Invisible Knapsack + The October Issue

Part rallying cry, part group hug, Rise Up! is an artistic response to the life and times we live in.


Sunday October 1, 2017
7:30 PM
$8 for DCAC members; $12 in advance; $15 at the door

DC Arts Center
2438 18th St. NW

Rise Up! explores all the ways the personal really is political, and vice versa.

The Line-up

Invisible Knapsack
A subversive improv comedy show named for Peggy McIntosh’s seminal article unpacking the daily effects of white privilege, Invisible Knapsack aims to unpack, examine, and scramble the harmful “isms” and power paradigms that exist.
Cast: Erick Acuña, Sam Bonar, Sabahat Chaudhary, Ceci De Robertis, Mary Lauran Hall, Stacy Hayashi, Jamal Newman, Richie Nguyen, Ginnie Seger

The October Issue
Following an onstage interview, the all-female cast of The October Issue will pull together a montage based on our cover girl’s life.
Cast: Jenna Hall, Justin Hipsky, Kaitlin Kemp, Nicole McCauley, Clare Mulligan, Molly Murchie, Krystal Ramseur, Donna Steele, Kaelan Sullivan, Caroline Yates. Director: Dana Malone

General information:

  • Line-ups vary nightly. Please verify the performing acts on your individual curtain times.
  • For all shows, unclaimed tickets may be resold at curtain time. Late arrivals will be seated at WIT’s discretion.
  • Please communicate any accessibility issues to
  • For group discounts (eight or more), please contact Dan Miller at
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