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“Lake Effect” hits Cleveland

1. IMPROVment hosted “Lake Effect,” its annual comedy show on April 7. 2. Fifth-year student Brett DiCello and second-year student Tony Monczewski perform as IMPROVment cast members at “Lake Effect.”

Mary McPheeters, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2018

This past weekend, IMPROVment held their seventh annual “Lake Effect” improv comedy festival. The April 7 event was free and open to the public like all of IMPROVment’s shows, and featured visiting improv troupes. One of these troupes was Rare Form, a professional improv comedy troupe from ...

Improve your Saturday nights with IMPROVment

Sarah Parr, Contributing Reporter

September 9, 2016

Case Western Reserve University's premiere short-form improv comedy troupe, IMPROVment, kicked off their performance season with a warm—or, dare I say, hot and sweaty—welcome from an entirely packed Eldred Blackbox theater on Sept. 3 from 10 to 11 p.m. “It was great to come back to school and...

IMPROVment shows the campus a good time at fourth annual Lake Effect show

Improvment's Lake Effect event brought togehter local improv comedy groups from around the state of Ohio to perform in a day of laugh-filled performances.

Julia Bianco, News Editor

April 3, 2015

IMPROVment brought the laughs to the Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom on Saturday, March 28, with their fourth annual Lake Effect improv show, which brought Case Western Reserve University’s team together with two teams from Ohio State University and one from Bowling Green State University...

Comedy carnival

Mike McKenna, Director of Print

March 27, 2015

Improv comedy is set to sweep through the Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom this Saturday, March 28, with IMPROVment hosting their biggest event of the year. The Lake Effect Improv Festival will feature performances from four improv comedy troupes from colleges across Ohio in addition to IMPROVment....

IMPROVment Letter to the Editor

October 17, 2014

Dear Editor, We’re writing primarily in response to the article “IMPROVment brings ‘fetch’ back in latest show,” but this letter deals with many of the reviews that are published in The Observer on a regular basis. We are performers at heart, and, as such, expect to be reviewed and critiqued...

Improvment brings “fetch” back in latest show

Enio Chinca, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2014

Case Western Reserve University’s Improv troupe, Improvment, hosted and performed the show “Fetch Improv” on Saturday in the Eldred Black Box. The show featured five performers: Olivia Taliaferro, Josh McElroy, Joe Fennimore, Stephen Kolison and Brad Odhner. The show ran from Oct. 10-11. One...

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