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June Events & Classes at NCT

Improv

June Events at NCT including improv comedy shows, improv comedy class and more!

 

As ever, join us EVERY Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm for the Improv Comedy Show at NCT!
 $12-$14   All Ages

Improv Comedy Shows at NCT are always a hilarious and totally spontaneous evening of laughs! Two teams of comedians compete for your laughs in comedy scenes made up on the spot based on suggestions from YOU (the Audience!) No two shows are ever the same! The best part is, EVERY 7:30pm Improv Comedy Show at NCT is ALL AGES and all audiences are welcome!  

Don’t miss this exciting show!

Get tickets TODAY: https://www.nctphoenix.com/ticketsystem/

 

Perfect for everyone who has wondered about taking Improv Comedy Class, but wanted to give it a try first!

Drop In Improv Workshop Thursday Nights  7:00- 8:30pm   $15

Improv Comedy Class with no commitment! Drop in to just one class in the series, or drop in and take them all!  Drop In Classes EVERY Thursday night from 7:00pm-8:30pm through Thursday August 3rd!

Call for more info or to reserve your spot today! 602-374-5638

Slightly* Uncensored Improv at 9:45pm Late Shows this Summer at NCT
Friday & Saturday nights at 9:45pm (Ages 17+) $12-$14

 

The always hilarious and spontaneous Improv Comedy Shows at NCT are changing things up for the 9:45pm Late Show’s.  That’s right, things at NCT are getting saucy for the summer! With NO Brown Bag Foul! Audiences ages 17+ can laugh and shout suggestions at their favorite NCT improv comedians at this summer’s Slightly* Uncensored Improv Show!

Get tickets today at https://www.nctphoenix.com/ticketsystem/

 

Cheesy Tie Weekend: Improv Comedy Shows for Father’s Day
Friday June 16 & Saturday June 17th at 7:30pm
$12- $14 – Dad’s get in for $5 and EVERYONE saves $2 when they wear a Cheesy Tie!
PLUS Cheesy Tie Contest!

There are literally no better Father’s Day gifts than neck ties and comedy shows… am I right? The good news for you is that National Comedy Theatre’s Cheesy Tie Weekend has BOTH!

Come down to the Improv Comedy Shows at NCT for Cheesy Tie Weekend to celebrate Father’s Day with hilarious Improv Comedy, cheesy ties and great deals! Dads get in this weekend for $5 (use code DADS17 online at our ticketing page) And everyone can save $2 if they wear a Cheesy Tie! (use code CHTIE online at our ticketing page) That’s right, EVERYONE gets that deal when they wear a funny, ugly or unbelievable neck tie. One does not have to be a Dad to get this deal. One must simply have an ugly tie.

The Cheesiness, ugliness and hilariousness of the tie itself highly encouraged because the cheesiest, ugliest, most hilarious tie at each show will win an NCT prize pack!

Get tickets online at our online ticketing page and remember to use code DADS17 for Dad’s $5 tickets and CHTIE for $2 off when you wear a Cheesy Tie. OR call the box office at 602-374-5638 for enthusiastic human assistance in your Father’s Day Comedy Show weekend ticket ordering!

 

Kids Improv ClassKids Improv Camp (ages 7-12) Begins Monday June 19th  12- 2:00pm
Mon-Friday with Performance for family & friends Friday June 23rd $150

Is your kid, aged 7-12, outgoing, funny and super quick? Excellent! Improv Camp is a terrific place to sharpen those natural abilities. Is your kid, aged 7-12, super smart and funny but somewhat shy? Wonderful! Improv Camp is a wonderful way to come out of the shell in an inclusive and supportive environment. ALL kids get a confidence boost while improving their ability to listen and work with others. PLUS, kids will develop their comedic timing and performance skills. EVERYONE will have fun, laugh, and learn! Our instructors have more than 20 years of performance experience!

Kids will show off what they have learned in a free performance for family and friends on Friday June 23rd at 1:00pm!

Call today to find out more: 602-374-5638

Teen Improv Camp (ages 13-17) Begins Monday June 19th 3:00-5:00pm
Mon-Friday with Performance for family & friends Friday June 23rd $150

Is your teen, aged 13-17, super smart and funny but somewhat shy? Wonderful! Improv Camp is a wonderful way to come out of the shell in an inclusive and supportive environment. Is your teen, aged 13-17, outgoing, funny and super quick? Excellent! Improv Camp is a terrific place to sharpen those natural abilities.  ALL teens get a confidence boost while improving their ability to listen and work with others. PLUS, teens develop their comedic timing and performance skills. EVERYONE will have fun, laugh, and learn! Our instructors have more than 20 years of performance experience and more than 10 years teaching and training high school aged improvisers!

Teens will show off what they have learned in a free performance for family and friends on Friday June 23rd at 4:00pm!

Call 602-374-5638 to find out more!

PATRIOTAPALOOZA! 4TH OF JULY IMPROV COMEDY SALUTE TO AMERICA PATRIOT-APALOOZA (1)
FRIDAY June 30th & Saturday July 1st AT 7:30 & 9:45PM, $12- $14 ALL AGES

NCT’s 9th annual Patriotapalooza celebrates 4th of July with hilarious scenes and games that are made up on the spot based on suggestions from YOU (the Audience!) This improv comedy show is quite possibly the most American celebration of comedy ever because YOU (the Audience) get to exercise your right to VOTE for the funniest comedians!

Join us for these June Events, or join us at all of the exciting shows and classes for a rip roaring good time, as only NCT can provide!

