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Steel City Improv Theater

5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
412-404-2695

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Our address is: 5950 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232

October 2018

The Union with Set in Stone & Social Experiment

October 12, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net. No one under 16 years of age without being accompanied by an adult.

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Level Five Class Show

October 12, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Behold as these students delve deeper into the long form format known as HAROLD. Watch as they venture into the recesses of this classic format. PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15 min prior to showtime. Pre-sold tickets will be released to wait listed patrons 5 min prior to showtime. Please allow time for parking.

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FunkHungry: Musical Improv

October 13, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Musical Theater made up out of thin air! You give the suggestion of a musical, and watch it unfold in front of your eyes. Featuring FunkHungry! No one under 16 years of age without being accompanied by an adult.

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Just A F@ckin Improv Show-10/13/2018

October 13, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

No gimmicks, no games, no set form or structure: this show is long-form improv at its f@cking freest. Like jam musicians, the F@cking Ensemble will perform an hour-long show riffing off each other, creating and returning to patterns and themes from a single audience suggestion (and they're f@cking lucky that they get that!). No one under 16 years of age without being accompanied by an adult.

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Follow the Leaver-10/13/2018

October 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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"Boy, that movie was great," you say, "but I wish my favorite character had more screentime." Well, I'm sorry to tell you this, but movies are holding you back. Join us for FOLLOW THE LEAVER and YOU'LL be in charge of the camera! You can direct the show to follow your favorite character straight out of one scene and into another. Who knows where characters go once they're offstage? The laundromat? The library? A secret meeting of an ancient cabal…

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Cardboard Devito & Rat Out Of Hell

October 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net. After the show, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam at 9:30pm. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is…

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SCIT Mixer Improv Jam-10/19/2018

October 19, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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After our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:15pm and jam begins shortly there after about 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:15pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED!

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Classy & Relevant-10/20/2018

October 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Hilarious long form improv comedy at its classiest! CLASSY AND RELEVANT features Rachael Wonderlin, Dave Kwiatkowski, Molly Arthur, Jesse Nesbella, Zane Cook, Jon Baldwin, and Natalie Bolea. They regularly host improv shows at Brillobox bar and restaurant in Bloomfield.

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Nightmare on Ellsworth-10/20/2018

October 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Out of the archives comes the first inaugural screening of NIGHTMARE ON ELLSWORTH — the 80’s slasher masterpiece that had been once thought forgotten. Critics have called it “watchable” and have acclaimed “it’s like Psycho with much less attractive people.” Come join us to see some denim jackets, teen love, and creepers in masks at the Steel City Improv Theater!

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Level One Class Show (Tuesday Class)-10/26/2018

October 26, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Level One is the starting mark, this is where you learn the fundamentals: Yes and, agreement, listening and commitment. Group exercises, basic scene work and object work are geared to make students more confident, committed performers. For the past six weeks, our students have been practicing these skills and breaking out of their shells. They are ready to put it all on the stage! PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15…

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Level Five Class Show-10/26/2018

October 26, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Behold as these students delve deeper into the long form format known as HAROLD. Watch as they venture into the recesses of this classic format. PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15 min prior to showtime. Pre-sold tickets will be released to wait listed patrons 5 min prior to showtime. Please allow time for parking

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Level One Class Show (Saturday Class)-10/27/2018

October 27, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Level One is the starting mark, this is where you learn the fundamentals: Yes and, agreement, listening and commitment. Group exercises, basic scene work and object work are geared to make students more confident, committed performers. For the past six weeks, our students have been practicing these skills and breaking out of their shells. They are ready to put it all on the stage! PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15…

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Level One Class Show (Saturday Class)-10/27/2018

October 27, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Level One is the starting mark, this is where you learn the fundamentals: Yes and, agreement, listening and commitment. Group exercises, basic scene work and object work are geared to make students more confident, committed performers. For the past six weeks, our students have been practicing these skills and breaking out of their shells. They are ready to put it all on the stage! PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15…

