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Troupe chooses laughter, first

Troupe chooses laughter, first

Felicity Otterbein

June 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Culture, Campus, Theater

Some students choose to express their passion. Whether it’s on the field or stage, students of Suffolk University choose to be involved in their university. For Seriously Bent, one of the two sketch comedy groups on campus, they’ve chosen to make people laugh. Despite losing their manager, which...

Seriously Bent presents ‘April Showers’

Seriously Bent presents ‘April Showers’

Katherine Yearwood

April 22, 2015


Filed under Arts & Culture, Campus

Seriously Bent, Suffolk’s improv comedy troupe, hosted their annual end of year revue show titled “April Showers,” on Friday. The show involved multiple sketches from spoiled children criticizing their late father over his grave, to a man complaining about not getting sexual favors from his...

Seriously Bent hosts fourth annual ‘Eat My Improv’ show

Seriously Bent hosts fourth annual ‘Eat My Improv’ show

Katherine Yearwood

February 4, 2015


Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus

Seriously Bent, Suffolk’s hilarious and outrageous improv team, hosted their fourth annual “Eat My Improv” competition in the Modern Theatre Saturday. Captains of the Seriously Bent team, seniors John MacGregor, Stephie Kay, and Zach Barker, were the Master of Ceremonies for the evening. As...

Seriously good year for Seriously Bent

Seriously good year for Seriously Bent

April 9, 2014


Filed under Arts & Culture, Campus

By: Molly Hubert Suffolk University’s Improv comedy troop Seriously Bent wrapped up another year of laughs, gasps, and the occasional tear with their end of the year show Anonymous Confessions  this past weekend. The sold-out show, which ran Friday through Saturday, consisted of the groups regular...

Seriously Bent brings back winnings from Chicago National improv tournement

Soleil Barros

April 9, 2013


Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus

As the month of March came to a solid ending, Suffolk’s very own Seriously Bent was on a flight to Chicago to attend the National College Improv Tournament. In a nine-hour long competition of 47 different colleges and universities at Chicago’s Athenaeum Theatre, Seriously Bent placed fourth overall...

Seriously Bent Brings Laughs to 150 Basement

Seriously Bent Brings Laughs to 150 Basement

Miles Halpine

February 7, 2013


Filed under Campus, News

For a handful of students at Suffolk University, making people laugh just comes naturally. Every Thursday night, for an hour beginning at 10 p.m., a few dozen students fill the 150 Tremont basement for the weekly show by Seriously Bent, Suffolk’s own improv comedy group. Improvisational theatre or...

Bending Chicago, seriously

Bending Chicago, seriously

Angela Bray

December 1, 2010


Filed under Boston, Featured Stories, Theater

Seriously Bent to compete in Chicago for third year in a row Angela Bray Journal Staff Seriously Bent, Suffolk University’s improv comedy troupe, beat Yale and Tufts to win the Chicago Improv Festival’s annual College Improv Tournament’s northeast regional finals. Seriously Bent stays funny with its...

Seriously Bent places second in Nationals

Matthew McQuaid

February 17, 2010


Filed under Campus, Theater

Article by: Matt McQuaid Improv comedy has been one of the main staples of funny business since the art form was invented.  Legendary comics such as Robin Williams and Stephen Colbert made appearances on the hit improv show Whose Line is it Anyways?, and many hit TV shows such as Reno 911! and Cur...

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