Monday, September 8, 2014

This Weekend at OKC Improv: Fall into Improv, Weekend 1

Oklahoma City's premier platform for improvised comedy theatre kicks off our "Fall Into Improv" showcase for your viewing pleasure, Friday and Saturday this weekend, September 12 and 13. There are three showtimes available for you and your friends to view, 7:30 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. each night. All performances will be held at Reduxion Theatre Downtown, 914 N. Broadway. Concessions are available.  Tickets are available at the door and for pre-purchase.

Pictured: The Droids You're Looking For, performing improvised Star Wars on Friday.
The Chairold - Grab your seats, the Chairold brings the characters and scenes quickly and humorously. 
Artful Codgers - Surviving life means you get to poke fun along the way.
The Naturals - OKC Improv's best musical improvisers!
Red State Blue State - As powerful as politics, as smart as pro wrestling.
Twinprov - If Weird Al had a kid with Eminem and Bill Nye , then you cloned that kid. 
 
CAGE MATCH - Two scrappy improv groups compete for your laughs, as well as the approval of guest judges.

Pictured: Twinprov, performing improvised Hip-Hop on Saturday.

Movie Night - OKC Improv's movie experts make up a movie for you in 20 minutes!
William Rader - The farewell Oklahoma performance of our favorite Mentalist.
Almost Broadway - New musicals improvised on the spot, guaranteed to have you singing along with your friends.
Night Rhymers - So musical and funny you won't believe they're creating on the spot.
The Droids You're Looking For - See the next Star Wars movie you wish they'd make (with lightsabers)
 
10:30 p.m.
Everybody and Their Dog Bringing the laughs for 20 years with no two shows the same!
Mama and Meemaw - These two comedians will solve all your problems. Bubbles and dancing included!
Bardcore - Two Merry Men of Improv maketh modern Comedies wyth tonnes of characters and ye fast and furious wit and wordplay of Shakespeare.
Enjoy buy one get one ticket prices with your Keep It Local OK membership card, and free admission on your birthday. 

Our local partners, Urban RootsElemental Coffee RoastersPelotónS&B Burger Joint 9th StreetHillbilly Po' Boys & Sara Sara Cupcakes also provide discounts with your OKCI wristband the day of performances and we honor their receipts day of performances for buy one get one ticket prices!

Thursday, September 4, 2014

OKC Improv's Fall Into Improv Showcase Featuring Septemberfest

Oklahoma City's premier platform for improvised comedy theatre presents our "Fall Into Improv" showcase for your viewing pleasure, Fridays and Saturdays, September 12 - October 11. There are three showtimes available for you and your friends to view, 7:30 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. All performances will be held at Reduxion Theatre Downtown, 914 N. Broadway. 

Join us for our kick-off weekend Friday, Sept. 12 and Saturday, Sept. 13. 

Join us for SEPTEMBERFEST on Friday, Sept. 19 and Saturday, Sept. 20 and enjoy our headlining act, Sheldon, featuring 

Concessions are available.  Tickets are available at the door. 

Enjoy buy one get one ticket prices with your Keep It Local OK membership card, and free admission on your birthday. 

Our local partners, Urban Roots, Elemental Coffee Roasters, Pelotón, S&B Burger Joint 9th Street, Hillbilly Po' Boys & Sara Sara Cupcakes also provide discounts with your OKCI wristband the day of performances and we honor their receipts day of performances for buy one get one ticket prices!

Below is the list of shows and approximate performance times, subject to change:

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Friday Sept. 12

7:30 p.m.
The Chairold - Grab your seats, the Chairold brings the characters and scenes quickly and humorously. 
Artful Codgers - Surviving life means you get to poke fun along the way.
The Naturals - OKC Improv's best musical improvisers!





9 p.m.
Red State Blue State - As powerful as politics, as smart as pro wrestling.
Twinprov - If Weird Al had a kid with Eminem and Bill Nye , then you cloned that kid. 

Pictured: Twinprov
 
10:30 p.m.
CAGE MATCH - Two scrappy improv groups compete for your laughs, as well as the approval of guest judges.


 
Saturday Sept. 13
 
7:30 p.m.
Movie Night - OKC Improv's movie experts make up a movie for you in 20 minutes!
William Rader - The farewell Oklahoma performance of our favorite Mentalist.
Almost Broadway - New musicals improvised on the spot, guaranteed to have you singing along with your friends.


