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Show Proposals now open!

Loading… HUGE show proposals are now open!Please submit your show for a 2022 run before November 15th If you cannot see the form below, click HERE If you have any questions or concerns, please email

Improvathon 2021 Registration and FAQs!

Improvisers at HUGE Improv Theater are taking the stage — and not giving it back for 28 hours — to raise money for this non-profit, artist-led improvisational theater. It’s a one-of-a-kind fundraising barnstorm that coincides with Give to the Max Day, November 18, an annual event when Minnesotans display their generosity by celebrating and donating to local nonprofits through… Read more »

An Introduction to Edits

There are lots of ways to get from scene to scene, here are some popular ones and one variation of how to execute them. These edits are used differently by different groups, and can be adapted as needed. The source of most of these edits is iO Theater in Chicago. Sweep When the scene is… Read more »

Stage Picture

Excerpted and adapted by Jill Bernard from The Complete Play Production Handbook by Carl Allensworth. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1973. including Figures 6-12, 6-13, and 6-14. Who has the focus in this scene?  What is giving him focus? (Nick Rindo, Madhu Bangalore, Michael Larson. Photo credit: Divya Maiya) “Stage picture” is what the… Read more »

Limited Show Proposal window now open!

Hello hello! As we look ahead to the Fall/Winter and getting back up to our full show calendar capacity, we are currently taking submissions for a limited number of shows. We will first prioritize re-scheduling shows that lost their scheduled HUGE run in 2020 (which were many! we had much of the year scheduled) and… Read more »

A note from Rita…

Hi HUGE Community! Well, here we are. We’re all crawling back into the world and we’re all a little wobbly at best, but I am so overwhelmingly happy that the wobbly path is leading us all back to the HUGE stage. This place was never meant to be empty so long and I can’t wait… Read more »

Taking Submissions for Summer Potluck

Hi! What a time! Wowowowow, it’s all happening! HUGE is now accepting submissions to schedule a limited number of shows Fridays and Saturdays through July and August, LIVE IN-PERSON shows as we work to get back up to full capacity and stay within safety guidelines and recommendations. “Summer Potluck” will run at 8pm and a… Read more »

BaF / TCIFs – Selections

We are excited to announce that Black and Funny Improv Festival and Twin Cities Improv Festival performing lineup for the in-person shows at the Bakken MuseumOnline shows to be announced soon ! Please join us in congratulating : BLACKOUTBrotha BrothaBummertownDillyDallHausFeel Good About Yourself OrchestraGay/Straight AllianceMAYHEMMud CovenMurderClownShow XXShrieking HarpiesThe Bearded CompanyThe Messthe ProvettesUbookuitousUnpronouncablesWhere I Am NowWicked… Read more »