What is Improv?

Improvisational theatre, often called improv or impro, is a form of theater where most or all of what is performed is created at the moment it is performed. In its purest form, the dialogue, action, story, and characters are created collaboratively by the players as the improvisation unfolds in present time, without use of an already prepared, written script.

Upcoming Events

Dec
9
Fri
8:00 pm Ask The Bobs with Comedy Inc
Ask The Bobs with Comedy Inc
Dec 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ask The Bobs with Comedy Inc
ASK THE BOBS Ask the Bobs is the hit improvised advice show where the audience can ask the panel of experts all those troubling questions about life, love, relationships, and securities fraud that keep them awake at nights! Starring John Arata, Kelly Goodman, Jake Young, Morgan Fender, Ken Howard, and Lindsey Seevers.   COMEDY INC.[...]
10:00 pm Pappy Van Winkle
Pappy Van Winkle
Dec 9 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pappy Van Winkle
Borrowing its style from the JTS Brown, a large ensemble of players will take one suggestion from the audience and blow it completely out of proportion. Players will be characters, will be other characters, will be trees, will be rocks, will be street signs, will be metaphors for life. This free form Improv pushes the[...]
Dec
10
Sat
8:00 pm The Home Team with Spoiler Alert
The Home Team with Spoiler Alert
Dec 10 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Home Team with Spoiler Alert
Opening for The Home Team, it’s Spoiler Alert! Each month Spoiler Alert will “recreate” your favorite movie… how WE want it to be recreated!
10:00 pm Keeping Up With the Joneses
Keeping Up With the Joneses
Dec 10 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Keeping Up With the Joneses
This classic improv group features the talents of Seth White and twins Amber & April Jones. Family Friendly hysterical improv comedy for any occasion.
Dec
16
Fri
8:00 pm Use Your Words with Down the Rab...
Use Your Words with Down the Rab...
Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Use Your Words with Down the Rabbit Hole
  USE YOUR WORDS It’s the nerdiest, funniest time you can get outside of the library. The only comedy show of its kind, Use Your Words performs improv scenes based on books provided by YOU, the audience! Long running, and with a devoted following, Use Your Words has long been regarded as one of the funniest improv[...]
10:00 pm No Strings Attached
No Strings Attached
Dec 16 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
No Strings Attached
No Strings Attached is Springfield’s first and only improvised adult puppet show Join us for some uncensored* and improvised puppet shenanigans as we launch one of Springfield Improv’s newest and furriest shows – No Strings Attached! *Rated PG-13…we ain’t your mama’s muppets! We cannot be held responsible for the corruption of children or the destruction[...]