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#54: Lauren Ashley Smith

  Our very own Lauren Ashley Smith stops in to talk about Speech & Debate, loving television, and engaging with her dog brain. A writer for Bravo's "Fashion Queens" and VH1's "Best We...more »

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A Message From Louis Kornfeld To The Mag...

  Hello friends and family at the Magnet Theater. August makes the end of summer Megawatt, and with the change of season the time has come for me to step down as Megawatt dire...more »

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#53: Ellie Kemper

  This week, the delightful Ellie Kemper takes a quick break from making TV & movies to talk with us about positivity in comedy, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and of course, improv! In t...more »

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Free workshop: Join us Thursday, July 30...

Are you an improv coach or looking to become one? An arts teacher? A teacher in general? Someone who works with groups? In charge of picking icebreakers for the company retreat? Have you e...more »

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Meet Your Summer 2015 Circuit Ensembles!

We're pleased to announce the newest ensembles for the Summer 2015 round of The Circuit! Shows will be every Friday at 10:30pm, beginning Friday, July 24th at the Magnet Training Center ...more »

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Sat, Aug 1st


The Rundown
Wrist / Team Winter / Children of the Korn / Pumpkin
6:00pm - ($5)

Saturday at 6pm - The PERFECT time to get your jaded mind blown by three excellent improv ensembles. Will the local neighborhood kids be driven wild by their new forms and structures? Yes. Will you? T more»

The Armando Diaz Experience
Featured Monologist: Shacottha Fields
7:30pm - ($10)

The legendary show is reborn!

Created in 1995 at the iO Theater in Chicago, The Armando Diaz Experience IS the longest running improv show EVER. A guest monologist takes a suggestion from the more»

:Kiss*Punch* Poem: 9:00pm - ($10)

New York’s finest improvisers join forces with New York’s best poets in a unique format that is part comedy show, part poetry feature and completely unpredictable.

It all begins with a more»

Trike 10:30pm - ($10)

"Reliably one of the best improv performances in the city."
- New York Times

"Nick Kanellis & Peter McNerney's fantastic late night show is upbeat and impressively layered improv that is alw more»

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