Category Archives: improv

Drew Droege and the Hollywood Acting Studio

Drew Droege is hilarious and if you haven’t seen his fake Chloe Sevigny videos, then you’re really missing out. Backstage recently wrote an article about his latest series – The Hollywood Acting Studio – and interviewed Droege. The article is … Continue reading

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Farewell Comedy Show with Mayor Karen

I’m leaving for Los Angeles, land of sunshine, dreams, and 5 million cars.  In fact, I just bought a car so I’ll be heading out on the old Route 66 on November 1st.  BUT before I go, I’m having a … Continue reading

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Forever Prom

“It’s a state of mind. It’s an age of awkwardness. It’s Forever Prom.” Mayor Karen member Nora Fay Algeo and me unveil a new project: Forever Prom. We take the awkwardness of prom out of context to make even more awkward … Continue reading

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Living on the Fringe

It’s that time of the year again. High concepts, naked bodies, and abandoned buildings all come in slightly off focus in early September for the 2011 Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe.  I admit I still get giddy when I … Continue reading

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Chicago Improv Festival

Last week my improv group, Mayor Karen, performed at the Chicago Improv Festival.  It was a total blast.  We’ve only been together for less than a year and CIF is one of the most well known improv festivals in the country … Continue reading

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