Bristol Improv Theatre

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The Bristol Improv Theatre is the spiritual home of spontaneous and interactive theatre and comedy in the South West UK! We supporting the UK’s growing improvised theatre and comedy scene with events, performances, training, shows, classes and our yearly #Bitfest weekend improv theatre festival!

The Bristol Improv Theatre is the spiritual home of spontaneous and interactive theatre and comedy in the South West UK! We supporting the UK’s growing improvised theatre and comedy scene with events, performances, training, shows, classes and our yearly #Bitfest weekend improv theatre festival!

As well as growing audiences and promoting theatre performance, we are working with performers to develop new improvised theatre companies.

The BIT has a 100 seat capacity, flexible and well-equipped theatre space, with adjacent bar suitable for all kinds of productions. Our volunteers are working to make the BIT a beautiful asset for the whole Bristol theatre community.

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Getting Here

Shows

Do Not Adjust Your Stage presents: The Wunderkammer

In The Wunderkammer, TED-style talks by leading experts, academics, and all-round big brains inspire long-form improvised comedy scenes, sketches and characters from DNAYS.

Steves and Wooster

Expect farcical physicality, quick-change characters, and rollicking good fun in this entirely improvised (and entirely unauthorised) tribute to the works of P.G. Wodehouse.

Holy Unauthorised Improv Parody Batman!

See Batman and Robin as you haven’t seen them since the 60s! Gasp as the dynamic duo contend with spontaneous skulduggery!

Do The Right Scene

Do The Right Scene are a London-based troupe who are shaking up the world of improv. Formerly known as Nu Z Land, DTRS specialise in fast-paced improv.

Tales of Adventure

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

Degrees of Terror presents Murder, She Didn’t Fright

On a dark and stormy night, an original classic horror play is created based entirely on your suggestions. An evening of murder, mayhem and making it up on the spot.

The Bish Bosh Bash

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.

Theatre Jam

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!

Breaking Bread: Work in Progress

Improvisers from Impromptu Shakespeare, Adventures of the Improvised Sherlock Holmes and Murder, She Didn’t Write bring a brand new work in progress production to the Bristol Improv Theatre.

This Is Your Musical

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

Project2

Project2 make improvised science fiction, and the endless sub-genres that make up the multiverse-spanning superstructure of the science fiction genre.

Spaces

Bristol Improv Theatre

The Bristol Improv Theatre is the spiritual home of improvised theatre and comedy in the South West UK! A 120 seat capacity, flexible and well-equipped Theatre space, with adjacent bar suitable for all kinds of productions. Our staff and volunteers are working to make the BIT a beautiful asset for the whole Bristol theatre community. We are also open for Day and Event hire, at very reasonable rates. Click the link for maps and directions: http://improvtheatre.net/visit/