Dustin Wong, Takako Minekawa, and Good Willsmith's New Album Is Pure Bliss
'Exit Future Heart' is a swirling ambient dream born from improvised sessions at Good Willsmith's Chicago home over the course of one night.
Comedians Tell Us the Worst 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."
I Saw a Woman Drink Piss at the Edinburgh Fringe and Now I Don't Know What to Think
A rumination on the PROs and CONs of the UK's biggest arts festival.
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.
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.
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."
H. Jon Benjamin Voices His Thoughts on Funny Voices in 2015
The voice behind the titular characters on Archer and Bob's Burgers 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.
A Look Inside Brooklyn’s First All-Day Alt-Comedy Fest
Speed dating, free pizza, and something called a Fantasy Grandma all made appearances at alternative comedy queen Jo Firestone's Firestone Fest.
'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.
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.
We Spoke to the Stars of Broad City About Corpsing and Amy Poehler
"We literally crack up writing it."
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.