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Folk Lordz turns heritage into improv at the Edmonton Fringe

“It took me a while to find improv,” says Todd Houseman of his community of quick-thinkers. Now that he has, he’s brought his Cree heritage with him. 710 more words

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Apply for Rapid Fire's Diversity Scholarship

Once upon a time I performed in an improv troupe in high school, and we did fairly well (second place in the Alberta CIGs) but I have to admit I was never the most comfortable with the format. 636 more words


Edmonton Fringe Festival Preview: Aug. 14

Day four of our day-by-day preview of the Fringe is like an all-start team of nerdy improv… For the full schedule go here. We’re just cherry-picking the Nerdy after all…. 1,195 more words


Edmonton Fringe Festival Preview: Aug. 11th

Have you seen the lineup for the Fringe? The number of shows in it is incredible and let’s be honest… You’ll never be able to see all the ones you’d like to see. 454 more words


Award-winning English improvisers custom-create Shakespeare at Edmonton's Improvaganza 2016

The world is small. Surprising connections get made. Improbable things happen.

This week, for example, a pair of English improvisers — stars of the first improv show in the world to be nominated for, and win, a major theatre award — will travel halfway around the globe. 1,085 more words

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Improvised Dungeons & Dragons-RFT Edition

If you’ve been reading the site for a while, you’re familiar with my love of Dungeons & Dragons and Improv (looking at you, YEG DND… 34 more words



You should see this show… Isn’t it about TIME?

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Seriously, I need to stop thinking I’m hilarious. If you’re reading this site on a regular basis though; this is exactly the kind of thing you’d be interested in; Doctor Who-Inspired Improv! 15 more words