The Push Comedy Theater is a 90 seat venue in the heart of Norfolk's brand new Arts District. Founded by local comedy group The Pushers, the Push Comedy Theater is dedicated to bringing you live comedy from the best local and national acts. The Push Comedy Theater will host live sketch, improv and stand-up comedy on Friday and Saturday nights. During the week classes will be offered in stand-up, sketch and improv comedy as well as acting and film production. Whether your a die-hard comedy lover or a casual fan... a seasoned performer or someone who's never stepped foot on stage... the Push Comedy Theater has something for you.

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.