GIG GUIDE: AUGUST 2021

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

Special mention to local groups Watch This Improv and Improv Provocateur who will be performing in Edinburgh as part of the Fringe Festival this month.

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BIRMINGHAM

No shows this month. Sad times.

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NOTTINGHAM 

MON 16TH – FRI 20TH – FISHERGATE POINT STUDIOS

The Clones: Witness the incredible as the two performers create a one act, comedic theatrical piece out of thin air. Five separate shows, one each weekday night.

https://www.facebook.com/TheClonesImprov/

WEDS 25TH – THE PLAYWRIGHT

Smash Night:  Give your laughter muscles a work out with three great acts from Nottingham and beyond performing hilarious scenes and games for your amusement. Based on YOUR suggestions these funny performers will spontaneously create never to be seen again comedy sketches you won’t want to miss.

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

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LEICESTER

No shows this month. Sad times.

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EVERYWHERE ELSE

WEDS 4TH/11TH/18TH/25TH – ONLINE

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

http://www.boardgamesmackdown.com/

SAT 7TH – DODINGTON LODGE, SHROPSHIRE

Box Of Frogs: Birmingham’s premier improv group bring you two shows of high-octane improvised comedy nonsense, based entirely on your suggestions.  An afternoon family-friendly show is followed by a 16+ evening show.

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

MON 16TH – FRI 20TH – ONLINE

The Clones And Friends: Five weeknight shows from two leading lights from Nottingham’s thriving improv scene have teamed up with Chronic Insanity to livestream their shows as part of the Edinburgh Fringe.

https://www.facebook.com/TheClonesImprov/

SAT 21ST – BLUE COAT SCHOOL, COVENTRY

LeamProv: Leaming Spa’s first improv group perform in their first ever show. Part of the Generate festival.

https://www.facebook.com/LeamingtonSpaImprov

MON 23RD – THE BAND FACTORY, LEAMINGTON SPA

LeamProv: Come join in the fun with the Midlands newest group for their monthly improv jam.

https://www.facebook.com/LeamingtonSpaImprov

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

facebook.com/midlandsimprov/                                    @MidlandsImprov

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