New Video Series // “Reading ‘Long-Form Improv'” with Ben Hauck

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Today I released the first videos of my new series supplementing the chapters of my book Long-Form Improv.  The series is titled “Reading Long-Form Improv“ and it’s viewable on my YouTube channel. Each video is dedicated to a chapter in my book, and each fleshes out the topics in the chapter for even better understanding. I’ll be releasing videos periodically, so subscribe … Read More

Ben’s Book “Long-Form Improv” Mentioned in Otterbein Towers Magazine

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In the Fall 2012 issue of Otterbein Towers, my book received a mention in the Otterbein Book Corner section on page 27, where four other authors connected to Otterbein are also listed. It reads: Ben Hauck ’98 recently published LongForm Improv: The Complete Guide to Creating Characters, Sustaining Scenes and Performing Extraordinary Harolds.  He also produced and co-starred in the comedic improvised web … Read More

Radio Interview with Lucy-Jade Norris // On Air with Lucy

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This evening I did a live radio interview for Lucy-Jade Norris‘s program On Air with Lucy.  In the interview, we talked about the recent NYC Replacement Marathon that I organized while briefly touching on my book Long-Form Improv. Click here for the archived program with my interview.

Interview // Lucy-Jade Norris, Host

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This afternoon I was interviewed by Lucy-Jade Norris for her new series On Deck with Lucy.  The interview should be out in October.  In it, we spoke of my new book Long-Form Improv, my all-improvised web series The Infinite Need, and the improvised sermons I do as the Reverend Raymond Nader. Then, I turned the tables an interviewed Lucy for my Artist Interview … Read More

Long-Form Improv Crash Course @ Otterbein College

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Today I taught the second of a two-day session in long-form improv at Otterbein College. The session culimated with a fun, informal performance in which 4 new improv teams each performed a La Ronde. The show was outstanding, especially considering that most of these students had never improvised in front of an audience.