At Wit's End
By Quick Wits Comedy
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Utah's Longest Running Improv Troupe, Quick Wits, now presents their after show podcast. With suggestions from the audience (live or through social media) the Wits create improvised scenes. Follow them on Twitter (@witsend) and give them some suggestions. You might be part of the next podcast!
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 118 – Make SciFi Great Again!||It’s the show right before Easter and the Wits talk about the origin Deviled Eggs (pretty much what you think), sink to the depths of fart jokes, and watch as Donald Trump works to make SciFi great again. But know this… we claim the rights to||4/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 117 – Toby Keith & The Mystic Mountain||In a bit of meta-improv, the team wonders what an improv show would be like if it was nothing but emcee work. This soon gives way to a bizarre look at Bob’s home life. Things continue on to a search for enlightenment and Toby Keith’s search f||4/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 116 – March MadWits Champions||This very wild, crazy and very funny episode was recorded directly after the Championship game of Quick Wits’ March MadWits – a five week competition of teams thrown together from improvisors all over Utah. The SRO show was one of the best st||4/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 115 – The Second American Revolution||The Wits are coming off a crazy night on stage and it shows in the places their minds go in this episode. They also must have been hungry as they continue to discuss food. Listen as they bounce to a story of Americans trying to buy American food in Londo||4/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 114 – Trash Fish||Episode takes some darkly funny turns as the Wits argue about puppies, and which is more trashy; Tilapia or Amy Schumer (pretty much a tie). Very funny stuff, especially the mis-use of various accents. Just be warned, the “E” is well deserved||3/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 113 – The “not so fresh” A-Team||Lucky number 13 sees the Wits put together a great show! Newbie Lauren Bradley joins Bob Bedore, Jourdan Dixon, Michael Haycock and Jesse Marcus to take one such topics as “Aggressive Kissing”, “Strange Ear Lobes”, and “Summ||3/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 112 – I’m Really Good At This||It’s the 12th episode of “At Wits End” and this one takes place right after a huge March MadWits battle. It is also quite possibly the strangest episode we’ve done so far — and that’s saying something even in our young||3/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 111 – Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell||It’s the 11th episode of “At Wits End” and this show follows one of our wildest stage shows so you know it just continued that way afterwards. Bob Bedore, Jourdan Dixon, Blake Heywood, Michael Haycock and Sean Sweeney round out the cast||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 110 – Cereal Killers||It’s the tenth episode of At Wits End and the craziness goes from an new way to pick a President to a young boys cereal commercial heroes turning on him. In the middle is remedial Junior College and a fear of Aha’s “Take On Me” vi||2/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 109 – The Musical Dave Matthews Show||In our 9th episode the Wits break into song. Why? Why not?! Jourdan Dixon opens the show with a classical version of our opening song and sticks around to add music throughout. The result is one sketch that goes full blown musical about an all male staff||2/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 108 – Australia Saves The World||In the 8th episode the Quick Wits take on some both sweat and farts (but in a totally non-immature way, maybe). They also show how one brave Australian can save the entire world. Big ups to Jourdan Dixon for his Melodica opening. This is one of the more||2/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt Wits End – Episode 107 – The Ghost of Jeff Foxworthy||We’re live again after a Quick Wits Show! Bob Bedore, Jesse Markus, and Michael Haycock are joined by Blake Heywood and Jake Harenburg. This five man team runs through some fun ground, but it’s the ending scene about a house haunted by the gh||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 106 – Parka Parkour and the Talking Furniture||Another practice leading up to the competition, this episode features Jesse, Michael, Jason and Bob doing a scene about a Parkour Traffic Jam and ending with Michael’s nightmare. The fact that Jason acted out his talking toilet full throttle even t||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 105 – Turn A Blind Eye To Blindness||Recorded in the dressing rooms of the Midvale Performing Arts Center, this episode was part of Jason, Bob, Jesse and Michael’s rehearsal for the big I4H competition. Something about this one made us all laugh a lot during and after the recording. M||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 104 – Marine Corps Backup Cops||Episode 4 of At Wits End is one of the strangest ones so far! In fact, you’ll hear at the end that the podcasters weren’t even sure if you should hear this – But here it is! Jason Wild, Jesse Markus, Michael Haycock, and Bob Bedore take||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 103 – Ling Ling & Lemon (Origin Story)||Jason Wild, Michael Haycock and Bob Bedore start off the third installment of “At Wits End” with one of the craziest stories about Radioactive Lemons and Chinese Slaves you’ll ever hear. And things just continue from there. Don’t||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Episode 102 – Jason’s Shame||In the second installment of “At Wits End” Jason Wild tells a work story to Bob Bedore and Michael Haycock that transforms into something much, much bigger. We also hear about Michael’s date and Bob’s knee operation, all to hilari||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAt Wits End – Pilot Episode 101 – Bum Duke||In the very first edition of “At Wits End” Bob Bedore, Jason Wild Jesse Markus, and Michael Haycock take some suggestions and comments from the audience (those that stuck around after a Quick Wits show) and then turn them into Improvised Come||1/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Funny Stuff From Funny Guys!
Okay... Two things. Yes, this is a format very similar to Improv for Humans, and, yes, I'm in some of these, but that doesn't stop them from being funny. Quick Wits is Utah's longest running improv troupe (started in 1994) and they still play every week. These podcsts are recorded right after their Saturday shows and are a blast. Suggestions form the audience or social media start conversations and that leads to improvsed scenes. Check them out! And if you're worried about the little "E" for "explicit", it's very light. Soiem words slip in from time to time, but nothing to crazy! Enjoy!
I like the fun, bizarre stories.
This podcast has some genuine laugh out loud moments. fun for people that love improv or just love crazy stories.