Upcoming Shows & Events

Thursday September 19, 2019

Three For All: Improv Competition (Qualifying Round)

Thursday September 19, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every September, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as teams of three compete for your laughs and your votes! Each team has 15 minutes to win your vote with a form they've dreamt up just for this occasion. The winning team will interview an audience member who voted for them, ...

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

Thursday September 19, 2019 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 September 20, 2019

Three For All: Improv Competition (Qualifying Round)

Friday September 20, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every September, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as teams of three compete for your laughs and your votes! Each team has 15 minutes to win your vote with a form they've dreamt up just for this occasion. The winning team will interview an audience member who voted for them, ...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by stories from Nathaniel Senn (Mayor of Laurens)

Friday September 20, 2019 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.

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday September 20, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Saturday September 21, 2019 at 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 September 21, 2019

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday September 21, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Unlike our normal 6 week classes, this open practice runs every Saturday and is open to those with no comedy or theater experience. Sign up and have fun! Registration ($5) for this one day practice is capped at 10 students. If there is space, there may be registration at the door ($10), but any onli...

Improv All-Stars: Interactive, Clean Comedy Games

Saturday September 21, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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...

8th Anniversary "Magic 8-Ball" Show

Saturday September 21, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Eight years ago the Alchemy Comedy Theater began running weekly shows in downtown Greenville. To celebrate we are inviting players from throughout the theater's history to come and play. Instead of typical suggestions, we'll pose questions from audience to a magic 8-ball and let that inspire our sce...

Thursday September 26, 2019

Three For All: Improv Competition (Semi-Finals)

Thursday September 26, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every September, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as teams of three compete for your laughs and your votes! Each of tonight's teams competed and conquered their opening rounds, and now they'll have 12 minutes to win your vote all over again. The winning team will interview a...

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

Thursday September 26, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 9:00 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 September 27, 2019

Three For All: Improv Competition (Semi-Finals)

Friday September 27, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every September, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as teams of three compete for your laughs and your votes! Each of tonight's teams competed and conquered their opening rounds, and now they'll have 12 minutes to win your vote all over again. The winning team will interview a...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Lori Rose (Advocate, Coach and Founder of The Rose Model)

Friday September 27, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Local Legends is the Alchemy Comedy Theater's flagship weekly improv show. Every Friday night a different local legend (person of note) tells their own local legends (personal stories) to inspire this fully improvised show. Lori Rose is a passionate educator, advocate, coach and founder of The Rose...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday September 27, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Saturday September 28, 2019 at 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 September 28, 2019

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday September 28, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Unlike our normal 6 week classes, this open practice runs every Saturday and is open to those with no comedy or theater experience. Sign up and have fun! Registration ($5) for this one day practice is capped at 10 students. If there is space, there may be registration at the door ($10), but any onli...

Improv All-Stars: Interactive, Clean Comedy Games

Saturday September 28, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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...

Improv comedy from Never Decaf (Greer, SC)

Saturday September 28, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

Tonight, comedy friends from the Upstate will take the stage and give you some of their trademark clean improv comedy. Never Decaf Improv is a local improv troupe that performs regularly at Stomping Ground Coffee House and Wine Bar in Greer SC. You never know what's going to happen in these improv g...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday September 28, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Sunday September 29, 2019 at 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 October 3, 2019

Harold Night (feat. Lil' Rhonda): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday October 3, 2019 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 October 4, 2019

Three For All: Improv Competition (Finals)

Friday October 4, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every September, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as teams of three compete for your laughs and your votes! Both of tonight's teams soared through the semi-finals, and now they'll have 15 minutes to win your vote one last time. The victorious team will interview an audience ...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by stories from Three for All Winners

Friday October 4, 2019 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. This week our show is inspired by the 2019 Three for All competit...