The success of the World Cup this summer in the traditionally fútbol-indifferent U.S. shows that while we may not love soccer quite yet, we can’t get enough of filling in tournament brackets. At the Down Under Improv Festival, Horse Trade Improv Group and Gotham City Improv will feed our bracket jones as they host 18 teams (six per night) competing in 20-minute sets to get into Sunday’s final. Another similarity to soccer: Scoring big in improv requires thinking on your feet.
Aug. 21-24, 7 & 8:30 p.m., 2014
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 20, 2014