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Spotlight On: The Project

The Project is an improv duo featuring Chuy Zárate and Antonio Zárate. The father-son duo, based out of Austin, Texas, will perform in the 9:05 PM show block on Friday, August 14 at the 2020 Countdown Improv Festival. In this special video spotlight interview, the Zárates talk about the genesis of their duo, what’s great […]

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Spotlight On: Sweaty Dee

“One thing I really love about stand up, and solo improv, is that you have total control of what’s going on in the act. If a bit is going south, it’s up to you to cut it short or take a new direction. It also forces you to be very in-tune with the audience because they are your scene partner.”

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Spotlight On: C.Y.A.

“Our favorite part about improvising together is that when we are truly connected, it doesn’t feel like work.”

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Spotlight On: I Win Improv

“There are so many talented performers out there who go unseen and unheard. Their voices are silenced in the background and they never get a chance to perform and to be themselves.”

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Spotlight On: Together/By Myself

“Improv is not a place of logic; it’s its own parallel universe where my emotions are in full control. All I have to do is let my heart tell me what to do, and as long as I allow myself to honor what I’m honestly feeling, I can never be wrong.”

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Spotlight On: Impromptu

“There’s a synergy that happens when we play together, and we think it has a lot to do with the fact that we are a group composed of an actor, a playwright, and a storyteller.”

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Spotlight On: Internet Friends

“Viewers can expect all of their wildest dreams to come true! Besides that, they can expect multiple characters, unexpected plot twists, and bad wigs – as many bad wigs as I can find.”