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Star Wars Subway Car  - Movies In Real Life
 
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A surprise reenactment of the first Princess Leia / Darth Vader scene from Star Wars on a New York City subway car. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2010/07/14/star-wars-subway-car/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch the full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx0pMPRtbaw&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=1 Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed since 2001 in New York City. Others include the Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 11604074 Improv Everywhere
Food Court Musical - Musicals In Real Life Episode 1
 
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A musical breaks out in a Los Angeles food court, surprising and delighting everyone. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2008/03/09/food-court-musical/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Hire us to create a custom-written musical for your event! http://improveverywhere.com/contact 16 agents create a spontaneous musical in a food court in a Los Angeles mall. Using wireless microphones and the mall's PA system, both their voices and the music was amplified throughout the food court. All cameras were hidden behind two-way mirrors and other concealed structures. This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past seven years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 9866506 Improv Everywhere
Frozen Grand Central
 
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Over 200 people freeze in place for exactly five minutes in New York's Grand Central Terminal. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2008/01/31/frozen-grand-central/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past nine years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 36650102 Improv Everywhere
I Love Lunch! The Musical  -  Musicals In Real Life Episode 3
 
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A surprise musical about lunch! More info: http://improveverywhere.com/2009/11/05/i-love-lunch-the-musical/ Hire us to create a custom musical for your conference or event: http://improveverywhere.com/contact For our latest mission, seven undercover agents staged a spontaneous musical during lunch at a midtown atrium. The mission was filmed for a segment on The Today Show and includes a cameo from Ann Curry. The music was amplified live in the space. Song by Scott Brown & Anthony King: http://gutenbergthemusical.com/ This is one of nearly 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past eight years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 3516200 Improv Everywhere
The Mute Button
 
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What happens when everyone around you suddenly goes on mute? Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/05/31/the-mute-button/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission 23 actors and 2 dogs infiltrated a public space and went on "mute" at coordinated intervals. The mission took place near the northern entrance to Prospect Park in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The Mute Button was produced by Improv Everywhere as part of the Guggenheim Museum exhibition stillspotting nyc. Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams: http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com http://www.guggenheim.org/stillspotting Full credits: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/05/31/the-mute-button/ Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook
Views: 5390864 Improv Everywhere
Where's Rob?
 
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Rob gets lost during the Knick's game. The entire stadium helps him find his seat. More info:http://improveverywhere.com/2009/11/30/wheres-rob/ For our latest mission, Agent Lathan pretended to get lost during a Knicks game. Throughout the second half he kept appearing further and further away from his assigned seat with a confused look on his face. Starring Rob Lathan http://roblathan.com Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X This is one of nearly 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past eight years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery We have a DVD for sale! http://www.improveverywhere.com/dvd/
Views: 3357470 Improv Everywhere
Quadruplets
 
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We filled a New York park with eight sets of identical quadruplets, but be sure to read the full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2012/04/01/quadruplets/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission we filled a New York park with eight sets of identical quadruplets, creating a surreal experience for anyone who happened to be walking through the park. Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Edited by Cameron Sun http://www.youtube.com/camscreations Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past nine years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Get our book, DVD, and t-shirt: http://improveverywhere.com/merch/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 3980030 Improv Everywhere
Best Game Ever: Little League Baseball Game Surprised with Mob
 
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A mob of fans, a jumbotron, announcers, and the Goodyear Blimp surprise a random little league game. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2008/04/07/best-game-ever/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ A little league baseball game is turned into a major league event. All players, coaches, and parents do not know what is happening. We worked with the league commissioner to get the kids' names and access to the field to setup our equipment the morning of the game. He was the only one in on it. NBC Sports worked with us and got us the jumbotron and the blimp. This is one of over 70 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past six years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Best Buy uniform prank, and the famous U2 Rooftop Hoax, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. Background music by Kevin MacLeod. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed
Views: 4392213 Improv Everywhere
Carousel Horse Race
 
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We turned a carousel into a horse race! Full story: https://improveverywhere.com/2011/06/27/carousel-horse-race/ | Watch part two: http://youtu.be/xcQuPb3LpAU SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission we turned a carousel into a horse race. A single jockey was joined by two announcers, a roaring crowd, and a trumpeter. The children on the carousel had no idea what was going on. The mission took place at Le Carrousel in New York's Bryant Park. Produced by Improv Everywhere http://improveverywhere.com/ Edited by Nathan Russell http://www.nathanhrussell.com William Tell Overture finale by Giachino Rossini arranged by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Full credits: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/06/27/carousel-horse-race/ Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook
Views: 2341817 Improv Everywhere
Conduct Us
 
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An orchestra in the middle of Manhattan with a sign that reads, "Conduct Us." Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2013/09/24/conduct-us/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ We put a Carnegie Hall orchestra in the middle of New York City and placed an empty podium in front of the musicians with a sign that read, "Conduct Us." Random New Yorkers who accepted the challenge were given the opportunity to conduct this world-class orchestra. The orchestra responded to the conductors, altering their tempo and performance accordingly. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by: Deverge http://deverge.com/ A collaboration with Carnegie Hall and Ensemble ACJW http://www.carnegiehall.org/ Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Editor: Denis Cardineau Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Camera: Myo Campbell, Denis Cardineau, Ilya Smelansky, Chloe Smolkin, Spencer Thielmann Production Sound: Harris Karlin Photography: Ari Scott Production Assistants: Juan Cocuy, Kelley Dunlap, Peter Kelly, Michael Tannenbaum Producers for Carnegie Hall: Nate Bachhuber, Jonathan Bradley, Adrienne Stortz Musicians: Ensemble ACJW, see video for full credits Special Thanks: Ethan Lercher & Rossini Yen, 34th St. Partnership Music: Overture from Mozart's Marriage of Figaro Full credits at Improv Everywhere http://improveverywhere.com/2013/09/24/conduct-us/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 3957417 Improv Everywhere
The Magical Porta Potty
 
