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iO (formerly known as ImprovOlympic) teaches classes on and hosts performances of improv comedy. Its main focus is on long-form improv (that's when a crew improvises for at least 25 minutes. In short-form, each skit is interrupted by audience suggestions or only plays out for a scene). The theater hosts several events daily, with famous guests and alumni popping in all the time.

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iO Chicago

iO Chicago

iO (formerly known as ImprovOlympic) teaches classes on and hosts performances of improv comedy. Its main focus is on long-form improv (that's when a crew improvises for at least 25 minutes. In short-form, each skit is interrupted by audience suggestions or only plays out for a scene). The theater hosts several events daily, with famous guests and alumni popping in all the time.