GIG GUIDE: JUNE 2021

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

Special mentions for Midlands groups doing in-person shows this month: Watch This Improv at Birmingham University Mon 7th – Weds 9th & Thurs 17th and Box Of Frogs at Clungunford Parish Hall, Shropshire on Fri 25th.

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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

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

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

Den Of Fools (01/06 & 15/06 only): Improv games, jokes, funny stories and puns, with first show part of the Ram Comedy Festival.

https://www.facebook.com/Den-of-Fools-116650987128086

Couch (Dates TBC): 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

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

http://www.boardgamesmackdown.com/

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

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

Impronauts (16/06 only): An hour of live, news-inspired comedy sketches performed on stage in Cambridge with simultaneous live streaming for those at home.

https://www.facebook.com/impronauts/

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THURSDAYS

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

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

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

Virtual Improv All Stars (03/06 & 10/06 only): Mind-bending green screen technology, multiple cameras, and a star-studded cast of improv comedians combine to create an explosive comedy experience like no other.

https://www.facebook.com/VirtualImprovAllStars/

Gorilla Burger (03/06 & 17/06 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/

Crowdsauce (Date TBC): 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

Andrew O’Neill (Date TBC): Pay-What-You-Want and support your favourite weirdo comedian live on Zoom.

https://www.facebook.com/andrewoneillcomedy

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FRIDAYS

Extreme Improv Matinee Madness: Lunchtime laughs from the prolific comedy machine. 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/

Revenge Of The Mafia: Interactive show based on the social deduction game. Watch on YouTube, Facebook & Twitch.

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

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SATURDAYS

Improbotics (05/06 only): A professional human cast and state-of-the-art artificial intelligence improvise together on an immersive virtual reality stage.

https://www.facebook.com/ImproboticsLtd

The Showstoppers (05/06 & 26/06 only): Two more special livestreams from the West End stars with a brand new musical based entirely on audience suggestions.

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

Intellectual Hooligans (Dates TBC): Comedy improv games fuelled by your suggestions, live on Zoom.

https://www.facebook.com/IntellectHoolig

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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 (all except 27/06): 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

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

facebook.com/midlandsimprov/                                    @MidlandsImprov

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