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


Thursday April 4, 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

Love Language: Ryan Brookshire, Geoff Corey, Justine Hipsky, Lauren Woody

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



Much like the Eucalyptus tree, which is fast-growing and abound with healing properties, Erin and Kevin will deliver organic scene-work that moves fast and heals through laughter.

Cast: Kevin Mahoney, Erin Murray

Press Play
An audience suggestion inspires the creation of a world where people are connected in surprising and silly ways.

Cast: Erick Acuna, Sabahat Chaudhary, Jon Cheseboro, J.J. Jackson, Eva Lewis, Dana Malone, Matt Mansfield, Jason Walther

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 wit@witdc.org or 202-204-7770.