Upcoming Shows & Events

Saturday August 18, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday August 18, 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 August 18, 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: Improvised Movies from Homage and Dub Feature

Saturday August 18, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Once a month, Alchemy features two different improvised movies performed live on stage! The first team, Homage, combines comedy improv with some familiar techniques from film for a hybrid show that fits somewhere in between a movie and a play. Our second team, Dub Feature, will dim the lights and pl...

Thursday August 23, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday August 23, 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 August 23, 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 August 24, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday August 24, 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 Local Stories

Friday August 24, 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.

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday August 24, 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 August 25, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday August 25, 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 August 25, 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 August 25, 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" ...

Thursday August 30, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday August 30, 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 August 30, 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 August 31, 2018

Unscripted: Improvised Musicals featuring Tribute and Mouthband

Friday August 31, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 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: Opening up the show is one of Alchemy's long-standing teams: Tribute. Inspired by an album of your choice, the players will improvise a series of ...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Videos from Former Alchemy Members Throughout the Country

Friday August 31, 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 features videos from former Alchemy members who ha...

Improv Jam: Mind If We Crash Here?

Friday August 31, 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...

5th Annual New South Comedy Festival Submissions

Friday August 31, 2018 from 11:59 PM to 11:59 PM

The 5th annual New South Comedy Festival is set to be our biggest, funniest, and festival-est yet! For the last 4 years we've featured hundreds of comedy acts from around the country to sold out crowds. We've also produced dozens of workshops each year with well known comedy instructors from across ...

Saturday September 1, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday September 1, 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 ...

Unscripted: Stand-up Meets Improv

Saturday September 1, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:15 PM

This unique show 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 p...

Thursday September 6, 2018

Harold Night (feat. Smalltown): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday September 6, 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...