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Showtime: Improv Saga, Part Two

February 26, 2010

Tess Yanisch

Featuring the actual College Improv Tournament national competition, various hopefully-useful definitions, and the thrills and pitfalls of live webcasting. FREE BONUS ANALYSIS of what makes the Sunshine Scouts unique (hint: we're artsy liberal arts students).

4th in the Nation: An Improv Odyssey

February 19, 2010

Tess Yanisch

--Except, you know, without the whole lasting-twenty-years thing. And no ships or witches or gods. And an indoor swing. (The place we stayed was possibly the best part, which is not an insult to the Chicago College Improv Tournament--the place was just awesome.)

Music Matters

December 22, 2009

Marsha Lynn Bragg

With winter shutdown (aka winter break) soon upon us, the sounds of music have come to a standstill.

The nature of long music

December 7, 2009

Chris Gollmar

I'm not one of those folks who has some sort of otherworldly emotional or psychic connection to music, but there is something about especially long pieces of music that gets to me.


November 25, 2009

Will Mason

Performing in Cleveland as an Oberlin student.


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