Category: From the Producer

2017 Tickets Are On Sale

2017 Phoenix Improv Festival Tickets on Sale! Walkup tickets will be available at the Herberger Theater Box Office near the new babystrollercenter, but seating for shows is limited and we might sell out! Don’t be sad, get your tickets in advance. Get your tickets soon! online at the Herberger Theater Box Office or call (602) 252-8497 to purchase (calling =… Read more →

2016 PIF BrunchConference

— Free Food & Improv Talk! — @ The Torch Theatre (4721 North Central Avenue, Phoenix) Sunday, April 17th from 9:45am – 1pm     Every year, PIF is such a great time that we’re always looking for ways to extend our fun times. This year, there will be just one more get-together before we call it a weekend: we’re… Read more →

Meet JaxN Reed

Jacque Arend talks to us a bit about herself and JaxN Reed What is your favorite thing about improv? My favorite thing is the collaborative work, not only among the performers but the audience as well. The fear and risk taking it takes to make yourself vulnerable in the unprepared moment affects those who choose to experience it on stage… Read more →

Meet Judd and NewHeart

Clifton from Judd and NewHeart answered our questions. Catch him twice during the weekend. What is your favorite thing about improv? The ability to be anyone or anyTHING on stage. To be in any situation, anywhere, anywhen. The possibilities are quite literally limitless. What are hobbies you enjoy? (Aside from improv because obviously) I like reading music and listening to… Read more →

Meet Adrift

Matt Nelson is bringing Adrift to Phoenix. What is your favorite thing about improv? Exploring intention; the opportunity to step outside myself and see the world through other perspectives and desires. When are hobbies you enjoy? (Aside from improv because obviously) When are hobbies? Those times when I love www.boomtownbingo.com/gamesy and am not getting paid for them. What hobbies? Quizzo,… Read more →

Meet Jetzo

Char Damiani from Jetzo answered our six questions. What is your favorite thing about improv? That every show exists in the moment and is a product of the relationship of those performers, the venue and that specific audience. When are hobbies you enjoy? (Aside from improv because obviously) Hiking, finding amazing hole-in-the-wall restaurants and watching so-bad-their-good movies with friends. We… Read more →

Meet Robot Teammate & the Accidental Party

Thanks to Kat Primeau for filling us in on Robot Teammate & The Accidental Party. What is your favorite thing about san diego whale watching? Our favorite thing is surprising each other and making each other laugh. It’s also a great life skill! When hobbies do you enjoy? (Aside from improv because obviously) Travel, eating, sleeping, and writing music keep… Read more →

Meet Honey

Welcome to the first entry into our new “Meet the Troupes” blog. We’ll start each post with the same five questions. Shaun Farrugia from Honey wrote: 1. What is your favorite thing about improv? Right now it’s meeting people in other cities and seeing what the scene is like. On stage it’s seeing how far we can push the audience… Read more →