Funny Bones Improv is a registered 501c3 charitable organization. Our mission is to share the gifts and benefits of laughter with sick children, their families, and their caregivers, in multiple hospitals across Chicago and New Orleans through volunteer comedy improvisation performances.



Funny Bones Improv in NYC, LA & Austin? Yes! With your help.

It’s true, we are looking to open up shop in cities across the US. We have interest in New York, Los Angeles and Austin. It costs just $5,000 for us to start up in a new city. This money is used for supplies such as our “Wheel of Improv”, company T-Shirts for our players, rehearsal … Read more


You Don’t Know the Half of it.

May 23, 2016

NEW ORLEANS – We are so excited for the next You Don’t Know the Half of it that we asked to be there with them and they said, “Yes”! So buy your tickets now – it sold out last time real fast. And come say hi to us – we’ll be there at a table sharing … Read more

When worlds collide…

May 19, 2016

CHICAGO – Here’s a unique experience one of our players had at work. Thanks so much for sharing Chrissy! “I try fairly hard to keep my comedy life and work life separate. The two have blended together at times, like when co-workers attend one of my performances or a fellow improviser is hired as talent … Read more

Meet Michelle!

May 12, 2016

Funny Bones Improv is happy to introduce our new intern to you! Meet Michelle Purdy: Michelle is a New Orleans native, currently studying Theatre and Film at the University of New Orleans. She has been performing since she was four years old and knew she wanted to study comedy at the age of fifteen. Michelle … Read more

Cheers and T-Shirts – it’s a big night for us.

May 9, 2016

Join us for two fun things in one fun night at one fun location! Cheers for Charity – Meet us in the back-room at Cooter Brown’s, mention Funny Bones Improv when you order your drink and we will recieve 20% of the profits. Screens for Good – We will also be revealing the brand new design … Read more

Join the Funny Bones Improv team in New Orleans

May 5, 2016

NEW ORLEANS – Auditions for Funny Bones Improv in New Orleans are being held on Sunday May, 15th from 2:00 to 4:00 at Playhouse NOLA, 3214 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70117. Funny Bones Improv is a registered 501c3 charitable organization. Our mission is to share the gifts and benefits of laughter with sick children, … Read more

Pie! A photo for your chance to win pie.

April 20, 2016

First things first – you love pie, right? And you know how to use a hashtag, right? Use our hashtags now until May 3rd and you might win a delicious pie from our good friends at Windowsill Pie. They just won the top prize for the Woman Entrepreneur Fellowship, sponsored by the Junior League of New … Read more

Meet the Players

Funny Bones Improv has an amazing cast of dedicated volunteer players.  You can see if you know any of them right here!

improve it!

Are you looking for a high-energy, laughter-filled corporate team building workshop that incorporates improvisation teams & techniques, as well as improvised performances at corporate events AND a way to support Funny Bones Improv?  Look no more…click here.