The Improv Shop Presents: The Magic Negro And Other Blackness

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Mark first got into comedy while studying film at Northwestern University. He had a chance to work at Comedy Central through the Chris Rock Summer School Program for up and coming comedy writers of color. During his time at Comedy Central, he got to pitch jokes to the writing staffs of "The Daily Show" and "The Colbert Report." Mark performs comedy in Atlanta at Dad's Garage Theatre Company and Highwire Comedy. He also teaches improv and sketch writing. He is currently touring with his one man show "The Magic Negro and Other Blackness" a sketch show that examines the depiction of black men in the media. For his work with the show, he was recently awarded "Best Professional Funny Man" by Creative Loafing Atlanta.

$5 to guarantee a seat. IS students and performers are free only if it doesn't sell out.

THE MAGIC NEGRO AND OTHER BLACKNESS explores the representation of black men in the media.

PRESS:
http://wabe.org/post/dad-s-garage-regular-taking-his-one-man-show-road

http://clatl.com/atlanta/mark-kendall-channels-morgan-freeman/Content?oid=12763326

http://clatl.com/atlanta/best-professional-funnyman/BestOf?oid=15354202
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