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Einstein Simplified 25th Anniversary

32 Market Square
Knoxville, TN 37902
32 Market Square
Knoxville, TN 37902

(865) 898-6448

  • Date(s): August 24, 2019 to August 24, 2019
  • Event Time(s): 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
  • Price: $5.00
  • Location: Scruffy City Hall

Comedy improv troupe Einstein Simplified will celebrate its 25th anniversary with two special shows at Scruffy City Hall on Saturday, August 24. Showtimes are 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. The cover charge is $5.00 per person. The 7:00 p.m. show will feature guest appearances by former troupe members.

City, county, state and federal officials have indicated that they will commemorate Einstein Simplified’s 25th anniversary with proclamations to be presented on-stage at the start of the special shows.

Einstein Simplified was founded in August, 1994 after several funny people took an improv class from David Alley, artist-in-residence and faculty member at the University of Tennessee. One of the original members, Paul Simmons, is still a member of the troupe and has been designated as its chairperson.

In addition to Paul Simmons, the current Einstein Simplified line-up includes Frank Murphy (joined in 2002), Dave Fennell (joined in 2005), Greg Huff (joined in 2005), Aaron Littleton (joined in 2010), and Jessica Brackeen (joined in 2019).


Einstein Simplified 25th Anniversary