Vintage Improv Festival 2020September 11-13, 2020
About Vintage Improv Festival 2020The worlds only major improv festival dedicated to the performance of Vintage improvisers age 50 and over. This festival creates community by learning together with world class Vintage improv professionals, performing together both as preexisting Vintage Troupes and/or in Curated teams that have worked together intensively on a specific improv format during the festival. All invited teams and solo performers take 15-18 hours of intensive small-group instruction together. Each participant performs at least once each night. This year we will have an advanced musical improv intensive as well as an introduction to a specific MI format suitable to any level of MI experience. We will have a BAT and various long form options taught by our amazing faculty that includes David Razowsky, Jay Sukow, Tom Tollenaere and Deana Criess.
Dedicated to the proposition that comedy gets better with age, a Vintage Improv Festival (VIF) is a joyous celebration of the Art of Improvisation featuring improvisers who are at least 50 years old. Through performances and in learning community over one jam-packed weekend, each Festival is designed to support the Vintage community while reaching out to the general public through performance to foster intergenerational appreciation and communication. Sponsored by Vintage Improv Festival, Inc. a nonprofit organization based in the Boston Massachusetts area, the organization is committed to working with other cities to sponsor regional VIF spinoffs in order to meet the needs of a growing and underserved improv demographic.