What’s On

Pick Your Own Fairytale

Sunday 19th August 11am

We take the best bits from your favourite Fairytales – a brave hero, scary monsters, and a nasty villain to ‘Boo!’ – and let YOU decide the rest.

£25 £7
  • You Decide The Dragon
  • Our Place
  • He's Behind You

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 20th August 7:30pm

Explore improv and learn with The Unscripted Players in this informal drop-in. Workshops are suitable for beginners and up (no pun intended).

£10 £5
  • Playtime
  • Our Place
  • Drop-in Like It's Hot

Kitchen Rules Longform Drop In

Tuesday 21st August 8pm

A weekly drop-in for improvisers who are interested in American-style longform comedic improvisation.

£8 £6
  • Learning To Play
  • Our Place
  • Who The Heck Is Harold

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 23rd August 7:30pm

This fortnightly workshop is for all women and non-binary people looking to discover and explore improvisation.

£7 £5
  • Ladies Who Laugh
  • Our Place
  • Time To Play

This Is Your Musical

Friday 24th August 8pm

Each night, a cast of professional actors and team of talented musicians produce a brand-new, hilarious, smash-hit musical inspired by YOUR stories.

£7
  • All-singing
  • Our Place
  • All-dancing

Pick Your Own Fairytale

Sunday 26th August 11am

We take the best bits from your favourite Fairytales – a brave hero, scary monsters, and a nasty villain to ‘Boo!’ – and let YOU decide the rest.

£25 £7
  • You Decide The Dragon
  • Our Place
  • He's Behind You

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 27th August 7:30pm

Explore improv and learn with The Unscripted Players in this informal drop-in. Workshops are suitable for beginners and up (no pun intended).

£10 £5
  • Playtime
  • Our Place
  • Drop-in Like It's Hot

Kitchen Rules Longform Drop In

Tuesday 28th August 8pm

A weekly drop-in for improvisers who are interested in American-style longform comedic improvisation.

£8 £6
  • Learning To Play
  • Our Place
  • Who The Heck Is Harold

Tales of Adventure

Friday 31st August 8pm

Led by the all-powerful Gamemaster, our heroes will search for treasure, battle deadly foes, and struggle against evil to save the world!

£7
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery
  • Our Place
  • A Kind Of Magic
Credit: Kitty Wheeler Shaw

Discovering Improv (6 Week Course)

Monday 3rd September 7pm

The BIT’s introductory beginners course. A gentle introduction to the wonderful world of improvisation!

* SOLD OUT *
  • Learn Improv
  • Hamilton House
  • Rabbit Hole

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 3rd September 7:30pm

Explore improv and learn with The Unscripted Players in this informal drop-in. Workshops are suitable for beginners and up (no pun intended).

£10 £5
  • Playtime
  • Our Place
  • Drop-in Like It's Hot

Performing Improv: Stories & Stage (7 Week Course)

Tuesday 4th September 7pm

This course is part of our Performing Improv programme. We’ll train your skills in storytelling and stagecraft, until you’re ready to create a fully-narrative improv show!

£195 £165
  • Learn Improv
  • Our Place
  • Wonderland

The Bish Bosh Bash!

Friday 7th September 8pm

The feisty improvisers from Team Bish and Team Bosh will go head-to-head chasing glory, honour and the audience’s love, in this extravanganza of games, songs and scenes.

£7
  • There Can Be Only One
  • Our Place
  • Sporty Spices

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 10th September 7:30pm

Explore improv and learn with The Unscripted Players in this informal drop-in. Workshops are suitable for beginners and up (no pun intended).

£10 £5
  • Playtime
  • Our Place
  • Drop-in Like It's Hot
Credit: Kitty Wheeler Shaw

Discovering Improv (6 Week Course)

Wednesday 12th September 7pm

The BIT’s introductory beginners course. A gentle introduction to the wonderful world of improvisation!

