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The Playground Theater

Chicago, IL


The Playground Theater is the nation's only not-for-profit co-op theater dedicated to the performance and instruction of improvised comedy. Founded in 1997, the theater is home to 12 member improv ensembles and welcomes guest ensembles from across Chicago and around the world. The Playground's 180 affiliated actors work on a 100% volunteer basis to perform and operate the theater which also offers fundraising benefit shows, improv masters classes, and customized comedy shows for corporations and other groups.




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Division Street: A Sketch Revue

December 18, 2014 8:00 PM - December 19, 2014 8:00 PM

Presented by Dominizuelan
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SOLO SKETCH COMEDY CLASS - Instructor Matt Barbera FEBRUARY

February 01, 2015 12:00 PM

The Playground Theater and Matt Barbera are offering a class in solo sketch comedy. Solo Sketch Comedy is blowing up in Chicago and rightfully so. The skills you will learn in this class will help you in auditions, prepare you for showcases, teach you the fundamentals of an SNL audition, give you a strong starting point to create a one person show, and generally help you create and perform well rounded characters that will help you in all areas of your performance (Improv, sketch ,writing, and directing). Two 6 week classes held Sundays 12-3 or Tuesday 2-5pm starting the first week of September. The class is $225
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The Playground Theater
Matthew Barbera

Address
3209 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657

Phone
(773) 871-3793

Email
mattatthepg@gmail.com

Website
http://www.the-playground.com

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History

Division Street: A Sketch Revue

December 11, 2014 8:00 PM - December 12, 2014 8:00 PM
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CHARACTER WORKSHOP w/ KEVIN READER

December 06, 2014 4:00 PM
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SOLO SKETCH COMEDY CLASS - Instru...

November 03, 2014 12:00 PM
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Out of Character

October 10, 2014 8:00 PM
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Bien Funny!

October 02, 2014 7:30 PM - October 05, 2014 7:30 PM
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Out of Character

September 19, 2014 8:00 PM - September 26, 2014 8:00 PM
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SOLO SKETCH COMEDY CLASS - Instru...

September 02, 2014 2:00 PM - September 07, 2014 12:00 PM
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QUIVER

August 16, 2014 10:00 PM - August 30, 2014 10:00 PM
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Do You Want a Sandwich: The Roman...

August 14, 2014 8:00 PM - September 04, 2014 8:00 PM
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GIVE ME 500

August 01, 2014 7:00 PM - August 02, 2014 10:00 PM
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GIVE ME 500 Performers Submission

July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
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ALT FUNDRAISING COMEDY SHOW AT TH...

May 31, 2014 8:00 PM
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Group Therapy

May 22, 2014 8:00 PM - May 29, 2014 8:00 PM
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Out of Character

April 11, 2014 8:00 PM - June 27, 2014 8:00 PM
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CIF PRESENTS Apprentice Shows

April 06, 2014 1:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival Presents...

April 05, 2014 11:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival Presents...

April 05, 2014 9:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival Presents...

April 05, 2014 7:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival Presents...

April 04, 2014 11:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival PResents...

April 04, 2014 9:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival Presents...

April 04, 2014 7:00 PM
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CHICAGO IMPROV FESTIVAL PRESENTS...

April 03, 2014 10:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival Presents...

April 03, 2014 8:00 PM
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CHICAGO IMPROV FESTIVAL PRESENTS...

April 01, 2014 8:00 PM
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Improvised X-FILES

March 21, 2014 10:00 PM - May 02, 2014 10:00 PM
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The Big Yellow Bus

March 20, 2014 8:00 PM - May 15, 2014 8:00 PM
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COMEDY Q

January 04, 2014 10:00 PM - February 22, 2014 10:00 PM
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Play Ground

October 23, 2013 8:00 PM - November 20, 2013 8:00 PM
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Improvised Friday Night Lights

October 18, 2013 10:00 PM - November 15, 2013 10:00 PM
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The Update Report

September 17, 2013 8:00 PM - October 22, 2013 8:00 PM
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BRASS CHUCKLES COMEDY

September 14, 2013 10:00 PM - March 08, 2014 10:00 PM
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The Loop: An Electronic Improvise...

