(Acts/ensembles are listed alphabetically.)

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B.E.T.H. is an LA comedy duo focused on relationships and big characters.  Audiences at festivals and theatres...


Melissa McNamara and Gavin Donnellan present "Chairs", a fully
improvised piece that uses...


Going Steady

Hailing from Chicago, Matt Castellvi and Stacey Smith promise big characters, high energy scenes and the joy of play. Real Couple. Real Comedy. Follow their bizarre love on Twitter @goingsteady4now

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Jackson Soup

Jackson soup is an improv duo with over 23 years of combined experience. Pamela loves Michael Jackson and Dave loves soup. Their shows are real, relatable and sometimes include a rifle-toting elderly couple trying to kill a pregnant rat baby mama in their attic.


Liss N'Sams

Joe Liss and Marcus Sams are, Liss N' Sams. Joe is one of the writers and stars of the award winning musical The Bicycle Men which recently had sold-out run at The Denver Center for the Performing Arts.  Joe is a Second City Chicago veteran, having written and performed in six original revues. He is an Oakland resident and improvises...

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Nationally touring improv show featuring Jill Bernard (Minneapolis) and Joe Bill (Chicago), who improvise three scenes concurrently for a while. Funny, daring, and theatrical, featuring two performers willing...


Solid Gold Duets

Veteran improvisers David Montgomery (Chicago) and Nate Sherman, IV (LA) reunite for their fourth Chicago Improv Festival performance as Solid Gold Duets. One suggestion, one room, and one half hour in the lives of two characters as they laugh, love...


Betse Green and Bill Cernansky are longtime veterans of the Portland improv scene, but they've been...



More info to come!

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Hope & Claud

Two veterans of the Chicago improv community Hope England and Claudia Martinez bring two things... 

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Jen Ellison & Brendan Dowling are Jendan.

Wednesday, March 29, 9pm, Stage 773's Pro Stage.


Listen Stupid

Nuverre Naami and Tom Novik have been performing together since 2013. This duo loves to play all kinds of characters, using a montage of scenes to patiently explore and connect everyday relationships and encounters.


Sheila's Sister

Dana and Edmund have improvised together for over 26 years. They met in college in Off-Off Campus, married in Sheila, and became parents in Sheila's Sister.

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Uncle Bri Bri & Pops

K. Brian Neel and Jeff Page have been improvising – together and apart – since 1986...

Book Club

Somewhere in the Nice part of town on a regular night, after their Barre classes and upscale juice crawls, a...

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Gnar Gnar Shredtown

Musical director Dan Wilcop...


Jack and the Wolf

A whimsical two-man improv group. They produced and performed in The Bucket Show at Uncommon Ground on Clark.


Lady Mars

Lady Mars stars two veteran improvisers Nicky Margolis and Claudia Martinez...

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Michael and Greg of MOMMY have been performing together for...


Side Pickle

Phil and Joe found each other via sandwiches and never looked...



The team is a duo featuring Chris Madden and Mike Laderman. We were fellow students at ImprovBoston's comedy school and have performed together on many other projects. The two of us look so similar that many...