Seattle International Festival of Improvisation in Seattle, Washington, USA June 17th–24th, 2018. The theme for this year’s festival is “Origins”. The origin focus will explore the source materials and inspiration for early improvisation, including the pioneering work of Viola Spolin, Del Close, and Keith Johnstone.
Theatresports is Seattle’s best weekly, high-stakes, competitive improv comedy tournament. Based on audience suggestions, two teams of incredible improvisers rumble, creating exciting fast-paced improv games, stories, scenes, and songs right on the spot and in the moment.
Fridays and Saturdays at 10:30
Laugh along to a fully improvised play based on suggestions from you — the audience — and delivered in the sultry style of a Tennessee Williams original.
Fridays and Saturdays at 8:30
June 29 – July 21
At Improv Happy Hour, you are in for one-hour of spontaneous laughs and a lot of fun! Your suggestions drive our professional improvisers they take to the stage to entertain YOU. We can guarantee your show has never been seen before and will never be seen again.
Fridays and Saturdays at 7
The Duo Comedy Improv Showcase is Seattle’s ONLY improv open mic. Each show features multiple two-person teams doing what they do best: creating spontaneous scenes on the fly that are so hilarious, quick-witted and perfectly constructed, it’s hard to believe they are made up on the spot.
Wednesdays at 8:30
Join us every 2nd Sunday of the month for Inside Story, an exciting exploration of storytelling in several exciting forms. Our talented cast of improvisers is inspired to create stories from your true-life secret, personal, and funny stories.
2nd Sunday of the month at 8:30
June 10, July 15, August 12, September 9, October 14
Do you sing in the shower, with the radio, or just to yourself? We have created Sing It Seattle! for people just like you. At each event, snippets of three popular songs. You vote on your favorite, then as a group, we’ll spend the next 90 minutes learning that song with some totally cool vocal harmonies. It’s open to everyone regardless of vocal ability.
Saturday, June 16 at 4:00
Spend a week working with Seattle’ premiere improv company. Our professionally-trained instructors represent some of Seattle’s best and most experienced improv teachers and performers. We create a fun and supportive environment within which you will explore, develop, and succeed (and have a blast).
June 25 – June 29
9:00am – 3:00pm
It was a dark and stormy night … Campfire: Improvised Ghost Stories returns to UP Improv just in time for the Halloween season. Take a trip back to the campfires of our childhood when talented storytellers spin spooky stories around the fire.
Thursdays at 8:30
Sept 27 – Oct 25