May 11, 2018

about

Zach Mason is a Washington, DC comedy writer and performer who has studied improv and sketch under Annie Barry, JC Calcerano, Ali Farahnakian, Kevin Mullaney, and many more. He was on the Washington Improv Theater (WIT) Harold team Diviglio. He is also a founding member of the indie troupes BOOKS, CoCo, and Helper Pony. Zach has performed in New York as part of the Del Close Marathon and at the Kennedy Center as part of WIT’s Unpaged to Stage show.  He currently hosts the podcast Like Yes and is the co-director―with Lura Barber―of the WIT special project show In Lieu of Flowers.

Kristin O’Brien is a Washington, DC comedy writer and performer who studied improv under Kate Symes, Caroline Pettit, Jaci Pulice, Patrick Noth, Amy Moyer, and many more. She was on the Washington Improv Theater (WIT) Harold team Diviglio. She is currently performing with, and a founding member of, the indie improv team The Quitters. The Quitters have played Charm City Comedy Festival (Baltimore), Baltimore Improv Festival, Del Close Marathon (NYC), and SteelStacks (PA) for the last three years. The Quitters perform regularly in DC at The Unified Scene Theater, Source, and Highwood Theater. She is also a founding member of indie troupes BOOKS, CoCo, and Workout. She is currently stage manager for the Washington Improv Theater (WIT) special project show In Lieu of Flowers.