Pictured: Almost Broadway
 
9 p.m.
Night Rhymers - So musical and funny you won't believe they're creating on the spot.
The Droids You're Looking For - See the next Star Wars movie you wish they'd make (with lightsabers)
 
Pictured: Night Rhymers
 
 
10:30 p.m.
Everybody and Their Dog - Bringing the laughs for 20 years with no two shows the same!
Mama and Meemaw - These two comedians will solve all your problems. Bubbles and dancing included!
Bardcore - Two Merry Men of Improv maketh modern Comedies wyth tonnes of characters and ye fast and furious wit and wordplay of Shakespeare.

Pictured: Everybody and Their Dog


 
Friday Sept. 19
SEPTEMBERFEST
 
7:30 p.m.
All-Stars
Jeff Jenkins
 
9 p.m.
ZOOM!
Villain: The Musical

Pictured: ZOOM!
 
10:30 p.m.
Take One
Twinprov - If Weird Al had a kid with Eminem and Bill Nye , then you cloned that kid. 
SHELDON - Rob Belushi and Jon Barinholtz

Pictured: Jon Barinholtz and Rob Belushi of Sheldon
 




Saturday Sept. 20
SEPTEMBERFEST

7:30 p.m.
The Droids You're Looking For - See the next Star Wars movie you wish they'd make (with lightsabers)
Heel Turn
Off-Book


Pictured: The Droids You're Looking For
 
9 p.m.
Family Tree
SHELDON - Rob Belushi and Jon Barinholtz

Pictured: Rob Belushi and Jon Barinholtz of Sheldon
 


10:30 p.m.
Bardcore - Two Merry Men of Improv maketh modern Comedies wyth tonnes of characters and ye fast and furious wit and wordplay of Shakespeare.
The Jeff Show
SHELDON with Guests - Rob Belushi and Jon Barinholtz

Pictured: The Jeff Show

 
 

Friday Sept. 26
 
7:30 p.m.
What Happened Was...
BVKVB
Almost Broadway - New musicals improvised on the spot, guaranteed to have you singing along with your friends.
 
9 p.m.
ZOOM!
Villain: The Musical

Pictured: Villain: The Musical.
10:30 p.m.
CAGE MATCH - Two scrappy improv groups compete for your laughs, as well as the approval of guest judges.


 
Saturday Sept. 27
 
7:30 p.m.
Cognito
TBA
Dude Rock
 
9 p.m.
Jeff Jenkins
THE NATURALS
 
10:30 p.m.
24 HOUR IMPROV CHALLENGE


 

Friday Oct. 3
 
7:30 p.m.
Level 1 Student Show - Tim Huckeby.
Movie Night
Family Tree

 
 
9 p.m.
Night Rhymers - So musical and funny you won't believe they're creating on the spot.
Mama and Meemaw - These two comedians will solve all your problems. Bubbles and dancing included!

Pictured: Mama & Meemaw
 
10:30 p.m.
Teacher's Pet
CAGE MATCH - Two scrappy improv groups compete for your laughs, as well as the approval of guest judges.


 


Saturday Oct. 4
 
7:30 p.m.
Level 1 Student Show - Phil Guerin.
Level 5 Student Show - Clint Vrazel.
Red State Blue State - As powerful as politics, as smart as pro wrestling.


Pictured: One State Two State Red State Blue State
 
9 p.m.
Student All-Stars
Heel Turn
 
10:30 p.m.
Wizbot
STAND-UP COMEDY NIGHT

Pictured: Wizbot


Friday Oct. 10
 
7:30 p.m.
Take One
Level 4 Student Show - Clint Vrazel.
Special Guest Star


Pictured: Take One Productions
 
9 p.m.
Level 3 Student Show - Jeff Jenkins.
Level 2 Student Show - Kyle Gossett.
Those Who Can
 
10:30 p.m.
CAGE MATCH - Two scrappy improv groups compete for your laughs, as well as the approval of guest judges.


 
Saturday Oct. 11
 
7:30 p.m.
Musical Improv Student Show - Kyle Gossett.
Level 5 Student Show - Clint Vrazel.
ZOOM!
 
9 p.m.
Level 3 Student Show - Phil Guerin.
Heel Turn




Pictured: Heel Turn

10:30 p.m.
Wizbot
Level 4 Student Show - Cristela Carrizales.
Off-Book

Pictured: Off-Book: Musical Morsels




 


 

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

This Weekend at OKC Improv: Pilot Night!

OKCIF 2014. Photo credit: Devon Strickland
OKC's best live, local, comedy returns for Pilot Night: a special marathon of new and exciting improv shows on August 23rd from 7:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. at Actor's Casting and Talent Services (30 NE 52nd St). Come see wonderful, experimental improv shows all night at the low price of $5 for entry. Concessions available. Tickets are available for pre-purchase. See the full list of groups performing and their descriptions here.

Tickets are buy one get one with your Keep it Local card.