Looking for raucous entertainment? Check this out! Composed of actor-comedians Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz, Middleditch and Schwartz is a two-person improvised show. From an audience suggestion, the two create characters, scenes, and storylines off the cuff, not knowing where they'll end up. No hooks, no gimmicks, just two weirdos making everything up in front of your eyes. Every show is totally different, so like Pokemon, you gotta watch 'em all. Check it out when the duo performs live at Tabernacle on Saturday night.
The average American television viewer probably knows Ben Schwartz for his portrayal of Parks and Recreation’s debilitatingly douchey self-described “baller” Jean-Ralphio Saperstein. That same average American television viewer might know Thomas Middleditch as debilitatingly nebbish and brilliant programmer Richard Hendricks on HBO’s Silicon Valley (but he or she almost certainly knows him as the pitchman in recent Verizon commercials). They have myriad other projects, of course — Middleditch pops up often in rock-solid mumblecore flicks like Joshy, and Schwartz is brilliant in the web series The Earliest Show.
Middleditch, on the other hand, is known for crafting an array of characters with peculiar accents and maladies — like, for instance, jelly salesman Alan Buchanan. What most folks don’t know is that both actors are extraordinarily talented long-form improvisors who make frequent appearances on cult-hit podcast Comedy Bang! Bang!, where Schwartz (also known to Bang! Bang! fans as Benny Schwa and The Elegant Mr. S.) is known for riffing at great length on juvenile topics and for making up meandering but nevertheless catchy nonsense songs.
Get your tickets now for what promises to be a nonstop rollercoaster of comedic relief! Tickets range from 30 to 40 dollars and may be purchased online via Live Nation.
At Magnolia Vinings Apartments in Atlanta, Georgia, we believe it’s important to integrate yourself into the community, which is why we suggest attending this event. Meeting new people, having unfamiliar experiences, and joining neighborhood activities is the key to an exceptional lifestyle.
Saturday, January 12, 2019—8:00 PM
Event Venue Location:
152 Luckie Street Northwest
Atlanta, Georgia 30303