Magnet Amphitheater presents The Tenth Annual New York Agreeable Ad-lib Anniversary from October 18-21, 2018 at 254 W. 29th Street, arena attic (between 7th and 8th Avenues), NYC. Best tickets are $5-$15 and affection performances by two to four altered agreeable ad-lib acts per show. Anniversary Workshops are additionally actuality offered to bodies of all levels of experience!
Tickets and Workshops are now accessible for acquirement at www.nymif.com.
This year’s 4-day continued anniversary will affection agreeable ball performers from New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Delray Beach, Denver, Austin, Boston, Cambridge, Providence, Washington DC, Kansas City, Oklahoma City, San Francisco, San Diego, Minneapolis, Montreal and Warsaw, Poland! – improvising aggregate from coffeehouse aggressive agreeable duos to acceptable agreeable amphitheater book to archetypal bedrock and Hamilton-esque actual “Hip-Hoperas!” Every allotment of music, lyric, choreography and chat is absolutely fabricated up on the spot!
Featured performers will include…
Baby Wants Candy (NYC), Agreeable Improwizowany (Warsaw, Poland), NORTH COAST Presents ANYBODY: An Improvised Actual Hip-Hopera (NYC), Your Love, Our Agreeable (NYC), Milk Money (Cambridge, MA), The Armando Diaz Experience: Agreeable Copy (NYC), Mansical (Chicago), Mikki Hommel (NYC), Hold for Applause (Montreal), Wonderland (NYC), Premiere: The Improvised Agreeable (NYC), VERN (NYC), After Hours (Oklahoma City), Hansbury and Slack Present THE MOMENT: An Improvised Agreeable Ball (NYC), B.U.M.P. (Boston), Balmy Blooded (NYC), SideCar (International Ensemble), PYROS (NYC), Off Top (NYC), Xplod (NYC), 4D Thieves (NYC), Up Aing (Chicago), Kittyhawk (NYC), Aperture #3 (Washington, D.C.), Aftereffect The Agreeable (NYC), Mikki Hommel (NYC), Large Mouth Bass (Providence, RI), Anarchy (Chicago), Ant Farm (Delray Beach, FL), La Donna Improvvisata(NYC), Shrieking Harpies (Minneapolis, MN), Thank You For Advancing Out (NYC)
The New York Agreeable Ad-lib Anniversary will additionally be featuring up and advancing performers in the NYMIF I.P.O. (Initial Public Offering). Assuming this year are Bad Karaoke Acquaintance (Baltimore),
Prince (NYC), Nice Jewish Girls (Austin) and Heavy Rotation (Washington, D.C.)
Musical Inspirado – On Thursday, October 19 at 11:00pm, the alone MUSICAL ad-lib antagonism in the world! This year four agreeable ad-lib teams: Xpl?d (NYC), 4D Thieves (NYC), Up Aing (Chicago), Kittyhawk (Magnet, NYC) will anniversary acquire one claiming and action it out for the audience’s approval. Once all of the votes accept been tallied, one champ shall be awarded the awful coveted Dale North Memorial Trophy. Don’t absence your adventitious to see what will be the best aggressive affair of improvised musicals of the century!
Armando Diaz Experience: Agreeable Copy – On Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 7:00pm, a agreeable copy of the archetypal “Armando” anatomy which originated at the iO (formerly accepted as ImprovOlympic) in Chicago. Agreeable improvisors will assignment off of the words of a appropriate bedfellow Monologist to actualize a absolutely accomplished One Night Alone musical!
SideCar: International Ensemble – On Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 7:00pm, a aggregation of improvisers from all over the U.S., Canada and Germany, will appear calm from their corners of the apple to actualize an exciting, (possibly multi-lingual,) One-Night-Only, absolutely improvised agreeable performance!
Trudy Carmichael’s Agreeable Mixer – On Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 11:30pm, this backward night anniversary favorite, now in its tenth year, challenges you to try your adult (and manly) luck at authoritative up music with some of the finest Agreeable Improvisers in the country. Anyone can assurance up to accomplish – alike if it’s your aboriginal time! Keep your backing buried because acceptance to the Mixer is 100% FREE! Hosted by Las Vegas Lounge Legend and lush, Absence Trudy Carmichael and her authentic sidekick, T.J. with The Magnet Agreeable Mixer Orra, a 5-piece bandage led by the incomparable Frankie Keys, accouterment improvised agreeable accessory throughout the night!
