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Trick or Treat, Smell my Feet: Running With Scissors’ Improv Horror Show

Bathed in spotlights, senior Jon Ma and freshman Brian Isele entertain the audience at the improv show Friday, Oct. 25.

Emma Caplinger, Arts and Entertainment Section Editor

October 28, 2019

Under spooky purple lights and a carefully curated soundtrack, I went into Running with Scissors’ Improv Horror Show Oct. 25 ready for some quality comedy. The team fully committed to their theme: the aforementioned purple lights and soundtrack and the team names for the night (“Clowns,” “Kin...

A perfect storm: Running with Scissors Improv show receives thunderous applause

Throwing himself to the ground, senior Hayden Riehl and freshman Ross Harter improvise a scene together. Harter and Riehl were on team “Fashion Disaster” as part of the show’s “Perfect Storm” theme.

Carly Anderson, Copy Editor

October 30, 2018

No sex, no drugs, no rock ‘n’ roll (and definitely no smooth jazz)–these are the only restrictions you’ll find at your average Running with Scissors Improv show. Following the first “Perfect Storm” of a show Oct. 26, I can guarantee you that none of these things are necessary: you’ll find yourself h...

Inside an Improv Show

Freshman Clare Weaver and junior Derek Isele perform an improv scene.

Tyler Kinzy, Sports Editor

May 24, 2018

We took an inside look at the Running With Scissors Improv Team and their final show of the year May 4, 2018.

Improv team improves with new talent

Freshman Allani Gordon attends practice as senior Steven Ou lounges behind her.

Kathryn Harter, Multimedia Editor

November 17, 2015

With only four out of 20 members with experience, The Running With Scissors Improv Team is back for another year.

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