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Failing the improv

Werner Trieschmann

Failing the improv

a short comedy

by Werner Trieschmann

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Published by Playscripts, Inc. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Werner Trieschmann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2007/41869 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. ;
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16241574M
LC Control Number2007540401

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His book is practical and is written in an easy-to-follow style. It is filled with some great tips and exercises to help you become a better improviser. (I even tried one of his tips this weekend).

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The book The Improv Mindset by Bruce and Gail Montgomery provides the framework, activities, case stories, and data to help you apply improv in a. "Commencing with a charmingly self-reflexive gesture, Werner Trieschmann's Failing the Improv is a wry scenario where a jaded and condescending ex-TV writer, Ty, must pay the bills teaching the ABCs of standup to hicks from the sticks, Win and Louise -- only to have the tables turned on him.".

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Like most creative endeavors, practicing improv means failing upwards. At least in improv you’ll be failing as a group. Thankfully, though, improv audiences tend to.

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