Posts Categorized: General

HUGE Hangout Auction Winners!

Congratulations to everyone who bid on fun hangouts with HUGE performers, students and fans. All proceeds went to help HUGE survive and thrive in this tough time. Thank you SO much to everyone who donated a hangout, everyone who bid, and to the dynamic duo of Breanna & Bree who organized the whole shebang! And… Read more »

IMPROV STUDENTS’ BILL OF RIGHTS

Developed in collaboration between Pam Victor and the “Improv Teachers’ Support & Collaboration Group” Facebook group, adapted by HUGE Theater. You have the right to be and feel safe during performances, rehearsals, and classes. You have the right to be treated respectfully. You have the right to set boundaries regarding physical contact and subject matter… Read more »

Whaaa? Fun online shows? YES!

Hi hi! So, we’re still in the midst of it all and missing everyone desperately. We wish our stage could be filled and our theater sold out, but alas, 2020. Anyway, maybe you’ve seen that we’ve recently put together a small bit of online content over on our YouTube Channel to keep HUGE in your… Read more »

HUGE update, June 9, 2020

First and above all else, this has been an historic couple weeks of long-overdue reckoning on police brutality and racism in the wake of George Floyd’s murder, on top of a lousy couple months of COVID isolation. We hope that you and yours are as healthy and safe and engaged as you can be. We… Read more »

A brief statement from HUGE Theater

White supremacy caused this.White silence caused this.Police brutality caused this.Not listening to BIPOC voices caused this.Not making real changes when protests were peaceful caused this.George Floyd is another in a long list of lives taken that caused this. Like many of you, we are angry at the causes of this uprising – and we stand… Read more »

Samantha Pereira Scholars

Every semester, HUGE Theater names a Samantha Pereira Scholar to recognize a scholarship recipient of exceptional merit. Samantha Pereira was one of our teachers; also a performer, director and a beautiful person who passed away in December 2015.  She had a special interest in introducing improv to newcomers — we choose a Samantha Pereira Scholar… Read more »

How to use Zoom

HUGE Theater is using a website app called Zoom for our virtual pods, normally intended for business people to have meetings!  Opening Zoom the First Time It’s best to use a computer — you can also use the Zoom app on your smart phone, but some features are missing. Breanna will email you a link – click… Read more »

HUGE Artists Summit – Now Online, Saturdays April 11 & 18

There is more to doing improv than just… well… doing improv. That’s why HUGE presents the Artists Summit each year — to help equip improvisers at all points in their journeys with some tips and information to increase their opportunities and success. With the world on lock-down, this year’s Summit is still happening but will… Read more »

An Update on COVID-19 from HUGE

Governor Tim Walz has announced updated recommendations regarding COVID-19 for Minnesota. Among these recommendations is that gatherings of any size should be canceled, if 6 feet of social distancing cannot be provided.  Unfortunately, HUGE performances and classes cannot assure this level of social distancing. As a result, HUGE is suspending all activities at this time…. Read more »

A Note from HUGE on COVID

At this time, on the basis of the available information and guidance, HUGE Theater will largely continue its normal operations. While continuing to plan for the possibility of further measures, we are taking the following precautionary steps, effective immediately: We are temporarily reducing our “sold out” capacity from 100 to 60, in order to space… Read more »