SeattleGayScene.com is thrilled to announce RISK! Live Show on February 1, 2014 at The Highline Bar at 210 Broadway Ave E, in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. The show will be hosted by Kevin Allison of the legendary TV sketch comedy troupe The State, and feature local Seattle performers sharing their stories, all under the header subject of “Shocking”. This is the first time that RISK! will be presented in Seattle. Tickets available from Brown Paper Tickets here: http://www.brownpapertickets.
RISK! is a live show and podcast, created by Kevin Allison, “where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public”. The award-winning live show happens monthly in New York and Los Angeles and travels throughout the country bringing RISK! to theaters, clubs and college campuses near and far.
The audio podcast of RISK! – also hosted by Kevin Allison – premiered online in October of 2009. The podcast includes not just the best stories from the live shows but also “radio-style” stories and interstitial music and comedy from artists all over the world. Most episodes of the show are free and easy to download from iTunes and other sources. With new episodes released each Thursday, the RISK! podcast is the winner of the 2010 ECNY Award for Best Podcast, and has seen over 10 million downloads to date. Slate.com called it “jaw-dropping, hysterically funny, and just plain touching.”
Co-producing RISK!’s Seattle premiere is SeattleGayScene – a Seattle based arts and entertainment consortium, that hosts a popular website (http://www.SeattleGayScene.
Tickets to RISK! available at: http://www.brownpapertickets.