A message to our patrons regarding COVID-19

Pittsburgh Improv Jam

Pittsburgh Improv Jam

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Pittsburgh Improv Jam

Pittsburgh Improv Jam

Thu, Jun 18 - Thu, Jul 30, 2020
  • Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
  • Greer Cabaret Theater
  • Ticket Prices
    $3 at the door; cash only

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on our venues and events. The safety of our guests, staff, and artists is of paramount importance, and in continued response to Governor Wolf's order, effective March 19, 2020 until further notice, to prohibit the operation of all businesses that are not life-sustaining, we have come to the extremely difficult decision to suspend additional Pittsburgh Cultural Trust events, extending through June 14.

As a result, all Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Greer Cabaret Theater and Katz Plaza programs, including BNY Mellon presents JazzLive at Katz Plaza, Improv Comedy Jam, Live Music Fridays and Saturdays, and Salsa Fridays are cancelled until further notice. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Hundreds of Laughs. Dozens of Scenes. One Word Suggestions.

View a Calendar of Featured Teams

The Pittsburgh Improv Jam is a weekly comedy show hosted by City Paper “Best Local Comedy Troupe” 2017 honorees Well Known Strangers.

What is an Improv Jam? Experienced improvisers, eager beginners, and brave first-timers are placed on teams together to create improvised comedic scenes based on audience suggestions. You never know who's going to come play at Pittsburgh Improv Jam; previous guest performers include TLC's Paige Davis and the Second City Tour Company. Every Pittsburgh Improv Jam begins with a featured performance by Well Known Strangers or other local and touring comedy acts.

Don’t want to perform? Don’t sweat it! Audience tickets are only $3 cash the door or free with a downtown ticket stub from earlier that evening. The Backstage Bar serves drinks for improvisers and audience all night (Happy Hour til 11pm) and the show starts at 10pm.

Want to play? Welcome! Sign-ups begin at 9:30 in Backstage Bar, and the Jam is free for performers.

 

Late Night Cabaret Details

Tickets may be purchased at the host desk prior to the event.  We’re sorry, but advance purchase is not available for late night presentations.  Theater doors for Late Night shows open at 10PM, but you may arrive earlier and enjoy happy hour in the Backstage Bar. If you have any questions, please call our host desk at 412-325-6769.

We offer free Late Night admission to ticket holders of any earlier Cultural District show - simply show your ticket stub from an earlier show to enjoy Late Night at no charge (same date only / select shows / based on seating availability).

21+ only admitted.

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Accessibility:

    For personal assistance selecting accessible seats or for more information about accessibility for a person with a disability, please contact Customer Service at 412-456-6666