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A series of epic surprises emerge from what appears to be a normal porta potty. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2015/06/23/the-magical-porta-potty/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we staged a series of surprises at the porta potty area of the Governors Ball music festival in New York. When random concertgoers opened our "magical" porta potty, they were surprised by a ridiculous number of performers streaming out of the door. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Juan Cocuy Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera: Justin Ayers, Sarah Harrison, Keith Haskel Hidden Camera: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Ken Barbera Editor: Matt Braunsdorf Production Assistants: Evan Harms, Peter Kelly, Tucker Markus Cast: Mariachi: The New York City Mariachi Conservatory, "Mariachi Master Apprentice Program and Union" Gospel: Lady Peachena & The Late Show's Gospel Choir Bollywood: Bollywood Funk NYC Dance School/Company, Director: Ayesha Khanna Brass Band: Patriot Brass Ensemble Special Thanks: The Governors Ball NYC Music Festival, Yoni Reisman, Tom Russell, Andrew Cataldo, Benjamin Silver This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 2017302 Improv Everywhere
High Five Escalator
 
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Rob figures out how to give 2,000 high fives in 45 minutes. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2009/02/09/high-five-escalator/ Rob gives 2,000 high fives standing by the escalator during the morning subway commute in NYC. Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Rob played by Rob Lathan: http://roblathan.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past seven years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 4084347 Improv Everywhere
Grocery Store Musical -  Musicals In Real Life Episode 2
 
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A surprise musical breaks out in a grocery store in Queens. Part of our Musicals in Real Life series! More info: http://improveverywhere.com/2009/10/20/grocery-store-musical/ Hire us to create a custom musical for your conference or event: http://improveverywhere.com/contact For our latest mission, six undercover actors burst into song in a grocery store in Queens. Three minutes and lots of silly choreography later, they returned to their roles as shoppers and stock boys. The mission was filmed with hidden robotic, lipstick, and wearable cameras. The song was played over the store's PA system live. Song by Scott Brown & Anthony King: http://gutenbergthemusical.com/ This is one of nearly 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past eight years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 5888615 Improv Everywhere
Gotta Share! The Musical  -  Musicals In Real Life Episode 4
 
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Conference attendees interrupt the speaker and burst into song in this surprise musical. More info: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/05/09/gotta-share-the-musical/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Hire us to create a custom musical for your conference or event: http://improveverywhere.com/contact For our latest mission, a musical breaks out at the GEL Conference in New York. A speaker is suddenly interrupted by a man who refuses to turn off his cell phone. This is the fourth in our series of Spontaneous Musical projects. http://SpontaneousMusicals.com Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Song by Scott Brown and Anthony King http://gutenbergthemusical.com/ Edited by Nathan Russell http://www.nathanhrussell.com/ Cast (in order of appearance): Michael Kayne, Corey Johnson, Megan Maes, Kevin R. Free, Amy Heidt, Lauren Adams, John Flynn This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past nine years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook
Views: 2717516 Improv Everywhere
Meet a Black Person
 
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Since Aspen, Colorado has an African American population of 0.44%, we decided to give the locals a chance to meet a black person. More info: http://improveverywhere.com/2012/02/06/meet-a-black-person/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Since Aspen, Colorado has an African American population of 0.44%, we decided to give the locals a chance to meet a black person. We put comedian Colton Dunn in an empty hot chocolate kiosk at the foot of the mountain to greet folks as they exited the slopes. This 2006 mission is the second in a series of remastered videos we are producing from our archives to commemorate our 10th anniversary. We are going through our original tapes and updating old classics with higher quality video and audio, as well as adding additional never-before-seen footage. Due to file size restrictions in the early days of YouTube, many of these videos have only been seen in extremely low 240p quality. The remastered Meet a Black Person video adds new interactions with Aspen tourists and locals. Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Edited by Andrew Flynn Soltys: http://andrewsoltys.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Starring Colton Dunn http://ColtonDunn.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook ImprovEverywhere Improv Everywhere funny new york prank nyc publicprank city aspen colorado meet a black person african american white ski resort snow
Views: 2553538 Improv Everywhere
Who You Gonna Call? - Ghostbusters - Movies In Real Life
 
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The Ghostbusters show up at the New York Public Library, surprising people studying. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2010/05/18/who-you-gonna-call/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch the full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx0pMPRtbaw&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=1 We brought the movie Ghostbusters to life in the reading room of The New York Public Library at 42 Street. The 1984 movie begins with a scene in the very same room, so we figured it was time for the Ghostbusters to make an encore appearance. Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Space provided by the New York Public Library http://nypl.org This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past eight years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 8526303 Improv Everywhere
Mall Santa Musical  -  Musicals In Real Life Episode 5
 
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A musical breaks out at a shopping mall in New Jersey. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/11/29/mall-santa-musical/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Hire us to create a custom musical for your conference or event: http://improveverywhere.com/contact A musical breaks out at a shopping mall in New Jersey. A man is suddenly compelled to express his desire to sit on Santa's lap via song. Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Edited by Nathan Russell: http://nathanhrussell.com Song by Scott Brown and Anthony King http://gutenbergthemusical.com Starring: (in order of appearance) Michael Kayne, Megan Maes, Lauren Adams, Amy Heidt, Sebastian Thomas, Jim Santangeli, Evan Gregory, Michael Gregory, Don Fanelli, Rich Klimaski This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery We have t-shirts, DVDs, and a book: http://improveverywhere.com/merch
Views: 2312491 Improv Everywhere
Guerrilla Handbell Strikeforce
 
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A 13-member handbell choir provides some unexpected accompaniment for a Salvation Army bell ringer More info:http://improveverywhere.com/2009/12/14/guerrilla-handbell-strikeforce/ For our latest mission, a 13-member handbell choir provided some unexpected accompaniment for a Salvation Army bell ringer on Lexington Avenue in Manhattan. Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Idea by Jason Eppink: http://jasoneppink.com This is one of nearly 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past eight years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 2188944 Improv Everywhere
Best Buy Uniform Prank
 
