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Summer Project - Improv Everyday

For the next month, I’m going to post one improvisation every day.  There are a few reasons why I’m doing this: I have been focusing more on traditional repertoire recently and haven’t been improvising as much; my traditional repertoire is a little stale and not quite at the level I want it to be; and I just miss the creative exercise and self expression inherent in improvisation.   422 more words


Drawing Board (The Explanation)

I stuck sheets of art paper on this board from when I started painting and drawing seriously in 1974 until about 1978 – happy days!


Mindflayer with Kevin McKernan

Filling in for Andy Sloey this week in Mind Flayer will be Kevin McKernan. While I’ve been friends with Kevin for years, and played an estimated 100+ shows with him, I think this will be the first time it’s just the two of us. 7 more words

The Improv Shop

His Living Canvas So Far: Teri Parker Lewis

How do you share a story without words? Here is our first attempt: Teri’s testimony, in two minutes, improvised – a story of God, woundedness, redemption and healing. 24 more words


Jazz Supplement Intro

Jazz Supplement will bring you a new line lick or phrase every week. The idea is that you will take each line and play it in every direction in every key. 60 more words

Jazz Language

I'm Holding Auditions for a Halloween Sketch Show

I’m creating and directing a Halloween themed sketch show that will go up in October. If you’re interested in auditioning, complete the form below. The sketch show will be written via improvisation. 66 more words

Upright Citizens Brigade takes on Jim Thorpe

Raucous laughter is sure to ensue at the Mauch Chunk Opera House on Friday night when the touring company of the famed Upright Citizens Brigade takes the stage for a night of improv by the “next wave” of comedy superstars. 171 more words