Go Comedy Brings Kevin McDonald for Workshop & Show – July 21

Go Comedy Brings Kevin McDonald for Workshop and Show – July 21JudyPalmer01
(Go Comedy Press Release, July 9, 2013)

Go Comedy!, Detroit’s award winning improv theater, will welcome Kids In The Hall co-founder Kevin McDonald to Detroit July 20 & 21 for a 2-day comedy workshop intensive and a special performance.

Improvisers, comedians and writers from across metro Detroit will converge at Go Comedy! for a sold-out 2-day comedy workshop intensive July 20 & 21. The workshop will be led by Kids In The Hall co-founder Kevin McDonald. McDonald will then take the stage Sunday night, July 21 at 8:00pm for a special performance featuring work from the intensive, stand-up comedians Mike Bobbit and Saurin Choksi and local improv troupe The Mighty They. Tickets for the July 21st performance are $25 and on sale now at www.gocomedy.net.

“We are very excited to have Kevin McDonald come to Go Comedy! for this 2-day workshop and essentialperformance. We have an exciting and growing improv community in Detroit and his decision to invest this time in our city is a testament to the wealth of talent and great work in our area.” Stated Pj Jacokes, co-owner of Go Comedy! Improv Theater.

Kevin McDonald
In 1984, McDonald, along with his friend, Dave Foley, founded The Kids in the Hall. The troupe debuted their eponymous TV show in 1988. Over the show’s seven-year run, he portrayed several popular recurring characters, such as the King of Empty Promises, Sir Simon Milligan, and Jerry Sizzler. Post-KITH, Kevin has appeared in many roles, including Arrested Development, Seinfeld, and Friends. He has also done voice work for shows such as Invader Zim, Clerks: The Animated Series, and Lilo & Stitch.

Go Comedy! Improv Theater is located at 261 East Nine Mile Road in Ferndale, MI 48220. Go Comedy! offers the finest in improv and sketch comedy, Go U! The Improv Academy training center, road shows, classes and workshops for private parties, corporations and schools. For more information, call (248) 327-0575; visit our website at www.gocomedy.net or e-mail Pj Jacokes at pj@gocomedy.net.

Here’s a compilation clip of Kevin McDonald’s work on Kids in the Hall:

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