I stood in Piper’s Alley, in the hallway of the Second City Training Center in Chicago, and looked at a photo of Stephen Colbert. It was taken twenty years ago, when he was a student there. He looked very young. His hair was in a messy part, and there was something unruly about his jacket […]
Fully Alive! A Pilgrimage in Chicago to Learn Improv
Young Adult Gathering 2016
Communities of Discovery
What does it mean to be wise in today’s world?
Give Play a Chance: A Reflection on the Play Conference
This week Karl makes a spirited defense of video games, Laurie expresses reasonable concern over their violence, and Jared just wants to play Skyrim. Somehow they get to the deeper question of whether what we do in our imaginations matters in real life. You can listen to the podcast here or by subscribing through the […]
Stephen Colbert and Christ Pantocrator: A Week in a Second City Improv Intensive