Comedy

Middleditch and Schwartz

Thursday, June 13 at 8:00 pm

State Theatre

Grainy photo of Middleditch and Schwartz sitting with hands on each other's knees

Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) and Ben Schwartz (Parks and Recreation, House of Lies) perform two-person, long-form improv. No hooks, no gimmicks, just two weirdos making everything up in front of your eyes. Every show is totally different.

Read The Meteoric Rise of Middleditch and Schwartz by Forbes.

Thomas Middleditch can currently be seen starring as the lead character in Mike Judge’s critically acclaimed HBO series Silicon Va­­lley. Mr. Middleditch’s performance as the shy, entrepreneur Richard Hendricks garnered him a 2016 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series along with three Critics’ Choice nominations for Best Actor in a Comedy Series. On the big screen, he will next be seen in Godzilla: King of the Monsters opposite Sally Hawkins and Kyle Chandler, and in Replicas opposite Keanu Reeves.

Ben Schwartz is an Emmy Award-winning writer, actor and comedian. He’s starred in the television shows House of Lies and Parks and Recreation. He is currently producing and starring in the Showtime pilot The Wrong Mans alongside executive producers JJ Abrams and James Corden. He has appeared in the films Night School, This is Where I Leave You, Happy Anniversary and will voice the role of Sonic in Paramount’s upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie out this November.

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