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The 3rd Annual PreGame Playdate is coming!

Save the date - Sunday September 28th from 11 am – 2 pm, back at Elmwood Kidsports! Not only are we bringing back great snacks from Midway Pizza, High Hat Cafe, Dreamy Weenies, and Hansen’s SnoBliz, but this year, The 610 … Continue reading

Welcome Jill Olson!

We are thrilled to announce that Jill Olson is stepping into the role of Chicago Director! Jill Olson, Chicago Director Jill graduated Cum Laude from Towson University with BA in Theater Arts. She is a graduate of the iO and … Continue reading

Doug and Duffy’s Wedding

We want to send out an enormous CONGRATULATIONS to Doug and Duffy on the celebration of their marriage. Instead of wedding presents, Doug and Duffy generously asked guests to make donations to a charity, one being Funny Bones Improv. We … Continue reading

GiveNOLA Day!

We are honored to be a part of this today! Thank you to everyone who supports our mission to do what we do.

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Funny Bones Improv Featured in the Daily Herald

Funny Bones Improv is featured in today’s Daily Herald! Our performers at Advocate Children’s Hospital in the Chicago suburbs did a wonderful show as always, and the Daily Herald was there to capture it. Not only did they publish a … Continue reading

Restaurant Night Out – March 21st!

Join us in New Orleans on Friday, March 21st for our very first Restaurant Night Out! Our partner restaurants will be donating a portion of their proceeds to Funny Bones Improv to help us continue to perform monthly comedy improvisation … Continue reading

Ha!Spital Training Program deadline for applications is Friday Feb 21st!

This is the last week to register for our Ha!Spital Improv Specialist training! This is a wonderful opportunity to learn a great skill and give back to our community by performing comedy shows in hospitals for sick children. Please visit … Continue reading

February Partnership with RPM FroYo

We are thrilled to partner with RPM Fro Yo this February! Between February 10 – 15, when you stop by and mention FUNNY BONES IMPROV,  20% of proceeds will be donated. PLUS on February 15th, 100% of proceeds will be … Continue reading

Meet Our New Development Director

We are thrilled to introduce Jenny Schecter as our newest team member! Jenny Schecter first discovered improv comedy at The Second City as a teenager and fell in love with the intellectual challenge and the rewarding laughter. After a formal … Continue reading

Join our New Orleans team!

You will be connecting with sick kids and their families, making them laugh and helping relieve their stress, when they need it most – in hospitals. You don’t need any previous experience with comedy improvisation.  For more details and to … Continue reading

Elmwood Gymnastics Last Kids Night of the Year!

Sonic-Blast Night!

We are extremely excited about this event on Wednesday December 11th! A huge thank you to the students at McMain High School for hosting this fundraiser. Come on out and eat some yummy food at Sonic (3913 Veterans) between 4-8 … Continue reading

Lusher Improv Fundraiser

Last week’s hospital performance by the students at Lusher High School was truly spectacular. The 10 students put on an amazing show for an audience filled with kids who spent an hour laughing and playing with them. We were approached … Continue reading

Lusher Hospital Performance

We are thrilled to be hosting a performance at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans on Friday November 15th in partnership with Lusher High School and our Improv in Education program. This fall, we trained 10 Lusher students in comedy improvisation … Continue reading