Top 12 Reasons to Take an Improv Class (part 2)

Posted on 13. Jan, 2014 by in Blog, Improv

New week, new reasons! Check out some more great motivational blurby things from CSz playerz from around the globe and see why taking a chance on an improv class could be one of the smartest (and most fun!) things you do this 2014. Still haven’t read part 1 where we talk about how Saturday Night […]

Top 12 Reasons to Take an Improv Class (part 1)

Posted on 10. Jan, 2014 by in Blog, Improv

When Saturday Night Live announced Sasheer Zamata as their newest cast member to join the venerable late-night institution, we were floored to discover that not only had she gotten bit by the improv bug after seeing a ComedySportz show, but followed that urge by taking a chance on enrolling in a weekend workshop. Her first […]

Player Spotlight: Chayton “shot of” Whiskey

Posted on 27. Dec, 2013 by in Blog, CSz Culture, Improv

One day while wondering through a forest, Chayton found the trees slowly being replaced with fur coats. Eventually he discovered that he had, in fact, walked in to a wardrobe. Upon exiting the wardrobe he found himself in a magical land known as San Jose, California. However, when he tried to return back to his […]

Player Spotlight: Taylor “XTREME” Sternberg

Posted on 20. Dec, 2013 by in Blog, CSz Culture

Taylor never wanted to do ComedySportz. He was forced into it in High School when the president of the Theater Arts Club removed the historic “Improv Night” and replaced it with ComedySportz. After his reluctance, Taylor fell in love with the show, and has been making audiences groan at his puns ever since. Originally from […]

What we’re thankful for – drum(stick) roll please…

Posted on 21. Nov, 2012 by in Blog, CSz Culture

Happy Thanksgiving, Loyal Fanz! Before the tryptophan kicks in, a few CSz playerz want to share some gratitude with you – let us know your own in the comments! Have a safe and wonderful holiday, Courtney  | @CourtneyPong — “I am thankful that I have clever friends who will play “Cards Against Humanity” with me […]

Free ComedySportz tickets and corporate training? Yes, please!

Posted on 19. Sep, 2012 by in Blog, Corporate, News

Extra, Extra, Read All About It!  Enter to win free ComedySportz tickets AND a one-hour corporate training giveaway! Read how player/teacher/refs Courtney Pong and Scott Schroder morphed their San Jose State University education into careers AND improvisation!  Thank CEO Jeff Kramer for explaining how improv can help you in business!  Marvel at the three faces of player/ref Andy Alder!  Witness referee Sam Neipp throw […]

25 Years of Thanks

Posted on 28. Aug, 2012 by in Blog, Corporate, CSz Culture

All right, we’ll say it: 25 years in the Silicon Valley has left us misty-eyed. These days, for a small business to hit the quarter of a century mark, it means a lot of blood, sweat and tears went into keeping the lights on and the seats warm. Fast forward to today and we can’t […]

Improv, HuffPo and the rise of MST3K

Posted on 21. Aug, 2012 by in Blog, Improv

Happy late August, Loyal Fanz! (That’s a thing, right?) If you’re doing the math, we not only have one show at the ComedySportz theater, but FOUR now: ComedySportz, Much Improv About Nothing, The Midnight Show and the newest, Down In Front, the improvised b-movie experience in the style of Mystery Science Theater 3000. That’s right […]

What We’re Thankful For (it’s better than Green Bean Casserole!)

Posted on 23. Nov, 2011 by in Blog, CSz Culture

It’s going to be a busy weekend, with the annual Silicon Valley Turkey Trot on Thursday and our special ComedySportz Mashup matches on Saturday – but before we get swept into the holiday hustle, we wanted to pause reflect on what a few CSz’ers are thankful for this 2011. Enjoy and add some thankfulness of […]

CSz Out and About: Playerz take on the Annual Silicon Valley Turkey Trot

Posted on 22. Nov, 2011 by in Blog, CSz Culture, News

Hey there, Loyal Fanz! ComedySportz player Cassie “Kiss From A” Rosenbrock here. I wanted to steal a moment to let you know that here at ComedySportz, we see you every weekend where we get to make you laugh and add a little joy to your weekend – But we’re not just improvisers, and we certainly […]

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