GIG GUIDE: APRIL 2021

Full listings for all UK online improv shows in April 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/

Monday Night Improv: Have your mind blown in this fast, frantic, totally improvised comedy show, live on Facebook and YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/MNimprov/

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TUESDAYS

The Noise Next Door: Mind-blowing songs and jaw dropping gags all made up based on what YOU want to see.

https://www.facebook.com/noisenextdoor

Couch (06/04 and 20/04 only): 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…

https://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/

MissImp Museum (21/04 only): Earth Day Special where “experts” will talk on all things Earth and environmental.

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

Crowdsauce (21/04 only): Would you like to be able to play an improv scene with one of the stars of Whose Line Is It Anyway? If so this interactive family friendly event is for you.

https://www.thecomedystorelive.co.uk/shows/neil-mullarkeys-crowdsauce

Board Game Smackdown (21/04 and 28/04 only): 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 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

The Book Club: An interactive improvised hour where Stevie Martin discusses this week’s book that has definitely not been made up on the spot with a highly academic guest. 

https://www.twitch.tv/5teviem

The Noise Next Door (01/04 only): Mind-blowing songs and jaw dropping gags all made up based on what YOU want to see.

https://www.facebook.com/noisenextdoor

Home Brew (08/04 only): An interactive play where you can chat with the characters at certain points during the show. What will we share? What will we discover? Bring tea and biscuits and join the show on Zoom.

https://www.facebook.com/unplannedministry/

Gorilla Burger (08/04 & 22/04 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/

Andrew O’Neill (15/04 & 29/04 only): Pay-What-You-Want and support your favourite weirdo comedian live on Zoom.

https://www.facebook.com/andrewoneillcomedy

Off Mute (22/04 only): Another comedy night of fun and games on Facebook Live.

https://www.facebook.com/offmuteimprovnight

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FRIDAYS

Revenge Of The Mafia: Interactive show based on the social deduction game. 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/

Friday Night Improv (02/04 only): Special show from the Monday Night Improv gang, live on Facebook and YouTube.

https://www.facebook.com/MNimprov/

Nursery Theatre (02/04, 09/04 and 16/04 only): Online shows from multiple teams coached by teachers at the Nursery, free to watch on Facebook Live.

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

The Showstoppers (23/04 only): One of two chances this month to see a special livestream from the West End stars with a brand new musical based entirely on audience suggestions.

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

Improv Documentary (30/04 only): Your first (and last) chance to see a unique online documentary via Zoom.

https://www.twitter.com/ImpDocumentary

Unmute (09/04 only): A new half hour livestreamed online impro show designed for the Zoom Generation.

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

Isolation (Dates TBC): 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/

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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/

Intellectual Hooligans (03/04 & 17/04 only): Comedy improv games fuelled by your suggestions, live on Zoom.

https://www.facebook.com/IntellectHoolig

The Showstoppers (24/04 only): Your second chance to see a special livestream from the West End stars with a brand new musical based entirely on audience suggestions.

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

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SUNDAYS

Awkward Question Time: An hour of increasingly stupid questions from host Alex Leam & the audience on YouTube.

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

The Weekly Weekend Weekend Show: Games, chaos and a special guest each week, live on Twitch.

https://www.facebook.com/rhexperience

The Garden Party (04/04 only): An open-spot style show hosted by The Nursery for teams who would like to bring their show a global audience, free to watch on Facebook Live.

https://www.facebook.com/NurseryTheatre

Larklord (11/04 & 25/04 only): A splendid selection of stand-up comedians, improvisers and actors perform a series of ridiculous tasks to impress the Larklord. Who will win?

https://www.facebook.com/LarklordShow/

Unmute (25/04 only): Another half hour livestreamed online impro show designed for the Zoom Generation.

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

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

facebook.com/midlandsimprov/                                    @MidlandsImprov

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