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Level Two Class Show-10/27/2018

October 27, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Building upon the Foundations of Improv in Level One, Level Two students have worked on building truthful, realistic and dynamic scenes by grounding themselves in discovery, exploration and heightening. The best comedy comes from truthful commitment on stage. Watch our Level Two grads, as their work gets even more exciting when they delve deep into the improvised scene. PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15 min prior to showtime. Pre-sold tickets…

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November 2018

Rat Out Of Hell & Cardboard Devito

November 2, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Hot & Fresh SCIT House Teams Cardboard Devito & Rat Out Of Hell will be serving up some steamy improv this Friday! Longform improv like you've never seen it before! After the show, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam at 9:30pm. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun.   11/2/18

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SCIT Mixer Improv Jam

November 2, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map

After our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:15pm and jam begins shortly there after about 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:15pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED!   11/2/18

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Blank Canvas

November 3, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Blank Canvas combines the art of painting with the art of improv. We will be interviewing Rory McManus about her style, inspiration, and life as an artist in our community. Then a team of SCIT improvisers will use inspiration from the interview and artist's work to create a montage of hilarious scenes!   Artist: Rory McManus   Cast: Jane Hyland Bob Rudenborg Chris Noonan Michael Arend Evan Sherwin Rachael Wonderlin Ray Stadelman Sarah Schultz Riley Stanzione Barry Weisband    …

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The Deep End

November 3, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

The Deep End experiments with form and flow, creating a unique set that is whimsical, theatrical, and thematic. Also featuring old favorites and new talent from the Pittsburgh improv community. The Deep End is: Gabe DeMaio, Steph Rodgers, Andrew Yankes, Jon David, Becca Hayes, and Nash Bernik. With special guests Social Experiment and Game Shark       11/3/2018

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The Upstarts

November 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Our newest teams show off their skills in a night full of energy and discovery from our latest shining stars. Check out Grey's Astronomy and making their debut, Organized Chaos!         11/3/2018

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The Union with Social Experiment

November 9, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

With a combined stage experience of 2,504,987 light years, The Union is the SCIT's teacher team. They focus on relationship based improv, making theater out of thin air. The Union is Kasey Daley, Ciaran O'Conaire, Justin Zell and Chris Wright. They're joined by one of the SCIT's newest house teams Social Experiment.     11/9/2018

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The Duo Show

November 9, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

The Duo Show got started at the SCIT in 2012, when the theater began putting one night only twosomes together. Since it's inception, the Duo Show has produced hundreds of Duos, some of which are still together! Hosted by one of the city's quirkiest duo's: Trash in the City! Featuring Whiskey Down (Jon David and Andrew Yankes) Quintessential Serendipity (Sarah Schultz and Quinn Strand) Meet Me Halfway (Becca Hayes and Dave McCabe)   11/9/2018

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FunkHungry: Musical Improv

November 10, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Musical Theater made up out of thin air! You give the suggestion of a musical, and watch it unfold in front of your eyes. Featuring FunkHungry!       11/10/2018

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Just A F@ckin Improv Show

November 10, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

No gimmicks, no games, no set form or structure: this show is long-form improv at its f@cking freest. Like jam musicians, the F@cking Ensemble will perform an hour-long show riffing off each other, creating and returning to patterns and themes from a single audience suggestion (and they're f@cking lucky that they get that!).     11/10/2018

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Cardboard Devito & Rat Out Of Hell

November 16, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net. No one under 16 years of age without being accompanied by an adult.   After the show, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam…

Find out more »

SCIT Mixer Improv Jam

November 16, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map

After our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:15pm and jam begins shortly there after about 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:15pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED!   11/16/2018

Find out more »

