Cordish http://wfpl.org en Improv Comedy Club in Fourth Street Live Closes, Cordish Promises "Brand Experience" http://wfpl.org/post/improv-comedy-club-fourth-street-live-closes-cordish-promises-brand-experience <p>In a message posted online Monday afternoon, the Improv Comedy Club in Fourth Street Live downtown announced its permanent closure.</p><p>The club has been in the venue for about three years. Baltimore-based Cordish&nbsp;operates Fourth Street Live and owns the lease on the space. Online, the Improv gives no reason for the closure.</p><p>"They didn't say and we didn't ask," says Mayor's spokesman Chris Poynter.&nbsp;"Cordish called us last week to let us know [the closure] was coming down the pike."</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 19:28:55 +0000 Gabe Bullard 2898 at http://wfpl.org Improv Comedy Club in Fourth Street Live Closes, Cordish Promises "Brand Experience" Study Says Fourth Street Live Is A Success, Downard Says It Should Be Self-Sufficient http://wfpl.org/post/study-says-fourth-street-live-success-downard-says-it-should-be-self-sufficient <p>The <em>New York Times</em> called it <a href="http://travel.nytimes.com/2011/04/03/travel/03hours-louisville.html?pagewanted=all">“frat-tastic” and “overwrought, under-thought,”</a> but a new study calls it a success.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 19:25:10 +0000 Gabe Bullard 1983 at http://wfpl.org Study Says Fourth Street Live Is A Success, Downard Says It Should Be Self-Sufficient