Hong Kong International Improv Festival

Hong Kong International Improv Festival, March 2015

The Hong Kong International Improv Festival is an international celebration of improv! Featuring People’s Liberation Improv (Hong Kong), 3 Dudes Improv (Hong Kong), To Be Continued (Hong Kong), PopularDemand (Hong Kong), People’s Republic of Comedy (Shanghai), SPIT (Manila) and ZMACK! (Shanghai). Update, February 25: Unfortunately, the Pirates of Tokyo Bay (Tokyo) have advised us that they can't come this year.

All English-speaking teams, though there will probably be smatterings of Cantonese, Putonghua and Tagalog thrown in, just for fun. Not suitable for children.

March 5-8, 2015 - March 5-7, 8pm at Champs Bar, basement of the Charterhouse Hotel, 209-219 Wanchai Road, Causeway Bay, then March 8, 2pm at the TakeOut Comedy Club, basement of 34 Elgin Street, SoHo, Central. Champs is a bar/restaurant - buy food and drinks there. The TakeOut Comedy Club is not a bar/restaurant - BYO drinks.

Thursday March 5, 8pm at Champs
PopularDemand (Hong Kong), To Be Continued (Hong Kong), People’s Liberation Improv (Hong Kong)
Tickets HK$150

Friday March 6, 8pm at Champs
People’s Republic of Comedy (Shanghai), SPIT (Manila), People’s Liberation Improv (Hong Kong)
Tickets HK$200

Saturday March 7, 8pm at Champs
People’s Republic of Comedy (Shanghai), ZMACK! (Shanghai) and 3 Dudes (Hong Kong)
Tickets HK$200

Sunday March, 2pm at the TakeOut Comedy Club
ZMACK (Shanghai), Improv Jam (featuring mix-and-match teams with players from all the participating teams)
Tickets HK$150

Reservations for all shows/venues: Contact Mr Jami Gong, (852) 6220 4436 or jami [at] takeoutcomedy [dot] com 

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A SNAIL'S TALE Play

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Free Form: "Tofu" Play

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