Baggage Claim + NOX! + Kinfolk

Washington Improv Theater presents a series of performances including shows that blend improv with artificial intelligence!


Saturday March 23, 2024
7:00 PM
General admission: $15 in advance (plus $2 service fee); for those who experience cost as a barrier, a limited number of affordable pricing tickets are available using the code AFFORDABLE


Baggage Claim
We’re an all Black improv team, standing in front of a live audience, asking to publicly unpack your emotional baggage!
Cast: Samiyyah Ali, Precious Jenkins, Namakau Ombaba, Clyde Thompson, and Eddison Wilkinson

Nox!’s play is fueled by the mantra “get weird,” resulting in comedy that is often dark, physical, and high energy, yet patient. They aim to be the most dynamic and versatile long-form improv troupe in DC.
Cast: Geoff Corey, John Heiser, Nina Hsu, Brianna Lux, Aaron Mosby, Namakau Ombaba, Aubrey Peterson, Bethany Stokes, Tandra Turner, Chris Ulrich, Matt Winterhalter

Kinfolk are the winners of the 2024 Fighting Improv Smackdown Tournament.
Cast: Krystal Ali, Samiyyah Ali, Kendall Hollimon, Jamal Newman

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Accessibility information

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Meet Nox!

Nox! holds a funhouse mirror up to today’s society. Read More

Meet Kinfolk

Grand rising beloved. Your skinfolk ain’t always your kinfolk, but this time we got lucky. Kinfolk rests at the nexus of when “you people” become “your people.” A mason-dixon line of interpersonal connection, but also not that at all. Read More