NDC Improv

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We Go To The Park At Dawn. Join Us? https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-NDC/488613050382
Meeting Information
Place: Every Other Friday Night in FPH WLH
Time: Somewhere Between 8-9PM
Contact Information
Email: ml11@hampshire.edu
Signer Information
Signer 1: Ginny Chesson
Signer 2: Nate Flannery
Signer 3: Skye Murie
Advisor Information
Advisor name:
Signer Resources
Group Account Number: 644
Submit a Funding Request
Funding Request Decisions
Student Group Signer Manual


Mission Statment

    Our mission is to bring comedy to the Hampshire Community through our unique brand of absurdist spontaneous theater. We strive to make people laugh by continuously and unabashedly mocking ourselves and the world we live in. We seek to offer an alternative theater-going experience, in which the fourth wall is torn down, and the audience directly influences and interacts with the actors.


NDC may stand for:

Noisy Dragon Chortle, Nose Defense Citadel, Nuns Don't Cry, Now Dance Cockatrice! Nothing Done Calmly, Null Dihedral Circle, Natural Disaster Club Noxious Dowry Clothes, Nomadic Dwelling Center, Named David Copperfield? Neighborhood Dentistry Commune Nihilistic Double Cross, Nine Domed Ceilings, No Devoured Children, New Dynamics Collective, Nooooo! Death Clowns! Nerds’n Dorks’n Cats, Nobody’s Doing Cocaine, Naked Dakin Club, Nantucket Drama Company Nancy Drew College, Normal Dude Cursing, November Dew Collects, Nationalism Divides Countries, Necromantic Dance Committee, Neurotic Dweeb Campaign, Night Draws Closer, Noble Death: Chainsaw, Nitrous Dissolves Cartilage Napping Dwarves Crew, Neutralize Dat Comet! Nylon Disposable Camera, Nighttime Distraction Cobras, Nudity Dissolves Celibacy, Neatly Diced Cabbage, Notre Dame Cathedral Dyslexic’s National Convention Nostradamus Discovered Celery Newton Draws Conclusions Nu Delta Cappa Near Death Catastrophe

The Troupe

Mike Lion (Community Contact)

Nate Flannery (Fund Coordinator)

Skye Murie (Advertising)

Kaylie Vezina (Allergic to Peanuts)

Ginny Chesson (Secretary)

Susannah Holub (Space Coordinator)

Alex Simard (The Keeper of The Garden)

Nat Gilsdorf (Surprise 4th Signer)

Soulless Bear (Troupe Agent)

Spring Semester Show Schedule

Friday, March 13th, FPH, Time TBA
Friday, April 3rd, FPH, [Tentatively] 10pm
Monday, April 20th, Location TBA, 4:30pm
Friday, May 1st, EDH, Time TBA

...and who knows, maybe a little special something after classes end.

Notable Past Events

The LIVE Swants Show (Jan Term Show 2014): Troupe wears sweater pants, live video projection, fake warm-ups. https://www.facebook.com/events/1415433855364903/

Up All Night To Get Unlucky Show (December 13, 2013): "Whose Arms Are They Anyway" is played for first time in recent troupe memory, troupe dresses like common superstitions (Macbeth, Spilled Salt, A Ladder, A Black Cat, An Opened Umbrella, etc.). https://www.facebook.com/events/649450048438799/

80s Night (November 22, 2013): Troupe dresses in 80s fashion. https://www.facebook.com/events/613546348706362/

Boys Becoming Men, Men Becoming Fools Show (October 25, 2013): Hampshire Halloween special show, troupe performs a spooky bat outside the Music and Dance Building/behind the Graffiti Wall. https://www.facebook.com/events/176437622548540/

The Dad Show (October 19, 2013): troupe dresses like their dads and/or stereotypes of dads (Hot Dad, Dr. Dad, Google Dad, Vacation Dad, etc.) https://www.facebook.com/events/1391549961081624/

The Last Show of the Year/Goodbye Courtney, Ginny, and Mike! (May 3, 2013): Courtney Price's last show before graduation, Ginny Chesson + Mike Lion's last show before a semester of study field study/study abroad. Max Levit is projected in as a surprise guest while studying abroad in Budapest. https://www.facebook.com/events/284656505005262/

The NDC x The Gin & Tonics (April 12, 2013): troupe performs with musical accompaniment from beloved Hampshire cappella group, The Gin & Tonics. https://www.facebook.com/events/377195069061501/

Nantucket Drama Company Presents: A New Play by E.J. Wickets (May 5, 2012): An improvised play, complete with programs, lights, and theater blocks. https://www.facebook.com/events/393101680734321/

Black Tie Gala (February 24, 2013): Fancy dress dinner party improv performance in the Faculty Lounge. https://www.facebook.com/events/194941837272704/


One covered wagon.

One Soulless Bear.

Approximately Two-hundred and twenty-four human teeth

Seven ill fitting christmas socks.

Five moist towelette (4 of which are unused!)

Eight piece's O' Eight,

One VHS recording of The Sound of Music.

One and one half pounds of lime juice.

The kneecaps of twenty three of our enemies. (46 in total)

Season 4 of Friends on DVD.

The other 9 Seasons of Friends on DVD.

Fourteen paper Airplanes.

The number 4001 (Licensed Under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 License.)

A rubber chicken with a pulley in the middle.

A defective (7 sided) stop sign.

Slightly to little rope.

Tiny House Boat.

A Park at Dawn.

Isadora (just Isadora).

The Handbook (in progress)


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