The four-day weekend celebrates its 25th anniversary
FOUR-DAY WEEKEND IMPROV TROUPE CELEBRATES 25 YEARS WITH RETROSPECTIVE SHOW AND AFTER-PARTIES WITH LEGACY AND NEW ACTORS IN FORT WORTH AND DALLAS
Four Day Weekend, the critically acclaimed improv comedy troupe in Fort Worth and Dallas, commemorates its 25th anniversary the weekend of May 20-21 with one-night-only retrospective shows, champagne toasts and after-parties in every city with co-founder four cast members David Ahearn, Frank Ford, Troy Grant and David Wilk. These retrospective shows will feature legacy cast members sharing favorite stories, videos, timelines and show elements.
Alternating nights of celebration weekend, new cast shows and after-parties in each city will spotlight the next generation of Four Day actors and sketches. The two-day, two-city commemoration is designed to introduce Dallas to the history of the four-day show that began in 1997 at Sundance Square and introduce Fort Worth to the future of the show marked by additional cast and expansion to Lower Greenville Avenue in Dallas.
What: The four-day weekend celebrates its 25th anniversary
When: Fort Worth:
Retrospective show – Friday, May 20, 8:00 p.m.
New Cast Shows – Saturday, May 21, 7:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
New Cast Show – Friday, May 20, 8:00 p.m.
Retrospective show – Saturday May 21, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Four-Day Weekend Theatres:
5601 Sears Street, Dallas, TX 75206
312 Houston St. #7404, Fort Worth, TX 76102
How/Price: Tickets are $25 plus service charge and tax. Tickets can be purchased on the Four Day Weekend website.
Who: Open to anyone 18 years and older
Why: To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Four Day Weekend and celebrate the future of the show.
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About the four-day weekend:
Founded in Sundance Square in Fort Worth in 1997 and expanded to Lowest Greenville in Dallas in 2019, improv comedy troupe Four Day Weekend has been critically acclaimed and internationally recognized. It is the longest running comedy show in the South West region, with over 7,000 shows performed. The Four Day Weekend cast members, who are alumni of Second City Conservatory, The Onion, Upright Citizens Brigade, Hollywood and others, have performed for Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, the United States Armed Forces, Fortune 500 companies globally and hyperlocal. associations and schools. They have been honored as “Best Entertainment Experience in Texas” by the International Live Events Association, “#1 Thing To Do in 2022” by D Magazine, “Best Comedy Club in Dallas” by The Dallas Morning News, and featured with key to the city by Mayor Moncrief to be Fort Worth’s greatest ambassadors. In addition to their award-winning improv shows, the troupe also offers corporate event services, including hosting, keynote speaking, hosting awards banquets, hosting live meetings, person and virtual, creative production, and professional development and team-building workshops based on the founders’ national bestseller “Happy Accidents: The Transformative Power of ‘Yes, and’ at Work and in Life.” More information about Four Day Weekend can be found online at www.fourdayweekend.com or on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or TikTok.