Special guest: India Pinkney, General Counsel for the National Endowment for the Arts; Guest monologist Jon Chesebro

Inspired, fun and Photoshop-free, The October Issue is Washington Improv Theater's contribution to the citywide Womens Voices Theater Festival.


Sunday October 4, 2015
2:00 PM
$15 in advance, $20 at the door

On the cover

India Pinkey is on the general counsel for the National Endowment for the arts. She received a BA in Foreign Affairs and Middle Eastern Studies and a JD from the University of Virginia. India clerked with the N.C. Supreme Court and then practiced at Baker & Hostetler, LLP. She worked at the Federal Aviation Administration in the International Law Division. She served as the first U.S. attorney in the Legal Bureau of the United Nations’ International Civil Aviation Organization. This South Carolinian is an avid traveler who has lived in France and Canada. She writes creatively and loves books. India is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.


“His Perspective” Monologist

Jon Chesebro hails from Newton, Mass. by way of rural Minnesota and has been studying and performing improv in DC since February 2010.

He is a member of independent troupes Press Play and Mr. Meaner and the Washington Improv Theater company ensemble King Bee. He has studied at WIT, DC Improv, Upright Citizens Brigade, and the San Francisco Comedy College, and performed in festivals around the country, including the Del Close Marathon (NYC), the Chicago Improv Festival, and the Boston Comedy Arts Festival.

Important details:

  • Doors open approximately 30 minutes before curtain time. All seating is general admission except for reserved seating, which will be in the first three rows.
  • In the case of sold-out shows, seats cannot be held for late arrivals and unclaimed tickets may be resold. This includes reserved seats.
  • In the case of a sold-out shows, we may offer a limited number of half-price stand-by tickets. These seats will be on the floor in front of the first row or along the sides
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