Invisible Knapsack + The Female Accent + Love Onion

Embrace the chaos of the holidays! At Washington Improv Theater's medley of unscripted shows, you never know what the performers will unwrap. From iMusical's famous improvised musicals to the improvised romantic comedy Improv Actually, each show is full of wonderful surprises.


Thursday December 17, 2015
10:00 PM
$12 in advance, $15 at the door
$30 reserved seating

Love Onion presents Love Onion of the Magi: Drawing loosely on O Henry’s “Gift of the Magi,” Love Onion will show what happens when two people start with the best of intentions when buying holiday gifts and end up…somewhere else.

Cast: Coonoor Behal, Sam Bonar, Stephen Carter, Zac Chase, Tim Harkin, Tim Hunt, Margaret Lee, Amy O’Brien. Director: Abe Woycke

Invisible Knapsack: A subversive improv comedy show that examines and comedically scrambles the harmful “isms” and power paradigmns that exist in life and improv.

Cast: Michael Bales, Sam Bonar, Zac Chase, Sabahat Chaudhary, Mary Lauran Hall, Stacy Hayashi, Eva Lewis, Jamal Newman, Richie Nguyen, Ryan Schleeter

The Female Accent presents Anywhere But Here: The Female Accent doesn’t go home for the holidays in ANYWHERE BUT HERE, a show set in the last place you’d want to be this season.

Cast: Christine Burgess, John Carroll, Adam Fishbein, Thomas Harris, Alex Kazanas, David Lapkoff, James Maclndoe, Ross Townsend, Coach: Sam Bonar 

LoKSdLsdDrawing inspiration from the movie Love Actually, the show takes place in our fair city of Washington, D.C. Improv Actually introduces us to an eclectic mix of Washingtonians who are falling in love, falling out of love, and (quite possibly) falling back in love again.

sssscast of singer-improvisers instantly creates a compelling new show with each performance, comprised of completely improvised scenes, lyrics and music, all inspired by a single audience suggestion.

  • Doors open approximately 30 minutes before curtain time. All seating is general admission except for reserved seating, which will be in the first three rows.
  • In the case of sold-out shows, seats cannot be held for late arrivals and unclaimed tickets may be resold. This includes reserved seats.
  • In the case of a sold-out shows, we may offer a limited number of half-price stand-by tickets. These seats will be on the floor in front of the first row or along the sides
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Love Onion
Meet Love Onion

From afar, Love Onion looks like just another dirty root vegetable. But slice that baby open and you’ll find a loving heart surrounded by an emotional support system of vitamin C, calcium and iron. And that's a fact. Read More