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NYU’s Improv Teams Search for New Performers

NYU’s Improv Teams Search for New Performers

By Jenny Levine, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Looking to perform comedy on campus? There are several improv, standup and sketch comedy groups that are holding auditions in September!

5 ways to beat stress this semester

5 ways to beat stress this semester

By Abigail Weinberg, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Features

Here are some free and easy ways to relieve stress on campus and around the city.

This Weekend: November 13-15

This Weekend: November 13-15

By Patrick Pauley, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Features

Top things to do this weekend.

Hammerkatz alum Jack Quaid on his short film, new HBO show

Hammerkatz alum Jack Quaid on his short film, new HBO show

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

October 19, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

NYU alum Jack Quaid makes his directorial debut at the New York City Independent Film Festival with "After Lilly." WSN spoke with Quaid about his time as a comedian Hammerkatz, his upcoming role on HBO's "VInyl" and N.Y. vs. L.A.

Meta-play ‘Play’ proves improv is not just for comedy

By Zach Martin, FIlm Editor

October 7, 2015


Filed under Arts, Performance, Theater

NYU students Jason Boxer and Duncan Gregory perform their play "Play" exclusively in darkened theaters.

Politics, space sex at Hammerkatz fall recital

Politics, space sex at Hammerkatz fall recital

By Erica Sabel, Contributing writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, NYU

NYU's esteemed comedy troupe Hammerkatz returns with their most hilarious in their first recital of the season.

Hammerkatz, Dangerbox alums improv their way to MoMA

Hammerkatz, Dangerbox alums improv their way to MoMA

By Ryan Matera, Contributing writer

September 14, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Graduated from NYU comedy groups Hammerkatz and Dangerbox, Gentlemen Party shows off comedic chops with an artistic flair at MoMA's Gilbert & George exhibit.