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Come See The Austin Chronicle’s “Best Improv Troupe”

**Live and In Person!**

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Austin's "Best Improv Troupe"

You know, according to a real paper and everything. PGraph has been around since 2005, and they love what they do. If you ever wanted to see unfettered joy on stage, this is where your train departs.

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Do it Now

After traveling, teaching, and performing around the world, PGraph wrote a book all about how they do their own unique brand of improv. Yes, you can buy it! It's short and mighty.

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Come See The Austin Chronicle’s “Best Improv Troupe”

**Live and In Person!**

★★★★★ “It was a rare treat to watch this highly skilled company”Theatre People Australia

★★★★★ “Totally Brilliant! We LOVED it!” – London Improv

“Austin’s finest purveyors of genre improvisation.” –The

“The quartet maintain a charismatic warmth throughout as well as a sharp wit and excellent understanding of how to hold their audience.” –The List UK

Parallelogramophonograph (Kareem Badr, Kaci Beeler, Roy Janik, and Valerie Ward) has been performing together for over 18 years and 1000 shows (and counting!). They specialize in improvising full-length plays, showcasing a range from delightful and frenzied to dark and sinister.
PGraph have toured internationally and performed at the most prestigious improv festivals in the world as well as the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland.

Their love for theatre and a hive-mind-like ensemble combine to produce some of the most unique live theatre you’ll ever see.

PGraph has received “Best Improv Troupe” in the Austin Chronicle’s “Best of Austin” Awards, a B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Achievement in Improvisational Theatre, an Austin Critics Table Award, and a  ‘Best of Austin’ Critics Award for “Most Continuously Innovative Improv Troupe”.

Members of PGraph regularly teach and direct shows at The Hideout Theatre.

Every THURSDAY at 8pm, Parallelogramophonograph takes the Hideout Theatre stage all to themselves.

To find out even more about PGraph visit their website or Facebook page.

To buy PGraph’s book on narrative improv, click here.

Total Show Runtime: ~70-80 min