Upcoming Shows & Events

Thursday October 25, 2018

King of the Mountain: Competitive Improv Games

Thursday October 25, 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.Li'l Rhonda): Long-form Improv Comedy

Thursday October 25, 2018 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 26, 2018

Comedy Gold Rush: Fast-Paced Improv

Friday October 26, 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 stories from Andrea Reeps

Friday October 26, 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 October 26, 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 October 27, 2018

Improv 000: Open Practice

Saturday October 27, 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 October 27, 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...

CageMatch: Competitive Long-form Improv Comedy

Saturday October 27, 2018 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 November 1, 2018

FESTIVAL SHOW PASS: Access to all New South Comedy Festival shows

Thursday November 1, 2018 at 7:30 PM to Saturday November 10, 2018 at 11:59 PM

NewSouthComedy.com Individual tickets are available for all shows, or see every show in the festival (an over $300 value) with this Full Festival Show Pass! 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country...

STAND-UP COMEDY from GLOC (Greenville/Charlotte), Benjamin Collins (Louisville, KY), Chris Freeland (Greenville, SC), Andrew Lockair (Greenville, SC), Larry Weaver (Durham, NC)

Thursday November 1, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

STAND-UP COMEDY from Ben Malone (Raleigh, NC), Jessica Noll (Charlotte, NC), Aaron Cardwell (Burlington, NC), Joseph Coker (Charleston, SC), Matt White (Raleigh, NC)

Thursday November 1, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

Friday November 2, 2018

STAND-UP MEETS IMPROV in the Festival Jam

Friday November 2, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

STAND-UP COMEDY from Matthew Deakins (Manassas, VA), Brendon Lemon (Chicago, IL) Gregory Hold (New York, NY), Steve Turgeon (Barrington, RI), Megan Goetz (Philadelphia, PA)

Friday November 2, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Stand Up from Sam Clark (Denver, CO), Adrian Harris (Springfield, VA), Jackie Skinner (Queens, NY)

Friday November 2, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

SKETCH COMEDY from The Knox By Night Band (Knoxville, TN), Bangin’ (Brooklyn, NY), Robot Johnson (Charlotte, NC)

Friday November 2, 2018 at 10:30 PM to Saturday November 3, 2018 at 12:00 AM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

Saturday November 3, 2018

STAND-UP COMEDY from Ray Jubela (Washington, DC), Jmarc Perry (Williamsburg, VA), Eitan Levine (New York, NY), Ben Sweet (Jacksonville, FL), Art Sturtevant (Asheville, NC)

Saturday November 3, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

IMPROV and SKETCH COMEDY from Mettlesome Tourco (Durham, NC), Sisters Three (New York, NY)

Saturday November 3, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

SKETCH COMEDY from Homemaking with Hera (Greenville, SC), 301 Views (New York, NY), Mystery Meat (Charleston, SC)

Saturday November 3, 2018 from 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

MID-FESTIVAL FINALE featuring a mix of Stand-up, Sketch, Improv from Katie Johnston (Jacksonville, FL) Peter Moses (Los Angeles, CA), Unstoppable Failure (Greensboro, NC) and Festival All-Stars

Saturday November 3, 2018 at 10:30 PM to Sunday November 4, 2018 at 12:00 AM

New South Comedy Festival 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...

Sunday November 4, 2018

NEW SOUTH COMEDY FESTIVAL: All-Star Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by Wits End Poetry

Sunday November 4, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

NEW SOUTH COMEDY FESTIVAL 24 shows. 12 workshops. 300 performers. From November 1-10th, improvisors, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy guests from across the country will converge on Greenville, SC for the 5th Annual New South Comedy Festival. This year's performers hail from Los Angeles, New Yo...