What’s On

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 22nd February 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

The Unscripted Players Theatre Throwdown

Thursday 22nd February 8pm

Join the Unscripted Players for a night of comedy competition, as assembled teams participate in a series of short-form games and scenes.

Pay What You Decide
  • Funny Fight
  • Our Place
  • Trophy Lifting

Tales of Adventure

Friday 23rd February 8pm

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

£6
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery
  • Our Place
  • A Kind Of Magic

Thoroughly Modern Musicals

Saturday 24th February 7:30pm

A stellar cabaret evening of contemporary musical theatre from some of Bristol’s finest young talent!

£10 £6
  • Life Is A Cabaret
  • Our Place
  • Let's Rock

Thoroughly Modern Musicals

Sunday 25th February 7:30pm

A stellar cabaret evening of contemporary musical theatre from some of Bristol’s finest young talent!

£10 £6
  • Life Is A Cabaret
  • Our Place
  • Let's Rock

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 26th February 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

Improv Taster Session

Saturday 3rd March 1pm

If you’re curious about improv and want to try dipping your toes into the world of making stuff up, our free monthly taster session is for you!

Free Event
  • Try Improv
  • Our Place
  • Delicious

Longform Improv Workshop: Introduction to Solo Longform

Sunday 4th March 12pm

This class helps you to build the skills and techniques required for solo longform, such as multi-rolling, monologues, scene-painting and editing from a solo performer perspective.

£20 £18
  • Who The Heck Is Harold
  • Our Place
  • On Your Larry

Dynamite Comedy Night

Sunday 4th March 8pm

Spontaneous games and scenes from Bristol Improv Soc, and superb stand-up from the wonderful wits of Bristol Revunions.

Free Event
  • Explosively Funny
  • Our Place
  • Boom Boom
Credit: Kitty Wheeler Shaw

Discovering Improv (6 Week Course)

Monday 5th March 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 5th March 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

Backline presents: Women Talk Improv

Thursday 8th March 7:30pm

Join some of Bristol’s best improvisers exploring what it means to be a woman who does improv, with panel discussions and audience Q&A session.

Pay What You Decide
  • Got Your Back
  • Our Place
  • Womanly Wits

Theatre Jam

Friday 9th March 8pm

Theatre Jam is the BIT’s performance and social night. Grab a drink and pull up a chair, or get up on stage for improvised theatre games and scenes!

Free Event
  • Sugar Preserves
  • Our Place
  • The Mighty Hat

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 12th March 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: Singing Songs (7 Week Course)

Tuesday 13th March 7pm

This course is part of our Performing Improv programme. We’ll build from experimenting with melody, rhyming and song structure into improvising full songs.

£215 £165
  • Learn Improv
  • Our Place
  • Wonderland

Advanced Scenework with Nic Tann (6 Week Course)

Wednesday 14th March 7pm

This course goes deep into the fundamentals of good scenework, with a load of practical tools for finding your way ‘in’ to your scenes and retaining the joy of just playing.

£180 £150
  • Learn Improv
  • Our Place
  • The Scenic Route

Bristol Improv Marathon 2018: Pirates of the Severn Seas

Friday 16th March 12am

For a 26 hours a team of intrepid performers will create an entirely improvised play using nothing but their skill, imagination and a hefty dose of caffeine.

£10 All You Can Watch

Dynamite Comedy Night

Sunday 18th March 8pm

Spontaneous games and scenes from Bristol Improv Soc, and superb stand-up from the wonderful wits of Bristol Revunions.

Free Event
  • Explosively Funny
  • Our Place
  • Boom Boom

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 19th March 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

Mr. Gotalot's Pop-Up Shop

Tuesday 20th March 11am

Join Monkey Trousers Theatre on a fantastic new interactive adventure for 2 to 5 year olds, featuring crazy characters and big laughs!

