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North Coast Visits the Dirty Coast to Rap Things Up

North Coast Visits the Dirty Coast to Rap Things Up

Nov 15, 2013

Tonight at 9:30 p.m., the Shadowbox will be alive with the sounds of North Coast: a very unique improv group from New York who mix freestyle rapping with longform improv. The result is infectiously fun and unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Just watch the video they made for their trip to New Orleans below:

Dean’s List will open for North Coast Friday at 9:30 at the Shadowbox. You can still buy tickets online...

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In NOLA for Hell Yes? Here’s What You Should Do

In NOLA for Hell Yes? Here’s What You Should Do

Nov 15, 2013

So you made it to New Orleans to fully immerse yourself in comedy. So far so good! But maybe you want to see some of the sights and eat some of the food and enjoy some of the perks of the Big Easy between shows. We got you covered: here’s the Hell Yes Fest Guide of Things TO DO In NOLA.

TO EAT: Cheap Enough and Doesn’t Suck

  • Pizza Delicious (Bywater): Giant,...

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How you can help Hell Yes Fest be successful

How you can help Hell Yes Fest be successful

Nov 2, 2013

How can you help Hell Yes Fest be a big success? Check it out:

Invite a co-worker or best friend or romantic interest to see a show with you. Everyone likes comedy. But everyone loves good comedy. What if you met the love of your life at this festival. What. If.

Change your Facebook and/or Twitter avatar to one of our HYF mascots. Just right click and save one of these two, switch ‘em out with...

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Food Sponsorships

Food Sponsorships

Nov 10, 2012

We want to thank all the local love and support we’ve gotten in the form of food donations throughout the festival!

Thanks to the following eateries for feeding our talented performers.

Stein’s Deli 2207 Magazine Street New Orleans, LA 70130

The Joint 701 Mazant Street New Orleans, LA 70117

Naked Pizza 6307 S. Miro New Orleans, LA 70125

Milk Bar 1514 Delachaise Street New Orleans, LA 70115

Mona’s Cafe...

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What’s With All the Musical Improv Comedy?

What’s With All the Musical Improv Comedy?

Oct 26, 2012

This Year Hell Yes Fest features 2 Musical Improv Groups including the Austin based sensation known as Water Park.

Let’s dig a little deeper and see what that is all about!

Jesse: Hey Justin Strackany. You are in the musical improv group Water Park! This is Jesse Spots, associate producer of Hell Yes Fest in New Orleans. I’m being overly formal here because I am shanghaiing you into an interview. Let’s jump right...

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An Interview with Michael Domangue

An Interview with Michael Domangue

Oct 12, 2012

Michael Domangue is the newest addition to the Hell Yes team. Everyone is real excited about the work he’s been doing on the film portion of the festival. So we had Mike Breese catch up with him for a brief interview.

What are you putting together for Hell Yes Fest this year?

My official title is basically Film Coordinator for the HYF comedy film festival. My job responsibility this year is putting on...

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Announcements coming soon

Announcements coming soon

Aug 23, 2012

Hold tight Hell Yes fans! Hold on tight for just a tad bit longer!

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An Interview with Laser Heart

An Interview with Laser Heart

Nov 8, 2011

Laser Heart is one of the newest rising troupes coming out of The New Movement Austin training center. This team of talented individuals is fresh off a weekly September slot and hasn’t slowed down since. You can find Laser Heart performing in the Improv mini-marathon on Thursday. Laser Heart consists of the wonderful Reagan Ward, Andy Sams, Ellen Kubecka and Allen Rogers. They spread knowledge from them forming together to thoughts on Nickelodeon Slime.

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