September 07, 2013 8:00 PM - September 28, 2013 8:00 PM
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KWEENS OF COMEDY

September 06, 2013 10:00 PM - September 27, 2013 10:00 PM
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BIG YELLOW BUS

September 05, 2013 8:00 PM - October 10, 2013 8:00 PM
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2 B's from Arkansas

September 04, 2013 10:00 PM - October 09, 2013 10:00 PM
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Out of Character

August 30, 2013 8:00 PM - November 01, 2013 8:00 PM
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The Tomkat Project

August 04, 2013 8:30 PM - October 02, 2013 7:30 PM
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THE SOB SHOW

June 14, 2013 10:00 PM
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BARACK ALL NIGHT AND PHAT BEETHOVEN

June 13, 2013 8:00 PM
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RABBIT RABBIT and THE DIRTY SHAME

June 12, 2013 8:00 PM
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FIGMENT Fundraiser at The Pl;aygr...

June 01, 2013 8:00 PM
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The Tomkat Project

April 10, 2013 8:00 PM - June 05, 2013 8:00 PM
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CIF Presents Kyle & Drew, Hugs &...

April 06, 2013 7:00 PM
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Geeking Out with Scott Adsit an...

April 06, 2013 5:30 PM
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CIF Presents Machine A, Crab Hand...

April 05, 2013 11:59 PM - April 06, 2013 11:59 PM
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CIF Presents Mendoza & Horses

April 05, 2013 10:30 PM - April 06, 2013 10:30 PM
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CIF Presents NICE ASTRONAUT & UML...

April 05, 2013 9:00 PM - April 06, 2013 9:00 PM
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CIF Presents Kyle & Drew, Scores...

April 05, 2013 7:00 PM
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CIF Presents Ferret, Taco Tuesday...

April 04, 2013 10:00 PM
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CIF Presents Portion Control, The...

April 04, 2013 8:00 PM
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CIF Presents The Boys, 3 Peat and...

April 03, 2013 10:00 PM
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CIF- ONE WORLD ONE STAGE

April 03, 2013 7:00 PM
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CIF LGBT SHOWCASE

April 02, 2013 8:00 PM
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The Tomkat Project

March 06, 2013 8:00 PM - March 27, 2013 8:00 PM
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BRASS CHUCKLES COMEDY

March 02, 2013 10:00 PM - April 12, 2013 8:00 PM
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THE TELETHON

February 03, 2013 12:00 AM - March 10, 2013 12:00 AM
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BRASS CHUCKLES COMEDY

February 02, 2013 10:00 PM
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BRASS CHUCKLES COMEDY

January 04, 2013 10:00 PM
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POE: Improvised Tales of the Maca...

October 06, 2012 10:00 PM - November 10, 2012 10:00 PM
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BRASS CHUCKLES COMEDY

October 05, 2012 10:00 PM - December 07, 2012 10:00 PM
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BRASS CHUCKLES

August 31, 2012 10:00 PM
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The Comedy Mashup Showcase

August 17, 2012 10:00 PM
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The Nerdologues

July 06, 2012 10:00 PM - July 27, 2012 10:00 PM
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Sean Flannery in Never Been To Pa...

June 15, 2012 10:00 PM - June 16, 2012 10:00 PM
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ALONE, Chicago's Best in Solo Ske...

June 15, 2012 8:00 PM - June 16, 2012 8:00 PM
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SEEDER & LEE at THE TBS JUST FOR...

June 14, 2012 10:30 PM
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BRIAN BABYLON AT THE TBS JUST FOR...

June 14, 2012 9:30 PM
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MATT & MEGAN HOVDE- THE HOVDEES a...

June 14, 2012 8:30 PM
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NICE at The TBS JUST FOR LAUGHS i...

June 14, 2012 7:30 PM
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THURSDAY ALL NIGHT PASSTBS JUST F...

June 14, 2012 7:30 PM
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MY MANN'S in THE PET PROJECT SERI...

June 13, 2012 10:30 PM
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CHRIS CONDREN in THE PET PROJECT...

June 13, 2012 9:30 PM
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THE OTHER OTHER GUYS PET PROJECT...

June 13, 2012 8:30 PM
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TBS Just for Laughs Chicago Pet P...

June 13, 2012 7:30 PM
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WISE SNATCH in THE PET PROJECT SE...

June 13, 2012 7:30 PM
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The Comedy Mash-Up Showcase

June 01, 2012 10:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 28, 2012 10:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 28, 2012 8:30 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 28, 2012 7:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 27, 2012 10:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 27, 2012 8:30 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 27, 2012 7:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 26, 2012 9:00 PM
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Chicago Improv Festival presents...

