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Dangerbox is a longform improv team hailing from New York University. They play free monthly shows for the NYU student body, as well as perform in improv festivals across the country. They are one of four NYU improv teams, the others being After School Special, Pasadena Golf Club, and Home Improvment, and they occasionally share team members with the sketch group Hammerkatz.


Dangerbox has showcased several improv forms over the span of it's career, including Armandos, Harolds and more. They currently play with a modified Montage form, featuring occasional monologues and an opener from The Documentary form.


The 2018-2019 team includes:

  • Chloe Troast
  • Charlie O'Connor
  • Malik Marshall
  • Isaiah Hazzard
  • Jordan Bialik
  • Alex Utz
  • Martin Herlihy
  • Lisha Payne
  • Emilia Mich


Several Dangerbox alumni have remained a presence in both the New York City- and nation-wide comedy scenes. Members have gone on to form Gentlemen Party, Pop Roulette, and Political Subversities, among many more. The most notable alumni in recent years include the cast of Derrick: Donald Glover, DC Pierson, and Dominic Dierkes.

See also

  • Hammerkatz
  • After School Special
  • Pasadena Golf Club
  • Home Improvment

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