Improv in Practice - Preview

June 08, 2021 00:02:54
Improv in Practice - Preview
Improv in Practice with Synergy Theater
Improv in Practice - Preview
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Show Notes

Host Sarah Wilson previews the intentions for Improv in Practice with Synergy Theater and what listeners can expect from this new podcast's programming.

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Back to In-person Theater with Scott Denison

The Vukasin Theater inside the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek, California is where Synergy Theater performed full-length improvised plays before the Lesher shut its doors, temporarily, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I talk with General Manager Scott Denison about the history of the Vukasin Theater, its possible future when the Lesher reopens, and Scott's own view in bringing us all back to in-person theater. ...

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