Improv Revolution, a UC Irvine student comedy troupe, will host the second annual Coup de Comedy Festival this week.

Wednesday through Saturday, the festival will offer free shows, panels, workshops and film screenings at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, 4000 Mesa Road, Irvine. Workshop topics include sketch writing, clowning and musical improvisation, while acts include Live Nude People* (*with clothes on), Red Door, Octavarius and the Resistance.

For reservations and a schedule of events, visit improvrevolution.org/coup-de-comedy-festival-2014.

—Michael Miller