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ImprovBoston Comedy Lab


 

Eventbrite - Comedy Lab 

EVERY WEDNESDAY @ 8PM

TICKETS: $12, $10 with a Student ID (No Ticket Fees online)

Each week, ImprovBoston presents an experimental show featuring three indie comedy acts. The Lab is dedicated to showcasing improv, sketch, standup and variety projects in-development. A mad comedy experiment, the Lab is where some of New England's most successful shows began. If you want a front row seat for up-and-coming comedy, come to the Studio at 8pm every Wednesday. You  never know what's cooking in the Comedy Lab.

Comedy Lab is produced by Meg Sinick, Chloe Zwiacher, Matt Bistany and Ramy Abdelghani

UPCOMING LAB SCHEDULE:

DECEMBER

12/7 - Boston's Improvised Shakespeare, It's Never Game Over, Charlie and the Baby Jesus

12/14 - PLAYtime: An Improvised Play, Hell Train's "The Friendship Show", Charlie and the Baby Jesus 

12/21 - Charlie and the Baby Jesus, The Taco Party Show, M&N: Musical Improv Duo

12/28 - 3 Dudes and a Keyboard, The Darlings


COMEDY LAB ACT DESCRIPTIONS

NOVEMBER

11/23 - M&N: Musical Improv Duo, Bromancio Lopesz, Ben Scurria and Friends

M&N: Musical Improv Duo
You give us a word and we'll turn it into a hilarious song. Let go, release and let your imagination take the wheel as we improvise songs, characters and stories. Mac and Nate are two Boston-based musical improv nerds that have the most fun making music.
 
Bromancio Lopesz
Amancio and Dennis like each other. Mostly. And they like things like professional wrestling. Ladies. Physical fitness. Sometimes they disagree. On things like the futility of life. Fully improvised, totally absurd, and undeniably entertaining.
 
Ben Scurria and Friends
TBD
 

11/30 - Hawkface presents: Laura's Diary, Another Lifetime: Twisted Television for Women, Tedman and Robin

Hawkface presents: Laura's Diary
HAWKFACE can't draw so good, but that doesn't stop them from playing the best game of pictionary you've ever seen. Join in the fun as one cast mate draws pictures based on audience suggestions, and the rest of the team tries to guess what it is. They then go back to what they do best: improv, based on all of their excellent pictionary guesses.
 
Another Lifetime: Twisted Television for Women
Sample some of the best programming for Another Lifetime: Twisted Television for Women! Visit an alternate Sex and the City universe, check out the latest twist to the Project Runway format, shop for the newest trends and styles home shopping style, watch relationships crumble and blossom in a surprising format! All interspersed with commercials for products and services you didn't know you needed!
 
Tedman and Robin
Each show the comedy duo Tedman and Robin takes on the challenge of playing multiple roles, in multiple scenes, in the short improvised play, "Tedman Meets Robin". Based on your suggestion, Tedman and Robin create two characters who meet for the first time and alter the course of history.
 
DECEMBER
 
12/7 - Boston's Improvised Shakespeare, It's Never Game Over, Charlie and the Baby Jesus
Boston's Improvised Shakespeare
You've seen Hamlet, you've seen Romeo and Juliet, you've seen Midsummer a million times. Now see a never before performed, completely improvised, Shakespearean play. Full of intrigue, betrayal, love, and laughter, this crew of actors will create Shakespearean verse from thin air. Come become part of the show, give us a title, relax, and witness a play Shakespeare wished he could've written.
 
It's Never Game Over
Enjoy videogames? So do we! Come down to listen to some cool and interesting video game stories. Then see some funny improv based on those stories. Wii promise you’ll have a great time!
 
Charlie and the Baby Jesus
Every wonder what REALLY happened in the manger the night Jesus was born? Discover the hysterical truth in the one-act, silent movie comedy play, “Charlie and the Baby Jesus.” It’s the funniest story you never heard.
 
 
12/14 - PLAYtime: An Improvised Play, Hell Train's "The Friendship Show", Charlie and the Baby Jesus
PLAYtime: An Improvised Play
Based off of a single suggestion, PLAYtime creates an entire story with a beginning, middle, and conclusion involving fleshed-out characters and everything is made up on the spot.
 
Hell Train's "The Friendship Show" 
Hell Train is Adi Heller and Michael Trainor - a pair of close friends who invite you into their psyches before delivering heartfelt, energetic improv comedy. Audiences are invited into this duo's 10 years of intimate personal knowledge, as they explore the endless meanings of friendship and the infinite layers that can be uncovered.
 
Charlie and the Baby Jesus
Every wonder what REALLY happened in the manger the night Jesus was born? Discover the hysterical truth in the one-act, silent movie comedy play, “Charlie and the Baby Jesus.” It’s the funniest story you never heard.
 
12/21 - Charlie and the Baby Jesus, The Taco Party Show, M&N: Musical Improv Duo
Charlie and the Baby Jesus
Every wonder what REALLY happened in the manger the night Jesus was born? Discover the hysterical truth in the one-act, silent movie comedy play, “Charlie and the Baby Jesus.” It’s the funniest story you never heard.
 
The Taco Party Show
Boston's Premier All-Female Sketch Troupe Does a Show
 
M&N: Musical Improv Duo
Two musical improv gurus (Mac Gostow & Nate Shaffer) make up songs based off your suggestions and stories in this anything-goes musical madness.
 
12/28 - 3 Dudes and a Keyboard, The Darlings
3 Dudes and a Keyboard
Join John, Mike and Zach on a musical adventure. They take audience suggestions to take you on an improvised journey through song and rap
 
The Darlings
The Darlings want to play their way into your hearts. Their shows take the audience on a ride through a fast and fun montage. You’ll find them friendly, funny and, well, darling.
 
 
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