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Changes to Booking A Show at PHIT!

Hello Indie Improv Teams! Starting in August, PHIT will begin using a new process to book and schedule indie teams on our stages. This process is meant to streamline booking, listing, and promoting Independent Teams – guaranteeing the highest quality … Continue reading

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A FOND FAREWELL TO MASHER

It is always difficult when PHIT must say goodbye to a dedicated, talented, and incredibly present team such as Masher as changes at the theater occur and members embark on new and exciting opportunities. During their run as a PHIT house team, Masher has grown … Continue reading

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Introducing The Codename: Athena Actors!

In the ongoing travel down the road to the premiere of PHIT’s latest sketch team, we’re very happy to announce that Codename: Athena has picked up some incredible onstage talent to help bring their sketches to life. After seeing over … Continue reading

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NEW TWO LATE WITH ROB AND JOE ON JULY 22ND!

It’s a new month which means a new show from the late night comedy talk show “Two Late With Rob and Joe”! Co-hosts Rob Alesiani and Joe Tuzzi have sat behind the hosting desk together since August 2014. The monthly … Continue reading

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PHIT Seeking Kids & Teens Program Coordinator

PHIT is excited to announce our search for a new PHIT Kids & Teens Coordinator to join our amazing team. The Kids & Teens Coordinator reports to Greg Maughan, PHIT’s Executive Director and supervises all of the Kids & Teens … Continue reading

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Early Registration Discount Ends on Sunday, 7/17!

If you’re on the fence about getting into an PHIT class, jump off now! Our Early Registration Discount is ending on Sunday, July 17th! Enroll in ANY Improv, Sketch or Acting class before Sunday and you’ll save $50 off the full … Continue reading

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THE FLAT EARTH PRESENTS…CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE!

The Flat Earth Needs your help! They’ve created a brand new sketch show where YOU decide how it ends! ONE show. TWENTY-EIGHT possible endings! The Flat Earth presents…CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE! Fresh off a tour of the great, white north … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT: JULY LAUNCH PAD TEAM DADDY BULLDOG

As part of PHIT’s Launch Pad program, PHIT stage will be the proud home of independent team Daddy Bulldog every Wednesday night in July at 7:30 P.M.! The Launch Pad program is an opportunity for local independent improv teams to participate in a … Continue reading

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SKETCH TEAM “IT’S THE NEW’S” TOP 5 SODAS OF ALL TIME

It’s summertime. It’s your time. It’s breakfast time. IT’S THE NEW is bringing a brand new sketch show “it’s the new: soda friends, or it’s the DEW” this very week to the PHIT stage! it’s the new decided to get real with … Continue reading

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PHIT Sketch Team Actor Auditions Are Here! July 10th! Sign-Ups Open Now!

The writers of PHIT’s latest live sketch team, Codename: Athena, are currently in the process of constructing their debut show – but a sketch show without actors is just a script, which means it’s time for another round of Sketch … Continue reading

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7 POINTERS FOR UCB’S DCM 2016

June 24th – 26th is the Upright Citizen’s Brigade annual Del Close Marathon the largest improv festival in the world! If you’re going duh we have some pointers! 1. PURCHASE TICKETS! That is the first step. It is very possible right HERE.  … Continue reading

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Free Intro to Improv & Sketch Classes in June!

FREE INTRO TO IMPROV Instructor: David Donnella Day: Monday Dates: 6/13 Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Status: REGISTER NOW! FREE INTRO TO IMPROV Instructor: Kevin Pettit Day: Sunday Dates: 6/19 Time: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Status: REGISTER NOW! FREE INTRO TO IMPROV Instructor: Meredith Weir Day: Wednesday Dates: 6/22 Time: 7:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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A FOND FAREWELL TO SABOTAGE

It is always bittersweet when PHIT must say goodbye to a talented, multifaceted, and delightfully boisterous team such as Sabotage as the members embark on new and exciting opportunities. During their run as a PHIT house team, Sabotage has grown … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT: JUNE LAUNCH PAD TEAM TOOTHBRUSH MONEY

As part of PHIT’s Launch Pad program, PHIT stage will be the proud home of independent team Toothbrush Money every Wednesday night in June at 7:30 P.M.! The Launch Pad program is an opportunity for local indie improv teams to participate in a three-month intensive development, coaching, … Continue reading

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GOAT RODEO TALKS ABOUT “THAT’S JUUUST PEACHY” + THE ORIGIN OF 5 EVERYDAY PHRASES

Just in time for summer, Goat Rodeo is back with a brand new show, “That’s Juuust Peachy!” Filled with scorching skits, blazing bits, and red-hot routines, “That’s Juuust Peachy!” is guaranteed to sate your unquenchable thirst for sketch comedy! Why, this … Continue reading

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11 SURVIVAL TIPS FOR DÜOFEST 2016

Düofest 2016 begins this Wednesday June 1st and continues through Saturday June 4th! For the seventh year PHIT welcomes the best comedy duos from North America (and around the world) to our stage for one astoundingly talented festival. To prepare for this … Continue reading

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A FOND FAREWELL TO OUTSIDE VOICES

In the lifespan of every PHIT house team there comes a bittersweet time in which we must say farewell as the team members embark on new and exciting opportunities.  Outside Voices has grown into a glorious ensemble of bombastic, talented, … Continue reading

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Please Welcome PHIT’s New Sketch House Teams

When PHIT announced that submissions were open for new sketch house teams, we received close to 70 packets from many strong writers throughout the city. After a long and difficult process with an abundance of talent to choose from, Directors Brian Rumble … Continue reading

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13 ACTS TO SEE AT DÜOFEST

Düofest 2016 is coming June 1st through June 4th! For the seventh year PHIT welcomes the best comedy duos from North America (and around the world) to our stage for one astoundingly talented weekend. Want to know a bit more about some … Continue reading

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TWO LATE WITH ROB & JOE: MAY EDITION

The May edition of Philly Improv Theater’s Two Late with Rob & Joe – the greatest live late night talk show of Philadelphia – is approaching this upcoming Friday May 27th! In honor of this grand evening Two Late with Rob & Joe has … Continue reading

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