Upcoming Shows & Events

Friday July 20, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday July 20, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

This weekly show features a rotating cast of players bringing you a fast-paced mix of short-form improv games and long-form improv scenes. Comedy Gold Rush is coached by Andy Roark and Brooke Johnston. http://www.alchemycomedy.com

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Larisa Gelman (Peace Center's VP of Community Impact)

Friday July 20, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Local Legends is the Alchemy Comedy Theater's flagship weekly improv show. Every Friday night at 9:00pm, a different local legend (person of note) tells their own local legends (personal stories) to inspire this fully improvised show. Tonight's show will feature stories from Larisa Gelman (Peace Cen...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday July 20, 2018 from 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Have you ever seen an improv show and wanted to try it? Do you want to take an improv test-flight where crashing isn't just allowed but encouraged as part of the learning process?Well you're in luck, partner.Mind If We Crash Here? is Alchemy's FREE open-to-all improv jam / indy team showcase / all-a...

Saturday July 21, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday July 21, 2018 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Unlike our normal 6 week classes, this open practice runs every Saturday and is open to folks with no comedy or theater experience. Jump in and have fun! Alchemy Comedy Theater is committed to teaching the art of improv comedy throughout the Greenville area. Whether you are interested in performing ...

Improv All-Stars: Interactive, Clean Comedy Games

Saturday July 21, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every Saturday at 7:30pm, veteran Alchemy improvisers take to the stage for an interactive, family-friendly comedy show. If you've ever watched Whose Line Is it Anyway?, then you'll see some familiar games, plus a few of our own design. This is good, clean comedy that's fit for the whole family! Her...

Unscripted: Improvised Movies from Homage and Dub Feature

Saturday July 21, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Once a month, Alchemy features two different improvised movies performed live on stage! The first team, Homage, combines comedy improv with some familiar techniques from film for a hybrid show that fits somewhere in between a movie and a play. Our second team, Dub Feature, will dim the lights and pl...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy (Winner vs. Limp Spaghetti)

Saturday July 21, 2018 from 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Weekly CageMatches have come to Greenville, SC! For two decades, Kevin Mullaney has been growing his competitive long-form improv show in Chicago, New York, LA and beyond. Each week, two improv teams will compete for your laughs and your votes. The winner moves on to a new competitor each week!

Thursday July 26, 2018

Improv 301 Student Showcase

Thursday July 26, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Each of the Alchemy Comedy classes are given a chance to show off their improv skills on stage.  Hosted by the instructor, students in these shows use the skills they’ve learned in either 101, 201, 301, or 401 to play in front of a crowd. Come out and support our training center and see if you have ...

Harold Night (feat. MashUp): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday July 26, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

This weekly show brings some of Greenville's best long-form improvisors together with a classic format called the Harold. Starting with a suggestion from the audience, our performers will create a 20 to 30 minute theatrical show on the spot. Sometimes it'll feel like a play and othertimes like a dre...

Friday July 27, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday July 27, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

This weekly show features a rotating cast of players bringing you a fast-paced mix of short-form improv games and long-form improv scenes. Comedy Gold Rush is coached by Andy Roark and Brooke Johnston. http://www.alchemycomedy.com

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Glenis Redmond (Poet-in-Residence at The Peace Center)

Friday July 27, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Local Legends is the Alchemy Comedy Theater's flagship weekly improv show. Every Friday night at 9:00pm, a different local legend (person of note) tells their own local legends (personal stories) to inspire this fully improvised show. Tonight's show will feature stories and poems from Glenis Redmond...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday July 27, 2018 from 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Have you ever seen an improv show and wanted to try it? Do you want to take an improv test-flight where crashing isn't just allowed but encouraged as part of the learning process?Well you're in luck, partner.Mind If We Crash Here? is Alchemy's FREE open-to-all improv jam / indy team showcase / all-a...

Saturday July 28, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday July 28, 2018 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Unlike our normal 6 week classes, this open practice runs every Saturday and is open to folks with no comedy or theater experience. Jump in and have fun! Alchemy Comedy Theater is committed to teaching the art of improv comedy throughout the Greenville area. Whether you are interested in performing ...

Improv All-Stars: Interactive, Clean Comedy Games

Saturday July 28, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every Saturday at 7:30pm, veteran Alchemy improvisers take to the stage for an interactive, family-friendly comedy show. If you've ever watched Whose Line Is it Anyway?, then you'll see some familiar games, plus a few of our own design. This is good, clean comedy that's fit for the whole family! Her...

Unscripted: Improv Comedy featuring Monolith and Abraham

Saturday July 28, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

This weekly show features a rotating cast of different teams bringing you improv comedy in a variety of different forms. Here's the lineup for this week: Abraham performs an advanced long-form structure called the Descontruction. By combining realistic, thematic, and commentary scenes, each "decon" ...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy (Winner vs. Hijinx)

Saturday July 28, 2018 from 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Weekly CageMatches have come to Greenville, SC! For two decades, Kevin Mullaney has been growing his competitive long-form improv show in Chicago, New York, LA and beyond. Each week, two improv teams will compete for your laughs and your votes. The winner moves on to a new competitor each week!

Tuesday July 31, 2018

Improv 401: Introduction to Long Form, Harold (Tuesdays)

Tuesday July 31, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Improv 401: Introduction to Long Form, Harold Improv 401 is the introduction to the concepts and rules of long form improvisation. This class will focus on the foundational and widely performed format, The Harold. Prerequisite: Improv 301 Starts Tuesday, July 31st-September 4th, 2018 Monday, July...

Wednesday August 1, 2018

Improv 101: Introduction to Scenes (Wednesdays)

Wednesday August 1, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

***To register by phone call 864-256-1467*** Improv 101: Introduction to ScenesStarts Wednesdays, August 1st-September 5th 2018 Wednesdays, August 1st - 6:30-9:00pmWednesdays, August 8th - 6:30-9:00pm Wednesdays, August 15th - 6:30-9:00pmWednesdays, August 22nd - 6:30-9:00pmWednesdays, August 29th...

Thursday August 2, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday August 2, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every Thursday at 7:30pm, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as players compete for points and for your laughs! It's a bit like “Whose Line Is It Anyway?": you'll see familiar games like ABC (if the first line starts with an A, the next line will start with a B, then a C, and ...

Harold Night (feat. Eugene): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday August 2, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

This weekly show brings some of Greenville's best long-form improvisors together with a classic format called the Harold. Starting with a suggestion from the audience, our performers will create a 20 to 30 minute theatrical show on the spot. Sometimes it'll feel like a play and othertimes like a dre...