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80 people enter a Manhattan Best Buy wearing blue polo shirts and khaki pants. Chaos ensues. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2006/04/23/best-buy/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ This 2006 mission is the first in a series of remastered videos we are producing from our archives to commemorate our 10th anniversary. We are going through our original tapes and updating old classics with higher quality video and audio, as well as adding additional never-before-seen footage. Due to file size restrictions in the early days of YouTube, many of these videos have only been seen in extremely low 240p quality. The remastered Best Buy video adds some interactions with employees that we didn't even realize we had on tape! Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Edited by Andrew Flynn Soltys: http://andrewsoltys.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook
Views: 7864242 Improv Everywhere
Time Travel Subway Car
 
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An elaborate time travel prank on a New York City subway car with four sets of identical twins! Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2016/03/16/time-travel-subway-car/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we staged an elaborate time travel prank on a New York City subway car with four sets of identical twins. A man enters a subway car and announces he is raising money to complete his time machine. At the next stop, his future self enters to try to talk him out of it. More and more time travelers convene on the subway car as the train rolls along, surprising the random commuters caught up in the middle. Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Executive Producers: Charlie Todd, Andrew Soltys, Alan Aisenberg, Juan Cocuy, Justin Ayers Produced by: Andrew Soltys Co-Producer: Aleks Arcabascio Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Hidden Camera: Kraig Adams Camera Operators: Justin Ayers, Christian Mortensen, Keith Haskel Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai (photo credit for all photos on this page) Production Assistant: Tyler Orr Editor: Matt Braunsdorf DIT: Brian Morrissey Music: Tyler Walker Starring: David Rosenberg & Jeff Rosenberg (inventor), Gwen Petry & Emily Petry (couple), Paul Herbig & Michael Herbig (couple), Michael Hughes and Matthew Hughes (final guy) Thanks to Tentacle Sync for providing a simple and elegant syncing solution. Their new standalone software will be available soon at: http://tentaclesync.com/ Listen to David and Jeff Rosenberg's Twinnovation podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/twinnovation/id1024378759?mt=2 This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 4098133 Improv Everywhere
Human Mirror
 
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15 pairs of twins create a human mirror on a New York subway car. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2008/07/06/human-mirror/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past seven years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 13208479 Improv Everywhere
The 1860s Bar
 
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We surprised random people by turning back the clock 150 years at a local bar, completely transforming it into 1860s New York. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2013/06/17/the-1860s-bar/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd Produced by Generate Shot by TV Boy Edited by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com/ Cast (in order of appearance): Ryan Karels; Erik Dies; Alan Starzinski; Josh Sharp; Cody Lindquist; Amber Nelson; Tyler Walker; Joe Exley, Stefan Zeniuk, Brian Belcinski, Jonathan Erdman, Matt Adams; Kevin Hines Full credits: http://improveverywhere.com/2013/06/1... Thanks to the Black Rabbit: http://www.blackrabbitbarnyc.com/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/iesub You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 2096713 Improv Everywhere
Seeing Eye People
 
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A solution to the texting and walking epidemic! Watch part two: http://youtu.be/N5SWgWI8Cag Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2013/04/30/seeing-eye-people/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ A collaboration with BuzzFeed Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd Video Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Producers: Matt Adams, Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com/ Full credits: http://improveverywhere.com/2013/04/30/seeing-eye-people/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1858832 Improv Everywhere
"I Am Spartacus!" Starbucks Prank - Movies In Real Life (Ep 9)
 
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Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2013/11/26/spartacus-in-real-life-movies-in-real-life-episode-9/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch the full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx0pMPRtbaw&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=1 For our latest mission we staged the iconic "I am Spartacus!" scene from Spartacus in a Manhattan Starbucks. I ordered a drink and gave the name "Spartacus." When the barista called the name, a group of 20 men stood up one-by-one proclaiming to be Spartacus. The real punchline arrived at the end, when a man dressed as a Roman slave arrived to claim the beverage. The scene was produced without the knowledge of the Starbucks. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Movies In Real Life is presented in part by Fandango http://bit.ly/170bIvx Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Editor: Denis Cardineau Camera: Myo Campbell, Denis Cardineau, Ryan Creamer, Kelley Dunlap, Cody Lindquist, Chloe Smolkin, Ilya Smelansky Sound: Harris Karlin Photography: Ari Scott Production Assistants: Juan Cocuy Cast: Matt Pavlovich as Spartacus; Charlie Todd as "guy ordering drink" This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 2446725 Improv Everywhere
Say Something Nice
 
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New Yorkers are given the chance to "Say something nice" with a mysterious podium and megaphone. Backstory: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/08/22/say-something-nice/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission we constructed a custom wooden lectern with a megaphone holster and an attached sign that read, "Say Something Nice." The lectern was placed in public spaces around New York and then left alone. We wanted to see what would happen if New Yorkers were given the opportunity to amplify their voices to "say something nice." This project was produced by Improv Everywhere as part of the Guggenheim Museum exhibition stillspotting nyc. Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams: http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Lectern designed by: Jason Eppink and Alex Young http://www.guggenheim.org/stillspotting Full credits: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/08/22/say-something-nice/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://tinyurl.com/iebook
Views: 5519153 Improv Everywhere
Ted's Birthday
 
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30 people throw a birthday party for a random stranger in a bar. More info: http://improveverywhere.com/2010/02/28/teds-birthday-2/ 30 people throw a birthday party for a random stranger in a bar. The mission was filmed with cameras hidden behind two way mirrors, and the audio comes from hidden wireless microphones (both on our agents and hidden around the bar.) Buy the Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed since 2001 in New York City. Others include the Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere RSS feed: http://www.improveverywhere.com/feed You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1488062 Improv Everywhere
The Pirates of Central Park
 
