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10.31.2016

Matt Hobbs: How Musical Improv Helped Me Write an Album

By Matt Hobbs  I discovered Dad’s Garage shortly after moving to Atlanta in 2010. Prior to that, I’d written some songs, played in a few bands, and done some musical theatre. But I’d never worked as a musical improviser. True story. Outside of the

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10.24.2016

Politics is Easy. Comedy is Hard.

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By August J. Pollak *When I wrote and drew political cartoons, I had a rule: if it took me way too little time to think of a joke, I shouldn’t do it, because it meant every other political cartoonist in the country probably just thought of that one too.

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07.08.2016

Tom Rittenhouse on Failure: Surviving the Worst Improv Scene EVER

I, Tom Rittenhouse, am responsible for the worst improv scene in Dad’s Garage history. There, I said it. Wow! What a statement! Now I can’t say that it was quantifiably the worst. That’s a pretty impossible thing to defend. But it was at least bad e

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03.07.2016

How Improv Helps Toilet Sales

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By Taylor Roy, Dad’s Garage Improviser and Supply.com Salesdude I’ve lived a double life for a while. For the past few years, I’ve been balancing a full-time day job with being an improviser in my free time. As I guess is inevitable, there’s been

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02.19.2016

“Check it out! There are more women than men on stage tonight.”

Photos by Mike Hillman Written By Megan Leahy, Creator of Woman of the Year When I first started taking classes at Dad’s Garage, almost 14 years ago, there were few female improvisers on stage and none in the ensemble. Comedy has traditionally been a bo

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