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Save $50 On All Intro Comedy Classes Now Through Memorial Day!

Summer classes are coming and we got some HOT DEAL$ for you! Now through Memorial Day you can save $50(!) on any and all intro classes at PHIT! This includes Acting 101, Improv 101, Sketch Comedy 101, and Stand-up 101. … Continue reading

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New Sketch Team Fezziwig!

Last fall, writers were chosen to be a part of the new live sketch team at PHIT Comedy and this week their new show debuts! To be considered for the team writers had the opportunity to submit a packet of … Continue reading

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Page One is Back!

After a two year break from the PHIT stage, Page One is back! This monthly show combines the world of theater with improv for a truly unique experience. Every show, a local playwright is invited to bring the first page … Continue reading

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Finders Keepers: A Family Friendly Show

Finders Keepers is PHIT Comedy’s first family friendly show! Every Saturday evening you can bring your kids to a show the whole family will love. The cast is comprised of teachers in PHIT’s Kids & Teens program and experienced improvisers. … Continue reading

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ENROLL IN PERSON SUNDAY, APRIL 9TH! SAVE $50, GET A FREE PHIT WATER BOTTLE, AND STUDENT PASS EARLY!

On Sunday, April 9th, 2017 from 12:30pm – 5:30pm you can walk up to the box office and enroll in a class right then and there. Typically all enrollment is handled online, but thanks to a change in our enrollment … Continue reading

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Black History Monthly

Black History Monthly is a new diversity-focused variety show at PHIT Comedy. Every second Friday of the month, they create a space for stand-up comedians, sketch comedy, improv, visual artists, and dance, which you can see below. The show was created and is hosted … Continue reading

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Just One More Chance to Catch Just Right!

After 27 shows it’s time for the final line-up for Aaron Abramowitz and Mekki Leeper’s Just Right. We’re sad to see the show go, and hope you’ll grab a ticket to help us celebrate the end of it’s run at 9:00 … Continue reading

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Introducing The Codename: Bacchus Actors!

The writers for our newest sketch house team, Codename: Bacchus, directed by Kathryn Amrhein, have been hard at work getting ready for the team’s premiere, so we’ve cast the actors that will help bring their sketches to life. We would like … Continue reading

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PHIT Seeking Pitches & Partners For Our 2017 FringeArts Shows!

PHIT is proud to be returning to the FringeArts Festival and is excited to work with members of the theater community with new comedic show ideas. PHIT’s experience in successfully producing shows at the Philly Fringe Festival and FringeArts stretches … Continue reading

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New York’s Annoyance Theater Coming to PHIT for April Residency!

Continuing our longstanding record of bringing the best emerging comedic talent in the country straight to Philadelphia audiences, PHIT Comedy is excited to be partnering with the famous Chicago/Brooklyn based Annoyance Theater in April for a series of eight performances spread … Continue reading

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EVENTS AT PHIT FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 14TH ARE CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

PHIT has decided to close this evening and will not be having any events. Although the snow appears to have stopped in Center City at this time, the fact that much of the accumulation downtown was sleet and freezing rain … Continue reading

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Thank You, Places: An Improvised Musical

Thank You, Places is PHIT’s premiere musical improv team. Every 1st and 3rd Friday they create an hour-long musical on the spot that you’ll never be able to see again. Thank You, Places was cast in the Fall of 2016 by their … Continue reading

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I’m Ok, Are You Ok? A One-Woman Show

Molly Scullion performs her one-woman show I’m Ok, Are You Ok?  this week at PHIT. In this show, Molly tells us about going to therapy and the ups and downs that surround her experiences. This is her second run of the … Continue reading

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Andrew Makes a Case Podcast

The podcast Andrew Makes a Case is hosted by Andrew Nealis and Tom Hannigan. As described by Tom, Andrew Makes a Case is about “me hate watching a terrible movie while Andrew Nealis bends over backward to explain why things we just watched … Continue reading

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PHIT SKETCH TEAM ACTOR AUDITION SIGN-UPS OPEN NOW! MARCH 12TH!

The writers of PHIT’s newest live sketch team, Codename: Bacchus, are cooking up a hot batch of fresh sketches for their debut show– and as Jane Austen once almost wrote, “It is a truth universally acknowledged that a sketch team in … Continue reading

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Improv Everything Podcast

In the Improv Everything podcast, the worlds of improv and business come together. This podcast teaches its listeners how to take the concepts in improv and apply them to business. The masterminds behind the Improv Everything podcast are Rob Alesiani, … Continue reading

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Snow Day Schmoday! We’re Open Tonight!

After The Great Snowpocalypse of 2017 turned out to be more of a Snow Scam, we’ve decided that all our shows and classes tonight are on! Please come out and enjoy the night with us (you can laugh while you … Continue reading

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Mainstage Improv: Favorite Moments

Every Saturday night a group of experienced improvisers take the PHIT stage. The Mainstage Improv cast is made up of 13 comedians and the show’s cast rotates, which means every week there are different players. With a group of comedians … Continue reading

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Podcast Spotlight: Sarah & Andrea Should Smile

Sarah Carter and Andrea Duffy have created the podcast “Sarah & Andrea Should Smile” through the Rocket Comedy Network. Andrea is a local radio personality on 101.1 more FM. Sarah works in higher-ed as a diversity, social justice, and inclusion … Continue reading

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A Fond Farewell to Two Late

This month we will bid farewell to the late night talk show, Two Late with Rob and Joe. The Two Late crew are hanging up their hats after two and a half years of fun. We have had the pleasure … Continue reading

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