ABOUT THE PERFORMERS:
4D Thieves – (NYC) Two improvisors, one location, a apple abounding of characters – let 4D Thieves booty you on a agreeable ride that’s abiding to accomplish you feel again.
After Hours (Oklahoma City) is a agreeable ad-lib leash from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Accepted for their assortment both in agreeable styles and claimed identities, After Hours has been absorbing audiences back 2014 from Oklahoma City to New York City. Built-in from night owls musically waxing abstract into the “After Hours,” Cristela Carrizales, Kendon Lacy, and Kyle Gossett began to sing the accuracy with improvised songs, featuring aerial melodies and bound harmonies. Using their agreeable abilities, After Hours takes belief from the admirers and spins them into comedic contentment with absolutely improvised scenes and songs.
After Party (Chicago) is an all-female agreeable ad-lib group. Alike our MD and Director are….you got it! Ladies!! Our shows are fast paced, character-packed, aerial energy, and abominably smart. all the women of After Partyare graduates of some of the best ad-lib institutions in Chicago, including the Second CIty, iO, and the Annoyance.
Anarchy (Chicago) Fight the man with Anarchy as they date improvised bedrock operas! Anniversary appearance is absolutely articulate (opera) and fabricated up (improvised) by a accomplished bandage of agreeable rebels in the appearance of your admired bedrock musicals and abstraction albums.
Ant Farm (Delray Beach, FL) Welcome, friend, to the Ant Farm. It’s actuality breadth we abound our characters. Appear into the barn breadth it’s warm. Lay with the improvised agreeable numbers and accept to their candied melodies. The acceptable ad-lib apple is affluent with advancement and accomplished with comedy. Did I anytime acquaint you about the time I…Hey! Keep that aperture open! What were ya built-in in a house?!
Baby Wants Candy (NYC) has accustomed itself in New York and Chicago as the alone agreeable ad-lib accumulation to accomplish a fully-improvised ball agreeable with a abounding band. Based on a distinct admirers advancement of a appellation the actors and musicians assignment calm accordingly to bear a amusing evening’s entertainment.
B.U.M.P. (Boston’s Unscripted Agreeable Project) is a fully-improvised ball agreeable with a alive band. After accepting a distinct advancement from the audience, the casting of B.U.M.P. creates a appearance abounding of heroes, villains, lovers, Sasquatches and surprises. Aggregate from the singing, to the dancing to the music created by our bandage is improvised. No two shows are anytime the same!
Door #3 is a accommodating of Washington, DC breadth musicians and improvisers with a array of comedy, improvisation, agreeable amphitheater and articulate achievement backgrounds committed to assuming meaningful, memorable, anecdotal improvised agreeable theater. Formed in Spring 2014, they are accepted and accustomed for their affected harmonies, bawdy rap, emotionally absolute stories, and a bit of claret thirstiness. Back its inception, accumulation has been assuming to babble reviews at Washington DC breadth festivals, and theaters including a championship run in Beam Index Theater’s 2014-2015 Ad-lib Wars.
Hansbury and Slack Present THE MOMENT: An Improvised Agreeable Ball (NYC) – Based on a advancement from the audience, Beth Slack and Brian Hansbury will ad-lib scenes into songs and attending to dig a little bit added into the accord amid two people. They focus on the absolute accord being of activity with songs and affection and amusement throughout.
Hold For Applause accept accomplished and accomplish at Montreal Ad-lib Amphitheater and accompany their beginning Canadian appearance to the New York City stage!
Kittyhawk (NYC) Agreeable ad-lib abode aggregation Kittyhawk brings the adult vocality of opera, the anxious tones of rock, and the silliest improvised belief calm in this amusing new show. With admirable harmonies, ballsy fugues, and adventurous comedic choices, A KittyRawk Opera will leave you absent to apprehend added of our Kitty squawk!
La Donna Improvvisata (NYC) After a acknowledged acceptance at the 2013 New York Agreeable Ad-lib Anniversary and appearances in the New York International Fringe Festival, Ad-lib Boston, Arcade Ball Theater, NCCAF, Del Close Marathon and Chicago Agreeable Ad-lib Festival, Lisa Flanagan’s agitating and amusing abandoned show, “La Donna Improvvisata” explores the acute affections and classical archetypes of opera through alive comedy. Sometimes funny. Sometimes sad. Always sung.
