Upcoming Shows & Events

Thursday May 24, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday May 24, 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. Icon): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday May 24, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 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 May 25, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday May 25, 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 Bethany Winston (Owner of Kidding Around Greenville and Spartanburg)

Friday May 25, 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. Tonight's show will feature stories from Bethany Winston: Bethany...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday May 25, 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 May 26, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday May 26, 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 May 26, 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...

Student Showcase: Improv 201 (Patterns) and 301 (Games)

Saturday May 26, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

After six weeks of class, the students in each level of the Alchemy Comedy Training Center get the chance to show off their skills on stage! Students in the first half of this show will use the skills they’ve learned in Alchemy's 201 class to improvise a variety of scenes. In the second half, studen...

Thursday May 31, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday May 31, 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. MashUp): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday May 31, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 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 June 1, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday June 1, 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 Caroline Caldwell-Richmond (New Mind Health and Care, TEDx Greenville Curator)

Friday June 1, 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. Tonight's show will feature stories from Caroline Caldwell-Richmo...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday June 1, 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 June 2, 2018

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

Saturday June 2, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

INTENSIVE Improv 101: Introduction to Scene Play Saturday, June 2nd, 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 eligible to take the intensive Improv 201 the following Sunday t...

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday June 2, 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 June 2, 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 Abraham

Saturday June 2, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 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: Abraham performs an advanced long-form structure called the Descontruction. By combining realistic, thematic, and commentary scenes, each "decon" ...

Sunday June 3, 2018

Intensive Improv 201 - Introduction to Scene Patterns (Sun-Thurs)

Sunday June 3, 2018 at 6:30 PM to Thursday June 7, 2018 at 9:00 PM

INTENSIVE Improv 201: Introduction to Scene Patterns Sunday to Thursday, June 3-7th, 2018, 6:30-9pm Unlike our normal 6 week courses, this condensed version is an all week intensive. This class will end in a student showcase on Saturday, June 9th. Our Improv 101 class is a prerequisite. You can si...

Thursday June 7, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday June 7, 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. Eugene): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday June 7, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 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...