Carla wrote twenty three episodes of a children's live-action TV show called, "Lishy Lou and Lucky Too". The program ran on PBS Kids in 2015.
Carla wrote five solo shows that she performed in theaters across Los Angeles, including Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, The Second City Los Angeles, Comedy Central Stage, iO West, M.i. Westside Comedy Theater, Lounge Theatre (Hollywood Fringe), and VS. Theater Company. She has also toured her shows in cities like San Diego, San Francisco, New York City, Austin and Dallas.
Carla's had monologues published by APPLAUSE (a division of Hal Leonard) in five different anthologies under the Monologues that are Actually Funny series. They can be purchased on the APPLAUSE site here.
One of Carla's satirical plays, Hell County Florida, was produced by The Second City in Los Angeles in 2015. Carla also directed the show, which was well received and had a four month run at the theater in Hollywood. Reviews for the show can be found on her here.
Carla has written several television specs and original screenplays and a decade worth of sketches. Please contact her for samples.
Improv Yak Podcast
Improv Yak is an improv podcast hosted by improv teacher and Los Angeles improviser, Carla Cackowski. Each week Carla interviews an improviser about a specific technique that she admires in their performance and at the end of the show, Carla and guest improvise a scene in which Carla attempts to utilize the technique they discussed. Guests range from seasoned improvisers to first year improv students.
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Orange Tuxedo is a two person improv show from a husband and wife team who, collectively, have been doing improv for seven hundred years. In this show, they aim to create grounded relationships, formed by eccentric characters. Craig teaches improvisation at iO West, Carla teaches at The Second City in Hollywood. If you like comedy, you may have seen Craig wear various mustaches and costume pieces on Comedy Central’s Drunk History. If you like drunken history, you may have seen Carla drink various beers on Instagram. They recently performed at the 2015 Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in Austin, Texas and the 2016 San Francisco Sketchfest. They can be seen on stage every other Wednesday night at 10pm at The Second City in Los Angeles.