Cast Adrift | 1st October 2010

MissImp & Microwaving Ants‘ first crack at a longform improvised sitcom/soap opera. Set backstage at a comedy show, it featured 7 characters who were built up in the half hour preceding the show, based on an original concept by Scott Taylor. Cast Adrift was performed on 1st October at the Hopkinson Gallery, TAO Nottingham as…

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MissImp Finale | 26th June 2011

       Friday 24th June – last show at The Hopkinson Gallery! Nottingham’s premier comedy improvisation group MissImp bring you live comedy sketches based on your inspiring suggestions! All the scenes are based on your clever, daft and unintelligible suggestions, providing a riot of smart-arsed, silly, and occasionally rude moments. Bring yourself, a friend who can…

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Smash Night! | Wednesday 29th August

Smash Night! Wednesday 25th July Never-seen-before… Never-to-be-seen-again! Watch in amazement as some of the finest improv teams around live life on the edge, experiment and push the boundaries of what they do with hilarious results! Witness them take to the stage with nothing but their wits and transform YOUR suggestions spontaneously into scenes and stories…

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The Day After Improv | 27th August 2010

Event Date: Friday 27th August 8.00pm – 10.00pm Title: The Day After Improv: Live Comedy Show Type: Comedy Description: Nottingham’s premier (*cough* only) comedy improvisation group missimp bring you live comedy sketches based on your inspiring suggestions! All the scenes are based on your clever, daft and unintelligible suggestions, providing a riot of smart-arsed, silly,…

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Consenting Partners: Improvised Theatre Duets | Saturday 18th August 2018

Consenting Partners: Improvised Theatre Duets Saturday 18th August What happens when pairs of actors hit the stage without ever having seen a script? Consenting Partners is the UK’s longest running two-person improv show. But for one night only there’s an additional twist… None of the improvisers on stage have worked together before! With names pulled…

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Smash Night! | Wednesday 27th June

Smash Night! Wednesday 27th June Never-seen-before… Never-to-be-seen-again! Watch in amazement as some of the finest improv teams around live life on the edge, experiment and push the boundaries of what they do with hilarious results! Witness them take to the stage with nothing but their wits and transform YOUR suggestions spontaneously into scenes and stories…

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Smash Night! | Wednesday 25th July

Smash Night! Wednesday 25th July Never-seen-before… Never-to-be-seen-again! Watch in amazement as some of the finest improv teams around live life on the edge, experiment and push the boundaries of what they do with hilarious results! Witness them take to the stage with nothing but their wits and transform YOUR suggestions spontaneously into scenes and stories…

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Smash Night! | Wednesday 26th September

Smash Night! Wednesday 26th September Never-seen-before… Never-to-be-seen-again! Watch in amazement as some of the finest improv teams around live life on the edge, experiment and push the boundaries of what they do with hilarious results! Witness them take to the stage with nothing but their wits and transform YOUR suggestions spontaneously into scenes and stories…

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The Vortex | Friday 19th October

The Vortex – All Female Improv Comedy MissImp 20th Anniversary Weekend Friday 19th October Step into The Vortex for a night of all-funny, all-female improv! Inspired by a single word from the audience, The Vortex will take you on a hilarious and heart-breaking journey to who knows where. Anything could happen as the Midlands’ leading female…

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The Vox Pops | Friday 19th October

The Vox Pops – Comedy From True Stories MissImp 20th Anniversary Weekend Friday 19th October The Vox Pops bring their signature blend of hilarious characters and comic scenes to this fast-paced improvised sketch show. The Vox Pops take true stories, tear them apart and put them back together to find the deeper meaning behind them.…

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Rhymes Against Humanity - Nottingham Comedy Festival

Rhymes Against Humanity – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Friday 2nd November

Rhymes Against Humanity – The Improvised Musical Nottingham Comedy Festival Friday 2nd November Most musicals take years to write and bring to the stage, however Rhymes Against Humanity will take a title from an audience member and use it to create a brand new musical theatre piece on the spot. Everything is improvised – the…

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Beings at Nottingham Comedy Festival

BEINGS – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Friday 2nd November

BEINGS Nottingham Comedy Festival Friday 2nd November “Some of the best character improvisers in the country” (Steve Roe, Hoopla) Susan Harrison (Showstopper! The Improvised Musical) and Andrew Gentilli (Music Box) join forces to create weird and wonderful characters and scenes, inspired by your suggestions. Sometimes human but often not, BEINGS conjure up surreal, funny and…

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Sketchshop - Live Sketch Comedy at Nottingham Comedy Festival

MissImp’s Sketchshop – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Saturday 3rd November

MissImp’s Sketchshop Nottingham Comedy Festival Saturday 3rd November Step inside the SketchShop and be left in stitches by this brand new sketch comedy show from titans of the Nottingham comedy scene MissImp. With a wonderful mixture of hilarious sketches and characters, the SketchShop will leave you howling with laughter and wanting more! Written by SketchShop…

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Gorilla Burger at Nottingham Comedy Festival

Gorilla Burger: Improvised Comedy Carnage – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Thursday 8th November

Gorilla Burger: Improvised Comedy Carnage Nottingham Comedy Festival Thursday 8th November Your evening of live improvised comedy carnage returns! It’s theatre karaoke where you can be the star. At Gorilla Burger you can get up on stage whether you’ve played before or not. Hugely supportive and tons of fun this is a delightful way for…

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The Vox Pops at Nottingham Comedy Festival

The Vox Pops – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Friday 9th November

The Vox Pops Nottingham Comedy Festival Friday 9th November True stories are turned into hilarious comedy by THE VOX POPS. Each show a special guest shares some of their life experience with them. They then tear these stories apart to find exciting and interesting details to inspire improvised sketches, scenes and characters. “An Unpolished Charm”…

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Four Far Away at Nottingham Comedy Festival

Four Far Away – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Friday 9th November

Four Far Away Nottingham Comedy Festival Friday 9th November FOUR FAR AWAY will whisk you away to a fantastical world based on your suggestion: Aliens! Vampires! Spaceships! Libraries! Adventure and intrigue, mystery and magic await as we spend an hour exploring an original sci-fi or fantasy landscape made up entirely on the spot. Nottingham Comedy…

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The Dreaming at Nottingham Comedy Festival

The Dreaming – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Saturday 10th November

The Dreaming: Contemplacenta Nottingham Comedy Festival Saturday 10th November An “avant-garde art collective” who use improvisation to “channel the Jungian skein” to create “a fluid revery”, in which “the audience is complicit”. No, we’ve no idea what they mean either. Laughably earnest, faux-pretentious improv comedy. Nottingham Comedy Festival The Lacehouse | Broadway | Nottingham | NG1 1PS 7:30pm |…

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The Vortex at Nottingham Comedy Festival

The Vortex – Nottingham Comedy Festival | Saturday 10th November

The Vortex Nottingham Comedy Festival Saturday 10th November All-female, all-funny improvised comedy theatre! With no scripts and no pre-planning, The Vortex bring a whole host of colorful characters to an unsuspecting audience. Anything can happen when MissImp’s all-women improv team take to the stage… Step into The Vortex! The Vortex is a group made up…

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Smash Night! | Wednesday 31st October

Smash Night! Wednesday 31st October Never-seen-before… Never-to-be-seen-again! Watch in amazement as some of the finest improv teams around live life on the edge, experiment and push the boundaries of what they do with hilarious results! Witness them take to the stage with nothing but their wits and transform YOUR suggestions spontaneously into scenes and stories…

Read more Smash Night! | Wednesday 31st October