Close Menu

Monkey Business Institute Blog

Monkey Business Institute yellow Ben Day dots background
Peggy Hurley Steeno wins the GAUNTLET

Steeno wins the GAUNTLET

Jun 28 2013

Congratulations to GAUNTLET XI winner, John Steeno! It was his first Gauntlet win and he will play creator and host to GAUNTLET XII, coming soon!

Funny Or Die

Funny Or Die

Jun 15 2012

Would-Be Improv Comedian Tries Out For Monkey Business Institute The idea of the game is as simple as it is terrifying. In front of a…

And Now…Madison’s Moms Of Comedy

And Now…Madison’s Moms Of Comedy

Mar 12 2012

For the women behind Madison’s Monkey Business Institute, improv isn’t just one more thing on their busy schedules, it’s a way of life By night, Jennifer Salas,…

Shows School Spotlight: Improv Teaches Kids To Collaborate On Comedy

School Spotlight: Improv Teaches Kids To Collaborate On Comedy

Nov 02 2011

Known for its improv shows and adult classes, Monkey Business Institute is now extending the benefits of the comedy form to children. Brad Knight, a…

Improv Performance Comedy on the Spot: Madison’s Improv Troupe Has a Following

Comedy on the Spot: Madison’s Improv Troupe Has a Following

Aug 18 2010

Those seeking out unpredictable weekend entertainment should look no further than the  Glass Nickel Pizza Co.  on 2916 Atwood Ave. The establishment is typically known…

Improv To Improve Your Life

Improv To Improve Your Life

Sep 21 2009

Improv isn’t about sketching out jokes or crafting funny scripts. In fact, it is all about “accepting other people’s ideas at face value and adding…