Improv 4 Kids is the only NYC-based short form professional improv
troupe and show designed exclusively JUST for KIDS!
Improv 4 Kids made it’s off-Broadway debut at the Lambs Theatre in New York City in 2005 and has played hundreds of public
performances. In 2007 Improv 4 Kids became the official outreach
program at the NY Laugh Factory, where it was featured on ABC news. Improv 4 Kids currently plays weekly at the Broadway Comedy Club (53rd / 8th Avenue, 1 block from the Colbert Show stage door, 5 -minute walk form every Broadway show) where they host daytime performances for public and private school groups. Improv 4 Kids also tours the country, performing for school assemblies, military bases, regional theatres, libraries, camps, charity fundraisers, festivals and other special events.
Improv 4 Kids doesn’t simply entertain kids- it engages them. Kids learn and participate in comedy arts through improvisation, music, storytelling, dance, pantomime and theatre. Improv 4 Kids uproarious show channels, inspires and rewards creative energy through
interactive comedy – so round up the kids and let the fun begin!
Improv 4 Kids mission is to entertain, educate and promote laughter to young audiences through cultural creative comedy arts. In recent years, research studies have show that laughter is known to reduce stress hormones, boost brain power, increase energy and focus in addition to being contagious. Using humor during instruction can even lead to increased test scores. Whether it’s through our improv workshops or live performances, The benefits of laughter are numerous!
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Some of the places and events where Improv 4 Kids has
performed in recent years: The Long Wharf Theatre CT, Bay Street Theatre
at SAG Harbor, The National Smithsonian DC, Fort Dix Military Base NJ, Ohio
National Guard, Wolf Trap in the Park, First Night Winchester, First Night
Haddenfeild, Cherry Point Marine Corp, First Night Binghamton.