The Spolin Players

comedy · · Ages 8+ · United States

family friendly
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BOB LEGGETT certified reviewer June 11, 2013
A rare treat - to be surrounded by some of these stars of television and film, spending an evening performing improv games. As is the situation with improv, every show is different, as the audience selects the activity, emotion, location, and background for each game. The result is a fun-filled hour of hilarity, joviality, rapture and enough laughs to make your sides hurt. ... full review
IAN FEDERGREEN certified reviewer June 14, 2013
Your enjoyment of this will depend 100% on your tolerance for short form improv games. It didn't make a convert of me. full review
MORNA MURPHY MARTELL certified reviewer June 29, 2013
I am amazed, dazzled and definitely amused by the brilliant improvisations dealt by this fascinating company. Just think, every show you see will be different but I can only comment, and praise, the one I was lucky enough to witness. Since suggestions come from the audience (and not all seemed pre-set) the series of sketches are actually created on the spot - improv, duh! Favorite sketches, done effortlessly yet with keen precision, include: a man drowning in a leaky submarine, with sound effects “drip drip drip” to curdle your blood; O.J. Simpson in jail deciding whether to have water or juice; a roundelay of gibberish conversations being translated by a cheerful moderator, and a couple searching in a haunted house for the remains of a (may... full review