Posts Categorized: General

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 »

NOW ACCEPTING SHOW PROPOSALS

Hi hi! It’s March and that means that the Show Proposal form is now open and accepting submissions through March 30th for shows that will run at HUGE June-December of 2020. Keep ’em rolling in! We’re excited. All information needed should be in the form but email rita@hugetheater.com with any other questions. Loading… If you… Read more »

HUGE is closed – no heat!

Our HVAC is out – the building is cold and locked down this evening! ** 401 class at the Ivy is still ON ** Parts are ordered and repair is set for tomorrow morning – All Friday shows will proceed as normal

2/9/2020 – EDIT: *all* classes cancelled

Road conditions look pretty snowy and the parking lot is buried…we are cancelling all classes today. They will be rescheduled for a later date! Stay home, stay safe!