What do David Bowie, witches, chairs and fears have to do with a show about a couple planning a dinner party? Catalog Models (Mark Sweeney and Gemma Irish) dive into how these elements found their way into ‘Invitation’, the opening number to The Chair-builders their 2016 Minnesota Fringe Festival offering. After about seven minutes of […]
Butch Roy, Jen Van Kaam, and James Moore join us to discuss the Neutrino Video Project produced by HUGE Theater. They talk about the benefits and challenges of filming improvised scenes: no immediate feedback from the audience, cinematic tools to play with, improvised special effects, controlling focus, different directing styles, letting go of the idea […]
Potty Talk (Laura Helmers and Katelyn Oliver) talk about their experience at the 2015 Twin Cities Improv Festival. We learn what color nail polish everyone is, how passive-aggressive Minnesotans can be, and who are shit bags. They discuss their preference for finding the funny in long, character-based scenes, and the danger of games and pop […]
Tim Hellendrung, Troy Zimmerman and Damian Johnson of The Adventures of Tim, Troy & Damian discuss how their ComedySportz short form improv background is the key to their heightening skills. They explore the progression of working together in various groups before Jill Bernard informed them that the form they stumbled on was in fact the […]
Dave Kappelhoff, Lauren Anderson and Mike Fotis of The Brave New Workshop join us for a bat-only episode to help celebrate our new favorite holiday. Also, Mike swallows his inhaler.