Based in New York City, FOU specializes in immersive, improvisational entertainment and creative content development. Currently running and past productions include BATSU! (NYC’s live Japanese game show experience, named “Critics Pick” -Time Out NY, “Voice Choice”-Village Voice, “One of the Best Things To Do In NYC”-CBS), The New York City Improv Face Off (competitive improv game show in Times Square, NYC), The 11th Hour Improv Show (Times Square, NY), GOON RIVER (immersive improv theatre in darkness, Times Square Arts Center), Two Gentlemen of Verona (an immersive Shakespeare production, Secret Theatre, Queens, NY), NADS (“A Comedy Experience for the Ladies”, Times Square, NYC), and Friday Night Face Off (Long Island, NY’s longest running comedy show). Their nationally touring interactive improv show A Whole ‘Nother Level, has performed for audiences by the tens of thousands at colleges, universities, and performing arts centers across the country and the The New York Times has called Face Off Unlimited “Very Funny” and a “Hit”.
Additionally, they have created and produced live events for such corporations and organizations as PEPSICO, Bristol Myers Squibb, Con Ed, McGraw Hill Publishing, Hearst Corporation, Governor’s Schools of the Arts, New York State Bar Association, the 92nd Street Y, the Lupus Foundation of America, The American Red Cross, and many others.
In 2014, FOU established itself as a world leader in robot-human interaction and is the chief English dialogue provider for Aldebaran Robotics (Paris, France) and Softbank (Tokyo, Japan) for their groundbreaking robots NAO and PEPPER.
They also operate a training center for teaching their unique brand of improvisational theatre, as well as corporate teambuilding and communication workshops.
The multi-talented artists of FOU are also accomplished actors, appearing in feature films, network television, and on the Broadway stage. Click the links above to learn about our shows, classes, and all the amazing things happening in the FACE OFF UNIVERSE!