Short Episodes of Funny Sadness

Low Budget Sketch Show is an online sketch comedy show. Each episode is five minutes long and contains a variety of sketches about the hardships of life.

The show was created by Jorja Hudson in New York, alongside a collection of writers, performers and students from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre.

Low Budget Sketch Show is built on a DIY attitude, a passion for sketch comedy and zero Kickstarters.

Who We Are:

Jorja Hudson - Director, Head Writer
Jorja is the creator of Low Budget Sketch Show. She has written for the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, The Peoples Improv Theater, Reductress, College Humor, Funny or Die, Thought Catalog and more. Find more at jorjahudsonportfolio and @jorjasmic

Stephen Gardella - Producer, Writer
Stephen is a graduate of Boston University and The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, and was formerly the Artistic Director of The Outsider Collective Theatre Company. Follow him on Twitter at @stephengardella

Ethan David - Cinematographer
Ethan is a filmmaker based out of New York City. He studies sketch comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, and recently edited the independent comedy feature Cassanova Was A Woman. You can find more at ethandavidportfolio and @ethandavidism

Michael Wolf - Writer
Michael Wolf is a writer, performer and filmmaker in New York. Michael is a writer and producer for MTV. He also performs at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre with his sketch group O.S.F.U.G. and The Incredible Gameshow Showcase. Michael plays music with Colin O'Brien as comedy duo NANCY and is the co-creator of the web-series The Triplets of Kings County. Find out more at michaeljwolf.com

Emily Hughston Hoffman - Writer
Emily is a writer, performer and art director. She has studied sketch comedy at The Upright Citizens Brigade (NY) and Second City (Chicago) and improvisation at UCB and iO (Chicago). Emily is currently works at Saturday Night Live as design coordinator. See her work at emilyhughstonhoffman.tumblr.com and @emilyhughston


Series Consultant (Season One): Daniel Mirk
Co-Producer (Season One): Jordana Jason
Photographer: Charlie Purdom