April 26, 2012 7:00 PM
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International Stinger presents Th...

February 25, 2012 8:00 PM - March 10, 2012 8:00 PM
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Twittamentary: Beta Screening

February 18, 2012 5:30 PM
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Mercy for Animals Benefit

February 10, 2012 8:00 PM
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Mustang Repair presents The #Twee...

February 04, 2012 8:00 PM - February 18, 2012 8:00 PM
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Masquerade

January 27, 2012 10:00 PM - March 16, 2012 10:00 PM
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Homey Loves Reality TV

January 14, 2012 8:00 PM - January 28, 2012 8:00 PM
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CAPICU y otros cuentos de mi Abue...

November 27, 2011 1:00 PM - November 27, 2011 7:00 PM
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The Night Shift presents FEAR

October 15, 2011 10:00 PM - October 29, 2011 10:00 PM
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Takin' It to the Beats!

October 12, 2011 8:00 PM - June 30, 2012 10:00 PM
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K.C. Redheart presents the Playgr...

August 26, 2011 5:00 PM - August 27, 2011 10:00 PM
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SCREWED: An Improvised Porn Movie

August 06, 2011 10:00 PM - October 08, 2011 10:00 PM
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Cameron Esposito's Side Mullet Na...

August 05, 2011 10:00 PM - August 19, 2011 10:00 PM
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Out of Character

July 15, 2011 8:00 PM - May 25, 2012 8:00 PM
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Y Don't U Like Me?

July 08, 2011 10:00 PM - July 29, 2011 10:00 PM
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I Am the Horizon

June 24, 2011 8:00 PM - July 08, 2011 8:00 PM
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TBS JUST FOR LAUGHS PRESENTS ALON...

June 17, 2011 10:00 PM - June 18, 2011 10:00 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Chicago prese...

June 17, 2011 8:00 PM - June 18, 2011 8:00 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 16, 2011 9:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 16, 2011 8:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Festival Pres...

June 16, 2011 7:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 16, 2011 7:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 15, 2011 10:30 PM - June 16, 2011 10:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 15, 2011 9:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 15, 2011 8:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Festival Pres...

June 15, 2011 7:30 PM
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TBS Just For Laughs Pet Project S...

June 15, 2011 7:30 PM
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HEART (Humane Education Advocates...

June 10, 2011 8:00 PM
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International Stinger presents St...

June 04, 2011 8:00 PM - July 16, 2011 8:00 PM
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The #TweetLife Presents the Tweet...

June 03, 2011 8:00 PM
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The #TweetLife of @thelocaltourist

May 06, 2011 8:00 PM
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Improvised Jane Austen

April 16, 2011 8:00 PM - May 28, 2011 8:00 PM
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Stir-Friday Night! Benefit for Ja...

April 14, 2011 8:00 PM
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Mercy for Animals Fundraiser feat...

April 01, 2011 7:30 PM
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The Davenports: An Improvised Soa...

March 25, 2011 11:59 PM - December 16, 2011 11:59 PM
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The #TweetLife Presents the Tweet...

March 25, 2011 8:00 PM
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Celebrating C2E2 w/ The Fling, In...

March 18, 2011 8:00 PM
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K.C. Redheart presents PROCESS.

March 12, 2011 8:00 PM - August 20, 2011 8:00 PM
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Comedy Queue

November 20, 2010 10:00 PM - June 25, 2011 10:00 PM
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Teenager of The Year and Space Mu...

November 19, 2010 10:00 PM - December 17, 2010 10:00 PM
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Prescott Tolk Hosts Grafitti

October 22, 2010 10:00 PM - November 05, 2010 10:00 PM
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Teenager of The Year Hosts The Sm...

October 16, 2010 10:00 PM
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Teenager of The Year Hosts Grafit...

August 06, 2010 10:00 PM - August 27, 2010 10:00 PM
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TBS JUST FOR LAUGHS PRESENTS ALON...

June 18, 2010 10:00 PM - June 19, 2010 10:00 PM
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TBS JUST FOR LAUGHS PRESENTS THE...

June 18, 2010 8:00 PM - June 19, 2010 8:00 PM
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TBS JUST FOR LAUGHS- TWEETLIFE &...

June 17, 2010 8:00 PM
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5 Moes Named Guy

October 10, 2009 10:00 PM - November 21, 2009 10:00 PM
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