Category Archives: Improv shows

What is the nature of improv?

There are probably as many theories/ideas/concepts about improv as there are improvisers. To my way of thinking, improvisers tend to fall into one of three camps: The Spoliners:  Improv is primarily about being in the moment and getting out of … Continue reading

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The Quest – or why I am a narrative improviser

When improvisers become bored with shortform improv they do one of two things, quit improvising, or begin looking for a different way to improvise. I have done both in the past. At first, when I got tired of shortform, I … Continue reading

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Last Night’s Show…

… was great! An hour and a half of unscripted murder mystery/suspense theater. We started with the date 1999, from the audience. Party! Four actors on stage with a couch and a couple of chairs. In the first act we … Continue reading

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Shameless Plug

Let me just take a moment to say how much I love my improv group. I work with four very dedicated, talented, fun, giving, and risky improvisers. This is our show this weekend: Think Agatha Christie improv. Four actors, one location, two … Continue reading

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Past shows of The Portable Reality Show (Yep, I’m being shameless)

A Depression Era Busby Berkeley Musical. Including songs, dances, and full group chorus numbers. A series of stories based on the fabulous county in which we live. A rootin’, tootin’ Singing Cowboy musical. A feel-good Christmas Musical. A creepy classic … Continue reading

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