Improv Nerd With Jimmy Carrane
By Jimmy Carrane
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"Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane," is a live interview show hosted by Jimmy Carrane, a well-known improv teacher and former host of Studio 312 on Chicago Public Radio. In this show, Jimmy explores the creative process used to make great comedy.
||Explicit139: Dave Buckman||Dave Buckman is a director-teacher-improviser. He started out in studying and teaching in Chicago, before becoming the Artistic Director of Boom Chicago in Amsterdam. He has directed at The Second City in Chicago and Cleveland before moving to Austin in 2||31 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit138: Rob Belushi & Jon Barinholtz||Rob Belushi and Jon Barinholtz are in the duo group Sheldon and the perform improv around the country. Jimmy caught up with them at this year's Chicago Improv Festival, where they talked about their brotherly relationship and how they use it on stage, wh||24 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit137: Dianah Dulany||Dianah Dulany is an improv institution. She is the owner and producer of ComedySportz in Houston, where she is wonderful teacher-director-actor-improviser. Jimmy talked to her at the Houston Improv Festival about what makes the culture of ComedySportz spe||17 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit136: R. Kevin Doyle||R. Kevin Doyle has been involved in improv in Hawaii since 1989. He is a member of On the Spot and a founding member of Loose Screws. In this episode, which was recorded at The Actor's Workshop, owned by Wayne Ward, Jimmy talks to R. Kevin about what it w||10 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit135: Ali Farahnakian||Ali Farahnakian is the founder of the Peoples Improv Theater (PIT) in New York City. An improv legend, Ali studied at iO-Chicago and Second City, was a founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade and wrote for Saturday Night Live. Here, he sits down||2 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit134: Centralia||Centralia is an improv group from New York that has developed its own unique style of improv. Jimmy sat down with this legendary group at The New York Improv Festival at The PIT Theater and talked to them about the evolution of the group, their influences||25 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit133: Jordan Klepper||Jordan Klepper is a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He has taught and performed at The UCB New York, where he is a member of legendary group The Stepfathers, as well as at iO-Chicago, where he in the the original cast of World News Tonig||18 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit132: Kelly Leonard||Kelly Leonard is the Vice President of The Second City, and President of The Second City Theatricals. He's also co-author of a new book with Tom Yorton, "Yes, And." (How Improvisation Reverses "No, But" Thinking and Improves Creativity and Collaboration-||4 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Explicit130: Dana Quercioli||Dana Quercioli is from Cleveland, where she was the second youngest person to be on a Main Stage at Second City. She is a hugely respected improviser and teacher performing at iO-Chicago and Second City. Jimmy sat down with her and talked to her experienc||29 3 2015||Free||View In iTunes|