Monthly Archives: February 2018

Just in case you think this was made up

If anyone was wondering if my last story was fanciful, here is video of the incident.

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All the world is not a stage

Once, the Chainsawboys performed in Boston as a part of improv festival at a space call Improv Asylum. Our hosts were extremely friendly and kind so we were given the prime eight o’clock slot. It was a packed house and … Continue reading

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Sing like you hope no one’s listening

Musical improv is very popular. If it is done properly, it’s a magic trick, a song from a suggestion. In the interest of full disclosure, singing is not one of my innate talents. I don’t even sing in the shower, … Continue reading

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What are we doing here?

“What are we doing here? Both of us can write.” These words were uttered backstage at a Chainsaw Boys show by my fellow Chainsaw and good friend, Mike Bencivenga as the overture for the show was being played by our … Continue reading

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Just a Suggestion

It’s a poor craftsman who blames his tools and a subpar improviser that blames their audience. After all, it’s improviser’s job to entertain, not the audience’s job to BE entertained. Even so, when you do enough improv shows, there are … Continue reading

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