ABOUT IMPROV 4 KIDS
Improv 4 Kids is the only NYC-based short form professional improv
troupe and show designed exlusively JUST for KIDS!
Improv 4 Kids made it's off-broadway debut at the Lambs Theatre in
New York City in 2005 and has played hundreds of public
performances. In 2007 Improv 4 Kids became the official outreach
program at the former Laugh Factory and the current Times Square
Arts Center. Recently featured on ABC news, Improv 4 Kids hosts
weekly daytime performances in NYC for public and private school
groups. Improv 4 Kids also tours the country, performing for school
assemblies, military bases, regional theatres, libraries, camps,charity
fundraisers, festivals and special events.
Improv 4 Kids doesn't simply entertain kids- it engages them. Kids learn
and participate in comedy arts through improvisation, music,
storytelling, dance, pantomime and theatre. Improv 4 Kids uproarious
show channels, inspires and rewards creative energy through
interactive comedy - so round up the kids and let the fun begin!
Improv 4 Kids' mission is to entertain, educate and promote laughter to
young audiences through cultural creative comedy arts. In recent
years, research studies have show that laughter is known to reduce
stress hormones, boost brain power, increase energy and focus in
addition to being contagious. Using humor during instruction can even
lead to increased test scores. The benefits of laughter are numerous!
Interested in learning more about the art of improvisation?
Click here to visit our Study Guides and Glossary of improvisational
Some of the places and events where Improv 4 Kids has
performed in recent years: The Long Wharf Theatre CT, Bay Street Theatre
at SAG Harbor, The National Smithsonian DC, Fort Dix Military Base NJ, Ohio
National Guard, Wolf Trap in the Park, First Night Winchester, First Night
Haddenfeild, Cherry Point Marine Corp, First Night Binghamton.