Classy & Relevant

November 17, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Hilarious long form improv comedy at its classiest! CLASSY AND RELEVANT features Rachael Wonderlin, Dave Kwiatkowski, Molly Arthur, Jesse Nesbella, Zane Cook, Jon Baldwin, and Natalie Bolea. They regularly host improv shows at Brillobox bar and restaurant in Bloomfield.       11/17/2018

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The Challenge: Goon River

November 17, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

History is full of challenges, and the people that summarily met those challenges. Babe Zaharias. Bruno Sammartino. Gordon Bombay. Yes. But what does that mean for us, today? How might we face the challenges of the modern world? As usual, your friendly local improv theater has the answer, as Steel City Improv Theater presents "The Challenge: Goon River"! Goon River is a form of improv driven entirely by short character monologues. Based on your suggestions, our improvisers delve deep into…

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SCIT House Teams Mix’Em Up

November 23, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. For a special holiday weekend treat, all of the SCIT house teams will come together, be mixed up, and will be formed into new teams for the night. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net.     11/23/2018

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Thanksgiving Dinner

November 23, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

The table is set, the turkey is cooked and you can smell that pumpkin pie. Pop that cork, because The Union is doing Thanksgiving Dinner! A SCIT Thanksgiving Tradition, we present one families holiday - warts and all.   11/23/2018

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Family Prov

November 24, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Thanksgiving is a time to be with family... so why not perform with them? In FamilyProv, get to know a few improvisors and their amazing non-improvising family members. Then watch everyone try their hand at some improv! Hosted by: Michael Ondrick Featuring: Emily and John Naples Christine Marie and Mary Kate and Arielle Marie Ray Stadelman and Carrie McClintock

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The Crocodile’s Dilemma

November 24, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Over a year ago, a dream was born -- that through long-form improv a group of friends who are incredibly intelligent, extremely good-looking and wonderfully humble could show the world that smart and beautiful people could also be ridiculously funny too. Some thought this a mission impossible but join the untold number who have declared "Mission Accomplished!" Deric Brown, Emily Naples, Charlie Barber, Ross Holub, Grace Evans, Allison Brown, Ron Vassel are Crocodile's Dilemma.

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8pm Social Experiment & Set In Stone

November 30, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams, Social Experiment & Set In Stone, storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net.   11/30/2018

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930pm Sketch Show

November 30, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Sketch comedy for your eyes and ears.  Check out the newest sketches from these young, scrappy and hungry teams: Left Field and Tibert.   The cast includes: Kelsy Black, Dani Heinemeyer, Julie Huber, James Kania, Michael Ondrick, Amy Ream, Francisco Rojo, Heather Graci, Emily Schneider, Grant Seastream, Jacob Spence, Katie Tender, Allison Brown, Kayleigh Dumas, Grace Evans, Ross Holub, Emily Naples, Ryan Nuzzo, Andreas O'Rourke, and Joey Purse.

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December 2018

8pm The Deep End

December 1, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

The Deep End experiments with form and flow, creating a unique set that is whimsical, theatrical, and thematic. Also featuring old favorites and new talent from the Pittsburgh improv community. The Deep End is: Gabe DeMaio, Steph Rodgers, Andrew Yankes, Jon David, Becca Hayes, and Nash Bernik. Emeritus: Vishnu Murty, Jeremy Bremer, Michelle Lesifko, Sam Agosto. with special guests: Identity Crisis and Ricky Romance

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930pm Fast and Slow Prov

December 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Our intrepid improvisers take to the stage to deliver a beautiful twenty-minute set, full of rich, grounded character work, daring moves, and witty edits. Then our improvisers do that same lovely set again in half the time, with all the great character work, moves, edits, etc. Then they do it again in half the time, with all those moves and everything. Then they do it again faster, the whole spiel. Then one more time faster. Then even faster. THEN FASTER.…

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11pm Book Report

December 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Hello, kids! Today's a very special day. Six of your classmates have been hard at work all summer reading a classic of the Western literary canon, and they can't wait to share everything they've learned with you! But what's this? Apparently half of the team wasted the whole summer playing on a Nintendo. Why, they didn't read the book at all! Kids, you know the rules: if one member of your reading group fails, everyone fails. Looks like the three…

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8pm Cardboard Devito & Rat out of Hell

December 7, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams, Cardboard Devito & Rat out of Hell,  storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net. After the show, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam at 9:30pm. It's free and open to all…

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930pm SCIT Improv Jam

December 7, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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After our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:15pm and jam begins shortly there after about 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:15pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED!

