Announcing the Brooklyn Comedy Collective, a new venue and improv school in Williamsburg

Two comedians who helped launch and run the former Brooklyn branch of the Annoyance Theater have announced a new venture together:┬áThe Brooklyn Comedy Collective, a theater and improv comedy school that’ll begin hosting shows and teaching classes in March in The Brick Theater in Williamsburg (579 Metropolitan Ave.). Philip Markle (artistic director) and Annie Donley (programming director) are behind the Brooklyn Comedy Collective (BCC), and will teach the Level 2 improv classes. Jared Jeffries, an improviser who previously taught at iO in Chicago, will lead the Level 1 classes, which will cost $275 for six weeks of training. As...

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