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For the love of the screwball: Going, Going, Gone! by comedy star Jana O'Connor at Teatro La Quindicina

By Liz Nicholls@12thnight.ca

The hero of Going, Going, Gone! Jana O’Connor’s new 30s-style screwball comedy, is an antiques dealer: “shy, uptight, uncommitted, afraid to make a wrong move in life” as the amused playwright describes him. 1,391 more words

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Márquez meets Buster Keaton in Speechless, at Improvaganza

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca

Even by the globe-trotting, frontier-busting standards of the  international improv comedy world, Speechless is an unlikely creation.

Two acrobatic circus-trained improvisers from Bogotá, Colombia and a female DJ from Winnipeg? 806 more words

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The fine art of the spontaneous: Improvaganza invites the world

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca

True fact about the big wide world of improv comedy: it’s smaller than you think.

It’s the eve of an international comedy festival that will demonstrate this, in ways you didn’t see coming. 869 more words

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Shared hilarity, curiousity, are the key comforts at Improvaganza Festival

It’s frequently hilarious but in the end Rapid Fire Theatre’s Improvaganza Festival thrives on a shared experience between actors and their audience, inventing stories in the moment. 1,290 more words

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10 things to do in Edmonton this week: Sustainival, Edmonton Pride, and Tool

Sustainival

It’s not the first time we’ve seen Sustainival in Edmonton. As far back as 2011 the Fringe Festival site hosted the carnival built on sustainable energy, with classic rides like the Ferris wheel, Tilt-a-whirl and Graviton running off of vegetable oil. 1,244 more words

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Nerdy Things To Do In Edmonton This Weekend (May 26 - 28th)

What’s Nerdy in Edmonton this weekend? How about two separate Improvised Dungeons & Dragons shows on Saturday night? Or Knights Of The Northern Realm’s yearly Medieval May? 168 more words

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Dungeons and Dragons, and other theatrical matters

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca

Nerd Alert: Saturday is Dungeons & Dragons night at Rapid Fire Theatre. Actually, every Saturday in May is Dungeons & Dragons… 633 more words

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