Brad McMurran is the founder of The Pushers Sketch and Improvisation Comedy Troupe. He is the co-head writer, performer, and artistic director of the Push Comedy Theater. Brad studied acting in college, trained in improvisation at Upright Citizen's Brigades, and is the co-writer of Cuff Me; The 50 Shades of Grey Musical Parody (which played off-broadway in New York for the past year). Brad has been writing sketch comedy for ten years and is pleased as a pickle to be opening up this theater in Hampton Roads. McMurran is a graduate of Old Dominion and enjoys pizza.

Meet Our Team

Ed Carden Instructor

Ed Carden has been acting and performing comedy for more than a decade, and has appeared in nearly 30 local theatrical productions, as well as a handful of commercials and short films.

Sean Devereux Instructor

Sean Devereux is an original member of The Pushers, and has been performing and writing comedy for nearly ten years.

Brad McMurran Instructor

Brad McMurran is the founder of The Pushers Sketch and Improvisation Comedy Troupe.

Alba Woolard Instructor

Alba Woolard has been a performer and writer for the sketch and improv comedy group The Pushers since the summer of 2009.