Large Mouth Bass (Providence, RI) led by able artisan Keith Munslow on keyboard, accomplish a storyline based continued anatomy agreeable in a appearance we alarm a Pop-Opera. The storyline, music, and curve of chat are all absolutely fabricated up on the spot, and every bandage is in song.
Mansical (Chicago) This accumulation of misfits has developed into a tight-knit aggregation that loves harmonies and absolutely embraces the oddities of activity on stage. MINT Eastwood is composed of 12 individuals who are accessible to draft your apperception with their relationship-driven scenes and improvised adapted tunes.
Mikki Hommel takes her accomplishments as a soulful accompanist songwriter and puts a agreeable ad-lib circuit on it. Improvising with her abounding band- pop, body and alarm songs based off of assorted topics. As a artisan and recording artist, she can’t abide a acceptable angle or the glimpse of creating the anytime archetypal pop song. She takes assorted suggestions and creates a song, secretly acquisitive that it ability acreage her a Grammy. Hey, a babe can dream right?! She and the bandage are captivated to be a allotment of NYMIF’s 10 year anniversary!!
Milk Money (Cambridge, MA) does Hip Hop ad-lib comedy. Ad-lib Beatboxing Hip Hop
Musical Improwizowany (Warsaw, Poland) We are the aboriginal improvised agreeable accumulation from Poland, affiliated with Warsaw Ball Club. A active alloy of skill, experience, and activity led by adept fingers of pianist Joanna Kucharczyk. Sometimes crazy, sometimes emotional, sometimes heartwarming, sometimes aphotic and mysterious. Always with the affection for music.
NORTH COAST Presents ANYBODY: An Improvised Actual Hip-Hopera (NYC) Beginning off their Off-Broadway run at The Connelly Theater, NORTH COAST’S atomic performances accept been packing ball venues, universities, and festivals civic back 2009. Named one of the “Top Ten Best Ball Shows” by Time Out New York, North Coast has been featured on Vh1, in Slate’s Podcast The Gist, The Village Voice, and The New York Times Ball Listings, North Coast is bottomward knowledge. History knowledge. New York City’s arch hip-hop ad-lib team, has continued been accepted for their seamless affiliation of bathe rapping and continued anatomy ad-lib comedy. But in the calefaction of Lin Manuel’s accident Broadway hit Hamilton, North Coast is demography your admired actual amount and accomplish a full, factually-accurate, absolutely improvised Hip-Hopera to amuse your ache for hip-hop history. Nikola Tesla? Bawse. Ida B. Wells? Flawless. Louisa May Alcott? Mic drop.
OFF TOP is a assorted accumulation of accomplished Hip Hop Improvisers in NYC. It’s breadth ad-lib scenes about-face into a bathe rap song with the abutment of alive beatboxing and our Hype man, Fat Doctor!
Premiere: The Improvised Agreeable (NYC) appearance NYC’s top ball performers and instructors! Anniversary anniversary the casting takes a advancement from the admirers and turns it into a absolutely crafted agreeable – anniversary character, song and ball cardinal is absolutely fabricated up! Led by allegorical Magnet Agreeable Director Frank Spitznagel, and with a casting whose able credits accommodate Second City, Baby Wants Candy, HBO and Ball Central.
PYROS (NYC) sets the date on FIRE every anniversary with a agitation of beaming songs, baking characters afire with desire, and accelerated oxidation. But never fear: we’re safety-minded Pyros! If you CAN angle the heat, ysis us out, Tuesdays at the Magnet Theater!
Sequel:The Agreeable takes the audience’s advancement of a Broadway Agreeable and improvises a agreeable of what happens aing in the sequel. Anytime admiration if Cosette and Marius end up activity into couples counseling? Or are Roxie and Velma anytime able to acquisition husbands again? Does the Phantom of the Opera now accept to get a job at Target? Does Mimi still assignment at the Cat Scratch Club? Acquisition out the answers to all your Broadway agreeable questions and added with this account agreeable ad-lib show!
Shrieking Harpies (Minneapolis, MN) is a angry coquette powered agreeable ad-lib leash committed to bringing bad-assery to the ad-lib date through the ability of their choir and through anniversary new adventure they take.
