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Take an Improv Class

You have wanted to try it. So take an improv class. Gain some new creative skills and have a fantastic time.  Decrease your social stress. Develop your presentation skills. Enhance your career. Enjoy your life.Our classes focus on storytelling,  team building and the concept that "If your teammate looks good, then you will look good". Emphasis will be placed on understanding and utilizing basic scene work skills and most importantly, having fun. Lots of laughs and lots of stage time. All students begin at this level.  Pick a time that works for you, we offer 7 different times for our 100 Level Improv Classes. $225 for 8 weeks. 
Tonight...
Mar26Sun8:30pmRidiculous Vices: Molière Improvised

An improvised night of improbable situations, mistaken identities, high-energy action and snappy dialogue.

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Later This Week...
Mar29Wed8:30pmDuo Comedy Showcase

Great things come in twos! Wednesday nights, The Market Theater showcases some of the best and freshest comedy and improv duos in the Seattle area!

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Mar30Thu8:30pmHidden Motives

Share and action and see how is plays out

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Mar31Fri7:00pmImprov Happy Hour

Start your night off with a laugh! Come to a very happy hour full of spontaneous fun! Comedy improv for all ages, with drink specials in our bar for those over 21!

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8:30pmBuild Your Own Musical

Build Your Own Musical is a spontaneously made up musical created by audience suggestions and participation.

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10:30pmSeattle Theatresports

Seattle's longest running comedy show puts 2 teams of highly skilled improvisers in a competition of wits scored by a panel of judges!

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Apr1Sat7:00pmImprov Happy Hour

Start your night off with a laugh! Come to a very happy hour full of spontaneous fun! Comedy improv for all ages, with drink specials in our bar for those over 21!

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8:30pmBuild Your Own Musical

Build Your Own Musical is a spontaneously made up musical created by audience suggestions and participation.

Purchase Advance Tickets

10:30pmSeattle Theatresports

Seattle's longest running comedy show puts 2 teams of highly skilled improvisers in a competition of wits scored by a panel of judges!

Purchase Advance Tickets

Coming Soon!
Piggyback: Stand-up Comedy and Improv Unite! Opens Sun, Apr 16th
Stand-up comedy and improv: two types of comedy one hilarious night.
Improv School StartsOpens Thu, Apr 6th
Discover the power of collaborative storytelling and connecting with your audience (on stage, at home, or at work).
Mixed Media: SobrietyShowing Sun, Apr 9th
Mixed Media merges talent from Seattle's stand-up, music, and improv scenes as they interface to artistically probe a new theme each month.
50 Hour ImprovathonShowing Fri, Apr 21st
50 straight hours of hilarious improv
Outer Rim: An Improvised Space WesternOpens Fri, Apr 28th
Join the hilarious crew of the Epiphany as they soar through the outer reaches of space
About The Company

Unexpected Productions is the heart of improv in Seattle, has been performing comedy improv in Seattle since 1983, and is dedicated to promoting the art and spirit of improvisation.

UP has performed in Austria, Amsterdam, Belgium, Germany, The Netherlands, Slovenia, New Zealand, and Australia, as well as all over the United States and Canada.

Seattle Theatresports is Seattle's longest running show, having run for over 30 years!

Most shows are performed at Unexpected Productions' historic Market Theater, at the Gum Wall in Pike Place Market.