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We partnered with Disney Parks to stage a pirate invasion on the Central Park Lake! Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2014/11/05/pirates-of-central-park/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we partnered with Disney Parks to stage a pirate invasion on the Central Park Lake, converting a rowboat rental into a pirate ship. Actors dressed as pirates from the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction set sail on the lake, searching for the keys to their treasure chest. The pirates interrogated the New Yorkers and tourists on other rowboats and by the shore, much to their delight. Watch more #DISNEYSIDE videos: http://disneyside.disneyparks.disney.go.com/ Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Katie Young Camera: Sarah Harrison, Eric Laplante, Christine Ng, Spencer Thielmann GoPro Photography: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Ken Barbera Edited by: Ilya Smelansky Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Connor Curfman, Chris Jobson, Jason Kasman, Spencer Lindenman, Alex Shifman, Michael Tannenbaum, Alex Romanski Hair & Makeup: Sasha Grossman Wardrobe: Gabriella Moses Cast: Ken Beck, Ryan Connors, John Timothy, Timmy Wood, “Hudson” This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 746898 Improv Everywhere
Harry Potter In Real Life - Movies In Real Life (Episode 8)
 
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Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2013/11/19/harry-potter-in-real-life-movies-in-real-life-episode-8/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch the full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx0pMPRtbaw&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=1 For our latest mission, we sent an 11-year-old actor dressed as Harry Potter into New York's Pennsylvania Station to search for Platform 9 3/4. Harry wandered the station with a caged owl and a luggage cart and asked both strangers and transit employees how to get to the Hogwarts Express, presenting them with his Platform 9 3/4 ticket. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Movies In Real Life is presented in part by Fandango http://bit.ly/170bIvx Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Editor: Deverge Camera: Denis Cardineau, Ilya Smelansky, Spencer Thielmann Sound: Ken Barbera Photography: Arin Sang-urai Props and Costumes: Aleks Arcabascio Production Assistants: Juan Cocuy, Cody Lindquist, Michael Tannenbaum Owl Design and Creation: Jamie Bressler Cast: Sebastian Thomas as Harry Potter This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 6250134 Improv Everywhere
Rocky In Real Life - Movies In Real Life (Episode 1)
 
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We traveled to Philadelphia to recreate Rocky's epic run in real life. Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2013/10/01/rocky-in-real-life-movies-in-real-life-episode-1/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGjKM4vicfg&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=2 We traveled to Philadelphia to recreate Rocky's epic run in real life. The video takes inspiration from the training montages in both Rocky and Rocky II, and the final sequence includes a mob of 100 kids between the ages of 8 and 15 running with Rocky up the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Movies In Real Life is presented in part by Fandango http://bit.ly/170bIvx Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Editor: Denis Cardineau Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Camera: Myo Campbell, Denis Cardineau, Keith Haskel, Kris Knight, Ilya Smelansky Production Sound: Ken Barbera Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Ryan Creamer, Juan Cocuy, Kelley Dunlap, Peter Kelly, Cody Lindquist, Michael Tannenbaum Cast: Dan Black as Rocky Thanks: The kids of Philadelphia who participated! This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 2196712 Improv Everywhere
The Light Switch
 
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A mysterious red light switch allows unsuspecting New Yorkers to turn on over 50,000 Christmas lights. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2015/12/02/the-light-switch/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we placed a 7-foot-tall light switch in New York City's Father Demo Square. When a random New Yorker flipped the switch, the entire square lit up with Christmas lights. In addition to lights on the trees, benches, and fences around the park, a mob of performers wearing lights wrapped around their clothes lit up as well. The performers were instructed to turn on their lights and freeze in place when the switch was flipped on. Once again this year our Christmas video was made possible by Target. Find out more about Wonderpacks: http://tgt.biz/j8du Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com FULL CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Executive Producers: Charlie Todd, Andrew Soltys, Justin Ayers, Juan Cocuy, Alan Aisenberg Produced by: Andrew Soltys Co-Producers: Aleks Arcabascio, Katie Young Production Coordinator: Isabel Lopez Production Manager: Dave Szarejko Director of Photography Justin Ayers Video Technical Director: Sarah Harrison Camera Operators: Eric Laplante, Jon Simmons, Greg Harriott, Ben Carey, Mike Doyle, Chloe Smolkin, Spencer Thielmann GoPro Technician: Kraig Adams Assistant Camera: Amy Obarski, Christie Leitzell, Dan Rodenhizer Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Gaffer: Ted Maroney Best Boy Electric: Conor Murphy Production Sound Mixer: Kyle Porter Props Master: Zelda Vyssotsky Props Assistant: Kat Kilcullen Location Manager: Kristen Mink Music: Tyler Walker Edited by: Denis Cardineau Assistant Editor: Ryan Connors Post Sound Mixer: Harris Karlin Production Assistants: Brian Bonacci, Daven Falconer, Chris Jobson, Alex Tymchak, Tom Fenaille, Rob Petrarca, Chris Kelly, Andrew Tyma, Alex Romanski, Rob Romanski, Lauren Renzulli, Carlos Morales The Lighting Design Group: Billy Albertelli, Mike Grabowski, Aurora Warfield Mr. Holiday Lighting: Brendan McCaffrey Ready Set: Dan Haskett, Alex Bellerud Special Thanks: David Gruber, Father Demo Square, Friends of Father Demo Square, Carmine Street Block Association, Our Lady of Pompeii Church, 3Phase, Anthony Henderson Full story at Improv Everywhere http://improveverywhere.com/2015/12/02/the-light-switch/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1846853 Improv Everywhere
Dance Captain Wanted
 
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We set up 100 dancers in a park and put a platform in front of them. Watch what happens. Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2016/08/17/dance-captain-wanted/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Get 10% off at Squarespace & start your free trial: http://squarespace.com/improveverywhere For our latest video, we set up a 2-foot tall platform in Bryant Park with an attached sign that read "Dance Captain Wanted." When random New Yorkers stepped on the platform, our mob of 100 dancers copied their every move. Thanks to Bryant Park for working with us on this project! http://www.bryantpark.org/ CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Executive Producers: Charlie Todd, Andrew Soltys, Alan Aisenberg, Juan Cocuy, Justin Ayers Produced by: Andrew Soltys, Aleks Arcabascio, Justin Ayers Co-Producer: Isabel Lopez Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera Operators: Chloe Smolkin, Christian Mortensen, Jon Simmons, Spencer Thielmann Hidden Camera Technician: Zach Rockenstyre Camera Assistant: Kate Montgomery Camera PA: Mark Satin Still Photography: Andy Bisdale Sound Mixer: Harris Karlin A2: Nick Mastorakis Wardrobe/Props: Zelda Vyssotsky Production Assistant: Chris Kelly, Cameron Mitchell, Tyler Orr, Kenzie Woodrow, Nick Silva, Marquis Powell, Alex Tymchak, Jason Kasman Editor: Matt Braunsdorf DIT: Ryan Connors Music: Tyler Walker This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 594021 Improv Everywhere
Black Friday Dollar Store
 
