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playshop photo Yes, And…to COVID-19?

Yes, And…to COVID-19?

Mar 31 2020

How to apply the principles of improv to life’s difficulties   What is “Yes, And…” Anybody who knows anything about the art form of improvisational…

MBI cast members clapping The Show Must (sort of) Go On

The Show Must (sort of) Go On

Mar 19 2020

Monkey Business Institute closures in response to the COVID-19 situation As the situation around the Coronavirus (COVID-19) evolves rapidly, the response from Monkey Business Institute…

Mirth Madness is Here!

Mirth Madness is Here!

Mar 02 2020

House Blend Shakes It Up Tuesdays & Wednesdays this March Here at Monkey Business Institute, the month of March brings a special form of House…

Monkey Business Institute's 2017 Holiday Extravaganza Oh, Tannenbaum! It’s A Holiday Extravaganza!

Oh, Tannenbaum! It’s A Holiday Extravaganza!

Sep 06 2019

December 20th • 5:30pm •   The Brink Lounge  Get your tickets today! This magical night of holiday celebration starts off with cocktails and caroling, led by our…

Vote MBI for MadFaves 2019

Vote MBI for MadFaves 2019

Jul 01 2019

The voting for Isthmus’  MadFaves 2019 reader poll is currently underway. Vote for Monkey Business Institute in the Favorite Performance Group category and help us…

Vote MBI for Best of Madison 2019

Vote MBI for Best of Madison 2019

Sep 20 2018

The second and final round of voting for Madison Magazine’s Best of Madison 2019 reader poll is currently underway. Vote for Monkey Business Institute in…

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Playshop at UW School of Business

Sep 07 2018

MBI Meets Up With Future MBAs Business is our middle name. Literally. So, naturally, MBI felt right at home during a recent playshop held for…

House Blend

Sep 01 2018

House Blend – Monkey Business Institute’s brand new weekly show – makes its stage debut on September 4th at 7pm. Brewed fresh each Tuesday, House…

Monkey Business Institute logo with two monkeys on a green background Brad Knight: Keynote Speaker For Hire

Brad Knight: Keynote Speaker For Hire

Jul 17 2018

Learn the Secrets of the Improv Mindset What if everyone in your workplace communicated more clearly? That would be pretty sweet. But how do you…

Sheila Robertson, improv comedian and cast member of Monkey Business Institute Sheila Robertson

Sheila Robertson

Jul 05 2018

Behold! Sheila Robertson, Professional Fun Haver Bringing Improv To the People Sheila Robertson has been performing improv, making things up, and – in general –…