Now in our 58th year of crafting audacious, hilarious, and thought-provoking original comedy, improv and satire in Minneapolis, the Brave New Workshop (BNW) Comedy Theatre is a Twin Cities comedy institution, and a truly unique place to laugh, learn, think, and play. The BNW has been writing, performing and producing original sketch comedy, music and comedy improvisation longer than any other theatre in the United States.
Through the joyful practice of improvisation, the BNW Student Union delivers engaging learning experiences in a supportive environment so humans of all ages can become their best selves, make authentic connections, and bring more laughter into their lives.
John Sweeney and the Brave New Workshop Creative Outreach team help Fortune 500 organizations including General Mills, Unitedhealth Group, Ameriprise, Facebook, 3M, Target and many more focus on the human side of innovation. John and team inspire and train thousands of professionals each year through keynote speeches, workshops and train-the-trainer experiences. With 15+ years of bridging the attitudes and behaviors of improvisation to the business world and 2,500 corporate engagements, our team is poised to be an expert trusted partner for your team and enterprise learning initiatives.
See below for downloadable rate sheet, facilities use guide, and other helpful documents, and learn more about how the Brave New Workshop’s facilities can work for your event! (*note that some information is subject to change)