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100 people camp out in front of the dollar store on Black Friday. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2012/11/26/black-friday-dollar-store/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we had 100 people camp out in front of a 99 cent store in Manhattan on Black Friday. Participants arrived early in the morning with tents, chairs, and sleeping bags, making it look like they had camped out overnight. When the store opened, the crowd rushed inside and made purchases, buying 99 cent items with glee. Actress Cody Lindquist posed as a local NBC news reporter and conducted interviews with confused and delighted store employees and passersby. Full story at Improv Everywhere http://improveverywhere.com/2012/11/26/black-friday-dollar-store/ Created and Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd Video Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker Download the album Ridiculously Techno Christmas for free at http://tylerwalkermusic.com/ Full credits: http://improveverywhere.com/2012/11/26/black-friday-dollar-store/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Get our book, DVD, and t-shirt: http://improveverywhere.com/merch/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 5978271 Improv Everywhere
The Mp3 Experiment Eight
 
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3,500 participants listening to synchronized instructions via headphones at sunset in Battery Park City. More info: http://mp3experiment.com/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ We tour the Mp3 Experiment! Hire us to come to your school or event! http://improveverywhere.com/contact For our latest mission, over 3,500 people downloaded an MP3 file and pressed play simultaneously. The event began at sunset in two starting points by the Hudson River. The masses converged on Nelson Rockefeller Park as twilight ended and participated in a series of synchronized activities involving flashlights, camera flashes, glow sticks, and masks. Created by Charlie Todd & Tyler Walker http://improveverywhere.com/ Co-produced and Edited by Keith Haskel: http://www.kskill.com Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past nine years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Buy the Improv Everywhere book!: http://tinyurl.com/iebook You can also join our Facebook group: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1863514 Improv Everywhere
Surprise Wedding Reception
 
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A random couple getting married at City Hall in NYC gets a surprise wedding reception from strangers. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2009/06/02/surprise-wedding-reception/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we picked a random couple getting married at the City Clerk's Office in Manhattan and threw them a surprise wedding reception. The couple was treated to dancing, toasts, cake, and gifts, all with complete strangers. Produced and Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd/ Produced and Edited by Matt Adams http://www.mattadamsapple.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past seven years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery Buy the new Improv Everywhere book: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006170363X?ie=UTF8&tag=improevery-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=006170363X
Views: 5406807 Improv Everywhere
Spinning Beach Ball of Death
 
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A TED speaker's presentation crashes and things only get worse. A collaboration between Improv Everywhere and TED. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2012/03/09/spinning-beach-ball-of-death/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, a presenter at the TED conference has his talk interrupted by the Mac spinning wait cursor, commonly known as the "Spinning Beach Ball of Death." As he stands awkwardly and waits, things get weird. Enjoy the video first and then go behind the scenes with our report below. Filmed at TED http://ted.com Created by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Starring Eugene Cordero as the fake presenter http://eugenecordero.com/ Animation by Bob Bonniol http://blog.bonniol.com Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past nine years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Get our book, DVD, and t-shirt: http://improveverywhere.com/merch/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1574822 Improv Everywhere
Back to the Future Twins Prank - Movies In Real Life (Episode 5)
 
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Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2013/10/29/back-to-the-future-in-real-life-movies-in-real-life-episode-5/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx0pMPRtbaw&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=1 For our latest mission we brought the movie Back To The Future to life in a public plaza near the Met Life Clock Tower in Manhattan. A time traveling Delorean suddenly appeared, and Doctor Emmett Brown leaped from the vehicle to warn Marty McFly and Jennifer Parker that they were about to see themselves from ten minutes in the future, the consequences of which could be disastrous. Moments later a second Marty and Jennifer (played by identical twin actors) arrived on the scene. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Movies In Real Life is presented in part by Fandango http://bit.ly/170bIvx Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Camera: Chloe Smolkin, Spencer Thielmann, Ilya Smelansky, Justin Ayers, Myo Campbell, Denis Cardineau Sound: Ken Barbera Photography: Arin Sang-urai Props and Costumes: Aleks Arcabascio Production Assistants: Juan Cocuy, Michael Tannenbaum Cast: Terry Withers, Mike Brown, Matthew Brown, Kimberly Leonardi, Megan Drinkwater, Cody Lindquist Delorean Owner: Bob Collick - http://www.cantbeatelite.com/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 6754172 Improv Everywhere
The Mini-Golf Open
 
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We turned a mini-golf course into a major golf championship. Full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2012/07/16/the-mini-golf-open/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we turned a mini-golf course into a major golf championship. We surprised random mini-golfers with caddies, commentators, an ESPN camera crew, and a huge crowd. The "winner" was presented with the actual Claret Jug from The Open Championship. We surprised several groups throughout the day, appearing out of nowhere each time. Full story at Improv Everywhere http://improveverywhere.com/2012/07/16/the-mini-golf-open/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Get our book, DVD, and t-shirt: http://improveverywhere.com/merch/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1461311 Improv Everywhere
Look Up More - Surprise Performance in Retail Store Windows
 
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70 performers take over all 70 windows of a Manhattan retail building. Full Story: http://www.improveverywhere.com/2005/03/19/look-up-more/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed since 2001 in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit the website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://www.improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere Facebook Fan Page: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 2012394 Improv Everywhere
The Matrix In Real Life - Movies In Real Life (Episode 4)
 
