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
100th episode! – Brian McCann…
Jimmy celebrates his 100th episode! For the big occasion, Jimmy interviews Brian McCann, the Emmy-winning writer for Late Night with Conan O’Brien. He is now c
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99: Travis Ploeger…
During a trip to our nation’s capitol, Jimmy sat down with Travis Ploeger, former longtime member of New York’s renowned Chicago City Limits and current
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Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane
#98: Sad On Vacation…
Here’s one from the vault! Live from Chicago’s Sketch Fest at Stage 773, Jimmy interviews the members of Sad On Vacation. The guys talk about their writin
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97: Punam Patel…
In this episode, Jimmy interviews Punam Patel, a current member of Second City’s e.t.c. cast. A native of Florida and an Indian-American, Punam talks about the
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