|IMPROV 4 KIDS
|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!
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Some of the places and events where Improv 4 Kids has performed in recent years: The Long Wharf Theatre CT, Bay Street Theatre in SAG Harbor, The National Smithsonian DC, Fort Dix Military Base NJ, Ohio National Guard, First Night Winchester, Cherry Point Marine Corp, First Night Binghamton.