Upcoming Shows & Events

Thursday October 17, 2019

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday October 17, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Every Thursday at 7:30pm it's a full on comedy battle royale! A stage full of Alchemy players competing for points and your laughs. You may have seen some games like this on “Whose Line Is It Anyway?”, but here the points matter. It's a head to head (to head to head to head to head to head to head) ...

Harold Night (feat. Writer's Room): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday October 17, 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 18, 2019

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday October 18, 2019 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 Nathan Beers (Nomad Living Full-Time on the Road)

Friday October 18, 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. — The Alchemy Comedy Theater runs shows every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday October 18, 2019 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 October 19, 2019

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday October 19, 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 October 19, 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...

Unscripted: Musical Improv Comedy featuring Mouthband and Tribute

Saturday October 19, 2019 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: If you've ever thought, "I'm enjoying this, but where's the singing?" then Mouthband is your golden ticket: an improvised a capella comedy musical...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday October 19, 2019 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 October 24, 2019

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday October 24, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Every Thursday at 7:30pm it's a full on comedy battle royale! A stage full of Alchemy players competing for points and your laughs. You may have seen some games like this on “Whose Line Is It Anyway?”, but here the points matter. It's a head to head (to head to head to head to head to head to head) ...

Harold Night (feat. What's Your Sign?): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday October 24, 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 25, 2019

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday October 25, 2019 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 inspired by Greenlink (Greenville’s public transit)

Friday October 25, 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. Greenlink (Greenville’s public transit system) provided more than...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday October 25, 2019 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 October 26, 2019

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday October 26, 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 October 26, 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...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday October 26, 2019 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.

Wednesday October 30, 2019

Upstate Pride Comedy Night (featuring stories from members of the Upstate Pride Community)

Wednesday October 30, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Upstate Pride Comedy Night - Come celebrate acceptance and diversity with a night full of laughs during the first-ever Upstate Pride Week! A cast of LGBTQ+ members of Alchemy Comedy will entertain audiences with short form improv games in the first half of the show and long form improv inspired by s...

Thursday October 31, 2019

King of the Haunted Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday October 31, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Every Thursday at 7:30pm it's a full on comedy battle royale! A stage full of Alchemy players competing for points and your laughs. You may have seen some games like this on “Whose Line Is It Anyway?”, but here the points matter. It's a head to head (to head to head to head to head to head to head) ...

Halloween Fictional Character Roast

Thursday October 31, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Halloween Fictional Character Roast:   All the fun of a roast, but improvised...and with costumes.