Arcade Academy

Learn comedy, have some funny.


Arcade Comedy Theater offers workshops for beginner and advanced improvisers on a variety of subjects, inspiring performers to continue their education and approach the art of improv from different directions. Workshops have been taught by nationally-known improvisers and instructors, including Kevin McDonald, Laura Hall, Rick Hall, Jimmy Carrane, Paul Grondy, Maribeth Monroe, Jaime Moyer, Rob Belushi, Tim Stoltenberg, Susan Messing, Rachel Mason and more.


Workshop Schedule

  • September 28: Eddie Brill stand-up workshop
  • October 12 & 13: Kevin McDonald improv-to-sketch workshops
  • Every Third Thursday: Improv Pop-Up Night


About Eddie Brill

Eddie Brill is a well respected and very funny stand up here in the USA and abroad. For seventeen years, he worked on The Late Show with David Letterman. He was the audience warm-up and for eleven of those years he was the Stand Up Comedy Talent Coordinator. Eddie has taped more than 100 TV shows in six different countries…including ten appearances on The Late Show…and the FX hit series, Louie. He has been seen in many films including, 30 Years To Life with Tracy Morgan. A 3-time MAC award winner for Outstanding Male Comic in NYC, Eddie created The Great American Comedy Festival which honors Johnny Carson in his hometown of Norfolk, NE…and is one of the talent coordinators of this year’s premiere Woodstock Comedy Festival as well.


About Kevin McDonald

Kevin is a founding member of the legendary sketch comedy troupe Kids in the Hall. He hosts a popular sketch comedy podcast, and travels the country teaching the “Kids in the Hall Style” of writing comedy. Kevin is also an accomplished actor (That 70’s Show) and voice actor, best known for his work in the film Lilo & Stich, and the series Invader Zim.