improv

comedy

Comedians Tell Us the Most Epic Fails They’ve Seen at Open Mics

“Then she spread her legs and pulled her underwear to the side, showing everyone her vulva. To be honest, that was the best joke of the night.”
Graham Isador
5.2.18
LGBTQ

How Trans Improv Performers Are Making Punchlines Less Cis

As the problematic nature of some improv scenes is emphasized, two trans improv performers are teaching fellow players that gender isn't the butt of a joke.
Alice Sanders
2.3.17
Stuff

​How to Make Friends When You’re Young and Broke

It may seem like a herculean task now, but meeting new people only gets harder the older you get.
Justin Caffier
7.29.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Views Line Is It Anyway: Here's an Old Video of a Very Dorky Drake Doing Improv

"3 PM in Drama Class."
Phil Witmer
6.7.16
Stuff

H. Jon Benjamin Voices His Thoughts on Funny Voices in 2015

The voice behind the titular characters on <i>Archer</i> and <i>Bob's Burgers</i> talked to VICE about some of his favorite stuff from 2015, as well as what he thinks the funniest thing he did this year was.
Zach Sokol
12.27.15
Stuff

'Three Busy Debras' Is a Play About Psychopaths with an Interest in Incest and Brunch

The irreverent, possibly genius show features necrophilia, the Holocaust, 9/11, Kony 2012, kidnapping, pedophilia, suicide, mariticide, masturbation, infidelity committed with ghosts, and all things Debra.
Jenna Marotta
7.10.15
Stuff

How Improv Made Its Way into Corporate America

While it's hard to imagine a buttoned-up CEO playing classic improv games, improvisational workshops are becoming fashionable in corporate America.
Jacob Harper
5.21.15
Stuff

We Spoke to the Stars of 'Broad City' About the Writers' Room and Working with Amy Poehler

"We literally crack up writing it."
Hanna Hanra
2.24.15
Interviews

Bliss Out with a New Aidan Baker Song and Read His Thoughts on Improv and Faulty Hard Drives

Listen to "I Want to See More of You" from the Canadian improv artists upcoming album.
Jonathan Dick
2.10.15
Internet Exploring

Are These Ska Bands or Improv Troupes?

One blog would like to quiz you.
Dan Ozzi
1.12.15
the hidden language

The Hidden Language of Long-Form Improvisers

We turned to the co-creator of the Upright Citizens Brigade to learn about yes-anding, premise improv, games, and status.
Nat Towsen
11.17.14
Stuff

Talking to Comedian Tim Gilbert About Bestiality and the Time He Made An Ass Out of Himself In Front of Louis CK

We talked to comedian Tim Gilbert about the time he scarred an audience with the aid of Nathan Fielder, DVDs, a dog, and a woman, and making the Ikea Monkey Lady cry on national TV.
Jordan Sowunmi
9.22.14
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