RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

ImprovOlympic

A collection of news and information related to ImprovOlympic published by this site and its partners.

Top ImprovOlympic Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Military veterans try their hand at comedy in 'Stars & Gripes'

    Military veterans try their hand at comedy in 'Stars & Gripes'
    "I made the decision to do comedy because I always enjoyed making people laugh," naval reservist Landis Frederick says in a YouTube trailer for this show, "and my experiences with the military have just amplified that decision."
  • 'SNL's' Cecily Strong joins Melissa McCarthy comedy 'Michelle Darnell'

    'SNL's' Cecily Strong joins Melissa McCarthy comedy 'Michelle Darnell'
    It's shaping up to be a busy summer at the movies for "Saturday Night Live" cast member Cecily Strong. Coming on the heels of her appearance at the White House Correspondents' dinner last weekend, the Chicago native has been cast in the Melissa McCarthy...

    8 acts not to miss at this year's Chicago Improv Fest

    8 acts not to miss at this year's Chicago Improv Fest
    With more than 150 performances running at theaters throughout the city from April 20-26, deciding what shows to see during the 18th annual Chicago Improv Festival can seem overwhelming–especially since so many of the acts are from little-known...

    A 'Veep' and a 'Workaholic' join Jon Hamm spy caper

    A 'Veep' and a 'Workaholic' join Jon Hamm spy caper
    A pair of Chicago comedy veterans have been cast in the upcoming studio comedy “Keeping Up with the Joneses” from “Superbad” director Greg Mottola and starring Zach Galifianakis and Jon Hamm. Matt Walsh (who has perfected the art...

    Art + defunct technology = cultural critique

    Art + defunct technology = cultural critique
    A four-minute video called "Golden Oldies" begins with pop culture provocateur Marisa Olson standing at a table that holds ephemera from music's past: a CD boombox on one side, a child's record player on the other. Both are spray painted gold, in witty...