Improv Is Easy!

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With much respect to Will, I have to say I disagree with the advice given.
The behavior exhibited at the jam sounds like it was sexist, and by staying silent, the only thing that will be accomplished is perpetuating such behavior.
You have the right to stand up for yourself if you want to.

With much respect to Will, I have to say I disagree with the advice given.

The behavior exhibited at the jam sounds like it was sexist, and by staying silent, the only thing that will be accomplished is perpetuating such behavior.

You have the right to stand up for yourself if you want to.

Filed under improv comedy sexism misogyny

  1. poupak reblogged this from comedyteamparisny
  2. comedyteamparisny reblogged this from improvnonsense and added:
    This HAD TO be reblogged, because it happens way too often, and people don’t speak up. If you feel demeaned on stage,...
  3. improvnonsense reblogged this from chrisreblogs and added:
    I’m sorry I misunderstood the situation. No one should have to put up with being demeaned. I shouldn’t have implied...
  4. kevhines reblogged this from improv-is-easy and added:
    Its hard to even discuss this without knowing what happened. In some cases I wouldn’t say anything, in some cases...
  5. improv-is-easy reblogged this from katiesimon and added:
    this, especially...last paragraph, ESPECIALLY
  6. katiesimon reblogged this from nicolemarietherese and added:
    The underlying premise of Will’s response here is “if someone did something demeaning towards a woman, he is a jerk.” I...
  7. halinanewberrygrant reblogged this from chrisreblogs and added:
    I haven’t weighed in on any kind of improv-related post in a long time, because I’ve kind of wandered out of that world...
  8. ryanxilliams reblogged this from chrisreblogs and added:
    you go “I’m undercover with the FBI, you’re under arrest, pervert!”...something? Isn’t...
  9. chrisreblogs reblogged this from improv-is-easy and added:
    A shitty improv move (like Will describes) and a “demeaning” one (sexist, racist, etc) are not the same thing. To equate...
  10. mymotherwasright reblogged this from nicolemarietherese and added:
    “The minute anybody makes you feel weird and non included or not supported, you know, either beat it or tell them to...
  11. nicclee reblogged this from improv-is-easy and added:
    Agreed.
  12. nicolemarietherese reblogged this from improv-is-easy and added:
    I gotta agree with Kirk here. Will, that story doesn’t quite translate. That was somebody being a jerk to you. That was...