SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival
January 24 & 25, 2020
The SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival is two days of almost-but-not-quite non-stop improv comedy in Bethlehem, PA. Each day features a marathon-style lineup of sets by performers from around the world.
The 2020 edition of the festival will feature a headline performance from Baby Wants Candy and more! Stay tuned for more announcements later this year.
Improv Team Submissions for SSICF2020
Looking to perform at the SSICF2020? That’s great! We’re now accepting team submissions!
- Early Bird Submission ($20) Deadline: Friday, October 11th, 11:59pm, EST
- Regular Submission ($25) Deadline: Friday, November 8th, 11:59pm, EST
CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR TEAM
Baby Wants Candy! (Chicago, NY, LA)
Baby Wants Candy is one of the most popular and critically acclaimed comedy ensembles in the world. The group has performed more than 3,000 completely improvised musicals to thousands of fans from Chicago to New York to Singapore to Scotland. Entirely based on audience suggestion and accompanied by a full band, the show is a roller-coaster ride of spontaneously choreographed dance numbers, rhyming verses and witty, jaw-dropping comedy. Each performance is the opening and closing night of that performance.
“BEST COMEDY IN CHICAGO!” – Chicago Magazine
“TRULY AMAZING! CRITICS’ PICK!” – The New York Times
“HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!” – The Onion
Baby Want Candy has helped launch the careers of some of the top comedic talent in the US. BWC cast & alumni include Aidy Bryant (Saturday Night Live), Jack McBrayer (30 Rock), Peter Gwinn (Colbert Report), Thomas Middleditch (HBO’s Silicon Valley), Lauren Conlan Adams (The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt), Jessica McKenna (Off Book!), Nicole Parker (Elephaba in Wicked on Broadway) and many more. Band members/alumni include Garry W. Tallent of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band; Mark Pender of Conan’s Max Weinberg 7 and Bruce Springsteen and the Seeger Sessions Band; and Johnny Pisano of the Jesse Malin Band and The Marky Ramone Band.