Roll Play - An Improvised Adventure
Aug
25
8:00pm 8:00pm

Roll Play - An Improvised Adventure


"Roll Play is an improvised fantasy epic, combining the excitement of role-playing games with the spontaneity of live improv comedy. Guided by a mysterious Dungeon Master, the audience helps craft the world and its characters while dice rolls decide their fate. Join our heroes as they face mythical monsters, strange spells, ridiculous riddles, and more. Every show is a brand new adventure!"
 

Cast: 
Josh Holober-Ward
Emily Davis
Kevin Regan
Kristin Finger
Shaun Kreider
Sarah LeClair
Alli Soowal

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The Blue Show (BYO)
Aug
25
10:00pm10:00pm

The Blue Show (BYO)

Sometimes bawdy, sometimes outrageous, always funny (but never creepy) THE BLUE SHOW is the comedy show that features your favorite ComedySportz players doing stuff that no Brown Bag could ever rectify. Be part of the fun as we “cross the line” and totally “go there”. Serioulsy guys, ComedySportz this ain’t! The Blue Show is BYOB

Tickets: $15

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ComedySportz (7:30PM)
Aug
26
7:30pm 7:30pm

ComedySportz (7:30PM)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)
Aug
26
10:00pm10:00pm

ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)
Aug
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)

Every Sunday afternoon @ 2PM, two teams, The Philadelphia 676ers and The New Jersey Pine Barons battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans in a fast-paced 60 minute comedy match. The Players compete over several rounds using the sport's myriad of official improv games while a Referee times the games and calls the fouls and a live Announcer provides scoring updates and color commentary. In this interactive show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the action, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $12

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Dual Duel - Semi-Finals #2
Aug
28
8:00pm 8:00pm

Dual Duel - Semi-Finals #2

DUAL DUEL is an improv duo comedy competition. Teams of two performers (i.e. “Duos”) compete, elimination style for the ultimate prize: $500!

Tonight is the first semi-finals round. Six duos will battle it out as the audience chooses what two teams will go to the Finals on September 1st. 

THE DUOS:
TBA

Tickets: $10

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Dual Duel - Round 6
Aug
21
8:00pm 8:00pm

Dual Duel - Round 6

DUAL DUEL is an improv duo comedy competition. Teams of two performers (i.e. “Duos”) compete, elimination style for the ultimate prize: $500!

THE DUOS:
Baewolf: Katie Cwirko & Annie Paradis
Kris & Chips: Chip Chantry & Kristin Finger
Pavlov: Josh Holober-Ward & Kevin Regan
Yung Dad: Tom Hannigan & Brendan Manklang Kingston

Tickets: $10

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Copy of ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)
Aug
20
2:00pm 2:00pm

Copy of ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)

Every Sunday afternoon @ 2PM, two teams, The Philadelphia 676ers and The New Jersey Pine Barons battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans in a fast-paced 60 minute match. The Players compete over several rounds using the sport's myriad of official improv games while a Referee times the games and calls the fouls and a live Announcer provides scoring updates and color commentary. In this interactive show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the action, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $12

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ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)
Aug
19
10:00pm10:00pm

ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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ComedySportz (7:30)
Aug
19
7:30pm 7:30pm

ComedySportz (7:30)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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Dual Duel - Round 5
Aug
14
8:00pm 8:00pm

Dual Duel - Round 5

DUAL DUEL is an improv duo comedy competition. Teams of two performers (i.e. “Duos”) compete, elimination style for the ultimate prize: $500!

