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News In Brief: Your Latest Improv & Comedy News

Welcome to a feature on the Phoenix Remix where we give you the latest news from the improv and comedy scene. No matter how new or well established your group is, will be posting about shows, podcasts, information and everything in between fortnightly. Here is this weeks latest news bulletins in the improv and comedy world.

Derek’s Mojo in Leicester! 

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Deacon Street Arts in Leicester is very excited to welcome Monica Gaga and her twoprov team with Jodyanne FR, Derek’s Mojo, to be part of a great day of improv on 14th March. Starting with a day Masterclass with Monica and ending with an evening show as headliners in The Tiny Jam! If you’d like to see this amazing team and also take part in the jam, you can! With two people admitted per prebooked ticket online, you can also bring a friend for free!

Jen Kenny’s All Female Workshop in East Midlands

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Make an East Midlands weekend of it and attend Jen Kenny’s all-female workshop in Nottingham on 15th March where she will be teaching a class all about joy in improv:

Damp Knight Comedy Return To The Maltings

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Comprising mainly of their signature brand of insane improvised comedy, paired with some filmed and live sketches, Damp Knight Comedy take some well know improv games, add their own surreal Pythonesque flavour and hit fast-forward for a night of unforgettable, high-octane comedy, entirely inspired by the audience’s suggestions.
Join the Damp Knights in their latest special “Giraffic Park” on Friday 13th and Saturday 14th Marchas they invent and scramble their way through impossible situations, ridiculous games and even the odd inconceivable musical number all for your entertainment, knowing that they genuinely do not have a pre-approved script or storyline to fall back on.
Well known games such as Forward/Reverse and New Choice will be on offer as well as the ever growing arsenal of Damp Knight original creations.

Periscope Up! Comedy Night at The Hope Street Theatre, Liverpool


Periscope Up! Comedy Night at The Hope Street Theatre, Liverpool is happening on  Sunday 15th March from 5pm. This time the support acts are  Liverpool Comedy Improv (short form fun from drop in regulars) Broken Chair (Liverpool’s newest freshest team) and Boss Birds (Liverpool’s first all-female improv team). Our headliners this month are the wonderful Sheffield based Between Us (Rachel Thorn & Alex Keen) with their hit show Sex,Lies & Improvisation
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