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At the end of Musical Hour, clockwise from left, Henry Nolan, Sam Gelband, Jeremy Howell, Rose Gottlieb, Sam Halgren, Eli Zavatsky and Cory Rand.

24-hour Improv raises funds for Trilogy

cade beck April 22, 2013

Last Friday and Saturday, Whitman improv group Varsity Nordic performed improv for 24 hours straight. Starting at 6 p.m. on April 19 and lasting until 6 p.m. April 20, the event raised money for Trilogy...

Credit: Faith Bernstein

New ‘Unpretentious’ group offers improv participation to all

Mallory Martin November 3, 2011

Exciting news for improv fans: Whitman is now home to a second improvisational group under the name "Unpretentious Comedy." Junior English major Katie Haaheim decided to create Unpretentious Comedy...

SMASH improv comedy group makes a comeback

McCaulay Singer-Milnes September 16, 2010

The once popular Whitman club SMASH, a student run improvisational comedy group, is returning to campus after a three semester hiatus due to lack of leadership. Whitman seniors and former SMASH members,...

From L to R: Finn Straley 11, Allie Kerr 13, Justis James Phillips 12, Kevin Klein 11, Simi Singh 12, Cory Rand 13, Kate Potter 12. Second Row: Sam Alden 12. The Varsity Nordic improv group performs. Credit: Bullion

Varsity Nordic: New name, same laughs

William Witwer December 6, 2009

Varsity Nordic is like most college improv groups, except different. "We don't follow a script," said first-year member Ailie Kerr. "We're like instant mashed potatoes." Varsity Nordic has undergone...

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