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Get into Improv! The Del Close Marathon is Coming Soon!

The 16th Annual Del Close Marathon is coming to New York City June 27th through June 29th! Check out the FAQ’s for more info. Did you know that improvisation can be learned? To do improv comedy well, practice makes for … Continue reading

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Del Close Marathon 2013 Dates!

Rumor has it that the Del Close Marathon will forever now, until someone changes it, run during the last weekend of June. This is hearsay, but let’s hope it is true. I remember this 3 day comedy weekend being as … Continue reading

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UCB Theatre LA: Artistic Excellence & Highbrow Hijinks

Mischief and mayhem took hold of the normally reserved crew at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in LA Monday night. UCB is home to all things comedy and runs one of the premier improv schools in the country. Comedians took … Continue reading

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Lindsey Barrow: Head Explodes But The Show Must Go On.

What does one do with a double major in Anthropology and Psychology from the University of Missouri? Moves to LA to study comedy! At least that’s what Lindsey Barrow did. Lindsey will be coming to NYC this weekend to perform … Continue reading

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Mel Cowan, Laughable & Lovable, Comes to Del Close Marathon

Mirth in a Box has always been a fan of Mel Cowan and we’re glad to be able to interview this stellar talent from the west coast. Mel will be performing at the 14th Annual Del CloseMarathon in NYC. The … Continue reading

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Deborah Tarica Flies from LA to NYC for Comedyfest…and, Boy, are Her Arms Tired!

Deborah Tarica made her first stage appearance in third grade, got booed off stage (we made that up) and waited years before venturing in front of a crowd again. Improv is more to her liking than grammar school drama. Phew! Deborah … Continue reading

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Casey Feigh Comes to Del Close Marathon: Caffeinated Comedy

Casey Feigh?  Just who is Casey Feigh?  Well if you don’t know, read on (OK, read anyway).  Casey will be performing many, many times with 7 different groups at the 14th Annual Del Close Marathon in NYC next weekend (June … Continue reading

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Steve Szlaga Comes to Del Close: Hot Hot Hot Comic Talent!

Mirth in a Box is pleased to interview another young LA improver, Steve Szlaga. Steve will be performing at the 14th Annual Del Close Marathon in NYC next weekend. This 3 day celebration of long form comedy improv runs June … Continue reading

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Scott Neiman: His Humor will Grow on You!

Sorry, Scott but lettuce tell everyone that you have degrees in both Environmental Horticulture and Landscape Architecture. Weed love to talk plants with you but we’re plum out of thyme. Look for Scott Neiman at the 14th Annual Del Close … Continue reading

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Wayland McQueen Coming to Del Close Marathon: Extreme Improv

Good grief! A genuine Midwesterner! Mirth in a Box is excited to get to know the  talented Wayland McQueen. You’ll be able to see him perform long form improv comedy several times during the 14th Annual Del Close Marathon in … Continue reading

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