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Harbison Theatre Welcomes mom-centric sketch comedy group “The BreakWomb”

Troupe’s members have appeared in television series such The Office, Arrested Development

Irmo, SC (James Bowers) - For all of the joys and heartwarming moments, there are times when motherhood can be a struggle. Comediennes Beth Crosby, Molly Erdman, and Megan Grano double as moms, and they know the good, the bad, and the ugly sides of raising children, and also just how hilarious that can be. The three veterans of stage and screen comedy decided to take these experiences and turn them into a comedy act, resulting in the formation of sketch comedy troupe “The Breakwomb."

According to their press-releases, the trio performs sketches that celebrate the various aspects of modern motherhood, such as discipline methods, finding the right playdate, and saying goodbye to pre-motherhood fun. Their brand of humor, dubbed “MomCom” has been a hit with empathetic audiences across the globe. The trio has a strong YouTube and social media presence but has also now taken their act to the stage with their show “Motherhood in Hollywood” gaining high critical praise. The troupe has again taken to the road to showcase its maternity-themed entertainment, and will appear at Harbison Theatre on Saturday, March 10.

The performance will make use of the trio’s tried and true sketches, multimedia, and improv. Audience members may recognize the actresses; Crosby has appeared on popular series Bones and 2 Broke Girls, while Erdman’s credits include Arrested Development and Jimmy Kimmel Live! Grano can be seen in the films Bridesmaids and This is 40, and her voice can be heard on the animated series American Dad and Family Guy. In addition to their acting roles, Crosby, Erdman, and Grano have extensive backgrounds as writers and directors for various projects. These experiences, coupled with the relatable themes,has made the Breakwomb a huge hit among audiences.

“My sides almost split the first time I watched one of these ladies’ videos," Kristen Cobb, Harbison Theatre's executive director, said in the event’s press release. “I cannot wait to share their humor with other Midlands’ mommas. Their stories are relatable, and the audience is in for a real treat."

“The BreakWomb” will appear Saturday, March 10 at 7:30PM at Harbison Theatre. Tickets are $22 and can be purchased (803) 407-5011 or visiting harbisontheatre.org. Tickets can also be purchased by visiting the theater’s onsite box office between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.Monday-Friday, the office will also open two hours before showtime on Saturday, March 10. Harbison Theatre is located at 7300 College Street in Irmo.

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