Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship: Virtual Festival Schedule
Sunday November 1st
7pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship
The Red Jets vs The Mutant Zombies
8.30pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship
The Vampire Penguins vs The Time Travelling Midwives
Monday November 2nd
7pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship First Round 1
The Mafia vs The Werewolves
8.30pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship First Round 2
The Mecha Dolphins vs The Ligers
10.30pm: Raisin Kale
How can you tell if someone is vegan and does improv? Don’t worry, they will tell you. Meike and Steve are vegan improvisers “Raisin Kale”
Tuesday November 3rd
6pm: Tragically Unscripted
7pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship First Round 3
The Geek Squadron vs The Unicorns
8.30pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship First Round 4
The Flames vs The Supervillians
Wednesday November 4th
7pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship First Round 5
The Cuddly Koalas vs The Jesters
8.30pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship First Round 6
The Conspiracy vs The Biscuit Patrol
Thursday November 5th
6pm: A Wizard Did It
6.30pm: The Prop Boys
Improvoke are a musical duo featuring Hannah Platts and Jen Kenny. They normally mash up Improv and karaoke , but for this very special show ( and due to the difficulties of using music online ) they will be accompanying themselves using whatever instruments they have nearby ( probably keyboards and a nose flute but who knows? ) and exploring the stories of the characters around an event suggested by you, the audience.
8pm: The Laughter Academy
9pm: Third Person Theatre
Third Person theatre co, perform improvised emotionally truthful stories. This show is our Cupid’s Carousel format, a circle of sexual / emotional relationships. Each character is in two separate relationships. Which relationships will survive? When push comes to shove, who would you pick? The long-term partner of a stagnant marriage or the sperm/egg donor of your only child? Your exciting new gay fling or the prostitute you are secretly in love with? Come on the journey of the hedonistic and the unfortunate. (Loosely based on La Ronde by Arthur Schnitzler.)
Friday November 6th
7pm: Bendy House
Reprising their 2019 Edinburgh show "Neighbourhood Watch", Bendy House will take you into the lives of the eccentric characters of todays neighbourhood. Featuring the skills of Danny O'Hara & Chris Read. Bendy has performed 3 years at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, at the International Copenhagen Improv Festival,Second City & IO Chicago & throughout the UK
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Quarter Final 1
The Extreme Improv Mutant Zombies vs The Extreme Improv Mafia
10.30pm Stand Up Show Off
Featuring Meike Rehm, Emma Roberts, Kapilthev Ki, and Chris Terry
Saturday November 7th
2.30pm: Nautankibaaz Improv Comedy
3.30pm: Creating Extreme Humour
David Pustansky and Assad Khan bring you an hour of improvised comedy chaos in this unpredicable twoprov short form show!
4.30pm: Extreme Improv Radio Rumble
6.30pm: Regular Exclusive Blend
What happens when you throw away all the formats and gimmicks of improvisation? What happens when a handful of improvisors take the stage (or screen?) without a net to catch them? That's when you get our Regular Exclusive Blend, a non-stop freeform improvisation show where anything is possible.
7.30pm Portsmouth Improv Experience
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Quarter Final 2
The Extreme Improv Geek Squadron vs The Extreme Improv Jesters
11pm: A Single Unicorn Tear
Amidst the chaos of 2020, A Single Unicorn Tear fell. Madilyn Kuhn Ferguson and Sonya Feibert Kuhn joined forces and transcended state lines to bring audiences a dose of their magic.
What can you expect from this dynamic duo? Just about everything.
Sunday November 8th
5pm: Black Improv Alliance
Our mission is to make spaces for people of African descent to build worlds, create characters, and tell original stories authentically and unapologetically. Through unscripted comedy, drama, and music; dismantling white supremacy one scene at a time.
6pm: SGT. Zeppole’s Solo Heart Club Band
Join Donovan Santiago on a soloprov genre themed adventure.
6.30pm: Sudden Knot
The Sudden Knot" with Desislava Krsteva and Johan Somers is an improv duo from Belgium, performing in English.
