The Kids Table

  • THE KIDS TABLE – December 3, 2015
  • 7PM
  • A benefit for Funny Bones Improv
  • At The Okra Inn
  • Where Doctors are Chefs and Chefs are Judges and you get to enjoy the open bar AND the food
  • Your $50 tax-deductible donation gets you entrance for one person
  • Click here to learn ALL about it and to secure your seat at The Kids Table now



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.


Giving SMILESday – Tuesday, December 1st

November 25, 2015

Our goal is to raise 10K before December 31st!  And here’s why: Laughter enhances your intake of oxygen-rich air, stimulates your heart, lungs and muscles, and increases the endorphins that are released by your brain. It fires up and then cools down your stress response and increases your heart rate and blood pressure. The result? … Read more

Join us at The Big Over Easy!

November 17, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – Join Funny Bones Improv in the kids tent at The Big Over Easy. The Big Over Easy is a fundraiser to support families dealing with the challenges that come with childhood cancer. This family friendly event is set for Sunday, November 22 at The Rusty Nail (1100 Constance Street- Warehouse District). Patrons will … Read more

Conducted Story – it goes like this…

November 11, 2015

CHICAGO – Here we are in Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana playing Conducted Story.  It goes like this: players form a line on the stage. A title for a story and a story genre is obtained from the audience. The lead player starts the game by pointing to a player, who … Read more

We just never know…Happy Birthday Anna!

November 5, 2015

CHICAGO – When Funny Bones goes out for shows, we never know who we will meet, who will need to laugh, or what their day has been before we walk in the doors. This is even more so the case when we sign up for an activity night at Ronald McDonald House Near Lurie Children’s … Read more

We’re visiting Angels’ Place on November 14th!

November 4, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – Angels’ Place was founded in 1997 by Anita Gilford. When her own son was in treatment for cancer, she found that there were few places her family could turn to for help. Because of this, she promised to dedicate her life to helping seriously ill children and their families. Her son won his … Read more

Funny Bones Improv is helping to stock the house.

November 2, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – We just got word that Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater New Orleans is having a “Stock the House Party” and we are going to bring  them some items from their wish list. We love visiting the families that stay at the house (and the staff too!) and are looking forward to … 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.