GIG GUIDE: JANUARY 2021

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

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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

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

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

The Improvised Final Frontier (19/01 only): Unscripted science fiction parody from the ComedySportz team, viewable on YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/cszmanchesteruk/

Couch improv (dates TBC): Special livestream of the group’s Spotify improv show, with audience members able to add songs to the playlist.

https://www.facebook.com/ImprovGlasgow

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WEDNESDAYS

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

khttps://www.facebook.com/ExtremeImprov/

Comedy Sportz: Family friendly comedy show where two teams go head to head to find out who is funnier, viewable on YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/cszmanchesteruk/

Board Game Smackdown (20/01 onwards): UK board game chamption James Cook makes his funny friends play board games on YouTube and Facebook.

http://www.boardgamesmackdown.com/

Mischief Movie Night (27/01 only): Due to the phenomenal success of the first week of Mischief Movie Night In, the Mischief team are returning to your screens for more hilarious improv.

https://mischiefcomedy.com/our-work/mischief-movie-night/about

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THURSDAYS

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

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

Glossop Improv: The Glossop players make a scene with a guest improviser, available on Facebook Live.

https://www.facebook.com/glossopimprov

Gorilla Burger (14/01 only): Theatre karaoke where you can be the star. Send a message to join the Zoom call, or just watch on Facebook live.

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

Mischief Movie Night (28/01 only): Exclusive live stream from the “Play That Goes Wrong” people for you to watch from home on the sofa.

https://mischiefcomedy.com/our-work/mischief-movie-night/about

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FRIDAYS

Revenge Of The Werewolf: Interactive show based on the social deduction game.  Can you find the werewolf? Watch on YouTube, Facebook & Twitch.

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

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

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

The Noise Next Door (08/01 only): Mind-blowing songs and jaw dropping gags all made up based on what YOU want to see. Get ready for the new year laughing like a drain.

https://www.helmsleyarts.co.uk/whats-on/the-noise-next-door-winterwatchlist

Isolation (15/01 onwards): 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/

Unmute (15/01 only): A new half hour livestreamed online impro show designed for the Zoom Generation.

https://www.facebook.com/Unmute-108890081031261/

Mischief Movie Night (29/01 only): The Mischief team will not be deterred and are STILL taking to the stage for a week of online shows. Captions & BSL options available.

https://mischiefcomedy.com/our-work/mischief-movie-night/about

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SATURDAYS

Comedy Sportz: Two teams go for gold with totally unscripted competitive comedy, viewable on YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/cszmanchesteruk/

Mischief Movie Night (23/01 & 30/01 only): Streaming live from their emergency comedy bunker, see this highly praised improv show on a screen near you. Two shows on 30/01, including bonus late night edition.

https://mischiefcomedy.com/our-work/mischief-movie-night/about

The Showstoppers (30/01 only): A special livestream from the West End stars with a brand new musical based entirely on audience suggestions.

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

Improv Provocateur (Dates TBC): The bravest comedians face a range of near the knuckle improvised games.

https://www.facebook.com/ProvocateurComedy/

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SUNDAYS

Awkward Question Time (17/01 onwards): An hour of increasingly stupid questions from host Alex Leam & the audience on YouTube.

https://www.youtube.com/user/alexleam

Mischief Movie Night (24/01 & 31/01 only): Your final chances to see the Mischief team this month. Two shows on 31/01, including a bonus matinee show.

https://mischiefcomedy.com/our-work/mischief-movie-night/about

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

facebook.com/midlandsimprov/                                    @MidlandsImprov

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