Mission IMPROVable began at UMass-Amherst. It's professional incarnation happened in 1998 when the original 6 members moved to Chicago to start pursuing improv professionally.
Their touring company remains the #1 improv touring show in the country, with over 150 shows per year.
In April of 2009, M.i. took over The Westside Eclectic in Santa Monica, CA, creating M.i.'s Westside Comedy Theater. The theater is home to all forms of comedy, including improv and stand-up.