Don't be a Dupa! See Babushka! Back by popular demand, this two-man improvised comedy show explores a single suggestion provided by YOU! Starring Todd Benzin and Don Gervasi from Buffalo's own Eclectic Improv Company!


TODD BENZIN has been an actor and improviser in Buffalo for more than 17 years. As an actor, he has appeared on stage at Irish Classical Theatre, Musicalfare Theatre, Kavinoky Theatre, Ujima Theatre, New Phoenix Theatre, Shakespeare in Delaware Park, Alleyway Theatre, Theatre of Youth and in several independent productions throughout the area. Todd is a graduate from both the Improvisation and Conservatory Programs at The Second City in Toronto. Hes also is a founding member of Buffalos own Eclectic Improv Company, a member of the performance art group Buffalo Soundpainting Ensemble and you may have seen him in several area commercials including Pano's Restaurant and the NFTA.

DON GERVASI has performed improv comedy for 20 years, is a founding member of the Eclectic Improv Company, and is also a graduate of The Second City Improvisation & Conservatory Programs in Toronto. He has performed for many of Buffalos theatres including Kavinoky Theatre, MusicalFare Theatre, Jewish Repertory Theatre and BUA. You may even recognize him from recent AAA commercials. He is a proud member of Actors Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States