What’s On

The Bristol Improv Marathon

Friday 24th March 8pm

For a staggering 26 hours a team of intrepid performers will create an entirely improvised, entirely unscripted play!

£5
  • Crazy Fun
  • Our Place
  • Legendary

Longform Improv Workshop

Tuesday 28th March 8pm

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

£5
  • Learning To Play
  • Our Place
  • Who The Heck Is Harold

Chubby White's Variety Night

Friday 31st March 7:30pm

This is 'one of Bristol's best nights out', which promises stand-up, sketch, and an unforgettable adventure into the strange world of Chubby White.

£7
  • Sides Hurty
  • Our Place
  • Wonderfully Weird

The Improv Carousel

Saturday 1st April 7pm

Fans of comedy and improvised theatre will love this monthly variety show from The Unscripted Players.

Free Event
  • Merry-go-round
  • Our Place
  • Hop On Board

Improv Taster Session

Sunday 2nd April 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

La La Bar

Wednesday 5th April 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

Mockingbird

Thursday 6th April 8pm

Watch a musician, a technician, and six fearful fearless actors work to create a fully narrative evening of comedy, drama, joy and suspense – from anywhere in space or time!

£7
  • Dramatic Doings
  • Our Place
  • Classic Storytelling

Tales of Adventure

Friday 7th 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.

£5
  • Magic
  • Our Place
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery

Squeaky Hill Alternative Pub Quiz

Sunday 9th April 7pm

On Sundays, we'll be filling the BIT with more fun than Timmy Mallet could ever dream of. Win prizes by completing creative challenges set by our beloved host.

£3
  • Mind Challenges
  • Our Place
  • Ooooo Prizes

Improv Double Bill: The RH Experience

Friday 14th April 8pm

You get to see not just one, but TWO of the nation's best Improv acts! This time we present The RH Experience!

£7
  • Big Bash
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Workshop: Fun & Play with The RH Experience

Saturday 15th April 1pm

During this workshop we'll be embracing fearlessness, instinct and downright stupidity to create compelling stories.

£18
  • Knowledge
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Discovering Improv (6 Week Course)

Monday 17th April 7pm

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

£95
  • Learn Improv
  • Hamilton House
  • Rabbit Hole

Bristol Bad Film Club: Blastfighter

Thursday 20th April 8pm

Blastfighter is a fantastic Italian-actioner that combines the best of Deliverance and First Blood, but with all the nuance of being shot in the face. Which happens a lot.

  • Movie Massacre
  • Our Place
  • Bad Guys Go Boom

Theatre Jam

Friday 21st 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

Bristol Improv Spring Bash

Thursday 27th April 8pm

Featuring Improvised American Summer Camp, an all-new show performed by "some of the sharpest young minds on the improvised comedy circuit!"

£5
  • Campfire Tales
  • Our Place
  • Those Crazy Kids

Bristol Improv Spring Bash

Friday 28th April 8pm

Featuring Improvised American Summer Camp, an all-new show performed by "some of the sharpest young minds on the improvised comedy circuit!"

£5
  • Campfire Tales
  • Our Place
  • Those Crazy Kids

Bristol Improv Spring Bash

Saturday 29th April 8pm

Featuring Improvised American Summer Camp, an all-new show performed by "some of the sharpest young minds on the improvised comedy circuit!"

£5
  • Campfire Tales
  • Our Place
  • Those Crazy Kids

Workshop: Improvise Like A Real American A**Hole

Thursday 4th May 7pm

In this fast-paced and fun workshop you'll practice taking up space, taking hold of the audience, and loving the hell out of yourself and the work you do onstage!

£25
  • Knowledge
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Mockingbird

Thursday 4th May 8pm

Watch a musician, a technician, and six fearful fearless actors work to create a fully narrative evening of comedy, drama, joy and suspense – from anywhere in space or time!

£7
  • Dramatic Doings
  • Our Place
  • Classic Storytelling

Improv Double Bill: The Reason

Friday 5th May 8pm

You get to see not just one, but TWO of the nation's best Improv acts! This time we present special U.S. guests The Reason!

£7
  • Big Bash
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Improv Taster Session

Sunday 7th May 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

Squeaky Hill Alternative Pub Quiz

Sunday 7th May 7pm

On Sundays, we'll be filling the BIT with more fun than Timmy Mallet could ever dream of. Win prizes by completing creative challenges set by our beloved host.

£3
  • Mind Challenges
  • Our Place
  • Ooooo Prizes

Improv Double Bill: Nothingism

Friday 12th May 8pm

You get to see not just one, but TWO of the nation's best Improv acts! This time we present Phil Mann!

£7
  • Big Bash
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Workshop: Phil Mann - Playing With Yourself

Saturday 13th May 1pm

Phil Mann is an award-winning improviser and comedian leading an advanced workshop sharing his techniques on performing solo improv.

£18
  • Knowledge
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera

Monday 15th May 8pm

The unplanned, unscripted & unconventional cult comedy show continuing the world's longest improvised narrative every other Monday.

£6
  • Kitchen Sink Improv
  • Our Place
  • You're Not My Real Mum

Tales of Adventure

Friday 19th 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.

£5
  • Magic
  • Our Place
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery

The Incredible Playable Show

Friday 26th May 8pm

With games that spill out from the stage and into the audience, this show promises to be very physical and utterly unpredictable!

£7
  • High Score
  • Our Place
  • Who's The Real Machine Here

Hurt & Anderson and Katie Pritchard

Saturday 27th May 8pm

In this double bill, you get to preview two fantastic Edinburgh Fringe comedy shows before anyone else!

£10 £8
  • Peep A Preview
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Carnage

Mockingbird

Thursday 1st June 8pm

Watch a musician, a technician, and six fearful fearless actors work to create a fully narrative evening of comedy, drama, joy and suspense – from anywhere in space or time!

£7
  • Dramatic Doings
  • Our Place
  • Classic Storytelling

Theatre Jam

Friday 2nd June 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

Improv Taster Session

Sunday 4th June 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

Discovering Improv (6 Week Course)

Monday 5th June 7pm

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

£95
  • Learn Improv
  • Hamilton House
  • Rabbit Hole

Improv Double Bill: Notflix

Friday 9th June 8pm

You get to see not just one, but TWO of the nation's best Improv acts! This time we present Waiting For The Call!

£7
  • Big Bash
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Workshop: Musical Improv with Waiting For The Call

Saturday 10th June 1pm

Led by Director of Notflix Sarah Spencer, we'll cover song structure, building a scene, working with choreography, all culminating in the creation of a mini-musical!

£18
  • Knowledge
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Tales of Adventure

Friday 16th June 8pm

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

£5
  • Magic
  • Our Place
  • Swords 'n' Sorcery

Theatre Jam

Friday 30th June 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

Improv Taster Session

Sunday 2nd July 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

Mockingbird

Thursday 6th July 8pm

Watch a musician, a technician, and six fearful fearless actors work to create a fully narrative evening of comedy, drama, joy and suspense – from anywhere in space or time!

£7
  • Dramatic Doings
  • Our Place
  • Classic Storytelling

Improv Double Bill: Project 2

Friday 7th July 8pm

You get to see not just one, but TWO of the nation's best Improv acts! This time we present Project 2!

£7
  • Big Bash
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

Workshop: Time Travels with Project 2

Saturday 8th July 1pm

A special workshop on using time to tell stories in a non-linear way, led by Project 2. Using the tools of Time Travel will help you improvise more creatively.

£18
  • Knowledge
  • Our Place
  • Comedy Giants

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