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This week in rehearsals it was all about getting ready for the show we have coming up at the end of March. We have to plan ahead as the next couple of weeks we are missing a different member each week so we have to 'improvise' and make do with who we have available at … Continue reading Improv Diaries – The Chair Nemesis and Uncontrollable Laughter [Case Study: Jimmy Fallon the SNL Years]
Have you ever wanted To listen to a new band or musician and not sure where to start? Well, instead of listening to their commercial music, why not start with something off the record first! Today we talk about a comedy group that are known for writing a lot of Digital Shorts for SNL, and … Continue reading Off The Record – The Lonely Island
It wouldn't be Love to Laugh Month without a lot of comedy music to run alongside everything else so welcome to an article that gives you some of the best songs sung or performed by comedians about love. Some of them are about the most random topics but they really great comedy pieces and make … Continue reading Love To Laugh Month – Comedy Songs About Love
This week was all about rehearsals - we have our christmas show next week so this week was all about working out our set and making sure that we are happy with what games we are playing and what we want to put out as a christmas show. We want to make sure that the … Continue reading The Improv Diaries – Decisions and Rehearsals [Case Study – Andy Samberg ]
This week our show of the week is Wisconsin based sketch group Live! From La Crosse. On the 3rd and 4th of November, the show will take place in Cavalier Theatre and Lounge starting at 8pm. I caught up with performers Michael Bubbers, Emily Ware and Lincoln Freimund to find out more. Hey guys! Tell … Continue reading INTERVIEW / SHOW OF THE WEEK – Live! From La Crosse.
When I get a bit of freetime I enjoy watching the American chat shows and catching up on the interviews I haven't seen before and sometimes I across something that will inspire an article or a theme for a strand of articles and by watching a 2 minute video of Jimmy Kimmel, it worked it's … Continue reading The Comedians that never were… Chris Pine
With the Milwaukee Comedy Festival starting this week, we thought what better way to welcome it then by interviewing some of the top talent that is performing at the festival! Today we talk to 3 members / production staff of the sketch comedy group LIVE! From LaCrosse! Steven Walker who is creator, director and cast member, Rhys Wolff … Continue reading INTERVIEW: LIVE! from La Crosse, Milwaukee Comedy Festival
This week it was back to the Tuesday drop in, I haven't been in a while due to everything that has been happening but it was great to return. I really like the Tuesday drop ins, they may be aimed at beginners, but i really like the people that turn up and the social scene … Continue reading Yes And…part 23 – Liam Brennan and “the Boss”
This weeks improv lesson was in a really unusual place - it was in a bookshop. A bookshop you say, well yes, I didn't know until this week that there is theatre space hidden behind the back of a bookshop in South London and for a rehearsal space its not the biggest but its really … Continue reading Yes And….part 22 – Mike Myers