THE DUOS:
Day by Day - Mary Arden Collins & Kate Fruhman
I Like You presents: CAMP FIRE!!! - Emily Davis & Kelly Jennings
Short Rib - Scott Campbell & Sheila Master
Turtle Soup - Joey Beams & Will Crowley

Tickets: $10

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ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)
Aug
13
2:00pm 2:00pm

ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)

Every Sunday afternoon @ 2PM, two teams, The Philadelphia 676ers and The New Jersey Pine Barons battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans in a fast-paced 60 minute match. The Players compete over several rounds using the sport's myriad of official improv games while a Referee times the games and calls the fouls and a live Announcer provides scoring updates and color commentary. In this interactive show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the action, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $12

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ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)
Aug
12
10:00pm10:00pm

ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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ComedySportz (7:30)
Aug
12
7:30pm 7:30pm

ComedySportz (7:30)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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Dual Duel - Round 4
Aug
7
8:00pm 8:00pm

Dual Duel - Round 4

DUAL DUEL is an improv duo comedy competition. Teams of two performers (i.e. “Duos”) compete, elimination style for the ultimate prize: $500!

THE DUOS:
2 Star Review - Amy Baran & Matt Farrell
Jommy - Joe Tuzzi & Jimmy Wyatt
Salesmen - Nick Gillette & Kevin Pettit
Sillycon Valley - Ari Charlestein & Philip Gravuer

Tickets: $10

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ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)
Aug
6
2:00pm 2:00pm

ComedySportz Minor League Matinee (2PM)

Every Sunday afternoon @ 2PM, two teams, The Philadelphia 676ers and The New Jersey Pine Barons battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans in a fast-paced 60 minute comedy match. The Players compete over several rounds using the sport's myriad of official improv games while a Referee times the games and calls the fouls and a live Announcer provides scoring updates and color commentary. In this interactive show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the action, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $12

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ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)
Aug
5
10:00pm10:00pm

ComedySportz (10PM - BYO)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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ComedySportz (7:30)
Aug
5
7:30pm 7:30pm

ComedySportz (7:30)

Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans by playing round after round of improv games while a referee calls the fouls and keeps things moving. In this interactive comedy show, appropriate for EVERYONE, the audience gets in on the fun, awarding points and shouting out suggestions.

Tickets: $18 for adults / $15 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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Double Play
Aug
4
10:00pm10:00pm

Double Play

One group. Two forms.

DOUBLE PLAY features some of Philly’s finest improvisers, specializing in comedy that is both the true and absurd. With "Playback" they use a playlist of songs chosen by the audience to inspire scenes. In "Triple Double," they build worlds populated by the kind of fun weirdos you’re excited to root for.

Featuring: Andrew Coppola, Kevin Pettit, Kristin Finger, Rob O’Neill, Caitlin Weigel, Dan Corkery & Frank Farrell

Directed By: Maggy Keegan

Tickets $5. Available at the door and, now online!

Please Note: Clicking the "Tickets" button will take you out of the CSz Philadelphia website to a third party website.

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Dual Duel - Semi-Finals #1
Jul
31
8:00pm 8:00pm

Dual Duel - Semi-Finals #1

DUAL DUEL is an improv duo comedy competition. Teams of two performers (i.e. “Duos”) compete, elimination style for the ultimate prize: $500!

Tonight is the first semi-finals round. Six duos will battle it out as the audience chooses what two teams will go to the Finals on September 1st. 

THE DUOS:
House of Solitude - Daniel Corkery and Caitlin Weigel
Gerry! - Sarah LeClair and Brandon Rothenberg
Slayall Day - Amanda Bialon and Andrea Duffy
Choopy & Me - Mary Carpenter and Joe Sabatino
Tevin - Tim Rapp and Kevin Zakszewski
Audrey III - Jeff Barg and Alanna Shaffer

Tickets: $10

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ComedySportz Philadelphia 25th Anniversary Match (Late)
Jul
22
9:30pm 9:30pm

ComedySportz Philadelphia 25th Anniversary Match (Late)

Welcome to the Philadelphia comedy event that is 25 years in the making: the ComedySportz 25th Anniversary Weekend!

ComedySportz, Philadelphia's longest running comedy show, is celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season on Saturday July 22nd with two super-sized matches that feature your favorite Players from the past quarter century. 

The matches take place at Mandell Theater on Drexel University's campus. Match times are 7PM and 9:30PM and feature live halftime entertainment! It's like the Super Bowl, without all that football stuff.

Don't miss the comedy event of the year. It won't happen again until 2042! (PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT a BYOB venue.)

