Zack! Screech! Kelly! It’s the improv show of yore! Saved by the Bell: The Lost Episodes tonight at 9:30pm!
In 2013, at Malibu Sands Beach Club, a time capsule was found that contained thousands of VHS tapes marked with “Saved by the Bell: The Lost Episodes.”
As an homage, an all-star cast of improvisers will resurrect these lost episodes right before your very eyes, complete with full costumes, ’90s music, and a whole bunch of time outs!
Going back in time with some of your most (and least) favorite characters in the Saved by the Bell universe never felt so good!
Produced by Gary DeNoia (Family Haircut, Herschel)
It’s sketch comedy at its finest - join us for MURDERFIST this Saturday at 11pm!
The MURDERFIST Show is the comedy show equivalent of a gigantic flaming eagle shooting crossbow arrows out of its eyes and balls. You don’t know what the show will be like, we don’t know what the show will be like, because we have ghosts write the show live while we perform. They are very funny.
2009 Best Sketch-Comedy Group, ECNY Awards
"From sketches about incest to killing one’s parents, no boundary goes uncrossed." — 2010 Best Sketch-Comedy Group, The Village Voice
"Above all, what Murderfist wants is an audience both exhausted from laughing and feeling as if they’ve been to a highly experiential rock concert. It’s a rare and energetic notion for comedy, and it’s possible their verve could land them a television show or an opening slot with GWAR." — Matthew Love, The Village Voice
"Wild and aggressive but not confrontational, Murderfist is about as punk as sketch comedy gets. Raw, committed performances and loopy jokes undermine theatrical unity every time, but the mess this crew makes is well worth any necessary cleanup." — TimeOut New York
2016 will be epic, but tonight’s variety show will be fierce. It’s ELECTORAL DYSFUNCTION tonight at 9:30pm!
A night of political debate will inspire a comedy show so funny, fierce and daring that we’ll all be arrested without due process before the night is done!
The future of America rests upon the elusive youth vote — but who are these young people? We’ll find out as the panel at Electoral Dysfunction is joined for a special conversation with The New York Young Republican Club president Brian Morgenstern and former Manhattan Young Democrats president Kim Moscaritolo!
Featuring The Panel: Danielia Donohue (The Studio System), Robert George (New York Post), Geoff Grimwood (Fake Church), Lucas Hazlett (MTV), David Kimball-Stanley (The Last Show), Mandy Schmieder (Family Haircut), Tim Wainwright (Christianity Today) and moderator Nate Starkey (Grillin’ in the City)
Come on down for “arresting” solo show - it’s 20 & Out this Sunday at 8pm!
20 & Out From Juvie to Justice is the case of a retired NYPD Detective with an arresting past
Starring Mark DeMayo; directed by Peter Michael Marino
Join us for stand-up and improv comedy magic - it’s SHOWTIME: 101 Blocks South of Harlem tonight at 11pm!
It’s showtime at the PIT, 101 blocks south of the world famous theater in Harlem.
Come watch as some of the best improvisers and stand ups in New York City put on a show that not even the Sandman would take off stage.
Featuring standup-comedy and long-form improvisation. Special guests TBA!
“True Detective,” “Lost,” and the Problem of Endings -
PITizen Margaret Lyons (Family Haircut) is quoted in this The New York Times article! So cool!
See Margaret every Super Free Wednesday at 9pm!
Gentlemen Party TAKES OVER - with improv and some sketches! Join us this Saturday at 9:30pm!
You are cordially invited to an evening of comedy unlike any other.
Lauded as “Charming,” “Hilarious” and “Five younger versions of Cary Grant” by their Grandmothers, Gentlemen Partyprides itself on a healthy blend of sophistication and things we’ll all regret the next morning. With performance credits in Cirque du Soleil, Lincoln Center and The Del Close Marathon, these five gents promise a show you won’t soon forget.
Gentlemen Party is Andrew Farmer, Billy Domineau, Mike Spence, Nick Packard and Spencer Novich
This sketch comedy group is on its way to the top! Join us for City Hall this Sunday at 9:30pm!
