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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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TO DO: Musical performance at Arts Garage, comedy grads at Improv

TO DO: Musical performance at Arts Garage, comedy grads at Improv
Come to Palm Beach Improv for the Stand-Up 101 Graduation Showcase on Wednesday at 8 p.m. This event will feature stand-up comedy from favorite local acts. These “students” are graduating from the Improv's beginning course in writing and performing …
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Punny people: Student comedy troupe New & Improv'd uses a mixture of games and
“Freeze,” another improv game, involves two actors who portray a suggestion from the audience until someone yells out “Freeze!” From there, another actor must take the place of the last actor and create a new scene based off the last line spoken and …
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BoomBaptricks Brings Improv, Comedy and Music to the Stage to Engage Conversation
A producer of comedy events around the city through her company 52Eighty Entertainment, LaRae Martinez had been working with Corin Chavez of the Black Actor's Guild, who brought the improv scene into the mix, and musician ILL Se7en, who contributed …
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