Tickets: $25 for adults / $22 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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ComedySportz Philadelphia 25th Anniversary Match (Early)
Jul
22
7:00pm 7:00pm

ComedySportz Philadelphia 25th Anniversary Match (Early)

Welcome to the Philadelphia comedy event that is 25 years in the making: the ComedySportz 25th Anniversary Weekend!

ComedySportz, Philadelphia's longest running comedy show, is celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season on Saturday July 22nd with two super-sized matches that feature your favorite Players from the past quarter century. 

The matches take place at Mandell Theater on Drexel University's campus. Match times are 7PM and 9:30PM and feature live halftime entertainment! It's like the Super Bowl, without all that football stuff.

Don't miss the comedy event of the year. It won't happen again until 2042! (PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT a BYOB venue.)

Tickets: $25 for adults / $22 for students, seniors, Military (with valid ID)

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Dual Nite
Jun
30
8:00pm 8:00pm

Dual Nite

Dual Nite is a new comedy show from CSz Philadelphia. Based on our wildly successful comedy competition Dual Duel, Dual Nite brings together four sets of improv duos for a night of smart, fast and diverse comedy.

JUNE'S DUOS:

TBA

Dual Nite is the last Friday of every month @ 8PM.

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Tongue & Groove Spontaneous Theater Anniversary Shows!
Jun
16
8:00pm 8:00pm

Tongue & Groove Spontaneous Theater Anniversary Shows!

Tongue & Groove is celebrating ten years of performing exceptional unscripted theater!

Three Fabulous Shows:  June 9, 16, 17 @ 8PM

Fri June 9 @ 8pm“TEN” We ask our audience: What were you doing/who were you being 10 years ago? 

Fri, June 16 @ 8pm  “IN BED” The Founding Members Reunion Show!   T&G founding members reunite to perform the first format they created!  We ask our audience: What was your most memorable moment in a bed?

Founding Members Reunite!  We're so excited to get most of the gang back together! Performing on June 16: Fred Andersen, Bobbi Block, Beth Dougherty, Eoin O'Shea, Josh Rubinstein, Jordan Stalsworth, Carrie Spaulding, and, flying in from LA, Adam Gertler!

 Post-show 6/16, join us for our fabulous Anniversary Party with food, drink  and dance band Unidos da Filadelfia

Sat June 17 @ 5pm “SECRETS”  We ask our audience:  What true secret are you keeping, for yourself or someone else?

Like most T&G shows, these performances are enhanced by live improvised music.

(RT: 75 minutes)

Dazzling
— The Philadelphia Inquirer
Hilarious... and fearless.
— Philadelphia Weekly
I have never been disappointed by T&G... go see this!
— Philadelphia City Paper

Members are: Bobbi Block*, Megan Bellwoar, Beth Dougherty, Noah Herman*, Matt Lydon, Ed Miller, Seth Reichgott, Rebekah Sharp, Fred Siegel*, Carrie Spaulding, Carol Moog (musician).  Artistic Director: Bobbi Block 

*also members of CSz Philadelphia

TONGUE & GROOVE is produced by Bobbi Block. It is not a CSz Philadelphia production, but we think it's awesome! Be sure to check it out.

Please Note: Clicking the "Buy Tickets" button will take you out of the CSz Philadelphia website to a third party ticketing website.

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Double Play
Jun
2
10:00pm10:00pm

Double Play

One group. Two forms.

DOUBLE PLAY features some of Philly’s finest improvisers, specializing in comedy that is both the true and absurd. With "Playback" they use a playlist of songs chosen by the audience to inspire scenes. In "Triple Double," they build worlds populated by the kind of fun weirdos you’re excited to root for.

Featuring: Andrew Coppola, Kevin Pettit, Kristin Finger, Rob O’Neill, Caitlin Weigel, Dan Corkery & Frank Farrell

Directed By: Maggy Keegan

Tickets $5. Available at the door and, now online!

