Last year, the Houston Improv Festival hosted 12 teams from Houston and Austin. In 2013 the organization has expanded its performer base and is excited to welcome teams from across the country to showcase their talents at the event. “We really want to showcase the diversity of improvised theatre this year,” says Todd Boring, HIF executive director. “We’
In order to apply to perform at the 2013 Houston Improv Festival, Teams should fill out the submission form on the Houston Improv Festival website: http://www.houstonimprovfestival.com.
A non-refundable application fee of $20 must accompany all submissions entered between November 1, 2012 and November 30, 2012. Submissions entered after November 30 will require a $30 non-refundable application fee. Final submission deadline is December 15, 2012.
Teams will be notified of the status of their applications within and invitations to perform at the festival will be announced on or before January 15, 2013.
“We’re really excited to be partnering with ComedySportz this year,” said Todd Boring, HIF Executive Director. “Their location is an awesome space for our shows, and hotel and restaurant accommodations are all within walking distance.”
ABOUT HOUSTON IMPROVE FESTIVAL: A unique organization in Texas, the Houston Improv Festival was born as a result of a whirlwind trip to take in the improv scene in Chicago. “I was sitting at Improv Olympic watching ‘The Reckoning,’” said Boring, “and I thought, it’s about time Houston had an improv festival.” HIF has been growing consistently with each show since its 2011 start. For more information about HIF or to buy show tickets online, visit us at houstonimprovfestival.com.
If you would like more information or to schedule an interview with Mr. Boring to discuss the 2013 Houston Improv Festival, please contact Rena Leisure at 210.244.3454 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org