USC Comedy Festival, Vol. 4

Sunday, November 4, 2018

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Ray Stark Family Theatre (SCA)
900 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089

USC Comedy Festival, Vol. 4
Friday, November 2 through Sunday, November 4, 2018
The Frank Sinatra Hall at the Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre Complex
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108

ADMISSION:
Admission is free. Reservations required. For the complete schedule of events and to RSVP, visit http://cinema.usc.edu/ComedyFestival

DESCRIPTION:
The 4th edition of the USC Comedy Festival comes at a time when comedy has emerged as a leader in discourses and causes for social justice and human rights, playing a galvanizing role for change in our fractured and polarized society. Affiliated with theUSC Comedy track at the School of Cinematic Arts and the Jack Oakie and Victoria Horne Oakie Foundation, the festival will honor comedy legends, introduce notable emerging artists, address important issues and new developments in comedy form and content, and celebrate the work of our newest generation of USC Comedy students.

The USC Comedy Festival, Vol. 4 is dedicated to the memory of Paul Junger Witt, visionary film and television producer, and guiding force behind USC Comedy.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Friday, November 2

4 p.m.: Jack Oakie Comedy Student Short Film Festival; The Ray Stark Family Theatre, School of Cinematic Arts 108
7 p.m.: Spotlight on CBS All Access' No Activity; The Ray Stark Family Theatre, School of Cinematic Arts 108

Saturday, November 3
11 a.m.: Women Running the Show; The Ray Stark Family Theatre, School of Cinematic Arts 108
1:30 p.m.: The Standup Special: New Directions; The Ray Stark Family Theatre, School of Cinematic Arts 108
4 p.m.: Frasier: 25th Anniversary Celebration; The Frank Sinatra Hall at the Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre Complex
7 p.m.: The Jack Oakie and Victoria Horne Oakie Masters of Comedy Lecture Series: Kenya Barris in Conversation with Tim Story; The Frank Sinatra Hall at the Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre Complex

Sunday, November 4
1 p.m.: Laughing with Versus Laughing at: Otherness and Comedy; The Ray Stark Family Theatre, School of Cinematic Arts 108
4 p.m.: Dead Pilots Society: Live Celebrity Reading of a Never-Filmed Network Comedy Pilot; The Ray Stark Family Theatre, School of Cinematic Arts 108

Additional Links:
USC Comedy at the School of Cinematic Arts | Facebook, Twitter

Presented by USC Visions and Voices: The Arts and Humanities Initiative. Organized by the USC School of Cinematic Arts.

Event Type

Arts, Student Life

Audience

Students, Alumni, Faculty/Staff

Campus

University Park Campus

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Website

http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/event...

Cost

Admission is free. Reservations required.

Department
Visions and Voices: The Arts and Humanities Initiative
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#visionsandvoices

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