Gina Ippolito

Writer, Performer at The UCB Theater

Gina Ippolito is an improv performer currently directing shows at The UCB Theater and The iO West Theater.

Gina Ippolito on KCRW

Some female comedians say they have been exploited by a longstanding improv concept called “Yes, And.”

Yes, Stop, L.A. Comedy

Some female comedians say they have been exploited by a longstanding improv concept called “Yes, And.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Activists are calling for systematic changes in policing, as protests continue nationwide over the police killing of George Floyd.

from Greater LA

Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles due to continuing public unrest sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.

from News Stories

Tech titans like Apple, Google and Facebook are about to get low-tech competition to help detect the novel coronavirus.

from To the Point

LAPD Chief Michel Moore apologized for saying the death of George Floyd is on the hands of looters “as much as it is those officers.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This special edition of Weekend All Things Considered includes NPR's Michel Martin's interviews with NAACP's Cornell Brooks, Baltimore state attorney Marilyn Mosby, Rev.

from All Things Considered

Hair salons have reopened in LA County, but when the COVID-19 pandemic kept them closed for more than two months, Angel Picazo was cutting hair illicitly out of his garage near…

from Greater LA

LA Mayor Eric Garcetti announced major cuts to police funding.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

As cities nationwide smoulder with rage after a weekend of protests sparked by the death of George Floyd, Floyd’s brother appeals for calm.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand