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Challenge #6 Watch a film in a genre you don’t know …

Hey, we know you know a lot about Ghibli films. Maybe you’re an expert in sci-fi or even rom-coms. But how much do you know about Westerns. REAL westerns. Spaghetti westerns. And Film Noir? Or Shakespeare? Or maybe you don’t know Ghibli films at all … TRY SOMETHING NEW. Learn something new about another style …

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Challenge #5

Things are opening up a little. How soon do you think we’ll be back together again? Practice physical improv while at home. Eat something and see if you can copy the movement. For example, how different is it for you to mime eating a hamburger than it is to try mime eating a sandwich? Or …

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Challenge #4 – Make a Difference

Challenge yourself to a task that will stretch your thinking around anti-Black racism. Where can you make one change today that will make a difference? (eg. Read a book, like …So You Want To Talk About Race, by Ijeoma Oluo (2018) or How to Be An Antiracist, by Ibram X. Kendi (2019); review the diversity …

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Challenge #3 – I Followed Mark…

Here are some frames of a comic book from the so-called Golden Age of comics. Unfortunately, an implausible slip of the Photoshop brush has erased all the dialogue! Your mission, dear contestant, is to provide four blocks of dialogue to fill the missing spaces. The deadline is… oh, what’s the point? Nobody pays attention to …

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Challenge #2 – Caption Challenge

PLEASE NOTE: This challenge has already been completed on our Facebook page. CAPTION CHALLENGE Participants were asked to provide a caption to the Amusing Image shown above, with the winner to be determined by a vote on Facebook. When you deal with improvisers, you’re working with a group of people who prefer to operate without …

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Challenge #1 – “A Love for the Pages”

PLEASE NOTE: This challenge has already been completed on our Facebook page. We’re using this post to test out the commenting and voting system. THE CHALLENGE He looked at her with oozing ruggedness.“Hey, hon. You know what sells the most books on Amazon?”“Tell me!” she husked.“Romances,” he breathlessly expounded.Make up a short extract from a …

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“For Your Next Challenge” – Rules

Improv shows may be shuttered but spontaneity yet lives. Exercise your wit, humour, or just your sneering sarcasm by participating in “For Your Next Challenge.” THE RULES… …are simple. We post some challenges. You post a response to one or all of them. Everyone votes on what response they liked best. We tally the results …

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