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Writer's Center
4508 Walsh Street Bethesda, MD 20815
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3.3 / 5 Rated by 11 members
Review from Roberta
11 events 4 reviews

It is great! I always come to their performance whenever I have a chance. I can't wait for the next one!

reviewed Oct 29 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary Bauer Tucker
14 events 4 reviews

We had absolutely no idea what either of the 3 troupes were doing. At the beginning, they asked for ideas from the audience, interacted with two people, then used one idea repeatedly, and the other ideas not at all. They switched from skit to...continued

reviewed Oct 22 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Daphne Whtie
19 events 4 reviews

What happened to the old Precipice Theater? They were FANTASTIC!!! These new groups -- with the strange names -- didn't come CLOSE to the antics of the old Precipice Improv.

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE bring the old group back!!! This was a...continued

reviewed Oct 22 2011 report as inappropriate
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Four improv troupes, Precipice, Fling, Blank Slate, and Just Moxie perform together for the first time in an evening of improvised comic plays. Each show is anchored by Bob Adler and Ric Andersen of Precipice, who will improvise an entire comic play, creating all the characters and situations themselves using nothing but their skill, talent, and imaginations, and audience suggestions. Each show also includes at least two of the other troupes improvising their own one-act plays, providing contrasting comic styles and characters.

Precipice creates original, never-seen-before and never-to-be-seen again, totally improvised, full-length comic plays. *

Experience the excitement* of witnessing a new comic play unfold as it is being created from your suggestions.

What kind of suggestions? Two completely unrelated locations. Locations so different that Shakespeare himself would have a hard time weaving them into a story. (They like the challenge.) *

How unpredictable does it get?* Shows from last season included “The Greek Island and the College Admissions Office” and “Home Depot and the Earth-bound Meteor.” *

What will the next play be about?* Only you know. Come to the show ready to suggest a favorite location to play your role in creating the performance!

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