Vancouver International Improv Festival

October 11-14, 2017

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VIIF Spotlight: Those Guys

Monday, September 14, 2015

With the Vancouver International Improv Festival fast approaching, we wanted to shine a light on all of the amazing talent we have joining us this Oct. 6-10.

Those Guys are Vancouver’s own powerhouse improv duo. Featuring improvised songs interwoven with fast and fun scenes. Their 10 years of improv experience and 20 years of friendship definitely shows itself on stage. Come have a blast at their show on Wed. Oct. 7th at 9:30pm at Performance Works.

 

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What is each player’s improv speciality?

Andrew Job: Improvised singing, quantum mathematics
Alex Parra: Improvised music, coming up with the second fake improv specialty

What’s the nicest review you’ve gotten for one of your shows?

They were great last time, let’s see if they can do it again.

What’s the worst review that you’ve gotten for one of your shows?

I really liked that other one they did. That one was great.

What fake thing about Vancouver should people out of town know?

Vancouver: home of the Chicago Bulls!

What’s the best reason for people to come see your show at VIIF?

Our witty social commentary is balanced with pop culture references and hilarious improvised songs told in a long form narrative format, with an emphasis on grounded characters. Oh, and yeah there’s comedy too.