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Hilariously Good Time

When in Madison, must check out the Monkey Business Institute. Housed in the basement of an Italian... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Micki B
Hinckley, Illinois
Over the Top Hilarious!

Had a fantastic time and laughed for an 1 1/2 at this show! Reviews were really good for this show... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Stephanie C
Rockford, Illinois, United States
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Apr 19, 2018
“Fun night of Improv”
Oct 3, 2016
“Hilariously Good Time”
Every Saturday, the Monkey Business Institute creates THREE unique performances at the Glass Nickel Pizza East - 2916 Atwood Ave. Voted 2013 and 2014's Best Comedy Group (GOLD) and 2013 Best Kids Entertainment (SILVER) by the readers of Madison...more
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Visiting Madison and decided that we would check out the improv comedy show. It was fun. I enjoyed myself and would attend again if I am back int he area

Thank Jen117213
Reviewed 3 October 2016

When in Madison, must check out the Monkey Business Institute. Housed in the basement of an Italian restaurant (had we known ahead of time we would of came in for dinner too) is a small club. If bringing friends, get tickets early so that you...More

Thank Micki B
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Had a fantastic time and laughed for an 1 1/2 at this show! Reviews were really good for this show and indeed people were right. These performers are very talented and extremely funny! It is very inexpensive and well worth checking out. We will be...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Went to the Adult show at 8PM with my husband and adult stepson. I am a big fan of Improv, but my guests had never been to anything like this. We all laughed till our sides hurt! Although we were from out of town, by...More

Thank danniemolle
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent the weekend in Madtown and attended the show Saturday night. We never been to an Improv show so we didn't know what to expect. The host of the show was awesome in explaining what the show was all about and...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 12 June 2016

After enjoying this all-age improv show a couple of years ago, we decided to treat our children and grandchildren and we all enjoyed every part of the 1 hour show and I would recommend it to anyone!! The show is performed in the lower level...More

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Brad K, Owner at Monkey Business Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

Thank you so much for your enthusiastic support! We work hard to provide quality entertainment for everyone and you have made our day.

Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

It's improv. We saw the family friendly show. Cozy, and we were seated with a family. Menu was all American and reasonably priced. Improv artists were aspiring actors and actresses. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Laurence P
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Great people who are EXTREMELY talented. Made us feel at home and laughed until my ribs hurt. We will be back. Wish we lived closer. If ever in Madison check this group out!!!

Thank Parker W
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Saw the 8PM adult show with our twenty-somethin year old children. Very entertaining and funny - spontaneous for sure. Audience participates with some ideas. Very small venue- 35 seats. No drink minimum, and prices were reasonable. Highly Recommended!

2  Thank Rocketscientist3
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Wasn't sure what to expect but we were not disappointed! The atmosphere was good, food great, service great, and comedians excellent! We were told we could stay for free after the 8:00 pm show. We had already had a long day so we decided not...More

1  Thank Laurie6252
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