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Neo shops at Macy's! Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2013/10/22/the-matrix-in-real-life-movies-in-real-life-episode-4/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Watch full series: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx0pMPRtbaw&list=SPTNjsbzFjWTA3-yF32hvWVkWU5kjDA3Ax&index=1 For our latest mission we sent Neo from the Matrix into Macy's in New York City to shop for a new "man dress." As Neo talked to a confused sales associate in the mens suits department, over 30 "Agent Smith" clones suddenly appeared, pouring out of elevators and escalators surrounding the area. An entirely unauthorized slow motion battle ensued, similar to the famous fight scene in The Matrix Reloaded. It's the Matrix sequel you've always wanted: Macy's Reloaded. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Movies In Real Life is presented in part by Fandango http://bit.ly/170bIvx Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Editor: Denis Cardineau Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Camera: Myo Campbell, Denis Cardineau, Caleb Heller, Kris Knight, Taylor Pow Production Sound: Ken Barbera Photography: Ari Scott Production Assistants: Cody Lindquist, Michael Tannenbaum Props and Costumes: Aleks Arcabascio Cast: Winston Noel as Neo Equipment Provided by: MatrixEyewear.com This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 3776307 Improv Everywhere
Epic Christmas Caroling
 
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We surprised a random family by Christmas caroling with a 20-person brass orchestra and a 13-member choir. Full Story: http://dft.ba/-EpicChristmasCarol SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Aleks Arcabascio Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera: Alex Crowe, Sarah Harrison, Eric Laplante, Spencer Thielmann Hidden Camera: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Harris Karlin Assistant Sound Mixer: Jon Bozeman Production Manager: Dave Szarejko Editor: Alan Aisenberg Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Chris Jobson, Matt Nussbaum, Michael Tannenbaum, Austin Poplin, Zak Roland, Alex Romanski Music Director: Steven Behnke Vocal Coach: Micah Young Chorus Manager: Maria Elena Armijo Music Arranger: Audrey Flores Special Thanks: Target, Sussy and Angel Gurtman, Lisette Duffy, Englewood Cliffs Police Department, Patriot Brass Ensemble Singers and Patriot Brass Ensemble, Lauren Schreiber, Lanisha Tuller, Deirdre Woodbyrne, Barbara Anderson, Sue Swietkowski CAST Soloist: Aaron Jackson Santas: Pat Baer, Ken Beck, Sebastian Conelli, James Dwyer Snow Man: Jordan Myrick, Emily Wallace Victorian Carolers: Chelsea Friedlander, Jennifer O'Neill, Aaron Jackson, John-Andrew Fernandez Carolers: Jami Leonard, Antoni Mendezona, Maria Elena Armijo, Tynan Davis, Jason Robinette, Evan Shyer, John Tiranno, Martin Fisher, Aaron Theno Trumpet: Anna Garcia, Matthew Gasiorowski, Bruno Lourensetto, Kenneth A. Rodriguez, Cody Rowlands Horn: Alex Chin, Zach Glavan, Patty Schmitt, Kyra Sims Tenor Trombone: Jennifer Griggs, Christian Paarup, Timothy James Robinson Bass Trombone: Nick Grinder, Cameron Smith Euphonium: Hitomi Yakata Tuba: Chanell Crichlow, Jose E. Perez Timpani: David Stevens Percussion: Gerard Gordon, Adam Maalouf Male Singer Alternate: Jeff Brooks / Female Singer Alternate: Christine Browning This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1714958 Improv Everywhere
Light Up Someone's Holiday
 
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A mysterious and magical mail slot gives random New Yorkers the chance to instantly deliver a Hallmark card and light up someone’s holiday. | Full story: https://improveverywhere.com/2017/11/29/light-up-someones-holiday/ Watch more holiday surprises: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnIQinb8ofk&t=6s&list=PLTNjsbzFjWTAvztzuR7cw_zVsVVia-Hbv&index=1 SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/SubImprov JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we created a custom-built set that allowed random New Yorkers to instantly deliver a Hallmark holiday card and light up someone’s holiday. Participants were surprised as Christmas lights lit up the plaza and their message was displayed on a 30-foot wide screen above. This project is a collaboration with Hallmark, who provided us with an assortment of Hallmark Signature Cards for the project. https://greetings.hallmark.com/seasons/ Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com FULL CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Executive Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Justin Ayers, Juan Cocuy, Andrew Soltys, and Charlie Todd Co-Producers: Aleks Arcabascio, Katie Young Associate Producers: Oung-Jo "OJ" Yuh, John Backstrom, Mattheau O'Brien Production Assistants: Jamel Francis, Gene Drikman, Dan Normile, Jose Bonilla, Brook Shafer, Chris Kelly, Rochelle Rose, Jonathan Portee, Matt Marsh, Alex Augustyniak, Alex Ocansey, Shilpa Ananth Production Manager: Isabel Lopez Locations Manager: Kristen Mink Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera Operators: Marius Becker, Michael Crommett, Christian Mortensen, Andi Obarski, Max Skaff, Chloe Smolkin, Spencer Thielmann Assistant Camera: Brian Ansel, Brian Hall, Goran Mrvic, Jeremy Musher, Josh Riley, Zach Rockenstyre Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Designer: Anthony Henderson Art Assistant: Josh Rosati Storyboard Artist: Ed Traquino Illustrator: Elke Reva Sudin Production Sound Mixer: Alan Kudan A2: Artur Szerejko Editor: Andy Bond Assistant Editor: Ryan Connors Post-Production Sound Mixer: Jordan Moser Set Fabrication: ReadySet Lighting: The Lighting Design Group Holiday Lighting: Mr. Holiday Lighting Additional Camera: TV Boy Security: Securitas Coloring Facility: Irving Harvey Music by: Tyler Walker Special Thanks: Big Screen Plaza; Olga Ryrakhovsky, Dave Scala. LTH; Charles Di Stefano, Julie Garces. Birch Family Services; Sherlan Joseph. This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/SubImprov JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1255634 Improv Everywhere
Unexpected Ballet
 
