“Compelling and hilarious”

The Washington Post

“It is hard to explain adequately, but this is one of the funniest shows I have seen all year”


“Unlike some comics that hammer you to death in delivery, Ruben just tells his stories and the laughs come very naturally”

Maryland Theatre Guide

DCist: At Mortified, Adults Share the Embarrassing Artifacts of their Teenage Lives

Then there was Adam Ruben. One of Mortified DC’s producers, it seems teenage Adam fancied himself a young Charles Bukowski, writing poems with opening lines like “To have sex with a mountain” and “Up and left, and up and right, and right and wrong.” He even wrote a poem made up entirely of punctuation marks, claiming in earnest that it was “about fish.”

September 10th, 2015|
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