A documentary about improv comedy in New York City made by Nate Dern.
A Brief History of Improv - an excerpt (and a work in progress) from the film.
Please provide any feedback! If you improv excerpts notice a mistake or something that could be described more clearly, please let us know!
Is this a documentary or an ad for UCB?
Yes Funny Beans For LIFEEEEE!!!!!!
I’m pretty positive no one outside of NY considers UCB the premiere venue for long form improv. iO still reigns supreme.
Awesome work. I have one nitpicky note: ”By 1996, the UCB had a show on Comedy Central and a theatre.” Not exactly… They...
Could you please get Morgan Freeman to do the voice over?
Very concise history!