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Professional ballet performers go undercover as break dancers in Washington Square Park. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2015/08/04/unexpected-ballet SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, professional ballet performers pose as break dancers in New York's Washington Square Park. The men hype up their tumbling routine to a gathered crowd before realizing they brought the "wrong music." The crowd is surprised as they slowly realize the performer's hidden talents. Check out our Field Day! Click here ►► http://bit.ly/1RkWs5c This project was a collaboration with YouTube's new Field Day channel. Check out our video on the Field Day channel that features parts of this mission! Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Juan Cocuy Camera: Lauren Murphy, Chloe Smolkin, Peter Steusloff, Christian Mortensen Hidden Camera: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Ken Barbera Editor: Matt Braunsdorf Assistant Editor: Danny Behar Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Danny Behar, Austin Poplin, Alex Romanski, Zak Roland Field Day Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Field Day MoVI Operators: Spencer Thielmann, Adam Nawrot Field Day Assistant Camera: Sarah Harrison Cast: Zultari Gomez, Stephanie Salts, Zachary Denison, Jason Rodriguez, James III. Choreographer: Jun Lee This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 788688 Improv Everywhere
The Mannequin Mob
 
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Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2014/04/29/the-mannequin-mob/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we surprised shoppers and employees at the 5th Avenue Gap in Manhattan by giving the store 40 extra mannequins. Performers entered the store wearing white Morphsuits under Gap-style clothing. At the exact same second they zipped up their suits and froze in place next to the store's actual mannequins. Customers and employees laughed and took photos of the performance, but Gap security reacted by dialing 911. The police arrived and handcuffed many performers, but after assessing the situation, everyone was allowed to leave the store. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky Camera: Alan Aisenberg, Denis Cardineau, Keith Haskel, Christine Ng, Ilya Smelansky, Andrew Soltys, Charlie Todd GoPro Wearing Mannequins: Brady Kirchberg, Matt Pavlovich Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Juan Cocuy, Connor Dunlap, Kelley Dunlap, Alex Romanski Equipment Provided by Morphsuits, Rode Microphones This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 2556319 Improv Everywhere
Ballroom Crosswalk
 
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Pedestrians in a busy New York city crosswalk suddenly begin ballroom dancing. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2015/09/08/ballroom-crosswalk/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, pedestrians in a busy New York crosswalk begin ballroom dancing one by one as they "accidentally" bump into their partners. This project took place on the crosswalk in front of Penn Station on 7th Avenue, one of the busiest spots in the city. We staged the mission over and over again, with the performance repeating at each change of the light and always finishing before the "Don't Walk" countdown clock reached zero. Check out our Field Day! Click here ►► http://bit.ly/1RkWs5c This project was a collaboration with YouTube's new Field Day channel. Check out our video on the Field Day channel that features parts of this mission! Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Juan Cocuy Camera: Lauren Murphy, Chloe Smolkin, Peter Steusloff, Christian Mortensen Hidden Camera: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Ken Barbera Editor: Matt Braunsdorf Music Editor: Tyler Walker Assistant Editor: Danny Behar Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Danny Behar, Austin Poplin, Alex Romanski, Zak Roland Field Day Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Field Day MoVI Operators: Spencer Thielmann, Adam Nawrot Field Day Assistant Camera: Sarah Harrison Cast: John Druzba & Emily Vartanian (first couple); Jared Reed, Irvin Khaytman, Emily Lin, Yelena Mirsakova, Lukas Weichert, Sue Marantz, Anna Fajkowski, Jason Chuang, Anna Conser, Natallia Savitskay, RJ Susara, Julia Vahidova, Dwayne Beach Music: Railroad Jive by David Tobin/Jeff Meegan/Charley Harrison via Audio Network This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 503137 Improv Everywhere
Beer! The Musical! - Musicals In Real Life Episode 6
 
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A seemingly spontaneous musical breaks out in a New York City beer hall, surprising patrons. Full Story: http://bit.ly/1CKM01O SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Thank you to the NY State Brewers Association for making this possible! http://thinknydrinkny.com/ #thinknydrinkny Special thanks to Houston Hall Shout out to the YouTubers in this video!: https://www.youtube.com/user/barelypolitical http://www.youtube.com/user/schmoyoho CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Written by: Scott Brown and Anthony King Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Juan Cocuy Production Manager: Dave Szarejko Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera: Alex Crowe, Sarah Harrison, Spencer Thielmann, Alex Gallitano, Christian Mortensen Additional Hidden Camera: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Harris Karlin Editor: Alan Aisenberg Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai (Photo credit for all photos on this page) Production Assistants: Danny Behar, Alex Romanski, Jesse Savin, Zac Roland Music Director: Micah Young Special Thanks: Houston Hall, NY State Brewers Association Starring: (in order of appearance) Eric Gersen, Jordan Myrick, Mark Douglas, Andrew Gregory, Carrie McCrossen, Anna Callegari, Jeremy Bent, John Fernandez, Sarah Gregory, Evan Gregory, Michael Gregory, Tucker Markus This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 825945 Improv Everywhere
The Magical Porta Potty 2
 
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A series of even more epic surprises emerge from what appears to be a normal porta potty. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2016/07/20/the-magical-porta-potty-2/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we staged a series of surprises at the porta potty area of the Governors Ball music festival in New York. When random concertgoers opened our “magical” porta potty, they were surprised by a variety of unexpected performers streaming out of the door. This mission is a sequel to last year's Magical Porta Potty video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jbgnJOpl2Q CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Executive Producers: Charlie Todd, Andrew Soltys, Alan Aisenberg, Juan Cocuy, Justin Ayers Produced by: Andrew Soltys, Aleks Arcabascio, Justin Ayers Co-Producer: Isabel Lopez Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera Operators: Mike Doyle, Keith Haskel, Alex Crowe Hidden Camera Technician: Kraig Adams Still Photography: Arin Sang-Urai Production Assistant: Gaby Aisenberg, Kenzie Woodrow, Kelley Dunlap Sound Mixer: Harris Karlin Hair & Make-Up: Sasha Grossman Editor: Matt Braunsdorf Special Thanks to Governors Ball: Tom Russell, Andrew Cataldo, Danielle Berg Cast: Bennie Road, Jeff Kornberg, Laura Rucker, Dan Fox, Robert Breitenbach, Jon Bander, Samantha Jane Gurewitz, Claire Harris Matson, Cameron Sun, Hal Phillips, Dan DeStefano, Candice Opperman, Claire Ganshert, Kerri Sohn, Alan Starzinski, Audrey Stanfield, Adrien Pellerin, Mike Fiedler, Sarah Audu This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 452232 Improv Everywhere
Pizza Party Train
 
