Monthly archive - August 2013

Workshops w/Kevin McDonald @ TNM Aug 21, 2013

Workshops w/Kevin McDonald @ TNM
Join Kevin McDonald (The Kids in the Hall) as Hell Yes Fest presents “Improv into Sketch w/ Kevin McDonald,” a two-day, 14-hour workshop to improve your acting and writing skills.  In a group of actors, you will learn how to write comedy through performance and using improv as a writing tool. And good news, TNMers – you can do this at either TNM Austin or TNM New Orleans! The workshop will warm up with improv games to help sharpen storytelling skills, and evolve until students are doing their own improvised scenes in small groups.  Kevin will go from group to group, helping and guiding with the “writing” of each scene.  Each group will then have the opportunity to present their sketch. After getting notes, revising and presenting the scenes again,...
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My Purse. My Choice. Aug 19, 2013

My Purse. My Choice.
Stand up with Lauren and Colleen on the NFL’s ban on bags! For interviews with Colleen and Lauren please contact See Colleen and Lauren perform August 24th at 9:00p at The New Movement in New Orleans. Follow Lauren LaBorde on Twitter Follow Colleen Allerton on Twitter
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Workshops w/UCB’s Brandon Gardner @ TNM Aug 15, 2013

Workshops w/UCB’s Brandon Gardner @ TNM
Brandon Gardner is teaching some fun workshops at both TNM Nola and TNM Austin! Brandon has been a performer and writer at the UCB Theater in New York since 2007 and has been an instructor there since 2009.  He has been a member of UCB house teams Bastian, Let’s Have a Ball, Reuben Williams, Improv Nerds and The Curfew and is a regular at UCB’s flagship show ASSSSCAT 3000. In addition to performing in NYC, Brandon is a member of the UCB TourCo All-Stars with whom he performs and teaches workshops around the world. As a senior teacher Brandon has helped develop the UCB Training Center curriculum and has taught over one-hundred 8 week courses at every level.  He has...
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