FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 20, 1998
| MEDIA CONTACT: Sue Chopin
|EVENT:||"SLATE: THE WORLD COLLEGE COMEDY FESTIVAL," two days of sketch
and improvisational comedy featuring the finest college comedy groups from
across the nation. SLATE will include nightly performances, sketch and
improvisation workshops led by Comedy Central's Upright Citizens
Brigade and film shorts from "South Park," Upright Citizens Brigade, and the New
York Comedy Film Festival.
|WHEN:||April 3 & 4, 1998|
8:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
|WHERE:|| The George Washington University|
Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre
800 21st Street, NW
(Foggy Bottom Metro)
Located four blocks from the White House, The George Washington University was created by an Act of Congress in 1821. Today, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the nation's capital. The University offers comprehensive programs of undergraduate and graduate liberal arts study as well as degree programs in medicine, law, engineering, education, business/public management and international affairs. Each year GW enrolls a diverse population of 19,000 undergraduate, graduate and profe ssional students from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and some 100 countries.