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We delivered 20 pizzas to a random subway car. Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2015/04/14/pizza-party-train/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we threw a pizza party on a subway car. Two men posing as MTA officials told passengers that their specific E-train car was determined to be the most courteous car in the entire system, and in recognition of their good behavior they were being rewarded with a pizza party. When the train pulled into the next station, eight pizza guys entered, delivering 20 pizzas in warming bags. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Associate Producer: Juan Cocuy Director of Photography: Ilya Smelansky ENG Camera: Justin Ayers Camera: Christine Ng, Christian Mortensen Hidden Camera: Ilya Smelansky Sound Mixer: Ken Barbera Editor: Ilya Smelansky Assistant Editor: Danny Behar Still Photography: Arin Sang-urai Production Assistants: Danny Behar, Michael Tannenbaum Pizza Consultant: Scott Wiener of Scott's Pizza Tours Pizza & Uniforms Provided By: New York Pizza Suprema Special Thanks: Joseph Riggio, Mobile Video Productions MTA Employee: Ryan Karels MTA Assistant: Charlie Todd Newscaster: Cody Lindquist Pizza Guys: Jeffrey Kornberg, Daniel Seth, Clark Frankel, Sean Taylor, Jeff Fransen, Chris Polansky, Will Choy, Danny Behar This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past 14 years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 677959 Improv Everywhere
Surprise Torch Run
 
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Full Story: http://improveverywhere.com/2014/02/17/surprise-torch-run/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ We staged a fake torch run in the middle of Manhattan, giving random New Yorkers a chance to carry the flame. A performer posing as an injured athlete asked people on the street to help her by carrying the torch around the block. Once the New Yorkers rounded the corner, they were surprised by a huge mob of people cheering and a TV news crew. Enjoy the video first and then go behind the scenes with our mission report and photos. Created and Directed by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/ Produced by Deverge http://deverge.com/ Music: by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com Producers: Alan Aisenberg, Andrew Soltys Assistant Director: Aleks Arcabascio Edited by: Denis Cardineau Colorist: Matthew Greenberg Sound: Richard Hart Camera: Gabe Chai, Dan Gold, Sarah Harrison, Chloe Smolkin GoPro Photography: Ilya Smelansky Photography: Arin Sang-urai Wardrobe: Maggie Jung Production Assistant: Connor Dunlap Deputies / Crowd Control: Zohar Adner, Pat Baer, Clark Frankel, Sean Taylor Cast: Shalyah Evans, Patrick Noth, Lauren Conlin Adams This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
Views: 1248450 Improv Everywhere
Reverse Times Square
 
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Over 2,000 people move backwards through Times Square... but see our site for the full story: http://improveverywhere.com/2013/04/01/reverse-times-square/ SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN US: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ Full story at Improv Everywhere http://improveverywhere.com/2013/04/01/reverse-times-square/ Created and Produced by Charlie Todd http://improveverywhere.com/charlie_todd Video Produced by Cameron Sun http://youtube.com/camscreations Music by Tyler Walker http://tylerwalkermusic.com/ Full Credits http://improveverywhere.com/2013/04/01/reverse-times-square/ This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
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Surprise Press Conference Prank
 
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We set up a fake press conference. Watch what happens when random people approach it. Full Story: https://improveverywhere.com/2016/09/13/surprise-press-conference/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/iesub Join Us: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ For our latest mission, we set up a fake press conference set on the steps of the New York Public Library. When random tourists approached it to pose for photos, a mob of reporters ran up and surprised them with an impromptu press conference. Thanks to Bryant Park for working with us on this project! http://www.bryantpark.org/ CREDITS Created and Directed by: Charlie Todd Executive Producers: Charlie Todd, Andrew Soltys, Alan Aisenberg, Juan Cocuy, Justin Ayers Produced by: Andrew Soltys, Aleks Arcabascio, Justin Ayers Co-Producer: Isabel Lopez Director of Photography: Justin Ayers Camera Operators: Chloe Smolkin, Christian Mortensen, Jon Simmons, Spencer Thielmann Hidden Camera Technician: Zach Rockenstyre Camera Assistant: Kate Montgomery Camera PA: Mark Satin Still Photography: Andy Bisdale Sound Mixer: Harris Karlin A2: Nick Mastorakis Wardrobe/Props: Zelda Vyssotsky Production Assistant: Chris Kelly, Cameron Mitchell, Tyler Orr, Kenzie Woodrow, Nick Silva, Marquis Powell, Alex Tymchak, Jason Kasman Editor: Matt Braunsdorf DIT: Ryan Connors Music: Tyler Walker Actors: Zach Linder (spokesperson); Mario Svirsky (secret service); Press Corps: Jeffrey Kornberg, Ryan Haney, Keisha Zollar, Jane Stolar, Kevin Hines, Johnathan Fernandez, Will Choy, Mark Levy, Candice Opperman, Tina Cheng, Sean Taylor, Christen Currie, Hal Phillips, David Neal, Alex Nagler, Zachary Kanfer, Ebony Hollingsworth, Briana Holtzman, Dave Eng, Laura Rucker This is one of over 100 different missions Improv Everywhere has executed over the past ten years in New York City. Others include Frozen Grand Central, the Food Court Musical, and the famous No Pants Subway Ride, to name a few. Visit our website to see tons of photos and video of all of our work, including behind the scenes information on how this video was made. http://improveverywhere.com Be the first to find out about the next video we create by subscribing to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ImprovEverywhere JOIN OUR RANKS: http://improveverywhere.com/email-lists/ You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere Or follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/improvevery
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