Thank You For Advancing Out celebrates the LGBTQ association with ad-lib and storytelling from performers of all levels. Based on the capacity of a accessible and ardent advancing out adventure from one of our two storytellers, our improvisers accomplish up a hilariously astute and artistic appearance (and again a musical!) on the spot.You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll laugh-cry. COME OUT and accompany us, won’t you?
Up Next, we booty our audience’s (and our own) fears, hopes, and dreams and appearance them what may be cat-and-mouse appropriate about the corner. Are our predictions accurate? Who’s to say-but they absolutely are exciting, fun, and loud!
VERN (NYC) Unapologetically agog and bedeviled with acceptable melodies, Vern will appearance you a kick- time and leave you with a song ashore in your head. Vern formed as a abode aggregation at the PIT in May of 2014, and currently performs every anniversary on Super Free Wednesdays. Their interests accommodate anecdotal structure, candied harmonies, and continued walks on the beach. They are Vern (VERN!).
Warm Blooded (NYC) a Agreeable Megawatt agreeable ad-lib abode aggregation at the Magnet Amphitheater in NYC!
Wonderland (NYC) hails from the Magnet Amphitheater in New York breadth they accomplish consistently as allotment of the Magnet Agreeable Megawatt. They booty a advancement from the admirers and actualize a affluent and bright apple abounding with characters from all walks of life.
Xpl?d is a agreeable ad-lib ensemble based in New York City. There’s alone one affair they adulation added than comedy: music! They’re all about belting, riffing, and adapted at the top of their lungz!
Your Love, Our Agreeable (NYC) is a LIVE agreeable ad-lib appearance about… love! Agreeable improvisers Rebecca Vigil and Evan Kaufman account a brace from the admirers about their adulation life, than actualize a absolutely improvised agreeable about that couple’s adulation story! It’s aloof like Hamilton… if Hamilton was about how you met your admirer online dating.
The NYMIF I.P.O. (Initial Public Offering)
Bad Karaoke Acquaintance (NYC) accomplish up a agreeable on the atom with heroes, villains, sidekicks, and setbacks from a distinct chat admirers suggestion.
Heavy Rotation (Washington, D.C.) is an improvised bedrock ball appearance that appearance the absolute and abracadabra of advancing dreams forth the alley with a band.
Nice Jewish Girls (Austin, TX) An East Coast Jew and a West Coast Jew met in Austin, Texas, of all places, and formed a agreeable duo. Their sets generally chase ridiculous, over the top characters who sing their hearts out. They’re cool and silly, but with heart.
Prince (NYC) got its alpha in the best accidental way. Our names were pulled out of a hat. Little did we apperceive the fates were assimilate something! Prince grew from a agglomeration of strangers into a absolutely adamant aggregation that believes in apprehension the funny while addition for those aerial notes. Prince’s sets are down- to -earth and sometimes “down and dirty”. Prince believes you are never too old to accept a blessed childhood! So appear out and ball with us!
Magnet Theater, NYC accustomed in March of 2005. Founders Armando Diaz, Ed Herbstman and new partner, Sean Taylor came calm with the accepted ambition of teaching architecture and account writing, while developing and presenting absurd ball shows and added assorted entertainments and art. Magnet Theater’s founders advised beneath long-form Chicago ad-lib authority Del Close at Ad-lib Olympic and accept back helped to appearance the New York ball arena badly through teaching, assuming and presenting absurd theatrics alone and together.
Magnet Amphitheater offers a abounding agenda of classes in ad-lib comedy, agreeable improv, account autograph and performing, storytelling, and on-camera auditioning for all levels of acquaintance with new classes basic regularly. All classes are based on The Magnet Amphitheater Core Curriculum, which provides acceptance with a solid foundation in ad-lib fundamentals accompanying with abounding achievement opportunities. For added advice about classes at Magnet Amphitheater or to register, appointment www.magnettheater.com.
Magnet Amphitheater hosts performances every night from 6:30pm to midnight at 254 W. 29th Street, arena attic (between 7th and 8th Avenues), NYC. Showtimes and descriptions can be begin at
www.magnettheater.com. Seating is accepted admission. Lobby opens 30 account above-mentioned to anniversary show. Light snacks, beer and wine are for sale. No alcohol minimum. Wheelchair-accessible. Air-conditioned. For added information, appointment www.magnettheater.com.
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