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Comedy Sportz to meet on Feb. 7 to prepare for Intramural Match on Feb. 10 in Studio Theater at 9:30 a.m. 

COmedy Sportz sponsor James Peterson sits at his computer and prepares for his morning on Jan. 27. Comedy Sportz will have an intramural match on Feb. 7 at 9:30 a.m. in the Studio Theater.

Valliei Chandrakumar

February 5, 2020

Comedy Sportz members will hold a meeting on Feb. 7 in P123 after school to prepare for the intramural match on Feb. 10 in the Studio Theater at 9:30 a.m. After the first event of the semester, club members are expected to attend all Friday meetings throughout February to prepare for home matches on F...

Comedy Sportz to resume meetings on Feb. 7

Sarah Warf, Comedy Sportz member and sophomore, works on homework during her SRT period on Jan. 8. Warf said during school, she looks forward to club meetings because she is able to easily and freely laugh.

Valliei Chandrakumar

February 2, 2020

Comedy Sportz members will resume meetings on Fridays in P123 after school on Feb. 7. Members are expected to demonstrate all the techniques learned from the first semester’s rehearsals in home matches on Feb. 20 and 21 in the Studio Theater at 7 p.m. Comedy Sportz sponsor James Peterson said trainings...

Comedy Sportz to discuss next meeting date

Students start a Comedy Sportz training session, open to all CHS students, by playing a skills game in the Studio Theater during the first session of their SRT period on Sept. 4. Comedy Sportz is yet to decide its next meeting.

Valliei Chandrakumar

November 21, 2019

Comedy Sportz members will arrange a meeting date after Thanksgiving break to discuss effective algorithms for continuous, positive audience reaction. James Peterson, Comedy Sportz sponsor and IB Film and theatre arts teacher, said the meetings are very relaxed, with the group coexisting as friends ra...

Comedy Sportz to review elements of successful performances in Oct. 18 meeting to educate new members

Comedy Sportz members gather in a circle formation to prepare for the start of their training session in the Studio Theater during the first session of their SRT period on Sept. 4. Comedy Sportz will have its next meeting on Oct. 18 in P123.

Valliei Chandrakumar

October 15, 2019

Comedy Sportz will meet in P123 on Oct. 18 to reexamine techniques and strategies discussed in its Oct. 4 training session directed by a member of the Comedy Sportz team from downtown Indianapolis. During the meeting, the leaders plan to explain the usual content of performances to new members by rehashing...

Comedy Sportz leaders to discuss club expectations in Sept. 20 meeting

Comedy Sportz members participate in circle icebreakers at the beginning of their training session on Sept. 4. Comedy Sportz will have its next meeting on Sept. 20 in P123.

Valliei Chandrakumar

September 18, 2019

Comedy Sportz members will meet in P123 on Friday, Sept. 20, to discuss meeting dates and content regulations. Before beginning continuous training sessions, leaders will start the year off explaining the morals and expectations of the club. The main focus of these efforts is to emphasize the preparat...

Comedy Sportz members to prepare for Sept. 9 auditions in upcoming meeting

Comedy Sportz sponsor and IB Film teacher James Peterson starts his morning preparing for the day on Thursday, Aug. 29. Peterson will hold auditions for Comedy Sportz on Sept. 9  in P123.

Valliei Chandrakumar

September 3, 2019

Comedy Sportz members will meet in P123 on Tuesday, Sept. 3, to discuss plans and goals for the school year. The main focus of these efforts is to emphasize the true intentions behind each performance, letting audience members participate for their overall enjoyment and making sure everyone is havin...

ComedySportz trains to hone improv skills

At a ComedySportz Workshop, veteran ComedySportz members discuss the rules of a ComedySportz improv game. In addition to comedic improv skills, the game also involved singing and rhyming.

Jessica Konrad

October 26, 2018

The ComedySportz team recently began training for its upcoming matches in the spring. The team trains with professional ComedySportz players in order to gain a better understanding of ComedySportz improv games and the fundamentals of improv in general. ComedySportz sponsor Jim Peterson said the team’...

ComedySportz develops team dynamic

Students prepare to audition for the ComedySportz team at the ComedySportz workshop. Ayden Stewart, ComedySportz member and senior, led the students in a series of improv exercises.

Jessica Konrad

October 4, 2018

 The ComedySportz team will conduct its first rehearsal on Oct. 5. The team’s main focus in this rehearsal is to get to know one another while learning the basics of comedic improv.     In terms of developing a team dynamic, ComedySportz sponsor Jim Peterson said he is confident the team will...

ComedySportz team prepares for matches

Shawn Horrocks and Piper Dafforn, ComedySportz members and juniors, pretend to hold a puppy during a ComedySportz rehearsal. This exercise was part of a game designed to improve the team's ability to portray physicality.

Jessica Konrad

November 6, 2017

The ComedySportz team has begun to prepare for its matches in the spring. Members prepare by attending rehearsals after school on Fridays. During these rehearsals, professional ComedySportz actors lead the team in improv exercises and critique the team members’ individual performances. ComedySportz sponso...

Club Spotlights 1/27

During rehearsal, Eric Bembenek, ComedySportz member and junior, interrogates Chuck Burton, ComedySportz member and senior. While playing, the team prepared for their upoming matches.

James Yin, Michelle Yin, Spotlights

January 27, 2017

COMEDY SPORTZ: PRESIDENTS: Seniors Blaine McBroom and Chuck Burton WHAT IT IS: ComedySportz is a competitive, improvisational show revolving around comedic events, which are usually judged by the audience. The team will practice after school with ComedySportz officials to improve actin...

Comedy Sportz Match to raise money for Dance Marathon

Comedy Sportz Match to raise money for Dance Marathon

Contributor

February 5, 2016

Comedy Sportz had a match during SRT on Feb 4 to raise money for Dance Marathon. Carmel’s Return of the Bling won by a narrow 3 points against their fellow team members called “Fellowship of the Bling” at the Comedysportz Scrimmage hosted in support of Riley Children’s Hospital. Over the course of...