Horny & Gay w/Susan Messing and Rachael Mason

Sunday, August 4th

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Salvage Vanguard Theater

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A master class with The Boys. This class is a good old fashioned ass kicking from Susan and Rachael. Notes, side coaching, critique, and maybe even suggestive comments for everybody with Susan’s brand of horny and Rachael’s brand of gay.

messingSusan Messing is a director, actress, comedian, author, and teacher living in Chicago. As a founding member of The Annoyance Theater, she has created roles in over 30 original productions including ‘Co-Ed Prison Sluts.’ Her work there and at the iO Theater over the last 30+ years has elevated her status to legendary, now being regarded as one of the teachers at the forefront of improvisational comedy. She performs and teaches at iO, the Annoyance, DePaul, Loyola, and the University of Chicago. The Chicago Tribune called her “one of Chicago’s finest improvisers – male or female.”

masonRachael Mason began her career in improvisation at Skidmore College, home of the NationalCollege Comedy Festival, with the Ad-Liberal Artists. After graduating with a degree in English Literature, concentrating on Shakespearean Studies, she moved to Chicago to study improv comedy with Del Close. She trained at The Second City, The Annoyance, and iO. Currently she performs with The Second City Improv Allstars, and The Playboys. She is most happy when she is teaching improv. For 3 years she has been on the faculty at The Second City and currently serves as Head of Advanced Improvisation.

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