Category Archives: JUST FOR FUN

Laughter IS the Best Medicine

It doesn’t take much to get the average person to laugh. Picture a lineup of funny movies or television shows, and chances are that you let out a chuckle just thinking about them. Over the years, psychologists have found that … Continue reading

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Grandpa Joe IS The Worst Sketch Comedy NYC New Video

http://www.eightimprov.biz​ http://www.newyorkimprovtheater.com​ SUNDAY NIGHT LAUGHS presents The latest sketch​ by Samuel Van Wyk stars Walt Frasier​ as Grandpa Joe. For years the debate has been – Is Grandpa Joe an ally or villain in Willy Wonka. You be the judge … Continue reading

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Live Improv Comedy Anyone? NYC TROUPE READY

Email booking requests for upcoming events. Check menu above for links to public classes and shows online and coming soon back to Times Square NYC. It’s been a year. Our last show was March 9, 2020. My last day teaching … Continue reading

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Eight Is Never Enough – Interactive Musical Improv Comedy – 6pm Sunday Feb 28

Since 2002, the cast of EIGHT IS NEVER ENOUGH has played 7000+ shows live from Times Square (off-Broadway, Top NYC Clubs) and touring nationwide (clubs, theaters, colleges and private events) delivering hilarious interactive comedy improvised based on the audience suggestions … Continue reading

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Want to be a working artist?

Every year thousands of hopefuls flood to New York City with stars in their eyes. BIG DREAMS. Most of them have the talent to make it. Most of them won’t make it. Not because for all the reasons your parents … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving NEW Holiday Sketch & More!

THANK YOU ALL, our talented artist, students and fans, all of whom we consider family. Check out his new sketch written, performed and edited by Samuel Van Wyk. Keep the laughter going!!!!! Sam’s Upcoming Online Classes Wednesdays 8pm 201 Advanced Improv … Continue reading

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Online Classes: Improv Comedy, Stand-up Comedy, Musical Theater

ONLINE CLASSES Classes 4 Adults Classes 4 Teens Classes 4 Kids We are very excited to move to a subscription style service for online classes to maximize the value to our students and their parents. Get unlimited access to FOUR … Continue reading

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IMPROV on ZOOM Now Available via Amazon Kindle FREE via KindleUnlimited

Now available on #kindleunlimited for free. Just $2.99 on Kindle and $7.99 via paperback. This book is 18 years in the making with dozens of amazing artists contributing. It’s sale will subsidize the work of professional artists in these lean … Continue reading

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NEW Online and In Person Classes, Camps, Shows #kids #teens #comedy #summercamp

We are very excited about our first weekend back with live classes. 8 students joined us over two days in Central Park. Even during terrible storms we found a great place to avoid the rain at Bethesda Terrace. We have … Continue reading

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Comedy Camp off to Amazing Start ONLINE Thru Sept 3

Sign up for ONE Week ($225), 1/2 day ($150/week) or $700 for FOUR weeksONLINE NOW THRU Sept 3, 2020  Teens – East Coast online 9:30-4 Teens – West Coast online 9:30-4 Kids – East Coast online 9:30-4 Kids – West Coast online 9:30-4 Additional Weekly Classes available … Continue reading

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