Mama’s Boy With Scott Adsit | Stage 773 | Improv/Sketch | Chicago Reader

Mama’s Boy With Scott Adsit Agenda Recommended The Short List (Theater)

When: Fri., March 31 2017

Before getting a gig as a cast member on Mr. Show With Bob and David or becoming Pete Hornberger, Liz Lemon's right-hand man on 30 Rock, Scott Adsit studied improv at Columbia College Chicago and Second City. In the early 90s he spent his days wandering around Roscoe Village with comedy writer Dino Stamatopoulos (Late Night With Conan O'Brien, Moral Orel, Community) and a guitar in tow. The pair would find al fresco restaurants and pretend they worked there, then offer to play original tunes to diners until management eventually kicked them out. They'd then return to Stamatopoulos's apartment—which Adsit remembers only containing a mattress, Simpsons toys from Burger King, and a bag of potatoes in the fridge—and write. The duo stuck together and moved to LA, where they turned their love for bits into fruitful careers. Continue reading >>

Price: $20


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