Tag: Improv

  • The Perfect Pre-Show Playlist?

    So my Conservatory Class’s grad show was a big success on Sunday, and we owe it all to my expert selection of pre-show music! Of course I’m kidding, but I do take my house tunes very seriously and thought it might be worthwhile to publish a list of the tracks with their reasons for being […]

  • Blogging Break

    Forgive me for my single post this week; I’m finding that all my free time is being directed towards the Conservatory Grad Show that’s going up on the Mainstage this Sunday. Details can be read off the poster or by clicking through to the Second City site proper. Hope to see you there, and I’ll […]

  • Ten Years Later (Plus One)

    (Speaker’s Corner today — closed for renovation, or possibly forever?) Well, I’m an idiot… Last year around this time Al Howell sent me a congratulatory text on the 10-year anniversary of our first Speaker’s Corner broadcast as The Devil’s Advocates. I quickly corrected him, thinking that we started our Satanic shtick in 1997, but I […]

  • Wellington – Day 4

    Technically Wellington Day 0, but New Zealand Day 4 — you know what I mean… Today could have been the day of not one, not two, but three hot breakfasts if not for my steadfast willpower. I had the usual made-to-order omelette, fruit, yogurt and pastry in my hotel before checking out and heading to […]

  • NeutrinoPlex Opens Tonight!

    If you’re wondering why I haven’t written any new posts this week it’s because I’ve been desperately cobbling together the nuts and bolts for tonight’s opening of NeutrinoPlex at The Bad Dog Theatre on the Danforth. Unlike previous incarnations of the show, our new run will nix the opening act of stand-ups and feature instead […]