Here are a few other local improv acts you won't want to miss this weekend. See page 64 for details.
The clever quartet keep finding new narrative structures to explore character in their long-form improv. They've also got lots of book-learnin', so don't expect dumb humour. Silly, yes, but never dumb. August 17 at 9:30 pm.
MOSSHAMMER & MORENCY
Individually, Jack Mosshammer and Doug Morency are two of the best comic actors around. Put them and their wild imaginations together and these Second City alumni create improv nirvana. August 16 at 7 pm.
One of the city's big comedy bargains is Monday night's free improv sets with the likes of Bob Martin, Janet Van De Graaff, Teresa Pavlinek, Lisa Merchant, Paul O'Sullivan and Linda Kash. Watching them spark off each other, you realize they're having as much fun as the audience. August 18 at 9:30 pm.
The list of alumni of this competitive comedy institution reads like a who's who of comedy talent. The current Theatresports athletes are upholding that fine tradition, and the audience wins. August 17 at 7 pm.