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'''Dangerbox''' is a longform improv team hailing from New York University. They play free monthly shows for the NYU student body, as well as perform in improv festivals across the country. They are one of four NYU improv teams, the others being [[After School Special]], [[Pasadena Golf Club]], and [[Home Improvment]], and they occasionally share team members with the sketch group [[Hammerkatz]].
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'''Dangerbox''' is a longform improv team hailing from New York University.
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==About==
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Dangerbox plays free monthly shows for the NYU student body, as well as perform in improv festivals across the country. They occassionally play the [[Magnet Theater]] and have recently been doing monthly shows with [[Student Driver]] at the [[Peoples Improv Theater]]. They are one of six NYU improv teams, the others being [[After School Special]], [[Pasadena Golf Club]], [[Home Improvment]], [[Dirt Circle]], and [[Bechdel Test]]. They occasionally share team members with the sketch group [[Hammerkatz]].
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Dangerbox performs annually in the [[National College Comedy Festival]] hosted by Skidmore College, as well as in the [[College Improv Tournament]]. They advanced to the finals of the 2011-2012 tournament after winning the Big Apple Regional.
  
 
==Forms==
 
==Forms==
Dangerbox has showcased several improv forms over the span of it's career, including [[Armandos]] and [[Harolds]] and more. They currently play with a modified [[Montage]] form, featuring occasional monologues and an opener from [[The Documentary]] form.
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Dangerbox has showcased several improv forms over the span of it's career, including [[Armandos]], [[Harolds]] and more. They currently play with a modified [[Montage]] form, featuring monologues and the [[Documentary Opening]], and occasionally experiment with the [[Monoscene]] and the [[La Ronde]].
  
 
==Cast==
 
==Cast==
The 2013-2014 team includes:
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The 2015-2016 team includes:
*Curtis Ascher
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*[[Jason Boxer]]
*Jason Boxer
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*Chris De La Cruz
*Cory Fraiman-Lott
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*Taryn Cohen
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*Jacob Dysart
 
*Duncan Gregory
 
*Duncan Gregory
*Kyleigh Johnson
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*Mahayla Laurence
*Lizzie Logan
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*Malik Marshall
*Alex Song
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*Chloe Troast
 
*Jamie Watson
 
*Jamie Watson
*Stephanie Wurster
 
  
 
==Alumni==
 
==Alumni==
Several Dangerbox alumni have remained a presence in both the New York City- and nation-wide comedy scenes. Members have gone on to form [[Gentleman Party]], [[Pop Roulette]], and [[Political Subversities]], among many more. The most notable alumni in recent years include the cast of [[Derrick]]: [[Donald Glover]], [[DC Pierson]], and [[Dominic Dierkes]].
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Several Dangerbox alumni have remained a presence in both the New York City- and nation-wide comedy scenes. Members have gone on to form [[Gentlemen Party]], [[Pop Roulette]], and [[Political Subversities]], among many more. The most notable alumni in recent years include the cast of [[Derrick]]: [[Donald Glover]], [[DC Pierson]], and [[Dominic Dierkes]].
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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*[[NYC Student Improv Jam]]
 
*[[Hammerkatz]]
 
*[[Hammerkatz]]
 
*[[After School Special]]
 
*[[After School Special]]
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Latest revision as of 04:04, 12 January 2016

Dangerbox is a longform improv team hailing from New York University.

About

Dangerbox plays free monthly shows for the NYU student body, as well as perform in improv festivals across the country. They occassionally play the Magnet Theater and have recently been doing monthly shows with Student Driver at the Peoples Improv Theater. They are one of six NYU improv teams, the others being After School Special, Pasadena Golf Club, Home Improvment, Dirt Circle, and Bechdel Test. They occasionally share team members with the sketch group Hammerkatz.

Dangerbox performs annually in the National College Comedy Festival hosted by Skidmore College, as well as in the College Improv Tournament. They advanced to the finals of the 2011-2012 tournament after winning the Big Apple Regional.

Forms

Dangerbox has showcased several improv forms over the span of it's career, including Armandos, Harolds and more. They currently play with a modified Montage form, featuring monologues and the Documentary Opening, and occasionally experiment with the Monoscene and the La Ronde.

Cast

The 2015-2016 team includes:

  • Jason Boxer
  • Chris De La Cruz
  • Taryn Cohen
  • Jacob Dysart
  • Duncan Gregory
  • Mahayla Laurence
  • Malik Marshall
  • Chloe Troast
  • Jamie Watson

Alumni

Several Dangerbox alumni have remained a presence in both the New York City- and nation-wide comedy scenes. Members have gone on to form Gentlemen Party, Pop Roulette, and Political Subversities, among many more. The most notable alumni in recent years include the cast of Derrick: Donald Glover, DC Pierson, and Dominic Dierkes.

See also

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