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Looking for something to do this weekend? The Nerdiest thing I can imagine is happening on Saturday. Mark Meer and Chris Craddock (Yes, THE Chris Craddock) from the hit show Tiny Plastic Men will be performing their superhero improv show “Harold of Galactus” on Saturday at Rapid Fire Theatre’s CHiMPROV. 71 more words


Fatherview with Richard Bohn

I met Richard exactly one hundred years ago at a Rapid Fire Theatre improv course. The class, taught by a conscientiousness Donovan Workun, was very insightful. 889 more words

Bonfire: Igniting new improv ideas at Rapid Fire Theatre

Show concept: What would happen if three improv performers stayed awake for 30 hours, maybe more, then fell asleep onstage in front of an audience? Then they’re woken up, and immediately have to do a show, based on cues from the audience? 876 more words


The Bonfire Festival Apr. 5-9

Love Improv? We’re big fans too. We also love sci-fi and the paranormal and those are a part of the festival this year as well. Ever wanted to see an AI improvised live on stage? 72 more words


It's the weekend: darken an Edmonton theatre door

For those of you who want your entertainment live — and who doesn’t, really? — here are five possibilities for a theatre excursion this weekend in this town of actors and directors, and people who have a lot of opinions about both. 544 more words


TEDxRFT: the ultimate in Edmonton improv

In the wild and crazy world of making it up as you go along, what could be wilder and crazier than this? Julian Faid and Kory Mathewson improvise TED Talks. 459 more words


Fierce improv rivalry the Prairie Bowl back for a sporting good time at the Citadel

As everyone knows, we Prairie folk are famously polite and welcoming. Ha!

Choke on those treacly thoughts, my mild-mannered friends. The flatlander’s tournament that returns Thursday to Rapid Fire Theatre headquarters at the Citadel Theatre is all about turning the clichés upside down and spitting them out, says Ben Gorodetsky, one of the company’s star improvisers and a cheerful provocateur. 701 more words