The Intecollectuals / Onassis
The Intecollectuals An original sketch comedy group sprouting out of the cracks of the infamous Los Angeles surf ghetto known as Venice Beach. Created and directed by LA sketch veteran Jeff Leaf, this collision of wit and edge infused with 80's music has become a monthly favorite in LA. Performing to sold out crowds, The Intecollectuals create a fast paced flipbook of comedic genius inspired by their community, culture, and personal baggage. The iNT have won the 2011 Los Angeles Sketch Festival "Best of the Fest" and 2012 Los Angeles Sketch Festival "Best Sketch Group"
The Intecollectuals are founding members: Jeff Leaf, Betsy Currie, Stephanie Hodgdon, Elliott Peele, and Michael Geary.
Originating as a house sketch team at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Onassis has gone on to win acclaim as one of the best comedy groups in New York City. They've also received national attention as winners of the Friars Club Best Sketch Team and as finalists in the NYTVF Comedy Central Short Pilot Competition. In addition to three year run at The Upright Citizens Brigade, Onassis has performed all over the country including San Francisco Sketch Fest, Los Angeles' Comedy Central Stages and the Out of Bounds Festival in Austin, TX.
Onassis is: Lauren Adams, Emily Altman, Paul Briganti, Jocelyn DeBoer, Frank Hejl, Rob Michael Hugel, Dawn Luebbe, Kassia Miller, Josh Ruben, Jason Saenz and Mike Scollins.
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