Bishop Shoots Improv Pilot
My improv team, Bishop, just shot a super fancy pilot for the web. You can see us here in studio in front of the green screen. I had a blast working with the very capable cast and crew, and can’t wait to do it again! Highlights definitely include Clay smashing Taco […]
Wheelhouse: iO West’s New Premier Harold Team!
The iO West theater in Hollywood has completely overhauled its improv programming. Beginning January 8th, three premier teams will perform the theater’s flagship form, The Harold: King Ten, Heyday, and the team I am privileged to play on, Wheelhouse. The players are Tommy Bechtold, Frank Caeti, Tom Christensen, Chris Gorbos, Kyle More, Justin Michael Terry, Lynn Trickey, Erik Voss & Danielle […]
Gristle: Monday, 5/14 @ ComedySportz LA
Ladies and Your Gentlemen! After an extended sabbatical hunting large game across the Dark Continent, the brave men of Gristle have returned. They will perform a show that will dazzle the senses, tomorrow night! Watch Col. Clayton Froning reenact his bare-chested wrestling of a she-lion! Witness Adm. Thomas M. Christensen perform a […]
My New Harold Team, “Natural 20”
Starting next Tuesday, I will be performing with a new Harold team at iO West. We are called “Natural 20,” a reference to the iconic Dungeons & Dragons roll. Once again, I will be coached by Annie Hoff of USS Rock ‘n’ Roll. Natural 20 is: Katie Bogart Ward Dave […]
Thanks for an Amazing Run!
Friends, Thank you for making Tom Christensen IS North Dakota such a success. The solo musical was an amazing experience, one I hope to bring back to the stage as soon as possible. Last night’s show was so much fun to do. Since my first solo show, I have been […]
VIDEO: “AUTHORITY,” One-Man Fully Improvised Musical
This is the show that won the United States of Improv tournament at the 9th Annual Los Angeles Improv Festival! The prize is a three week run at iO West, so come check out Tom Christensen IS North Dakota on Mondays (6/13, 6/20, & 6/27) at 10:00 PM. Team North […]
North Dakota WINS! Three More Shows this Month
Thanks to your incredible support, Team North Dakota (Tom Christensen with accompanist Scott Passarella) won the United States of Improv tournament! My reward is a run of three shows in June, so please come to the show! Tom Christensen is North Dakota! Mondays in June (6/13, 6/20, & 6/27) 10:00 PM […]
VIDEO: Trailer for “The Wind,” One-Man Improvised Musical
On Saturday, I played my third one-man musical in the United States of Improv tournament. Team North Dakota (Tom Christensen) took on Team New York (Tommy Bechtold, Karen Graci, Colin Hughes, Chris Fontakis, Brandon Sornberger, Rich Fancher, & Steve Major). Team NoDak won the audience vote! My next show is Saturday, 6/11, […]
VIDEO: My Second One-Man Improvised Musical!
Last Saturday, Team North Dakota (Tom Christensen) played with Team Rhode Island (Matt Cavedon, Christian Edsall, Deidre Scott, Seth Weitberg, & Thom Vacca) and won the audience vote! Here is the video: Thanks to your ongoing support, Team North Dakota is still in the United States of Improv Tournament at iO West. Please join […]
Thanks to Chelsea Coleman for these Posters!
A special thanks to fellow improvisor Chelsea Coleman for helping me promote Team North Dakota in my upcoming show! These look fantastic. United States of Improv Tournament: Round 2: Rhode Island vs. North Dakota Saturday, 5/21/11 @ 11:30 PM iO West – 6366 Hollywood Blvd.