The Truth In This Art - A Baltimore Podcast

In this episode of The Truth In This Art, Rob interviewed Isaiah Headen, producer and writer for the sketch comedy troupe Bad Medicine who performs and teaches at the DC Improv in Washington DC, and they discuss comedy, his writing process and much more.

Show Notes

Isaiah Headen is a producer and writer for the sketch comedy troupe Bad Medicine who performs and teaches at the DC Improv in Washington DC. Bad Medicine has performed at comedy festivals such as SF Sketchfest, NYC Sketchfest, Montreal Sketchfest, Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, SketchFest Seattle and Philly Sketchfest. After graduating from American University with a visual media degree, Isaiah pursued a career as a video editor in broadcast television. He continues to utilize his skills in filmmaking and photography to craft compelling stories across many mediums.

About Bad Medicine Comedy Troupe

Bad Medicine was conceived over a plate of tater tots in 2013 and has since flourished into an award winning sketch comedy troupe that produces sketch shows and teaches sketch comedy at the historic DC Improv Comedy Club. Outside of the District, we’ve performed at comedy festivals such as SF Sketchfest, NYC SketchfestMontreal Sketchfest, Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, SketchFest Seattle and Philly Sketchfest. We also produce Sketch Nerds a comedy podcast about the craft of sketch comedy and our award winning short films have screened at the DC Shorts Film Festival, Women in Comedy Festival, Portland Comedy Film Festival, Atlanta Comedy Film Festival and more. Bad Medicine is run by Elizabeth Kemp, Isaiah Headen, Julian Morgan, Shoa Appelman, Andy Weld and Leila Drici. Bad Medicine is simply a group of friends trying hard to forget the political town they live in.

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The Truth In This Art is an interview series featuring artists, entrepreneurs and tastemakers in & around Baltimore.

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The Truth In This Art is a podcast featuring authentic, intellectually curious conversations with contemporary artists, cultural works and small business owners — about their process, ideas that go into their work, and everything in between. The Truth In this Art is a podcast for artists, creative entrepreneurs and curious listeners. Hosted by Rob Lee.

Brief summary of episode:

Isaiah Headen is a producer and writer for the sketch comedy troupe Bad Medicine who performs and teaches at the DC Improv in Washington DC. Bad Medicine has performed at comedy festivals such as SF Sketchfest, NYC Sketchfest, Montreal Sketchfest, Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, SketchFest Seattle and Philly Sketchfest. After graduating from American University with a visual media degree, Isaiah pursued a career as a video editor in broadcast television. He continues to utilize his skills in filmmaking and photography to craft compelling stories across many mediums.

About Bad Medicine Comedy Troupe

Bad Medicine was conceived over a plate of tater tots in 2013 and has since flourished into an award winning sketch comedy troupe that produces sketch shows and teaches sketch comedy at the historic DC Improv Comedy Club. Outside of the District, we’ve performed at comedy festivals such as SF Sketchfest, NYC Sketchfest, Montreal Sketchfest, Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, SketchFest Seattle and Philly Sketchfest. We also produce Sketch Nerds a comedy podcast about the craft of sketch comedy and our award winning short films have screened at the DC Shorts Film Festival, Women in Comedy Festival, Portland Comedy Film Festival, Atlanta Comedy Film Festival and more. Bad Medicine is run by Elizabeth Kemp, Isaiah Headen, Julian Morgan, Shoa Appelman, Andy Weld and Leila Drici. Bad Medicine is simply a group of friends trying hard to forget the political town they live in.

The Truth In This Art
The Truth In This Art is a podcast interview series supporting vibrancy and development of Baltimore & beyond's arts and culture.

Mentioned in this episode:
Bad Medicine

To find more amazing stories from the artist and entrepreneurial scenes in & around Baltimore, check out my episode directory.

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