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POSTPONED: Awkward Sex and the City
Mar
24
8:00pm 8:00pm

POSTPONED: Awkward Sex and the City

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THIS SHOW HAS BEEN POSTPONED. THERE IS NO FURTHER INFO AT THIS TIME. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.

Welcome to Awkward Sex... and the City's Nasty Women tour! Come watch some of finest comedic storytellers relive their most embarrassing sexual experiences on stage just for your pleasure. Hosted by the sexually awkward Natalie Wall and featuring Jen Keefe, Anita Flores, Bobby Hankinson, and Karolena Theresa. Who doesn't want to watch a bunch of ridiculously talented and sexy ladies make you laugh about their awkward sexual experiences? Kinky, we know. Find out more at their website. (BYOB)

New York Magazine Interview

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ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve 2017
Dec
31
to Jan 1

ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve 2017

Celebrate 2017 With ComedySportz!

At ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve we pull out all the stops: hilarious new games (such as SPIT TAKE and OXYGEN DEPRIVATION), free pizza and drinks for fans, Auld Lang Syne in gibberish and yes, even Baby New Year. It's one of our most popular shows of the year and we want YOU to celebrate with us. 

We offer two shows for your New Year's Eve-nin' pleasure: come to the 7:30 match with your kids and celebrate New Year's in Brazil! Or bring a group of friends to the 10:30 match and ring in 2017 with the rest of Philly.  We'll even give you a glass of sparkling cider with which to toast 2017. (ComedySportz matches are BYOB, so feel free to bring your own non-sparkling beverages and remember to drink responsibly).

ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve: the most fun you'll have all New Year.

PLEASE NOTE: Coupons or passes may not be used for these special shows.

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ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve 2017
Dec
31
7:30pm 7:30pm

ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve 2017

Celebrate 2017 With ComedySportz!

At ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve we pull out all the stops: hilarious new games (such as SPIT TAKE and OXYGEN DEPRIVATION), free pizza and drinks for fans, Auld Lang Syne in gibberish and yes, even Baby New Year. It's one of our most popular shows of the year and we want YOU to celebrate with us. 

We offer two shows for your New Year's Eve-nin' pleasure: come to the 7:30 match with your kids and celebrate New Year's in Brazil! Or bring a group of friends to the 10:30 match and ring in 2017 with the rest of Philly.  We'll even give you a glass of sparkling cider with which to toast 2017. (ComedySportz matches are BYOB, so feel free to bring your own non-sparkling beverages and remember to drink responsibly).

ComedySportz New Year's Improvin' Eve: the most fun you'll have all New Year.

PLEASE NOTE: Coupons or passes may not be used for these special shows.

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SPECIAL EVENT: Dangerous Fools
Dec
30
8:00pm 8:00pm

SPECIAL EVENT: Dangerous Fools

CSz Philadelphia is proud to present an amazing and hysterical comedy show: Dangerous Fools.

A fool from Los Angeles...  A fool from Philadelphia…No script.  With nothing but a blank stage, a single suggestion and two twisted minds, Philly Fringe favorites Thomas Fowler (IO West) and Mary Carpenter (ComedySportz Philadelphia & Dual Duel Finalist) take you on an improvised ride that is hilarious, unique and dangerously unpredictable.

Thomas Fowler and Mary Carpenter do their Flying Wallendas act with aplomb, performing acts of comedic derring-do...”[They] use silence and pregnant pauses to create...comic effect better than any improv group I’ve seen.
— Philadelphia City Paper
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SPECIAL EVENT: Dangerous Fools
Dec
29
8:00pm 8:00pm

SPECIAL EVENT: Dangerous Fools

CSz Philadelphia is proud to present an amazing and hysterical comedy show: Dangerous Fools.

A fool from Los Angeles...  A fool from Philadelphia…No script.  With nothing but a blank stage, a single suggestion and two twisted minds, Philly Fringe favorites Thomas Fowler (IO West) and Mary Carpenter (ComedySportz Philadelphia & Dual Duel Finalist) take you on an improvised ride that is hilarious, unique and dangerously unpredictable.

