Big Canvas is a nonprofit organization and improv troupe with the mission of Comedy for Everyone. You've seen 'Whose Line is it Anyway' on TV. Big Canvas offers improv shows and workshops for large and small groups alike, using humor that anyone age 6 to 106 can enjoy.
Big Canvas was absolutely fabulous. They performed during an awards banquet and had our entire audience laughing. We'd love to have them again.
The group was great. We enjoyed visiting with them over supper and learning more about them and the whole group. The mayor was in one of their skits, every one had a good time.
Thank them for all their had work.
Price Range: $200 and up
Gig Length: 45 - 245 minutes
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What to Expect
Big Canvas will work with your company to help cater a private performance or corporate workshop tailored to your needs. From group size, number of performers, to length of shows and workshops, Big Canvas can help design for your company's needs. Most of all, you can good clean fun.
You've seen 'Whose Line is it Anyway'. Big Canvas Improv offers improv shows and workshops for all.
Our satisfied clients include Market Church, Methodist Health Systems, and the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Big Canvas is a non profit organization that believes in comedy for everyone. As Omaha’s family favorite improv comedy group and school, our work features a variety of improv comedy where everything is made up on the spot.
Big Canvas is Doug Rothgeb, Eric Green, Tracie Mauk, Heather Jones, and Lindsey Theis. Each bring a variety of talents and a combined passion for performing. They met in Omaha and together they found a like minded energy every time they hit the stage. Together, the group brings decades of improv, stand up, sketch comedy, and theatre experience to the stage. Needless to say, it’s never a dull moment.
Big Canvas offers improv training workshops in addition to shows. Improv training can help with team building and public speaking. Improv is not just for actors, it provides the tools for anyone interested in learning how to think quick on their feet, be more creative, work more flexibly, and listen with intent.
Additional Booking Notes
Big Canvas has performed on stages of all sizes from large staged events to small art galleries. To date, we work with the location on microphones and sound. We do not bring our own sound staging/lighting/sound.
Past Booked Events
|December 16, 2017 • 8:00pm - 8:45pm||Corporate Event|
|December 02, 2017 • 8:30pm - 9:30pm||Christmas Party|
|August 08, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Corporate Event|
|May 05, 2017 • 6:30pm - 7:15pm||Nonprofit Event|
|February 25, 2017 • 5:30pm - 6:15pm||Personal Occasion|
|December 09, 2016 • 7:30pm - 8:00pm||Corporate Event|
|December 05, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Holiday Party (Christmas)|
|December 02, 2016 • 7:45pm - 8:45pm||Private Holiday Improv Show|
|November 05, 2016 • 11:00am - 2:00pm||Improv Workshop|
Influences & Inspiration
Whose Line is it Anyway?
Saturday Night Live
Upright Citizen's Brigade