CITY HALL, the award winning comedy group, returns to The PIT’s main stage.
Your CITY HALL members are Chris Booth, Julia Darden, Patrick Frankfort, Luis Nunez, and Josh Wolinsky. Hop aboard the imagination train; next stop, CITY HALL!
CITY HALL, the award winning comedy group, returns to The PIT’s main stage! CITY HALL is the only two-time winner of The Jackpot Sketch Comedy Competition at Comedy Central’s Crash Mansion (2009/2010) and is a four time INNY Award nominee for “Best Sketch Comedy Group” (2010/ 2011/2012) and “Best Comedy Tweets” (2011) as well as being MAC Award nominee for “Best Comedy Group” (2008). City Hall was an official selection at the Montreal Sketch Comedy Festival (2009/2010/2011), The LA Comedy Festival (2009/2010), and has headlined The Sarasota Improv Festival (2009). CITY HALL has been called “A live version of Adult Swim” and given and “a whopping four out of four stars,” by Improvisation News. The Funny Feminist said; “”If you can’t see ‘Book of Mormon’, then check out CITY HALL!” Finally, Scallywagandvagabond.com said “CITY HALL gives your sense of humor a much needed kick to the balls!”
Sketch comedy gets its musical groove on - it’s Pop Roulette tonight at 9:30pm!
Pop Roulette performs musical sketch comedy, and — in addition to relentlessly skewering the most current and ridiculous events in pop culture — enjoys dancing in hurricane conditions and topless skydiving, because we are young, and beautiful, which logically means that we are impervious to our mortality.
Witness a brazen flaunt of youth as Pop Roulette presents: Beautiful Young.
Pop Roulette is Sudi Green, Lauren Ireland, David Mizzoni, Matt Rogers, Amanda Shechtman, Tessa Skara, Jonathan Sokolow, Rachel Wenitsky, Douglas Widick and Bowen Yang
Come on down as improvisers “strip down” in front of you (for real). It’s Former Phat Fcuk tonight at 6pm!
Former Phat Fcuk (FPF) is a monthly show dedicated to helping improvisers lose weight. On the last Wednesday of every month, the FPF cast will assemble, strip down, weigh in and discuss their weight-loss experiences.
To spice up the pot, each competitor ponies up $100 at the start of the run and the winner, the person with the biggest percentage of weight loss — not number of pounds lost — will walk away with the majority of the money.
Act One is delighted to annouce our Teams and Scene Players for this Sunday’s upcoming show at The People’s Improv Theatre!
Every week Act One showcases two of the finest independent improv teams in NYC to present improvised one act plays. The producing team, Skycopter, plays every week. Our teams this week are:
Brett Wean, Pat Shay
Joe Albano, David Carl, Alex Gallafent, Abbie Harper, Dawn Harris, Frankie Johnson, & Sarah Morgan
Drop your name in the bucket to create an improvised one act with cast members from The Scene!
OUR SCENE PLAYERS:
Act One at The People’s Improv Theater (123 E. 24th Street, NY, NY)
Sunday, March 9th @ 8:00 PM (Doors 7:45pm)
Tickets $5 at the door, free for students from any improv theater w/ ID!
We are one week away from Katie Fisher Day!
Every year on March 12 is Katie Fisher Day, where people all over the world pick someone they love and send them cookies. Bake. Send. Love.
On March 12th: Step 1: Pick someone you love. Step 2: Make cookies for them. Step 3: Send them the cookies. (There is no Step 4.)
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Improvised plays, with audience participation, need I say more? It’s Act One tonight at 8pm!
Act One is a showcase of improvised one-act plays performed by New York City’s finest improv teams. Each show features three teams and a lottery that allows lucky members of the audience to be drawn from a pool to play onstage with some of the most outstanding improvisers in NYC.
Produced by members of Skycopter: Joseph Albano, David Carl, Alex Gallafent, Abbie Harper, Dawn Harris, Frankie Johnson and Sarah Morgan.