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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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DOG MOUNTAIN PRESENTS TRUCKER BBQ

THIS IS A VERY IMPORTANT WEEK. YOU HAVE TWO FINAL CHANCES TO SEE PHIT HOUSE SKETCH TEAM DOG MOUNTAIN’S GLORIOUS NEW SHOW TRUCKER BBQ. Dog Mountain is a sketch team like no other. Please read this Q&A and let their … Continue reading

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PLEASE WELCOME PHIT’S NEW IMPROV HOUSE TEAMS

Once again over 100 improvisers came out this week to audition for new improv House Teams at Philly Improv Theater. Our three directors, David Donnella, Erin Pitts and Hunter Steffes had quite a challenge in casting these teams from the … Continue reading

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Early Registration Deadline is Friday, 5/6! Enroll NOW To save $50!

The Early Registration Deadline for Session 3 of 2016 is Friday May 6th, 2016! That means you have just two days left to save $50 off the full enrollment cost of an improv or sketch writing class. That discount is across … Continue reading

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Rocket Podcast Network Pitch Deadline May 13th!

Our submission window for the first round of Rocket Podcast Network pilots is coming to a close, so please get your pitches in by the end of the day on May 13th! Our new podcast network offers you an opportunity … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT: PHIT HOUSE TEAM FJORD

Some people say that Fjord is a long and narrow inlet between two cliffs. Other people say Fjord rhymes with sword. We honestly don’t know – does anyone truly know? No they don’t because everything is subjective, except chocolate which … Continue reading

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