Find out more »

8pm Funk Hungry

December 8, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Musical Theater made up out of thin air! You give the suggestion of a musical, and watch it unfold in front of your eyes. Featuring FunkHungry!

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930pm Just A F@ckin Improv Show

December 8, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

No gimmicks, no games, no set form or structure: this show is long-form improv at its f@cking freest. Like jam musicians, the F@cking Ensemble will perform an hour-long show riffing off each other, creating and returning to patterns and themes from a single audience suggestion (and they're f@cking lucky that they get that!).

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8pm Musical Improv 101 Class Show

December 13, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Sing out and make it up. Our newest graduates will create compelling scenes until they can't contain them and they must break out into song!  Come see one time only musicals made up just for you. PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended.  Please arrive 15 min prior to showtime. Pre-sold tickets will be released to wait listed patrons 5 min prior to showtime. Please allow time for parking (click here for a map).

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930pm Level Three Class Show

December 13, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Behold as our Level Three students delve deeper into scene work and develop their sense of ensemble. Watch as they venture more in-depth into long form improvisation with: tags, walk ons, and the three beat scene structure. PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15 min prior to showtime. Pre-sold tickets will be released to wait listed patrons 5 min prior to showtime. Please allow time for parking (click here for a…

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8pm The Union with Social Experiment and Set In Stone

December 14, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams, The Union, Social Experiment and Set In Stone, storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net.

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930pm The Duo Show

December 14, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

The Duo Show got started at the SCIT in 2012, when the theater began putting one night only twosomes together. Since it's inception, the Duo Show has produced hundreds of Duos, some of which are still together! Hosted by one of the city's quirkiest duo's: Trash in the City! This Month Guests: Whiskey Down (Jon David and Andrew Yankes) It's Us! (Becca Hayes and Dave McCabe)

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4pm Level One Class Show

December 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Level One is the starting mark, this is where you learn the fundamentals: Yes and, agreement, listening and commitment. Group exercises, basic scene work and object work are geared to make students more confident, committed performers. For the past six weeks, our students have been practicing these skills and breaking out of their shells. They are ready to put it all on the stage! PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15…

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6pm Level Two Class Show

December 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Building upon the Foundations of Improv in Level One, our Level Two students have worked on building truthful, realistic and dynamic scenes by grounding themselves in discovery, exploration and heightening. The best comedy comes from truthful commitment on stage. Watch our Level Two grads, as their work gets even more exciting when they delve deep into the improvised scene. PLEASE NOTE: Class shows tend to sell out. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Please arrive 15 min prior to showtime. Pre-sold…

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8pm Classy & Relevant

December 15, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Hilarious long form improv comedy at its classiest! Nominated as one of best improv troupes in Pittsburgh for 2018. CLASSY AND RELEVANT features Rachael Wonderlin, Dave Kwiatkowski, Jesse Nesbella, Zane Cook, Jon Baldwin, Natalie Bolea and Sheri Ward Special Guests: Set in Stone and Better than Nothing     12/15/2018

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930pm Pick Up Harold

December 15, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10.00

Harold's losing his old-school reputation, loosening his tie, kicking off his shoes, pouring himself a little whiskey... Two teams chosen at random onstage perform a Harold. No rehearsal, no pressure -- we're doing a Harold just for the heck of it. Featuring a rotating cast of favorite Pittsburgh improvisers. Hosted by Ron Vassel     12/15/2018

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8pm House Teams Mix’Em Up

December 21, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$10

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. For a special holiday weekend treat, all of the SCIT house teams will come together, be mixed up, and will be formed into new teams for the night. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net.

