The august August tradition returns!   WIT’s 9th annual Improvapalooza – a celebration of improv experimentation and of WIT’s community – will take stage August 20-22 & 27-29. All improvisers are welcome and encouraged to submit expermental show/s they are longing to do. So get your act/s together and SUBMIT!  …

Washington Improv Theater (WIT) seeks organized, reliable, detail-oriented self-starter for part-time Administrator role. Administrator fulfills bookkeeping, administrative and correspondence responsibilities for the organization and provides general support to small, busy staff.   Responsibilities include: Conduct and maintain accurate records of organization’s financial transactions, including: earned and contributed revenue, all expenses, …

Arthur Chu is a former WIT student and independent troupe performer. Last March, he rose to fame as a multi-day winner on the game show Jeopardy!, using unconventional strategic techniques to advance game after game. Arthur is the fourth highest-earning Jeopardy! champion in non-tournament gameplay.   In comedy, I’ve always been fascinated by …

In our ongoing mission to provide innovative and high-quality unscripted theater, Washington Improv Theater is seeking to expand our community of directors.

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre teacher and performer Billy Merritt once hypothesized that improvisers come in three categories: the pirate, the robot, and the ninja. Pirates initiate scenes without fear or judgement; they blaze onto the stage with swords drawn. Robots jump in next, thinking of everything needed logically; robots are always computing …