Local Legends: Improv comedy inspired by true stories

Friday December 8, 2023 from 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Every Friday night a new local legend (person of note) tells their own local legends (true stories) to inspire this fully improvised show.

About this event

Since 2011, the Alchemy Comedy Theater has been running weekly improv shows in Downtown Greenville, SC. Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 and 9:00 pm there is a completely new comedy show that has never been seen before and will never be seen again. Greenville has street parking available as well as several nearby parking garages.


Every week at 7:30pm the cast of Local Legends welcomes a different "legend" to the stage to inspire the show. Here is our current list of upcoming storytellers:

3/1: Marie Majarais, GCS Family and Community Services

3/8: David Gerhard, SC Governor's School Visual Arts Department Chair

3/15: mOody bLaCk and Ava A. Michelle, Local Poets

3/22: Beth Ellen Holimon, Consultant for Nonprofit Leaders

3/29: Brent McDonald, Local Firefighter

Starting in April, our show will be moving to 9:00 PM!

4/5: TBA

4/12: Cameron Duncan, Managing Partner of Hallian Technologies

4/19: Griffin Hardy, WYFF Meteorologist

4/26: Ryan Johnston, CEO of 6AM City (Owner of GVL Today)