Upcoming Shows & Events

Thursday August 22, 2019

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday August 22, 2019 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. Geraldo): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday August 22, 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 August 23, 2019

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday August 23, 2019 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 Andrew Van and Jeremiah Jones  http://www.alchemycomedy.com

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by stories from Rick Gregson (Founder of Convergent Technologies)

Friday August 23, 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. Rick Gregson is the founder of Convergent Technologies, LLC, a fi...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday August 23, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Saturday August 24, 2019 at 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 August 24, 2019

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday August 24, 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 August 24, 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: Improv Comedy Stand-up Meets Improv and Living Room

Saturday August 24, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

SuMi combines the best of stand-up with the best of improv comedy. In the first half, comics take the stage and improvise a stand-up set base on a never-before-seen list of suggestions. In the second half, we take the script from an actual play, but only give it to one player—the other performer has...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday August 24, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Sunday August 25, 2019 at 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 August 29, 2019

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday August 29, 2019 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.Li'l Rhonda): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday August 29, 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 August 30, 2019

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday August 30, 2019 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 Andrew Van and Jeremiah Jones  http://www.alchemycomedy.com

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by stories from Bart Simonson (USA-Swimming Coach)

Friday August 30, 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. Bart Simonson is a USA-Swimming Coach with Y-Spartaquatics Swim C...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday August 30, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Saturday August 31, 2019 at 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 August 31, 2019

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday August 31, 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 August 31, 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: Improv comedy featuring Abraham and Tribute

Saturday August 31, 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: Abraham performs an advanced long-form structure called the Descontruction. By combining realistic, thematic, and commentary scenes, each "decon" ...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday August 31, 2019 at 10:30 PM to Sunday September 1, 2019 at 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.

6th Annual New South Comedy Festival Submissions

Saturday August 31, 2019 from 11:59 PM to 11:59 PM

For 5 years the New South Comedy Festival has brought hundreds of comedy acts and workshops from around the country to the beautiful downtown Greenville, SC. And we're doing it again! This year's event will be from November 7-16th, 2019. The first weekend will primarily be stand-up and sketch comed...

Thursday September 5, 2019

Three For All: Improv Competition (Qualifying Round)

Thursday September 5, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Every September, Alchemy's stage turns into a full-on comedy battle royale as teams of three compete for your laughs and your votes! Each team has 15 minutes to win your vote with a form they've dreamt up just for this occasion. The winning team will interview an audience member who voted for them, ...