Upcoming Shows & Events

Saturday November 17, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday November 17, 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 November 17, 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 Friends

Saturday November 17, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

With ImprompTWO not only is the show improvised, so is the cast! Alchemy founder Harrison Brookie will chose an audience member to come on stage and do one long scene together. He's done it in Myrtle Beach. He's done it in Savannah. And now he brings this traveling show to Greenville! Monolith share...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday November 17, 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.

Friday November 23, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday November 23, 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 Gilbert Allen (Writer)

Friday November 23, 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.  Gilbert Allen writes poems and stories. His most recent books ar...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday November 23, 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 November 24, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday November 24, 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 November 24, 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 Living Room and Abraham

Saturday November 24, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Abraham performs an advanced long-form structure called the Descontruction. By combining realistic, thematic, and commentary scenes, each "decon" performance inspects and dissects a new and unique human relationship. In Living Room preformers will sit on stage and talk about a topic as if they were ...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday November 24, 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 November 29, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday November 29, 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. Writers Room): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday November 29, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:00 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 November 30, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday November 30, 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 Faculty/Students from USC School of Medicine Greenville (50% of Proceeds Go to Scholarships)

Friday November 30, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Join us for tales told by faculty, staff, and students from the University of South Carolina (USC) School of Medicine Greenville. The USC School of Medicine Greenville is a four-year medical school located at the heart of Greenville Health System, where students explore the scientific, social, clini...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday November 30, 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 December 1, 2018

Intensive Improv 101 - Introduction to Scene Play (All Day Saturday)

Saturday December 1, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

INTENSIVE Improv 101: Introduction to Scenework Saturday, December 1st, 2018 Unlike our normal 6 week courses, this condensed version is an all day intensive (9am to 5pm with a lunch break). Those who go through this course will also be elgible to take the winter intensive Improv 201 that will run...

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday December 1, 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 December 1, 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 Stand-up Meets Improv and Dub Feature

Saturday December 1, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

SuMi combines the best of stand-up with the best of improv comedy. In the first half, comics take the stage and improvise a stand-up set base on a never-before-seen list of suggestions. In the second half, we take the script from an actual play, but only give it to one player—the other performer has...