Thomas Fowler and Mary Carpenter do their Flying Wallendas act with aplomb, performing acts of comedic derring-do...”[They] use silence and pregnant pauses to create...comic effect better than any improv group I’ve seen.
— Philadelphia City Paper
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SPECIAL EVENT: Dangerous Fools
Dec
28
8:00pm 8:00pm

SPECIAL EVENT: Dangerous Fools

CSz Philadelphia is proud to present an amazing and hysterical comedy show: Dangerous Fools.

A fool from Los Angeles...  A fool from Philadelphia…No script.  With nothing but a blank stage, a single suggestion and two twisted minds, Philly Fringe favorites Thomas Fowler (IO West) and Mary Carpenter (ComedySportz Philadelphia & Dual Duel Finalist) take you on an improvised ride that is hilarious, unique and dangerously unpredictable.

Thomas Fowler and Mary Carpenter do their Flying Wallendas act with aplomb, performing acts of comedic derring-do...”[They] use silence and pregnant pauses to create...comic effect better than any improv group I’ve seen.
— Philadelphia City Paper
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ComedySportz Rec League
Dec
2
7:30pm 7:30pm

ComedySportz Rec League

Our Rec League players perform a full ComedySportz match featuring Ashlee Austin, Erik Sojka, Ailenn Bianchi, Cindy Heffron and guest players Noah Herman, Sue Taney and musician Brian Ratcliffe. 

The Rec League is made up of CSz Education students who have completed all 4 Levels of CSz Improv training. They play the last Friday of every month @ 7:30PM. 

For information on our CSz Education improv classes, click here.

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The Blue Show - Halloween Edition! (BYO)
Oct
28
10:00pm10:00pm

The Blue Show - Halloween Edition! (BYO)

The Blue Show Halloween Edition Cast - 2015

The Blue Show Halloween Edition Cast - 2015

Sometimes bawdy, sometimes outrageous, always funny (but never creepy) THE BLUE SHOW features your favorite players doing stuff that no Brown Bag could ever rectify. Be part of the fun as we “cross the line” and totally “go there”. Serioulsy guys, ComedySportz this ain’t!

Join us for our annual The Blue Show Halloween Edition as the players dress in their finest blue-themed costume. Blue as in "the color" not the other "blue." What will it be this year? You have to come to find out!

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Philly Sketchfest Presents: WGRA Radio Theatre Halloween Special
Oct
21
10:00pm10:00pm

Philly Sketchfest Presents: WGRA Radio Theatre Halloween Special

Philly Sketchfest Presents: WGRA Radio Theatre Halloween Special

This Halloween, The WGRA Radio Theatre plans on OUTDOING our 2015 production of 'Plan Nine From Outer Space'.

Join us as we present a special - VERY SPECIAL - presentation of WAR OF THE WORLDS.

Tickets: $10

www.phillysketchfest.com / @PHLSketchfest

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Philly Sketchfest Presents: Musical Comedy with Kathryn & Sarah featuring KC Masterpiece
Oct
21
8:00pm 8:00pm

Philly Sketchfest Presents: Musical Comedy with Kathryn & Sarah featuring KC Masterpiece

Philly Sketchfest Presents: Musical Comedy with Kathryn & Sarah featuring KC Masterpiece

Philly Sketchfest Presents our October Sketch Comedy Showcase with duos Kathryn and Sarah and KC Masterpiece! 

Friday October 21st / Doors 8:00pm / Show begins at 8:30pm

Fresh off their acclaimed performances at Punch Line Philly and the LA Musical Comedy Festival, Kathryn and Sarah are a musical comedy duo performing original songs that express their inner most feelings. They’ve also performed at the Philly Sketchfest 2016, PHIT Comedy, and the inaugural The Bechdel Test Fest.

KC Masterpiece is the sketch comedy duo of Kristofer Hodge and Chris McGee! The duo formed in July 2015, working together on "Hodge's Super Fun Time Parody Show" and opening for The Flat Earth.

Philly Sketchfest Presents - Sketch comedy and more, every third Friday of the month at The Playground of The Adrienne Theater!

Tickets are $10.

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