Match 1: Glass Ceiling + Mantra Ray + Presidential Pals + The Strangers ft. Wonder Whale

Who has the power to win the thirteenth annual Fighting Improv Smackdown Tournament?


Thursday March 14, 2019
7:30 PM
$15 in advance ($20 at the door)

In WIT’s annual bracketed tournament, audiences get to vote for their favorite teams to advance.

The Competitors

Glass Ceiling: Austen Villemez, Mike Macrina, Gabe Peyton

Mantra Ray: Lori Carpenter, Robert Falk, Jennifer Hyman, Abel Vandergrift

Presidential Pals: Jessica Estepa, Thomas Lam, Shawn Logue, Lisa Schreihart

The Strangers: Robin Doody, Bill Nelson, Jeffrey Friedman, Joe Randazzo


Important details:

  • Doors open approximately 30 minutes before curtain time. All seating is general admission.
  • In the case of sold-out shows, seats cannot be held for late arrivals and unclaimed tickets may be resold. Late arrivals will not be able to vote in the competition.
  • In the case of a sold-out show, we may offer a limited number of reduced-price stand-by tickets. These seats will be on the floor in front of the first row or along the sides
  • Other questions? Check out our general FAQ.


  • The black box theater at Source is ground-floor and wheelchair accessible. WIT can set aside 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.