Birmingham Improv Festival
Friday 21st – Sunday 23rd October 2016
Blue Orange Theatre, Jewellery Quarter
Birmingham Improv Festival is bringing together some of the best improvised comedy performers in the UK, giving you the chance to watch top-quality improv throughout the weekend!
Three days of completely improvised plays, musicals, sketches, puppets, costume dramas – plus workshops led by world-class teachers and much, much more.
A whole weekend jam-packed with workshops, classes, performances and fun!
Here are some highlights:
The return of the Black Country’s greatest export, superstar improviser JOSIE LAWRENCE as she returns to Birmingham with THE GLENDA J COLLECTIVE, on Saturday October 22nd at 6pm
Direct from their sell-out run in the West End, Olivier Award SHOWSTOPPER!, on Saturday October 22nd at 8pm.A brand new musical, created on the spot by their incredible, musical comedians.
Five-time sell-out veterans of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and one of the country’s most sought after comedy club headliners, THE NOISE NEXT DOOR on Sunday October 23rd at 4pm. Fantastically funny scenes and songs in the blink of an eye with a perfect blend of ludicrous characters, witty one-liners, epic stories, and explosive physicality.
Local Showcase in support of Birmingham Children’s Hospital on Sunday October 23rd at 7.30pm. Featuring local improvisers Box of Frogs, The Kneejerks, You Me and Monkey, MissImp, WOW and others
All of that and much much more. Click here to see the full line up, and buy your tickets.