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January 2019

8pm Rat Out Of Hell & Cardboard Devito

January 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00 – $10.00

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net. No one under 16 years of age without being accompanied by an adult.   After the show, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam…

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930pm SCIT Improv Jam

January 4 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Every Friday, after our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:20pm and jam begins shortly there after around 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED.  JUST SHOW UP!
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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Free

Every Friday, after our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:20pm and jam begins shortly there after around 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED. …

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8PM 3FER

January 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until April 6, 2019

Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00

3 TEAMS. ONE SHOW. Everybody, it's the 3FER! Three teams come together for one night to create a one time only show that will never be seen again!  

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8pm The Union with Set in Stone & Social Experiment

January 11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00 – $10.00

Watch as our SCIT House Teams storm the stage and create instant theater from your suggestion. House Teams are created from our recent graduates and alumni of our training program. Watch as they create entire worlds from a single suggestion performing scenes that will delight and intrigue all who attend. Pure improvisation. Comedy without a net. No one under 16 years of age without being accompanied by an adult. After the show, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam at…

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930pm SCIT Improv Jam

January 11 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Every Friday, after our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:20pm and jam begins shortly there after around 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED.  JUST SHOW UP!
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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Free

Every Friday, after our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:20pm and jam begins shortly there after around 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED. …

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8PM Classy and Relevant with Crocodile’s Dilemma

January 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until April 13, 2019

Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00 – $10.00

Hilarious long form improv comedy at its classiest! Nominated as one of three best improv troupes in Pittsburgh for 2018. CLASSY AND RELEVANT features Rachael Wonderlin, Dave Kwiatkowski, Jesse Nesbella, Zane Cook, Jon Baldwin, Natalie Bolea and Sheri Ward  

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930PM The Duo Show

January 12 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00 – $10.00

The Duo Show got started at the SCIT in 2012, when the theater began putting one night only twosomes together. Since it’s inception, the Duo Show has produced hundreds of Duos, some of which are still together! January has an amazing lineup! Whiskey Down: Andrew Yankes & Jon David SelimJim: Selim Ozden & Jim Cain Robbie and Sean: Robbie Marcus & Sean Gibat 50% Off: Blaine Connor & Michael Miller It's Us!: Dave McCabe & Becca Hayes Trash in the City: all the…

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8PM SCIT HOUSE TEAMS

January 18 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00 – $10.00

Hold on tight as the newest SCIT house teams take the stage to deliver some hot n fresh improv!

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930pm SCIT Improv Jam

January 18 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Every Friday, after our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:20pm and jam begins shortly there after around 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED.  JUST SHOW UP!
Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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Free

Every Friday, after our SCIT HOUSE TEAMS show at 8:00pm, stick around for the SCIT Improv Jam. It's free and open to all to watch and/or participate. It is a great way to try out improv or sharpen your skills. And it just plain ol' fun. Sign up begins at 9:20pm and jam begins shortly there after around 9:30pm. To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED. …

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8PM SCIT Musical House Teams

January 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00pm on day Third of the month, happening 4 times

Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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$7.00 – $10.00

Make those jazz hands sparkle with pizazz, we're puttin on a musical! Based off of your suggestion, we create one time only brand new musicals!

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930PM SCIT Musical Improv Jam

January 19 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30pm on day Third of the month, happening 4 times

Steel City Improv Theater, 5950 Ellsworth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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Free

Want to try out musical improv? Anyone can participate in this totally free Jam! That's right - free to play, free to watch! To participate, all you need to do is show up and sign up at the theater at 9:20pm. NO TICKET REQUIRED.  JUST SHOW UP!

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