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Who Are We?

Happy Gas Improv Troupe is Kentucky’s longest running improvisational comedy troupe.

Founded in 1999 by WKU students Colin Thornton and Josh Chapman, Happy Gas has grown for nearly two decades entirely under student control. Performing both shortform and longform improv, Happy Gas operates under its motto “The root of comedy is trust.”


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Meet The Team

Happy Gas currently consists of 8 talented improvisers.

Jacob Chamberlain


Claire Wilson

Initiate Wrangler

Sarah Sandoval

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Matt Rossoll

Public Relations

Ky Majors

Party Planner

Peyton Montgomery


Chase Bennett


Matthew Kerman

Happy Gas holds auditions every September. These auditions are open to WKU students only, and you can receive reminders about these auditions by following Happy Gas on social media.

Upcoming Events

Where is Happy Gas headed next?

The best way to learn about our upcoming events is through our Facebook and Twitter. Be sure to follow to keep posted about where you can smell the funny next!

Contact Us

Want to book Happy Gas for an event? Interested in auditioning? Any other questions or concerns? The best way to reach us is through messaging our Facebook page or by Direct Messaging us on Twitter.