Comedy, Events, Improv Comedy

HOW WE FIRST MET 2017

Join us for our 8th annual performance!

HOW WE FIRST MET
An Improvised Celebration of Love created by Jill Bourque.

FRIDAY FEB 10TH 8PM
SATURDAY FEB 11TH 8PM
TUESDAY FEB 14TH 8PM

 

Embark on a side-splitting improvised journey through meeting, dating, and mating as selected couples tell their
“how we first met” stories. Our most advanced improvisers will recreate and hiliariously magnify those pivotal story moments to create funny and touching scenes. Every year the feedback is the same: “you made us fall in love all over again”.

What began as a one-time Valentine’s show in San Francisco in 2001 has played in dozens of cities in the
U.S., Canada, Japan, Australia and Norway! Since its inception, the show has featured a wide range of couples, gay, straight, conservative, liberal, married 50 years, dating three weeks or anything in between…all sharing a kooky crazy thing we call Love!

Tickets $15ea/$25 couple

905-529-3000
info@staircase.org
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2831250

Improv Comedy

HEY TOOTS! A Sketch and Improv Comedy Show

“Hey Toots!” is a female ensemble sketch and improv comedy show starring the ladies of Staircase Improv. Come watch these broads flex their funny bones for your (equal-opportunity) entertainment with a 1950s variety show flare!

Tickets are $12, and proceeds will be donated to The Women’s Centre of Hamilton. To reserve tickets, call: (905) 529-3000.

Starring:
Kristi Boulton
Nancy Watt
Laurie Faas
Jen Reeves
Jennifer Filipowicz
Jennifer Molinaro
Katie Shanks
Adriana Alfano
And hosted by: Matt Bandura

Produced by: Adriana Alfano

Hey Toots! A Sketch & Improv Comedy Show
August 29th, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.
The Staircase Theatre, 27 Dundurn St N. Hamilton
Tickets: $12 (Cash only), call (905) 529-3000 to reserve.

Improv Comedy, Uncategorized

Sunday Funnies

sundayfunnies“Sunday Funnies” is an improvised comedy show where audience members choose media headlines to serve as inspiration for the comedic stylings of the Staircase Improv players.

Join in the hilarity! Turn your headlines into punchlines!

Sundays at 7:30pm
Elaine Mae Theatre (next door to The Staircase Theatre)
25 Dundurn St North
Only $5! (Cash only)

Improv Comedy

HOW WE FIRST MET- The Perfect Valentine’s Gift of Love

howwefirstmet_2012HOW WE FIRST MET™ returns in 2014 for a 6th smash year at The Staircase. Embark on a side-splitting and spontaneous theatrical journey through meeting, dating, and mating as couples tell their “how we first met” stories, while an improv ensemble recreates pivotal story moments with improvised sketches.

What began as a one-time Valentine’s show at San Francisco’s Bayfront Theater in 2001 has played in dozens of cities in the U.S., Canada, Japan, Australia and new this year, Norway!

Since its inception, the show has featured a wide range of couples, gay, straight, conservative, liberal, married 50 years, and dating three weeks, all sharing a kooky crazy thing called Love.

Reserve your tickets in advance as this show is always SOLD OUT….PayPal option below ensures you have a ticket for the event.

Tickets $15 each
info@staircase.org or 905-529-3000


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Improv Comedy

Tonight!! It’s an improv rumble, teacher versus student…what will happen grasshopper?

Prodigal_2014The alumni are challenging the students for a head to head Improv Brawl. Will the students prove that they are in fact the masters? Or will the masters prevail that is for you decide! So come on out to the Staircase for a night of laughs on Friday January 24th at 8pm!

Starring the Alumni team:
Josh Obermeyer
Alex Schnider
Ben Malott
Steve M

Vs.
The McMaster Team:
Cas Boivin
Cadence Robertston
David Jackson
Matt Blackshaw

Tickets are 10$ in advance 15$ at the door. For Tickets call 289 426 5158 or email improvshowtickets@gmail.com

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Announcement, Comedy, Improv Comedy

Santa Survivor 2013

Santa Survivor is an irreverent combination of Christmas commercialism and Survivor reality TV show. Watch elves fight for immunity trying to keep their place at Santa’s side in the North Pole. Only one Elf will join Santa on the slay behind all that venison on Christmas Eve.

Kris Kringle will be portrayed by the energetic ginger Matt Bandura. Watch the red bearded menace subject his diminutive workers to an onslaught of improv comedy games. With the audience’s help Mr. Kringle will determine who is the funniest Elf to accompany him on that night of Capitalistic splendour.

Tickets
$10 in advance, $15 at door.
info@staircase.org
905.529.3000

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Announcement, Improv Comedy, Improv Workshop, Theatre

The WorkShow 9pm Tuesday

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The Workshow is an improvised comedy show that is mostly show with a bit of workshop. The improv actors on stage make comedy scenes from audience suggestions. It is about half open scenes and half handles (games). Notes are given to the actors, host and tech as the show progresses. Audience is welcome to join in post show notes. The show is one hour long and costs $5. Even Less Details! Click here.

Announcement, Improv Comedy, Improv Workshop, Theatre

The Workshow Tuesday 8:30pm

Workshow2012_600The Workshow is a weekly improv comedy event that is part workshop, part show, and all fun. Catch Hamilton’s top comedy improvisers get put through their paces in an evening of smart challenging improv comedy. It is the funniest class you will ever watch. The Workshow happens Tuesdays at 8:30pm (doors Open at 8:20pm). Located on the mainstage at The Staircase. General admission $5, cash only. Call 905.923.3042 for info or if you can’t get in.

Announcement, Comedy, Improv Comedy, Theatre, Workshop

The Workshow Tuesday 8:30pm

The Workshow is Hamilton’s longest running theatre show! This weekly improv comedy event is part workshop, part show and all fun. Watch Hamilton’s top improvisers get put through their paces in a public display of how to learn improv comedy. Definitely the funniest class you will ever attend. The show starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday and takes place at The Staircase. General admission is pay what you think its worth, usu $4.Door Open at 8:20pm. Cash Only.