Bridge & Tunnel is a New York City-based sketch group. Performing together since 2012, Bridge & Tunnel hosts a monthly weekend show at The Peoples Improv Theater. They were official selections in the New York City Sketch Festival (2013, 2014, 2015), Boston Comedy Arts Festival (2014), and Montréal Sketchfest (2014, 2015, 2016) where, in 2014, they took home the “Best Newcomer” and “Yelp’s Audience Choice” awards. In 2016, they performed two shows at Montreal Sketchfest.
Our members include writers/contributors to Saturday Night Live, The Onion, Huffington Post, Mad Magazine, Funny Or Die, Someecards, Splitsider, The Loom, The New Yorker and The Best Show with Tom Scharpling. Performers have also appeared on Hulu’s Difficult People, Adult Swim, The Chris Gethard Show, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Triumph The Insult Comic Dog’s Election Special 2016, IFC.com, Above Average, and A Very Lady Gaga Thanksgiving.
The troupe features Kristen Bartlett, Shira Danan, Will Gallagher, Jason Gore, Danielle Grace, Eliza Kingsbury, Adam Maid, & Jesse VandenBergh.
2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 Festival Troupe
2014 Festival Winners: Best Newcomer (Bag of Beer)