We have updated our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Learn More

Improv Town-logo

Improv Town

Comedy Podcasts >

Welcome to Improv Town, the podcast where I interview my favorite improvisers from Rhode Island and a far about an improv topic I think they’re great at.

Welcome to Improv Town, the podcast where I interview my favorite improvisers from Rhode Island and a far about an improv topic I think they’re great at.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

Welcome to Improv Town, the podcast where I interview my favorite improvisers from Rhode Island and a far about an improv topic I think they’re great at.

Language:

English


Episodes

11: Justin Wilder Talks About Revisiting the Basics

4/27/2018
More
In this episode I talk with Justin Wilder about the importance of being a lifetime learner of improv and why he thinks that even veteran improvisers can improve their game by revisiting the improv basics. You might know Justin from his starring role in the trailer of everybody’s favorite Andy Samberg movie Celeste and Jesse Forever, or from his titular role in the yet unannounced but totally (absolutely, definitely) happening Wes Anderson movie, The Omniscient Owl. Or maybe you know him as...

Duration:01:02:33

10: Opening Your Own Improv Theater with Kate Teichman and Casey Calderiso

4/3/2018
More
Kate Teichman and Casey Calderiso are the co-founders of Wagehouse, an improv comedy theater in Pawtucket, RI. In this episode we talk all about opening your own improv theater!

Duration:01:14:28

Miniscode 1: Kate and Casey Talk About Doing 2 Person Improv

3/30/2018
More
During my interview with Kate Teichman and Casey Calderiso about about starting their own improv theater, we went off on a bit of a tangent about doing 2 person improv. Here it is!

Duration:00:27:00

8: Tim Thibodeau Talks Improv Forms (Tim part 2)

2/13/2018
More
In part 2 of my conversation with Tim Thibodeau we go inside baseball, talking at length about Improv Forms. We talk Harold, openings, getting suggestions, creating your own forms, engaging the audience, and lots more! You might know Tim as a member of Improv Jones, Providence's longest running improv troupe or as the director of the Providence Improv Fest.

Duration:01:10:05

7: I Talk About Improvising a Full-Length Murder Mystery

2/7/2018
More
Have you ever wanted to put on a full-length improvised murder mystery but don’t know where to start? In this episode I share everything you need to know to create a high-quality full-length improvised murder mystery show from scratch.

Duration:00:54:40

6: David Razowsky On Breaking The Rules

2/2/2018
More
Come be a fly on the wall for my awesome conversation with David Razowsky. Before going on to become Artistic Director of Second City Hollywood, Dave studied with Del Close and has collaborated with so many improv and comedy legends that I don't have the space to list them. He is also the host of the fantastic ADD Comedy podcast, which I highly recommend. Dave likes to refer to his improv theories as "subversive" and in this interview we talk all about his unique outlook on concepts like...

Duration:01:06:47

5: Tim Mahoney Talks About Teaching Improv 101

1/23/2018
More
In this episode, veteran teacher Tim Mahoney talks about teaching improv to non-improvisers, i.e. teaching Improv 101. In this episode, it's not about teaching people how to make better choices, it's about teaching newbies how to get comfortable simply making choices.

Duration:01:22:24

Episode 3: Mark Meritt Talks About Musical Improv

10/3/2017
More
In today’s episode I interview Mark Meritt, Musical Director at The Mopco Improv Theatre in Schenectady, New York. We talk about all things musical improv, from short form musical improv to long form narrative musical improv and transitioning from short to long form musical improv. We talk about different musical forms, what to do if you don’t have an accompanist, and for musicians, how you can train to become an improv accompanist. As always, if you like this episode, rate and review us...

Duration:00:59:53

Episode 1: PGraph Talks About Narrative Improv

7/18/2017
More
Hey Everybody Welcome to Improv Town, the podcast where I interview my favorite improvisers from Rhode Island and a far about an improv topic I think they’re great at. In this inaugural episode I interview Parellelogramophonograph, aka PGraph, about Narrative Improv, and how they are able to create such rich stories on the spot, night after night. PGraph has been performing together for over 12 years and they have a weekly show at the Hideout Theater in Austin TX. They are literally world...

Duration:01:19:11

Try Premium for 30 days

Live games for all NFL, MLB, NBA, & NHL teams
Commercial-Free Music
No Display Ads