GIG GUIDE: SEPTEMBER 2020

Full listings for all UK online improv shows in September below.

Don’t worry if you’ve missed a show – many are still available online after the event.

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Most shows are happen on the same day every week.

Click below to jump to the day you are interested in.

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MONDAYS

Shoot From The Hip: The first of two weekly livestreams of improv games on Facebook and YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/ShootImpro/

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TUESDAYS

Couch improv: A livestream of the group’s Spotify improv show, with audience members able to add songs to the playlist.

https://www.facebook.com/CouchImprov/

Werewolf Live…stream: The UK’s best comedians play the famous bluffing game for your amusement on Twitch.

https://www.twitch.tv/jongracey/

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WEDNESDAYS

Extreme Improv: Fun and interactive shortform games based on audience suggestions.  Available on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Twitch, Mixer…

https://www.facebook.com/ExtremeImprov/

Board Game Smackdown (09/09 onwards): UK board game chamption James Cook makes his funny friends play board games on YouTube and Facebook.

http://www.boardgamesmackdown.com/

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THURSDAYS

Extreme Improv: More fun and interactive shortform games based on audience suggestions.  Available on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Twitch, Mixer…

https://www.facebook.com/ExtremeImprov/

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FRIDAYS

Isolation: A brand new live streamed improv show via Facebook each week from a stalwart of West End smash Showstopper! The Improvised Musical.

https://www.facebook.com/andrewdpugsley/

Bristol Improv Theatre: A different act performs every Friday night via Twitch.

https://www.facebook.com/BITheatre/

Board Game Smackdown (04/09 only): UK board game chamption James Cook makes his funny friends play board games on YouTube and Facebook.

http://www.boardgamesmackdown.com/

Abandoman: The world famous improvised hip hop comedian starts the weekend on Instagram Live.

https://www.instagram.com/abandoman/

Shoot From The Hip: The second of two weekly livestreams of improv games on Facebook and YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/ShootImpro/

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SATURDAYS

Creatures (05/09 only): An other-worldy music inspired improv journey on Facebook Live.

https://www.facebook.com/dogfaceimprov/

Box Of Frogs (19/09 only): Birmingham’s premiere improv group perform in real life at Moseley Park.  Part of Little But Live festival.

https://www.facebook.com/BoxofFrogsImpro

Abandoman: More improvised hip hop on Instagram Live every Saturday night.

https://www.instagram.com/abandoman/

Bristol Improv Theatre: Solo performers and groups create improv fun over Twitch.

https://www.facebook.com/BITheatre/

Nursery Theatre: Online shows every Saturday evening on Facebook Live, including Birmingham group Jumprov on 26/09.

https://www.facebook.com/NurseryTheatre/

What’s In The Box?: Weekend edition of the panel show which revolves around each guest bringing a cardboard box full of who knows what.

https://www.facebook.com/FrizFrizzle/

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SUNDAYS

Abandoman: The world famous improvised hip hop comedian ends the weekend with another gig on Instagram Live.

https://www.instagram.com/abandoman/

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RANDOM DAYS

The Showstoppers:  Whenvever the fancy takes them, West End stars challenge the musical geniuses to cook up a brand new song in 24 hours.

https://www.facebook.com/theshowstoppers/

The Noise Next Door: The Britains Got Talent stars have been creating songs, games and general nonsense on Twitter to help pass the time.

https://twitter.com/NoiseNextDoor

Mad Monkey Improv:  Watch this well-established group from Reading perform occasional shows on Facebook Live.

https://www.facebook.com/madmonkeyimprov/

The Free Association:  Archive shows of cop drama The Badge and Armando-style Jacuzzi are being released on YouTube during lockdown.

https://thefreeassociation.co.uk/vids

Austentatious:  Download a video of a pre-lockdown performance or listen to a classic Radio 4 show from the archives.

https://www.austentatiousimpro.com/shows/tour/

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

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