One Fifth of ‘The Shining’

(from Artistic Director, Tim Wick) At the moment, I’m deep in the work of rehearsing our next Fearless Comedy production. On May 5th, Fearless will be presenting one fifth of the annual Five Fifths fundraiser of the Minnesota Fringe Festival.  It is one of their major yearly fundraisers in which five companies each produce one fifth of a well known film. This year, the film is Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining” and I was fortunate enough to be…

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Double Blind Improv

I’ve been writing about Die Laughing for so long, I guess I don’t know what to write about any more! We raised a lot of money last weekend.  We also debuted a new show.  A show that is going to be performed monthly at Honey.  Maybe I should tell you about that! Double Blind Improv will Debut on Wednesday, May 21st.  It was conceived by company member Eric Thompson and it is all about keeping the…

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Fearless Team Wins Trivia Contest!

Team Phobophobia, made up of Fearless Company Members and Enthusiasts Molly, Cetius, Bob and Caitlin won the Geek Partnership Society Annual Trivia Contest, ending eight years of domination by Cinema Rex and Dolemite. They did it with mad reading skills, buzzer speed, and a little bit of game theory!   After the great success at Die Laughing, a trivia victory and our improv troupe starting up, this is officially the MONTH OF FEARLESS! Way to…

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Die Laughing – Note From the AD

Hour 49 and 3/4.  We were almost finished with a comedy marathon when the unexpected happened. Our penultimate act finished early.  That happens sometimes.  They were an improv group and they reached a good point to stop.  So they stopped. I was hosting the last hour of Die Laughing but with (I thought) fifteen minutes to go, I wasn’t in the room at the time.  I heard applause and realized I was on.  And I…

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