Erick Acuña is a Peruvian comedian/writer based in Washington DC. His one-person comedy show ‘Acuña Acuna’ had a sold out run at the 2019 Capital Fringe and it was voted ‘Best Solo Performance’ and ‘Best of Fringe’. The show was also a finalist at the Yes, And… Laughter Lab in partnership with Comedy Central. He also had a sold out run at Dojo Comedy Theater, and the show has been performed in New York and Philadelphia.
He is a teacher and performer at Washington Improv Theater’s (WIT), where he also directs the improvised rock comedy ‘Heavy Rotation’. He performs at Dojo Comedy with ‘Who Did It? An improvised murder mystery show. Erick He has studied at Ketó Improv Theater in Lima, Peru, and after moving to the US he completed both Washington Improv Theater’s (WIT) and New York’s Upright Citizens Brigade’s programs. He has also completed the Comedy Writing program at The Second City.