Artsfile, a fantastic local arts outlet, profiled a couple of the cast members of 50/50 and talked about what improv meant to them:
“Improv teaches you to just go for it,” Sachin Sinha says. It also teaches you how to listen “and adapt to any situation. I feel like a lot of improvisers feel the need to be clever and make jokes on stage and I, personally, having seen many shows, you can always tell when an improviser is trying to be funny.”
“Improv gives you the ability to stay loose on stage. It gives you a sense that nothing has to be locked in 100 per cent,” Ray Besharah says.
Read the whole thing here!