THE COOKOUT: Earth Wind & Tired + BAGGAGE CLAIM + Lena Dunham

ONE NIGHT ONLY! The Cookout returns for another serving.


Saturday February 19, 2022
7:00 PM
Regular price: $15

The Cookout is a celebration of Black improv in the DMV.

Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (including booster) is required. Please be prepared to show your vaccine card, legible photo of said card, or insurance information, along with a photo ID. Medical-grade masks are required for audience members. For more on our policy, visit WIT’s COVID Safety page.


Earth Wind & Tired
Cast: Lee Bennett III, Namakau Ombaba, Lori Pitts, Tandra Turner, Slli’m Williams

Cast: Samiyyah Ali, Namakau Ombaba, Clyde Thompson, Eddison Wilkinson

Lena Dunham
Cast: Bam Alston, Darnell Eaton, Derek Hayes, Erica Johnson, Eva Lewis, Jamal Newman, Krystal Ramseur, Nic Small, Simone Webster, Slli’m Williams


Pricing and Ticketing

Please pay at the level you are able. Online sales end one hour before curtain. For all shows, unclaimed tickets may be resold at curtain time. Late arrivals will be seated at WIT’s discretion.

Accessibility information

  • The black box theater at Source is ground-floor and wheelchair accessible. WIT can set aside front-row wheelchair space upon request, with no need for the patron to reserve a specific seat.
  • Assisted listening devices are available upon request.
  • In order to provide a welcoming and supported experience, we encourage patrons who seek additional accessibility information or are in need of an assisted listening device to please contact us at or 202-204-7770.
Lena Dunham
Meet Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham started as an idea to bring together Black improvisers in DC who were usually the only Black member of their improv team. Read More