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After leaving Boom Chicago Michael Orton-Toliver started the Free Association, which has grown to become London’s premiere long form improvisation theater in London. In 2018, Boom Chicago partnered with the FA, to bring their famous training curriculum to Amsterdam.

Mike co-created and co-wrote the UK show Borderline which was a huge hit on BBC5 in 2016-7. He then created his own writing and production company in London which is working on various projects and formats in the US and UK. See more!

Years Active at Boom

2006-2012, 2018

Boom Chicago Show Credits

Me MySpace and iPod (2006)

Boom Chicago’s Wild West Comedy and Gun Show—Featuring One Real Indian (2007)

Last One to Leave the Planet, Turn Out the Lights (2008)

Screw the Planet; Save the Oil (Best of Boom 2009)

Bye-Bye Bush (2008)

Yankee Come Back (2009)

Social Media Circus (2011)

9/11 Forever (2011)

Branded for Life (2012)

My Big Fat American Election (2012)

Deep Undercover (2012)

Bango! (2018)

Boom Chicago’s 25th Anniversary Show at Carre (2018)