Posts Categorized: General

Remembering Ray Hakko

There are no words to express the grief we feel over the loss of beloved local improvisor Ray Hakko, who passed away December 4, 2019. He wrote about his journey to improv through the 55+ program at the Brave New Workshop. His passion soon spilled over and Ray found his way to HUGE Theater. As… Read more »

Upcoming Drop In Classes

Every Tuesday 5-6:30PM, $10 suggested donation, free for members. An ongoing investigation of improvisational scenework with local instructors, open to all experience levels. No registration required, just drop in!  One student writes: ” I am just so darn grateful for the chance to learn from these experienced improvisers. These classes are a gold mine for me…. Read more »

Improvathon 2019 Schedule

WEDNESDAY, NOV 13 8 PM Butts & Beef 8:30 PM Mud Coven 9 PM Whereases 9:30 PM The Shrieking Harpies 10 PM The Bearded Company 10:30 PM Feel Good About Yourself Orchestra 11 PM Crumplestiltskin 11:20 PM Bollyprov 11:40 PM Last Action Movie THURSDAY, NOV 14 GIVE TO THE MAX DAY!!! 12 AM GttMD Kickoff/The… Read more »

Improvathon 2019 Registration and FAQs!

Improvisers at HUGE Improv Theater are taking the stage — and not giving it back for 28 hours — to raise money for the the non-profit artist-led improvisational theater. It’s a one-of-a-kind fundraising barnstorm that coincides with Give to the Max Day, November 14, an annual event when Minnesotans display their generosity by celebrating and donating… Read more »

Who is in the chair?

This came to our by way of FairPlay with an ask that we make a statement in response : “The [ directors ] that HUGE Theater hires for their shows to produce are seemingly missing the intersection in representation. While I applaud the number of non-male identified people they have hired to direct, they are… Read more »

It’s the Annual Happy Hour with the Board of Directors!

Saturday, September 28th, 4:30-6:30pm | Free! It’s the Annual Happy Hour with the Board of Directors!Come have a soda or beer, and we will share all the latest news about HUGE and our future plans. This is one of our favorite traditions and a very important way for us to hear from the people we serve… Read more »

Auditions OPEN for Throwback Night 2020

We are excited to announce the auditions for Throwback 2020 running Fridays at 8p in January & February. This season’s forms are Cat’s Cradle, The Living Room and Deconstruction. Directors are Jill Bernard, Rita Boersma and Hannah Wydeven. Use this form to request an audition for any/all of the following groups: Cat’s Cradle – Directed… Read more »

HUGE Show Proposal Form now OPEN!

It’s that tiiiiiime! The Show Proposal form is now open for the month of September. We will be accepting proposals through Sept. 30th, 2019. We schedule the majority of shows 6-8 months out, though we hold a few programming slots open to have greater flexibility to schedule 1-3 months out. If you have any questions,… Read more »

Family Dinner auditions now OPEN!

Family Dinner is holding auditions to add performers to the current cast. CLARIFICATION: Director Molly Ritchie has already cast some people. This would be supplementing that cast. Please fill out this form to request an audition time for Family Dinner 2019- directed by the show’s creator, Molly Ritchie. Assistant Director: Kim Sigler Back for its… Read more »

Farewell, friend

So often in this community, I hear people say “I don’t remember how we met” about someone that they find themselves close to – which is a tribute to the openness of the people in it and the trust and acceptance that prevails so often in these spaces. Very often the connections come fast and… Read more »