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(l to r) Karen Lange, Jordan Hirsch,Travis Ploeger, Jason Saenz, and Liz Demery
Director/pianist Travis Ploeger invited Joel Markowitz and Lorraine Treanor to stop by a warmup session for Washington Improv Theatre’s cast of iMusical! where the troupe improvised three songs especially for you, the DCTR listener. Following Joel’s suggestions, they created ‘A Debate between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama’ with Liz Demery (Hillary Clinton), and Jason Saenz (Barack Obama),and ‘Iron Chef competition with Food Network Stars and one cucumber.’ with Jordan Hirsch (Chef Martin Yan) and Karen Lange (Paula Deems) plus a lovely sign-off ballad.
They”re making up a new musical every Friday night at Flashpoint (9th & G Streets, Washington, DC). Just $15. More info at iMusical!
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