Enzinger, Meredith Garagiola, Rachel Kaplan, Rai Sen

The Skeptical Imps
Braden Boyd, Meghan Dorn, Abigale Sanft, Mikki Smith

The Stairmasters
Ben Douek, Austin Downs, Kara Morillo, Joey Scully

Tipped Chairs
Melanie Campbell, Sarah Herhold, Court McGrew, Clyde Thompson

Under Caffeinated Brain
Colin Lovett, Alissa Platz, Joshua Price, Damund Williams

Undercover Octopus
Brent Buxton, Nicky de Haay, David Schupak, Luke Slominski

Waterlosers
Marissa Chaffee, Matt Coit, Amanda Fulton, Max Makovetsky

We Are This
Grace Campion, Jeanna Kim, Colleen Ryan

Whole Melk
Tamara Dottin, Hibba Meraay, Todd Ogin, Robert Pines

Wisconsin Laugh Trip
Lilith Zarling

You Know Who
Amanda Hahn, Adrienne Picciotto

Ze Cappuccino City
Darnell Eaton, James Jelin, Eva Lewis, Kristina Martinez

Published:
February 10, 2020
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