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Improv comedy troupe, Story Pirates, return to Strings
#Now, actors from the nonprofit improv comedy group Story Pirates have transformed those answers into an evening of holiday songs and skits. #”It's absolutely amazing how even after years of reading stories from kids all over the country, they can …
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How improv comedy helped a Cambridge man cope with anxiety
TORONTO — A decade ago, Cameron Algie couldn't imagine getting up on a stage in front of an audience, let alone performing improv comedy for one. Gripped by anxiety, he scoffed when his therapist suggested he was naturally funny and might do well in …
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Comedian, actor Damon Wayans Jr at Palm Beach Improv
He has appeared performing alongside his father in the Showtime television series, “The Underground” and served as a writer on that sketch comedy series. Wayans also starred in several hit movies including “Let's Be Cops” and “The Other Guys” as well …
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Next up at Palm Beach Improv: comedian, actor Bryan Callen
Who: Bryan Callen is a comedian, actor and current co-host of the popular FOX Sports podcast “The Fighter and the Kid,” with UFC star Brendan Schaub. Callen got his start as an original cast member of MAD TV. He then went on to play numerous roles on …
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Arts briefs: Improv comedy, Christmas art, a living nativity and 'The Best
The Pleasant Grove Players theater company continues its presentation of "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" at the Pleasant Grove City Library through Monday. This funny Christmas story is about six chaotic children who ambush the auditions of a local …
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'Best of Craiglist': Improv comics mine listings for laughs in Bethlehem

'Best of Craiglist': Improv comics mine listings for laughs in Bethlehem
This show is directed and hosted by Dan Maher, a veteran of the local and New York improv comedy scene who also teaches improvisational skills at the Banana Factory. Local comedy fans might know him best as a member of ManDudeBro, a four-man …
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Comedy improv night to poke fun at holidays
CASA GRANDE — Kids, teens and adults will take the stage Friday night to practice their comedy skills and poke fun at Black Friday shoppers, Thanksgiving Day and anything else that might come to mind. The BlackBox Foundation's comedy improv night …
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Improv 4 Kids Adds Extra Shows for the Holidays at Broadway Comedy Club
Improv 4 Kids Adds Extra Shows for the Holidays at Broadway Comedy Club Improv Theatre LLC (LMAO, Eight Is Never Enough) is once again adding performances of its series, Improv 4 Kids, for the 2015 holiday season. In addition to its weekly schedule, …
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Bloomfield improv troupes to compete for laughs

Bloomfield improv troupes to compete for laughs
The night will feature three of NJSDA's improv troupes, Nutty by Nature, Sparks of Insanity and On the Spot, sparring and challenging each other with games to get the most laughter from the audience. All shows are based on audience suggestions, so no …
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Improv Comedy with the Weisenheimers
Once more the 5time OEAA nominated improv comedy group the Weisenheimers take the stage in Benson! It's Friday the 13th and Theresa Sindelar's birthday! Rumor has it the reigning queen of Omaha improv feeds on the blood of the innocent to keep her …
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Kevin Nealon (Atlanta Improv November 12-14) talks golf, comedy with kids, SNL
He appreciated that Janssen Pharmaceuticals, the company that makes Xarelto, allowed them to use comedy. “I was able to write some funny things and put it in there.” As a person who loves golf, Nealon was tickled to hang out with 86-year-old Palmer.
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