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Susan Messing On Braving The Unknown

Watch Susan Messing rock as she walks her TEDx Talk – even without expletives.

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Colbert, Carell & Razowsky Remake History

We were hoping Second City would release this one day! It’s the “Maya” sketch from their 50th anniversary, featuring Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell and David Razowsky. 14 more words

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Paradigm Lost And Found

This documentary on the making of Paradigm Lost – one of Second City’s most legendary revues – is a must-see for improv fans.

Just look at this cast: Scott Adsit, Kevin Dorff, Rachel Dratch, Tina Fey, Jenna Jolovitz and Jim Zulevic, all directed by a soft-spoken young maverick named Mick Napier. 62 more words

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Are You Ready To Laugh?

If you live in Toronto, you may think you’re all laughed out from Mayor Rob Ford’s latest hijinks.

But if there’s one thing we Canucks excel at (and believe it or not, there are things… 120 more words

Improv Comedy

The Committee: A Secret History Of American Comedy

Someone wrote recently that improv is like a cult.

It’s true. Once you learn improv, nothing is ever quite the same. Whether you’re an actor, comedian, artist, filmmaker, doctor, lawyer, call centre operator, grocery bagger, or a writer like me, improv informs everything you do. 144 more words

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Anchorman Ron Burgundy Is The Perfect Pitchman

This campaign for Dodge Durango is a copywriter’s dream. They shot 70 – yep, seven zero – spots starring Will Ferrell as Ron Burgundy.

While the spots are obviously scripted, there’s no doubt Ferrell improvised a lot of stuff. 12 more words

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