Writer, Performer at The UCB Theater
Gina Ippolito is an improv performer currently directing shows at The UCB Theater and The iO West Theater.
Some female comedians say they have been exploited by a longstanding improv concept called “Yes, And.”
Feb. 2, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“Midnight Traveler” tells the harrowing story of Afghani director Hassan Fazili and his family’s displacement as filmed on their cell phones.
Oct. 4from Scheer Intelligence
Ronan Farrow's book "Catch and Kill" is coming out soon, and already causing drama.
Oct. 11from Hollywood Breakdown
How the impeachment fight between the Trump administration and Democrats illustrates Trump’s expansive view of presidential powers.
Oct. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The beloved TV show “The Addams Family” is hitting the big screen. It follows the macabre family as they move to New Jersey and start a suburban life.
Oct. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Think about "Parasite" as a home-invasion story unlike any other.
Oct. 11from Film Reviews
U.S. Senator Cory Booker says there’s nothing untoward on the side of Joe Biden and his son Hunter -- when it comes to the story of Trump asking Ukraine to investigate Biden.
Oct. 4from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Why can a society that is clever enough to create a drug to prevent the spread of HIV not find a why to make it affordable?
Oct. 6from Second Opinion
Curtis Stone goes abroad for some R&D in his new PBS show. Not to be outdone, Besha Rodell visited six continents in search of the world’s best restaurants.
Oct. 4from Good Food
Lots of news this week.
Oct. 11from Left, Right & Center