£99
  • Learn Improv
  • Baggator Young People's Project
  • Rabbit Hole

La La Bar

Thursday 13th September 8pm

The BIT’s musical theatre open-mic night, with live piano accompaniment. Watch the show or hop up on stage to perform your favourite numbers!

Pay What You Decide
  • Singalongs
  • Our Place
  • Plinky-plonky

Get to the Fun - Workshop with Josh Simpson & Jake Jabbour

Friday 14th September 6pm

UCB veterans all the way from Los Angeles give us the low down on getting the most out of improv and scenework.

£16
  • Enjoyment Imperative
  • Our Place
  • Did I Stutter

Local Heroes

Friday 14th September 8pm

What’s brewing in Bristol? Our new night champions improv born and bred in the South West scene. Every season we’ll present a new line up of local talent.

£7
  • Wild South West
  • Our Place
  • Local Folks

Introduction to Physical Theatre (6 Week Course)

Wednesday 19th September 7pm

Discover how to use your physicality to create engaging and compelling non-verbal performance with Physical Theatre teacher and performer Dominique Fester.

£160
  • Move It
  • Our Place
  • Body Talk

This Is Your Musical

Friday 21st September 8pm

Each night, a cast of professional actors and team of talented musicians produce a brand-new, hilarious, smash-hit musical inspired by YOUR stories.

£7
  • All-singing
  • Our Place
  • All-dancing

Bristol Burlesque Festival 2018 Presents: Ferocious

Friday 28th September 8pm

Electric and exciting, Bristol Burlesque Festival 2018 is here to serve up another exotic ecdysiast feast for the eyes, ears and soul!

Bristol Burlesque Festival 2018 Presents: Fearless

Saturday 29th September 8pm

Kick back against the structures that bind us in the only way we know how: By embracing the spirit of Badass Burlesque on this our final night of Bristol Burlesque Festival 2018!

The Bish Bosh Bash!

Friday 5th October 8pm

The feisty improvisers from Team Bish and Team Bosh will go head-to-head chasing glory, honour and the audience’s love, in this extravanganza of games, songs and scenes.

£7
  • There Can Be Only One
  • Our Place
  • Sporty Spices

Tales of Adventure

Friday 12th October 8pm

Led by the all-powerful Gamemaster, our heroes will search for treasure, battle deadly foes, and struggle against evil to save the world!

£7
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery
  • Our Place
  • A Kind Of Magic

This Is Your Musical

Friday 19th October 8pm

Each night, a cast of professional actors and team of talented musicians produce a brand-new, hilarious, smash-hit musical inspired by YOUR stories.

£7
  • All-singing
  • Our Place
  • All-dancing

North Coast: Improvised Hip Hop

Friday 26th October 8pm

Joining us in Bristol for one night only, New York City’s North Coast’s explosive performances have been packing comedy venues, universities, and festivals nationwide since 2009.

£8

The Bish Bosh Bash!

Friday 2nd November 8pm

The feisty improvisers from Team Bish and Team Bosh will go head-to-head chasing glory, honour and the audience’s love, in this extravanganza of games, songs and scenes.

£7
  • There Can Be Only One
  • Our Place
  • Sporty Spices

Tales of Adventure

Friday 16th November 8pm

Led by the all-powerful Gamemaster, our heroes will search for treasure, battle deadly foes, and struggle against evil to save the world!

£7
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery
  • Our Place
  • A Kind Of Magic

This Is Your Musical

Friday 23rd November 8pm

Each night, a cast of professional actors and team of talented musicians produce a brand-new, hilarious, smash-hit musical inspired by YOUR stories.

£7
  • All-singing
  • Our Place
  • All-dancing

Degrees Of Error WIP

Friday 30th November 8pm

The company behind fringe-favourite Murder, She Didn’t Write bring a brand new work in progress to the Bristol Improv Theatre.

£5
  • Scratch That Itch
  • Our Place
  • New Funnies

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