Upcoming Shows

Friday January 24, 2020

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday January 24, 2020 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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 Harrison Brookie and features Andy Roark, Brantley Dick, Chris Todaro, Heather Detzner, Jason Kitchens, JC McCauley, Jim Burton, ...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Leadership Greenville Class 46 (50% of proceeds go to Pleasant Valley Teen Center)

Friday January 24, 2020 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. Five Local Legends. One Big Project.Join Alchemy Comedy Theatre in support ...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday January 24, 2020 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 January 25, 2020

Improv 001: A Black Lady Improv Workshop (with Alrinthea Carter)

Saturday January 25, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Alchemy Performing Company member Alrinthea Carter leads this workshop exclusively for Black women, femmes, and gender-expansive people who want to learn about improv comedy, and how to use improv principles to build comfort in public speaking, creative problem-solving, and how to turn obstacles f...

Improv All-Stars: Interactive, Clean Comedy Games

Saturday January 25, 2020 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...

SPECIAL Haymaker Show: Long-form Improv Comedy (feat. ATL's Six Kids Improv)

Saturday January 25, 2020 from 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Haymaker - It's a bit like watching a play, and a bit like watching a dream. The scenes will build on each other, push against each other, and maybe even fold into something bigger. Themes, characters, patterns, and ideas all might make repeat appearances. But you never know—and neither do we! Alch...

The Improvised Late Night Show (w/ your host Tyler Prescott): Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday January 25, 2020 from 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Welcome to The Improvised Late Night Show, with your host Tyler Prescott!  This every 4th Saturday show will bring you two improv teams which will compete for your laughs and your votes. The winner moves on to a new competitor the following month.

Thursday January 30, 2020

King of the Mountain: Competitive Short Form Improv Games

Thursday January 30, 2020 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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. Lil' Rhonda): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday January 30, 2020 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 January 31, 2020

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday January 31, 2020 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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 Harrison Brookie and features Andy Roark, Brantley Dick, Chris Todaro, Heather Detzner, Jason Kitchens, JC McCauley, Jim Burton, ...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Meredith Winsch Heyde (Nurse Practitioner)

Friday January 31, 2020 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. — The Alchemy Comedy Theater runs shows every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday January 31, 2020 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 February 1, 2020

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday February 1, 2020 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 February 1, 2020 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...

Unscripted: Improv comedy featuring Flux Capacity and Mouthband

Saturday February 1, 2020 from 9:00 PM to 10:00 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: Flux Capacity is a fast-paced long form team that uses a single suggestion and quick entrances and exits to create a complex web of scenes full of...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday February 1, 2020 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 February 6, 2020

King of the Mountain: Competitive Short Form Improv Games

Thursday February 6, 2020 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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. What's Your Sign?): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday February 6, 2020 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 February 7, 2020

Improv 301 Student Showcase

Friday February 7, 2020 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 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, 401, or 501 to play in front of a crowd. Come out and support our training center and see if you ...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Taye Wilkinson (Veteran, Political Organizer)

Friday February 7, 2020 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. — The Alchemy Comedy Theater runs shows every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday...