Hot Mess! The Musical

No professional musical training? No problem! Inspired by your suggestions, this musical trio will find hilarity in the everyday and mundane, with voices only a karaoke DJ could love. Musicals have never been this fun, as we create a couple of musical moments inspired by YOUR suggestions! Whether it’s singing the auto repair blues, going disco at the dentist, or watching grandpa sing grunge, we’ll show you how even the normal everyday can be spiced up with SONG!

Aaron Mayer, Carlos Rivera, Linda Marie Williams Taylor
Chicago, Ill. / Kansas City, Mo.


Hot Mess! The Musical will perform in the 7:10 p.m. block at the HCC Mainstage Theatre on Saturday, August 10.

Previous Countdown Improv Festival appearances

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020



Troupe bio

Hot Mess: The Musical! has performed at improv & musical comedy festival in Chicago, NYC, Kansas City, AND South Florida! And Linda & Carlos, the core duo of the team, have performed together in even more cities! And given our 35+ years of combined improv experience, we’ll bring up old friends to play with us wherever we go!