A long, hot summer with the kids got you in the mood for a girls’ night out? Mark your calendar and get ready for a hilarious mom’s night as Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley of #IMOMSOHARD talking about things no one will admit out loud and laughing at all the madness that comes with being a mom!
#IMOMSOHARD takes the stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse with The Getaway Tour on Friday, October 7, 2022 at 8 p.m., as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series and the Hearst Media Entertaining Conversation Series. If this is your first introduction to #IMOMSOHARD, we have two words for you: you’re welcome!
#IMOMSOHARD (#IMSH) began as a popular web series by these best friends, comedians and real-life moms. With a camera, two husbands, a babysitter and bottomless mimosas, Kristin and Jen openly shared their fears and failures to prove that the only way to survive motherhood is through laughter and friendship. The video sparked an online community of 2 million people. Each week, Kristin and Jen talk about the raw realities of motherhood — hemorrhoids, nipple hair, post-marital sex, mommy bodies, Spanxes, and swimsuits. With 2.2 million followers, over 300 million views and 5 million views on Facebook Live, these women let loose like only moms can! Grab your friends and tell your husbands not to wait and see what everyone is raving about! This show is reserved for an informed public, from 18 years old only. The event’s media sponsor is STAR 99.9fm.
Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley both write and produce the #IMSH series with a common goal: maybe we can help you feel better about the work you do if you see the terrible work we do. The videos have received nearly 300 million views worldwide in just 5 years. The phenomenon that Kristin and Jen created has since been picked up for development by Warner Brothers TV.
The comedians have sold out two national tours, written a New York Times bestseller book, landed branding deals with Fortune 100 companies such as Wal-Mart and Uni-Lever, and recorded a comedy special for Amazon Prime Video , launching the network. premier stand-up comedy platform. They recently created their weekly podcast and children’s book series with Harper Collins. Both Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley are based in Los Angeles and often sell pizza slices for the PTA or work as school parking attendants.
For more information or to purchase a contactless print-at-home ticket ($110-$135), go online at www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org or, you can visit or call the box office (203) 438-5795 . The Ridgefield Playhouse is a nonprofit performing arts facility located at 80 East Ridge, parallel to Main Street, Ridgefield, CT and is committed to keeping the arts alive and accessible to all.