We love dramatic improv, playing characters, long form narrative and dark twisted stories.
Do you know the feeling that everything was fine ... until it was not .... and you want to have the old magic back... ?
With their format "A Simple Twist of Love", "The Sudden Knot" explores recognizable universal human emotions, themes and concepts based on a suggestion from the audience. www.facebook.com/thesuddenknot
7pm: Killer Kimchi
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Quarter Final 3
The Extreme Improv Ligers vs The Extreme Improv Vampire Penguins
10.30pm: Comedy Friendzy
11pm: The Professionals: Mockumentaries on Demand
"The Professionals" is an improv comedy troupe based out of San Francisco, CA. The Professionals perform a "docu-reality" parody that delves into the lives of characters with the hobby or pastime of the audience's choosing.
Monday November 9th
7.15: The Mad Hatters
Ewan Henderson and JJ Hazan are back with more prop based action...but this time with hats!!!!
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Quarter Final 4
The Extreme Improv Flames vs The Extreme Improv Biscuit Patrol
10.30pm: Good News Toronto
Good News, Toronto! is a monthly comedy show that highlights a variety of Toronto's most talented performers while updating you on the month's biggest news stories. Good News Toronto is usually like a live broadcast of a news channel taking place at a house party.
Tuesday November 10th
7pm: The Historyonics
The ice lolly invented in 1802. Fish discovered in 1988. The name George conceived in 200 BC. All these real true facts and more, uncovered before your eyes, in a real and true (but mostly very silly) improvised show about history. Historyonics. Knowing stuff since 2029.
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Semi Final 1
The Extreme Improv Mafia vs The Extreme Improv Jesters
Wednesday November 11th
5pm: Mastering Short Form Improv Workshop with David Pustansky
Do you love watching or even playing short form improv shows, but have always wondered how your favourite performers seem to play tricky rules and word games so well?
In this workshop Extreme Improv founder David Pustansky will guide you through the rules and logic of some of your favourite games to understand how to play them successfully on your path to becoming a short form master!
TICKETS: £5 for the 90 minute workshop are available at this link
6.45pm: Short Film from Emma Roberts
Comedy skit performed by Ian Fullbrook comedic impersonator as Boris Johnson being interviewed by comedian Emma Roberts. Recorded 29th October 2020 for a guest show appearance on the Extreme Improv YouTube channel during their 2020 Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championships.
7pm: Multiverse Improv
Two Universes. One Musical. All improvised!
One decision creates two wildly different lives in this hilarious, uplifting and 100% improvised musical. Recorded at the Sweden International Improv Festival (SWIMP) February 2020.
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Semi Final 2
The Extreme Improv Vampire Penguins vs the Extreme Improv Biscuit Patrol
Thursday November 12th
Improbotics return after their inventive and high tech show with us in the Extreme Improv XStreamed World Championship Festival in August. What happens when you combine improv with AI? Find out in Improbotics!
8pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Team Championship Grand Finale
Extreme Improv Jesters vs Vampire Penguins
Because we had too many awesome guest acts and shows to fit into the schedule we have these extra shows and workshops the following week!
Sunday November 15th
1pm: Improvising a Bollywood Movie Workshop with Avinash Verma
Singing in the rain, Dancing around the tree, Emotional Characters and every other aspect that makes it a Bollywood movie. I share with you ideas that will help you improvise an hour long Bollywood movie. Excited? Sign up!
Tickets for this Workshop cost £23 and are available at this link.
Wednesday November 18th
8.30pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Show 116
Thursday November 19th
7.30pm: Extreme Improv: Jason Statham's Big Vacation
Jason Statham, international movie star, is on his holidays. But: his own impulsive nature, and the attentions of his rival the Wesley Sniper, could ruin everything! It's up to a skilled team of operatives paid for by his management, to ensure that Jason has a great time. This show is based on the one page roleplaying game of the same name by Grant Howitt, game designer of Honey Heist, Goblin Quest and Spire!
8.30pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Show 117
Friday November 20th
12pm: Extreme Improv XStreamed Show 118
8pm: Revenge of the Werewolf Returns