January 2018 Improv Shows in Singapore

Thank you for supporting this round-up with your eyeballs.

If you’d like to support the running of this monthly round-up, please consider buying Modern Schemers a coffee or come watch one of our shows.


This month’s shows


11 January: The Latecomers Improv at Blu Jaz

latecomers oct

Where: Blu Jaz Cafe [11 Bali Lane]
When: 8.30pm-10.30pm
Price: $15
Facebook | Tickets

The Latecomers, who will be putting on an improv show a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?, full of jokes, songs and you guessed it, improvised humor!

Come for the comedy, stay for the drinks & food, enjoy the company and get ready for a great night out at Blu Jaz Cafe.


20 January: Schemers Improv Nights #11

singapore improv

Where: 95 Desker Road (Haque Center of Acting and Creativity)
When: 8pm-9.30pm
Facebook event page |
Tickets
$10

Strap yourself in for a night of riotous, on-the-spot comedy with The Modern Schemers!

On the 20th of January, rock up at HCAC for an off-the-rails evening of kickass improv with Singapore’s longest-running improv team. They’ll transmogrify your suggestions into wild & weird stories, made just for you!

You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll have a great night. All for just $10.

Get your tickets now.


26 January: Indian Improv Theatre The Republic Day Show – Jugaad Lives On

indian improv theatre singapore

Where: Cafe Bollywood (67 Bussorah Street, Level 1)
When: 8pm-11pm
Facebook event page |
Tickets
$??

Indian Improv Theatre returns for its first show this year. And what better date to put up an Indian Improv show than Republic Day!

Come celebrate Republic Day in the evening. We’ll be using your patriotic suggestions to create scenes you’ve never seen before. Jai Hind!

Get your tickets now.


27 January: ASAP Presents “Chicken Soap for the Soul 3”, an improvised soap opera

singapore improv asap tim pamy isaac joel en hua

Where: #02-05 Aliwal Arts Centre
When: 7.30pm – 8.30pm
Facebook event page | Tickets

It’s back. The passion. The angst. The tears. ASAP is bringing back one of their most critically acclaimed shows, Chicken Soap for the Soul.

And like how the third Lord of the Rings movie ‘Return of the King’ won an Oscar for best picture, we believe that this third iteration will be their pièce de résistance. A melodramatic soap opera so riveting, so emotionally charged that you’ll feel it in every fibre of your being.

Based on whatever suggestion theyget from whichever audience member, let Singapore’s leading improv group take you on an adventure through the bowels of daytime television as we improvise a full episode of the most epic soap opera ever, based on a title provided by you the audience.

Get 25% off Standard ticket prices if you buy Early Bird tickets before the 23rd of January 2018, 11.59pm.

Let’s get soapy together.


27 January: The Improv Company: The Company Players Present 2 Asss 2 Cat

the improv company assscat

Where: 62B South Bridge Road
When: 8pm-9.30pm
Facebook event page
| Tickets

What happens when you need to mail an illegal lamp? How about the trials and tribulations that affect the residents of the Child Hood? Come and see all these questions (and more!) be answered in a set of wacky scenes inspired just by a few words provided by you.

Returning for their first show of the year, The Company Players present : 2 Assss 2 Cat, an homage to the ASSSSCAT format so beloved by the residents of New York’s UCB Theatre. You give us a few words, we give you a bunch of stories, all made up on the spot.

Even we don’t know where the night is going – come find out with us!


31 January: Latecomers Improv : Open Mic Wednesdays

Improv Show in Singapore The Latecomers

Where: Centre 42 Rehearsal Studios
When: 8pm-9.30pm
Facebook event page

A one of its kind open mic night for improv and stand-up comedy!

If you’ve been dying to get back on stage and dust off your improv or comedy muscles, this is the perfect opportunity for you! The Latecomers welcome all improvisers and stand-up comedians to come together to do their thang.

How it works:
~10 minute set for improv (4-5 troupes)
~5 minute set for standup (3 minutes if it’s your first open mic) [4-5 standup comics]

Sign up here with a group or as an individual improviser/comedian and we’ll put you in an ad-hoc perfoming group.
Lists will be finalized and sent out before the show.
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1sbJMsgA9SVdVb77c0gcX6-9nI1r8asBRmA6Gb_273lE/edit?usp=sharing

FREE to watch! Come support the growing improv scene and mingle with other improvisers and comedians in a non-threatening environment.

We’ve got more plans in the works for these open mic nights and hopefully some F&B options, BYOB in the meantime for that mid-week stress buster.


3 February: Schemers Improv Nights #12 My F**ked Up Secrets 2

singapore improv show

Where: Haque Centre of Acting & Creativity (89A Desker Road)
When: 8pm-0930pm
Facebook event page |
Tickets
$10

Some secrets, we’ll take to our graves. Secrets so BIG they’ll freak our friends, alienate our lovers, and scare our pets. These are the kinda secrets we need from YOU to power the funniest improvised comedy evening you’ve ever seen.

It works like this: ANONYMOUSLY share your most unbelievable secrets with us. Then watch us weave them into comedic gold.

It doesn’t matter if you’re secretly in love with your MP or if you’re a chemistry teacher secretly dealing meth, as long as it’s juicy, we find the funny. And trust us… it’s going to be a whole lot of funny.

So join us for a wild one-night-stand of high-octane improv comedy, courtesy of the most epic secrets you dare to spill. Share your secrets here.

 

Get your tickets now.


Check out our calendar for improv classes and the most up-to-date schedule.

Comments

comments