Block Party’s 2024 Residency at BlakWater House

Block Party: a Monthly Showcase of Baltimore’s Best Black Improv Comedians (Baltimore, MD) - Highwire Improv is excited to present Block Party, an Improv Comedy show at BlakWater House (218 W. Saratoga Street) on Friday January 12, and every 2nd Friday in 2024 at 8pm.  The show is produced by Tashika Campbell, Blue Cavell-Allette, and Desi Rawlerson.Block Party is a showcase of the funniest improv in Baltimore, with an all-Black cast of comedians. Tashika, Blue, and Desi are your hosts and producers, and your party MCs - there will be music, jokes, comedy games, interviews, sitcom tropes, audience participation, and…
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Highwire Improv Launches Free Improv Workshops Across Baltimore

Baltimore, MD (Dec. 19, 2023)  — Highwire Improv, a non-profit theater committed to fostering creativity and community engagement through improv, is thrilled to announce a series of free improv workshops across numerous Baltimore neighborhoods in 2024. This initiative is made possible by a generous grant from the Maryland State Arts Council (msac.org). Designed to reach Baltimore residents in various neighborhoods, these free workshops promote inclusivity and access to the arts. Participants will meet new people, engage in fun interactive exercises led by experienced instructors, and play popular improv games, fostering a sense of connection, creativity and spontaneity. Highwire Improv launched…
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Community Update – August 2023

Our Next Community Meeting If you didn't get a chance to join us for the August community meeting - mark your calendar for the next one! This one will be Saturday October 21st, from 5:30-7:00pm EDT in-person and online. For those joining in-person, it will be at the Co-Balt Workspace, 1014 W. 36th Street, Baltimore, MD 21211. For those joining online - Zoom details are below:Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/84773020234?pwd=OFdENVVjVi85T3JBOEk4UTd0WTZqdz09 Meeting ID: 847 7302 0234Passcode: 587429 Community Update Materials - July 2023 Highwire-Improv-Community-Meeting-8_22_2023Download https://youtu.be/O8SAazO3Lf4
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Community Update – July 2023

Our Next Community Meeting If you didn't get a chance to join us for the July community meeting - mark your calendar for the next one! This one will be Tuesday August 22nd, from 5:30-6:30pm EDT online. Zoom details are below:Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/84773020234?pwd=OFdENVVjVi85T3JBOEk4UTd0WTZqdz09 Meeting ID: 847 7302 0234Passcode: 587429 https://www.facebook.com/events/3681935665383969 Community Update Materials - July 2023 Highwire-Improv-Community-Meeting-7_15_2023-1Download https://youtu.be/ggDyt9BOq9Q
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Peabody Heights – June 30, 2023

We had a great show at Peabody Heights Brewing Co. to wrap up Pride Month. Professor Science brought two friends for awesome presentations followed by improv from his team of unpaid graduate students. Baybeeeeeeee brought roller rink magic to life. And host Jake Leizear provided outstanding standup that brought us all together.
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Community Update – May 2023

Our Next Community Meeting If you didn't get a chance to join us for the May community meeting (online) - mark your calendar for the next one! This one will be Saturday July 15th, from 5:30-7:00pm EDT, and will be both in-person and online. For those joining in-person, we will once again be at the Co-Balt Workspace; 1014 W. 36th Street, Baltimore, MD 21211 - join us and then come along to the show at the Lou Costello Room later that evening!For those joining online, Zoom details are below:Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/84773020234?pwd=OFdENVVjVi85T3JBOEk4UTd0WTZqdz09 Meeting ID: 847 7302 0234Passcode: 587429 Community Update Materials…
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Community Update – April 2023

This month is full of major announcements for Highwire Improv! Read on to learn more about what's coming up for us! Community Meeting Video Recordings If you'd like to watch the community meeting, check out the full video or highlights below: Classes Announcement Highlight (10 minutes) Board Expansion Highlight (5 minutes) Full Video (1 hour 20 minutes) Our Next Community Meeting If you didn't get a chance to join us for the April community meeting (in-person and online) - mark your calendar for the next one! This one will be Tuesday May 30th, from 5:30-6:30pm EDT, and will be online-only.…
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Community Update – March 2023

Hello Highwire Community! We're continuing to iterate on our community update process! This month, we're doing a brief update, along with a survey for community feedback about our upcoming class offerings! In-Person Community Meeting Next Month! Next month (and likely once per quarter) we will have an extended community meeting covering a retrospective on the past few months and details about our ongoing 2023 strategy, plans, and volunteer opportunities. This will also be livestreamed online. This will be at the Co-Balt Workspace at 1014 West 36th Street, Baltimore, MD 21211, from 5-7pm. The Zoom info for anyone joining remotely is:…
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