Highwire Improv at The Lou Costello Room

Highwire Improv at The Lou Costello Room

We've got an extra special show at the Lou Costello Room!Highwire Improv makes a triumphant return to the Lou Costello Room, in the 2nd floor of Zissimos Bar in Hampden! In addition to our monthly laughs on the 3rd Saturday of every month with a rotating cast of the city's best improv ensembles, as well as frequent regional and national touring guests, we have special event shows like this one!The bar is open all day, and the upstairs comedy room opens at 6:30pm for a 7pm showtime!This show's acts include:K&H - a duo with two of Baltimore's most storied improvisers;…
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Discover the Magic of Improv!

Discover the Magic of Improv!

A two-hour adventure filled with laughter, collaboration, and newfound confidence. Join two skilled guides on the improv journey!Step into the exciting world of improv with our interactive workshop, "Discover the Magic of Improv." This two-hour in-person experience is specially designed for individuals who are curious about exploring the thrill of improv for the first time. Get ready to embark on a low-pressure, fun-filled adventure that will unleash your creativity, boost your confidence, and ignite your sense of playfulness.Led by our experienced and supportive instructors, this workshop is tailored to provide a safe and welcoming environment where you can comfortably step…
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Embrace Spontaneity: An Intro to Improv

Embrace Spontaneity: An Intro to Improv

Join us for a break from the routine—no improv experience needed. Let's create together! Two great facilitators lead your intro to improv!Join our 2-hour in-person workshop, "Embrace Spontaneity: Intro to Improv." It's a low-pressure, fun experience designed for newcomers. Connect with others through introductions, establish boundaries, and engage in energizing warmups, games, and collaborative scenes.Get ready to embark on a low-pressure, fun-filled adventure that will unleash your creativity, boost your confidence, and ignite your sense of playfulness.Led by our experienced and supportive instructors, this workshop is tailored to provide a safe and welcoming environment where you can step outside your…
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Unlock Your Creativity Through Improv!

Unlock Your Creativity Through Improv!

Dive into spontaneous collaboration, unleash your imagination, and leave inspired! Two great facilitators lead your intro to improv!Join us for 'Unlock Your Creativity Through Improv' - a dynamic and engaging introductory improv workshop designed to ignite your creativity and unlock the power of spontaneous collaboration. This two-hour in-person workshop is the perfect opportunity to dip your toes into the exciting world of improv.Our workshop begins with friendly introductions followed by a boundary check-in, ensuring a held space for exploration and creativity.Through a series of lively improv warmups, you'll discover the joy of letting go, embracing the present moment, and trusting…
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Block Party! Baltimore’s Best Black Improv Comedy

Block Party! Baltimore’s Best Black Improv Comedy

Block Party is a monthly showcase of Baltimore's Best Black improv. This variety comedy show is the funniest night in town!G et ready for a true variety comedy show that is sure to get you laughing, clapping, out of your seat, and possibly on stage yourself! Blue Cavell-Allette, Desi Rawlerson, and Tashika Campbell are your hosts and producers, and your party MCs - there will be music, jokes, comedy games, interviews, sitcom tropes, audience participation, and non-stop laughs. They also bring their friends along for some surprise guest appearances!Presented by Highwire Improv at BlakWater House, Block Party is 90 minutes…
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Highwire Improv Open Jam (In-Person)

Highwire Improv Open Jam (In-Person)

An in-person improv jam open to all levels of experience! Join Highwire Improv for an amazing in-person jam! This will be a low-stress jam experience for improvisers of all levels! We'll do introductions, a boundaries check-in, some fun improv warmups to get the mind and body ready, and then we'll do a range of improv exercises, games, and some long-form sets! The jam will run from 7pm-9pm and will not be streamed. All participants are required to follow the Highwire Improv Code of Conduct and arrive on-time to make sure that we can align on how we'll hold space for…
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Highwire Improv Short Form Jam (In-Person)

Highwire Improv Short Form Jam (In-Person)

An in-person improv jam open to all levels of experience!Join Highwire Improv for an amazing in-person jam! We're going SHORT FORM on February 28! With Joel Stevenson facilitating - join us for a fun round of all short-form games! Short form is a great way to practice finding the fun quickly, dealing with unexpected choices, and it's just a good time!This will be a low-stress jam experience for improvisers of all levels! The jam will run from 7pm-9pm and will not be streamed.All participants are required to follow the Highwire Improv Code of Conduct and arrive on-time to make sure…
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Highwire Improv Character Jam (In-Person)

Highwire Improv Character Jam (In-Person)

An in-person improv jam open to all levels of experience!Join Highwire Improv for an amazing in-person jam! We're doing CHARACTERS on February 21! With Carlton Kearney facilitating - join us for a fun round of character exercises and scenes! This will be a low-stress jam experience for improvisers of all levels! The jam will run from 7pm-9pm and will not be streamed.All participants are required to follow the Highwire Improv Code of Conduct and arrive on-time to make sure that we can align on how we'll hold space for one another.The jam is free, but registration is required so that…
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Supporting Disabled, Chronically Ill, and Neurodivergent Improvisers

Supporting Disabled, Chronically Ill, and Neurodivergent Improvisers

This 2.5 hour workshop is a crash course in teaching and coaching disabled, chronically ill, and neurodivergent improvisers.Course Description: Aimed at teachers, leaders, and directors of improv companies, this 2.5 hour workshop is a crash course in supporting, teaching, and playing alongside disabled and neurodivergent improvisers. They could be your teammates, students, jam partners and beyond! The first half of the workshop is interactive, scenario-based discussion and the second half is more lecture-style where you'll have the chance to ask as many questions as you like without any judgement.This workshop will be conducted online via Zoom - a free Zoom…
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Discover the Magic of Improv

Discover the Magic of Improv

A two-hour adventure filled with laughter, collaboration, and newfound confidence. Join two skilled guides on the improv journey!Step into the exciting world of improv with our interactive workshop, "Discover the Magic of Improv." This two-hour in-person experience is specially designed for individuals who are curious about exploring the thrill of improv for the first time. Get ready to embark on a low-pressure, fun-filled adventure that will unleash your creativity, boost your confidence, and ignite your sense of playfulness.Led by our experienced and supportive instructors, this workshop is tailored to provide a safe and welcoming environment where you can comfortably step…
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