GIG GUIDE: AUGUST 2019

15 shows this month across the Midlands,    covering BirminghamNottinghamLeicester & more.

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BIRMINGHAM

THURS 1ST & 8TH – PATRICK KAVANAGH

The Armando Diaz Experience:  Fat Penguin Improv create a completely original night of comedy using Chicago’s most famous improv format.

https://www.facebook.com/FatPenguinImprovComedy

WEDS 14TH – ROSE VILLA TAVERN

Allison:  Journey with two ordinary people, exploring the bizarre world in which they find themselves via one big, mad ritual.

https://www.facebook.com/FatPenguinImprovComedy

THURS 15TH – PATRICK KAVANAGH

The Armando Diaz Experience:  Fat Penguin Improv create another comedy show from scratch.

https://www.facebook.com/FatPenguinImprovComedy

MON 19TH – BLUE ORANGE THEATRE

Box Of Frogs: Monthly show in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter where audience members have the option to join performers on stage.

https://www.facebook.com/BoxofFrogsImpro/

THURS 22ND – PATRICK KAVANAGH

The Armando Diaz Experience:  Some of the best improvisers in Birmingham take to the stage to deliver another Fat Penguin Improv comedy show.

https://www.facebook.com/FatPenguinImprovComedy

SUN 25TH – NATIONAL EXHIBITION CENTRE

The Dark Room: The world’s only live-action text adventure comedy show, expanded into a gigantic balls-to-the-wall lunatic party game for one night only at Insomnia 65.

https://www.facebook.com/YOUAWAKETOFINDYOURSELFINADARKROOM/

WEDS 28TH – 1000 TRADES

OK Stop: A fast paced long form improv show utilising audience ideas to create a unique one hour movie in front of your eyes.

https://www.facebook.com/okstopcomedy/

THURS 29TH – ARTEFACT

What A Nice Night:  Stirchley’s monthly night of stand-up, spoken word and improvised comedy.

https://www.facebook.com/NiceNightComedy/

THURS 29TH – PATRICK KAVANAGH

The Armando Diaz Experience:  The improv machine that is Fat Penguin produces another original comedy show from scratch.

https://www.facebook.com/FatPenguinImprovComedy

 

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NOTTINGHAM 

THURS 8TH – MALT CROSS

Gorilla Burger:  Theatre karaoke where you can be the star.  Or you can just sit back and enjoy an evening of unplanned, uncensored improv comedy.

https://www.facebook.com/missimp.co.uk

MON 19TH – ANGEL MICROBREWERY

Cat’s Pajamas:  Free show where you put your name in the hat and when it’s pulled out, you’re on stage! Don’t be afraid, they’ll take care of you.

https://www.facebook.com/improvnottingham/

WEDS 28TH – ANGEL MICROBREWERY

Smash Night: Multiple acts spontaneously turn suggestions into scenes and stories bound to be breath-taking and bloody hilarious.

https://www.facebook.com/missimp.co.uk

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LEICESTER

No shows this month.  Enjoy the sunshine.

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EVERYWHERE ELSE

FRI 9TH – ESQUIRES COFFEE, COVENTRY

Full Of Beans:  Coventry Improv presents their monthly big gig, a hugely entertaining slice of live improv in the heart of the city.

https://www.facebook.com/CoventryImprov/

SAT 10TH – ARENA THEATRE, WOLVERHAMPTON

Baron Sternlook’s Improvised Musical:  Every show takes a suggestion from the audience and transforms it into a full-length musical. 

https://wlv.ticketsolve.com/shows/873608916

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Have I missed a show?  Get in touch and let me know.

facebook.com/midlandsimprov/                                    @MidlandsImprov

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