Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane
“Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane," is a live interview show hosted by Jimmy Carrane, a comedian, well-known improv teacher and former host of Studio 312 on Chicago Public Radio. In this show, Jimmy interviews icons in the world of improv and comedy, giving audiences a behind-the-scenes look at their creative process. Laugh along as Jimmy performs a totally unscripted scene with many of his guests and then opens the floor for questions.
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Jimmy Carrane is the host of Improv Nerd and co-author of “Improvising Better: A Guide to the Working Improviser.” He is the former host of Studio 312 on Chicago Public Radio. He has taught at The Second City, IO-Chicago, The Annoyance and Victory Gardens.

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Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane
84: Maribeth Monroe…
Maribeth Monroe plays Alice on ComedyCentral’s Workaholics, is a veteran of The Second City, and will appear in the upcoming HBO series Brink. Maribeth discusses her
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83: Barry Hite…
Barry Hite is one of the creators of the popular “I’m A Fan” webseries of NFL fan videos on The Second City Network, performed with the legendary Bullet Lounge at iO Chica
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82: Jeff Garlin…
Actor and comedian Jeff Garlin returns to Improv Nerd for a really fun interview and improv set. Jeff tells Jimmy about how he turns setbacks into comedy, his relations
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81: The Denver Improv Scene (Justin Fran…
Denver Colorado has a thriving improv scene with multiple theaters providing training and performance opportunities for aspiring improvisers. Jimmy sat down with
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