This is the thing I'm most bummed about missing this weekend, so if you have the chance, *you* definitely shouldn't miss it. (Yes, you.)
Because just like Christmas and the Minnesota Fringe Festival, the Twin Cities Improv Festival (TCIF) comes but once a year. And the time is now.
And what a great line-up they have, once again. (I seriously need to plan my summer better next year.)
TCIF (#4) has already begun. Last night's improv fiends included visiting acts from Philadelphia, Chicago and New York, in addition to our local comic geniuses in Fingergun, What If? and Stevie Rays's.
Tonight (Friday) the double bills...
(Tom Reed and Tyler Samples don't get to play together as much since Tyler moved to Chicago, so this is special treat)
Phoenix's troupe, Apollo 12
Comedy Sports TC
Dishwater Blondes from Denver
and locals, the Gay Straight Alliance
Confidence Men from Austin (improv David Mamet style? well, f**k me)
and Jill Bernard's wonderful Drum Machine
Chicago sends us a Stripper's Picnic
sharing the bill with
our own Five Man Job
Saturday, June 26 holds...
Storybox from Chicago
The Reckoning, out of Chicago
with our own
Brave New Workshop
plus our own
the mind-boggling SCRAM (which I still remember two years later)
and our beloved weirdos
and to cap it all off on Sunday, June 27
we have the four-car pile-up of local comedy that is...