£4 £3 £2
  • Little Monkeys
  • Our Place
  • Weekend Warriors

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 22nd March 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

Tales of Adventure

Friday 23rd March 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

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 26th March 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

La La Bar

Wednesday 28th March 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

Bristol Bad Film Club: Hard To Die

Thursday 29th March 8pm

Five beautiful women are hired to move boxes in a deserted lingerie factory, where they stumble upon an ancient Soul Box containing a spirit called the Sorority House Killer.

£5
  • Bad Guy Go Boom
  • Our Place
  • Cinephiles

This Is Your Musical

Friday 30th March 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.

£5
  • All-singing
  • Our Place
  • All-dancing

Comic Rhythm: Comedy With A Drummer

Saturday 31st March 8pm

Apparently the secret to comedy is timing. This night puts the idea to the test with a unique collaboration between comedians and experimental percussionist Robin Foster.

£5
  • Rat A Tat Tat
  • Our Place
  • Giggles

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 2nd April 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

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 5th April 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

Theatre Jam

Friday 6th April 8pm

Theatre Jam is the BIT’s performance and social night. Grab a drink and pull up a chair, or get up on stage for improvised theatre games and scenes!

Free Event
  • Sugar Preserves
  • Our Place
  • The Mighty Hat

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 9th April 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

Play This Show!

Thursday 12th April 8pm

Rising Ape Collective and award-winning game developer Alistair Aitcheson team up to bring you a night of playable and improvised comedy like nothing else on stage.

£7
  • High Score
  • Our Place
  • Eureka Moments

Between Us

Friday 13th April 8pm

Between Us tells the inside story of one couple’s relationship. We discover what makes us fall in love and what makes us fall apart.

£7
  • Double Act
  • Our Place
  • New Romantics

Dynamite Comedy Night

Sunday 15th April 8pm

Spontaneous games and scenes from Bristol Improv Soc, and superb stand-up from the wonderful wits of Bristol Revunions.

Free Event
  • Explosively Funny
  • Our Place
  • Boom Boom

Unscripted Players Weekly Workshop

Monday 16th April 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

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 19th April 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

Unscripted Players Big April Show

Friday 20th April 8pm

This Spring, we present two original productions from the BIT’s amateur improvised theatre company, The Unscripted Players.

£10 £5
  • Shenanigans
  • Our Place
  • Give It Up

Unscripted Players Big April Show

Saturday 21st April 8pm

This Spring, we present two original productions from the BIT’s amateur improvised theatre company, The Unscripted Players.

£10 £5
  • Shenanigans
  • Our Place
  • Give It Up

Tales of Adventure

Friday 27th April 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

Philip Markle: Burn Your Fear

Saturday 28th April 1pm

This class will help remind you what you love about improv and cut out the naysaying voices in your head that cloud your inspiration.

£30
  • Longform Learning
  • Our Place
  • He's On Fire

Musical Improv: Finding The Form

Sunday 29th April 1pm

In this class, you will learn how to create fully improvised songs both as a group and as individuals that feature catchy choruses and distinct melodies.

£40
  • Longform Learning
  • Our Place
  • Rhyme Schemes

Dynamite Comedy Night

Sunday 29th April 8pm

Spontaneous games and scenes from Bristol Improv Soc, and superb stand-up from the wonderful wits of Bristol Revunions.

Free Event
  • Explosively Funny
  • Our Place
  • Boom Boom
Credit: Kitty Wheeler Shaw

Discovering Improv (6 Week Course)

Monday 30th April 7pm

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

£99
  • Learn Improv
  • Hamilton House
  • Rabbit Hole

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 3rd May 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

Theatre Jam

Friday 4th May 8pm

Theatre Jam is the BIT’s performance and social night. Grab a drink and pull up a chair, or get up on stage for improvised theatre games and scenes!

Free Event
  • Sugar Preserves
  • Our Place
  • The Mighty Hat

This Is Your Musical

Friday 11th May 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.

£5
  • All-singing
  • Our Place
  • All-dancing

Women's Improv Drop In

Thursday 17th May 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

Local Heroes

Friday 18th May 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

Tales of Adventure

Friday 25th May 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 25th June 7pm

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

£99
  • Learn Improv
  • Hamilton House
  • Rabbit Hole

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