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Four Day Weekend Celebrates 25 Years


Four Day Weekend, the critically acclaimed improvisational comedy troupe in Fort Worth and Dallas, is commemorating its 25th anniversary the weekend of May 20-21 with one-night-only retrospective shows, champagne toasts, and after-parties in each city with the co-founding four cast members David Ahearn, Frank Ford, Troy Grant, and David Wilk. These retrospective shows will feature legacy cast sharing stories, videos, timelines, and favorite show elements.

On alternating nights of the celebration weekend, new-cast “Futures” shows and after-parties in each city will spotlight the next generation of Four Day cast and skits. The dual-day, dual-city commemoration is designed to introduce Dallas to the history of the Four Day show that began in 1997 in Sundance Square and introduce Fort Worth to the future of the show marked by additional cast and an expansion to Lowest Greenville Avenue in Dallas.

What: Four Day Weekend Celebrates 25 Years
When: Fort Worth:
Retrospective Show - Friday, May 20, 8:00 PM
New Cast Shows - Saturday, May 21, 7:00 PM and 9:30 PM
New Cast Show - Friday, May 20, 8:00 PM
Retrospective Show - Saturday, May 21, 8:00 PM
Where: Four Day Weekend theaters:
5601 Sears St., Dallas, TX 75206
312 Houston St. #7404, Fort Worth, TX 76102
How/Price: Tickets are $25, plus service fees and tax. Tickets can be purchased on Four Day Weekend’s website.
Who: Open to anyone 18 years of age and up.
Why: To celebrate Four Day Weekend’s 25-year history as well as its future.

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High-res press photos (file names include captions and photog credits): https://www.dropbox.com/sh/qqu7v2bzc13tey3/AADk28GgcR4HpIWjNmlZDtjUa?dl=0
About Four Day Weekend:
Founded in Fort Worth’s Sundance Square in 1997 with expansion to Dallas’ Lowest Greenville in 2019, Four Day Weekend improvisational comedy troupe has reached critical acclaim and international renown. It is the longest running comedy show in the Southwest Region, with more than 7,000 shows performed. Four Day Weekend cast members, who are alums of Second City Conservatory, The Onion, Upright Citizens Brigade, Hollywood, and others, have performed for presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, the U.S. Armed Forces, Fortune 500 companies globally, and hyperlocal nonprofits and high schools. They have been regaled as “Best Entertainment Experience in Texas” by International Live Events Association, “#1 Thing To Do in 2022” by D Magazine, “Best Comedy Club in Dallas” by The Dallas Morning News, and presented with the key to the city by Mayor Moncrief for being Fort Worth’s Greatest Ambassadors. In addition to their award-winning improv shows, the troupe also offers corporate event services, including emceeing, keynote speaking, awards banquet hosting, in-person and virtual meeting entertainment, creative production, and professional development and team-building workshops based on the founders’ national best-selling book “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.