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Improv is the Future of Theater: Panel Discussion

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Improv is the Future of Theater: A Panel Discussion.  Join us for brunch and a spirited discussion about improvised and scripted theater, and how improv uniquely satisfies our need for communal artistic experience.  Discover the many genres of unscripted theater available to Philadelphia theater-goers.   Event includes Q&A with the audience.  Bagels provided; mimosas available at the bar!

Co-Hosts:  
  • Bright Invention: The White Pines Ensemble
  • Tongue & Groove Spontaneous Theater Company 
  • Philadelphia Theater Company
Date & Time:

Saturday February 17, 2018
Doors open 11am — brunch and mingle
Panel discussion:  11:30 - 12:30 (or longer, if the discussion warrants!)

Location: Suzanne Roberts Theatre, Broad and Lombard Streets

Panelists:

Benjamin Lloyd, Artistic Director, Bright Invention: The White Pines Ensemble 
Bobbi Block, Producing Artistic Director, Tongue & Groove Spontaneous Theater, Co-founder, ComedySportz Philadelphia
Scott Greer, Veteran Philly actor, former ComedySportz company member; recently performed the one-man hybrid scripted/improvised play Every Brilliant Thing at Arden Theater.
Dave Jadico, Artistic Director, ComedySportz Philadelphia, Actor/Writer and External Relations Director, 1812 Productions
Tara Demmy, Instructor, Philly Improv Theater, Company member, Tribe of Fools
Nick Gillette, Instructor, Philly Improv Theater, Co-Founde, Almanac Dance Circus Theater 

Moderator:

Mark Cofta, Theater Critic, Broad Street Review

When & Where

Saturday 02/17/2018

11:00 AM EST


Suzanne Roberts Theater
480 S Broad St.
Philadelphia PA 19102

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