Badass Comedy Shows & Training
Austin, TX 78701
The comedy event of the Summer is here! For the 5th year, The New Movement is hosting The Megaphone Marathons - a comedy festival unlike any other on the planet. For an entire week, improv groups from each TNM city (Austin and New Orleans) descend upon the other for non-stop workshops, intensives, & shows. It’s a wild, wonderful time & this year’s festival is bigger than ever.
$7 Online/$10 Door
Dean’s List (NOLA)
Dean’s List is a long-form improv troupe from New Orleans, & formed by accident in 2012 while taking classes at TNM. Their longevity can be attributed to three shared beliefs: Ghosts Are Real, Blue Ivy Carter is Not a Robot, & Heightening Like The Fuck. They’ve performed at Hell Yes Fest (NOLA and Austin), and Improv Wins! in Austin. They can be seen regularly at TNM Nola in their own monthly show The Lottery & in the rotating show, The Franchise. Their club-kid-weirdo-alter-ego short-form improv act, MIAMI IMPROV MACHINE, has performed at Fun Fun Fun Fest and Hell Yes Fest (NOLA & Austin).
Disco Box (ATX)
Disco Box is a 4 person absurd-style improv group from Austin, TX. They’ve played in multiple festivals including the Del Close Marathons in New York and the Big Little Fest in Michigan. Disco Box is G-Su Paek, Ariel Greenspoon, Aaron Walther, and Christina Parrish.
French Navy (NOLA)
The French Navy is a New Orleans-based comedy collaboration between CJ Hunt and James Hamilton. This dynamic duo brings a show that is fast-paced, surprising, and truly one-of-a-kind. The French Navy can be seen regularly at TNM New Orleans, has been featured in Hell Yes Fest and Megaphone Marathons, and hosted “The French Navy presents.”
This show slot is presented by Hell Yes Fest!