Kids Improv Comedy Camp & Teen Improv Comedy Camp

Improv

Kids Improv Camp (ages 7-12) Begins Monday June 19th  12- 2:00pm

Mon-Friday with Performance for family & friends Friday June 23rd $150

This is truly one of our favorite events of the year!

Is your kid, aged 7-12, outgoing, funny and super quick? Excellent! Improv Camp is a terrific place to sharpen those natural abilities. Is your kid, aged 7-12, super smart and funny but somewhat shy? Wonderful! Improv Camp is a wonderful way to come out of the shell in an inclusive and supportive environment. ALL kids get a confidence boost while improving their ability to listen and work with others. PLUS, kids will develop their comedic timing and performance skills. EVERYONE will have fun, laugh, and learn! Our instructors have more than 20 years of performance experience!

Kids will show off what they have learned in a free performance for family and friends on Friday June 23rd at 1:00pm!

Call today to find out more: 602-374-5638

Additional Dates:  Kids Improv Camp (ages 7-12) Begins Monday July 10th  12- 2:00pm Mon-Friday with Performance for family & friends Friday July 14th $150

Teen Improv Camp (ages 13-17) Begins Monday June 19th 3:00-5:00pm

Mon-Friday with Performance for family & friends Friday June 23rd $150

Is your teen, aged 13-17, super smart and funny but somewhat shy? Wonderful! Improv Camp is a wonderful way to come out of the shell in an inclusive and supportive environment. Is your teen, aged 13-17, outgoing, funny and super quick? Excellent! Improv Camp is a terrific place to sharpen those natural abilities.  ALL teens get a confidence boost while improving their ability to listen and work with others. PLUS, teens develop their comedic timing and performance skills. EVERYONE will have fun, laugh, and learn! Our instructors have more than 20 years of performance experience and more than 10 years teaching and training high school aged improvisers!

Teens will show off what they have learned in a free performance for family and friends on Friday June 23rd at 4:00pm!

Call 602-374-5638 to find out more!

Additional Dates Include:

Teen Improv Camp (ages 13-17) Begins Monday July 10th  3:00-5:00pm
Mon-Friday with Performance for family & friends Friday July 14th $150

Drop In Improv Class!

Drop In Improv Class Thursday Nights  7:00- 8:30pm   $15

Improv Comedy Class with no commitment! Drop in to just one class in the series, or drop in and take them all! Drop In Improv Class EVERY Thursday night from 7:00pm-8:30pm through August 3rd. 

Thursday night Drop In Improv Class is open to all skill levels. Our experienced, professional instructors adapt each class to suit the skill levels and needs of the participants. No two classes are ever the same!

Call for more info or to reserve your spot today! 602-374-5638

Drop In Improv Class

May Events, Shows and Workshops at NCT

May

CODEStudents- BOGO offer all month long at NCT!  At Friday & Saturday night Improv Comedy Shows 

The end of the school year approaches and we KNOW you need a laugh! Join us at Improv Comedy Shows every Friday & Saturday night at NCT and students get Buy One Get One FREE admission!

Call 602-374-5638 for the super secret promo code- this offer is available with online reservations only and will not be accepted at the box office- Call us today and have some laughs!

Drop In

Drop In Improv Workshop Thursday May 4, May 11, May 18, May 25, June 1
Thursday Nights  7:00- 8:30pm   $15

Improv Comedy Class with no commitment! Drop in to just one class in the series, or drop in and take them all!  Drop In Classes EVERY Thursday night from 7:00pm-8:30pm through June 1st with a Drop In JAM performance on Thursday June 8th!

Call for more info or to reserve your spot today! 602-374-5638

MamaRama

Mama-Rama! Improv Comedy for Mother’s Day at NCT
Friday June 12 and Saturday June 13th at 7:30pm & 9:45pm

National Comedy Theatre’s Salute to Moms!  It is time for the annual Mother’s Day Comedy Show at National Comedy Theatre, known as the MAMA-RAMA.

At NCT the hilarious and fast paced comedy is always an exciting night out for the whole family but at MAMA-RAMA… it’s all about MOM! Mom’s get in for just $5 with promo code MAMAS17.  Join us for a night of laughs you will never forget.

Upcoming Workshops & Classes

Upcoming Classes and Workshops

Upcoming Workshops and Classes at NCT! New and exciting classes announced for the spring and summer season at NCT. Drop In Improv Class? Check! Intensive Workshop? You betcha! Kids and Teens Summer Camps? Of course! Check out what we have got going on and sign up for an improv class today! 

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Kevin McDonald (Kids in the Hall) Sketch Writing Workshop and Show at NCT

Kevin McDonald

Workshop & Performance Included!

How to Create a Sketch Show: Kevin McDonald Workshop
Workshop: Saturday, March 25th & Sunday, March 26th 10 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Performance: Sunday, March 26th at 7:30 p.m.
$300 – space is limited

Workshop your sketches and perform with sketch comedy legend Kevin McDonald of Kids in the Hall, Kevin McDonald’s Kevin McDonald Show, Saturday Night Live and more. This one of a kind, two day workshop will include YOUR sketches performed in a live show!

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Spooky and Tacular…. October Events at NCT

October Events at NCT

Get tickets to all events by clicking HERE! Uncensored Late Shows? Yes! Improv Classes and Workshops? You know it! Spooky Uncensored and Movie Mash Ups? YES!!! Plus and appearance at Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest? Yep!

And, most exciting of all…. the Halloween SpookTaculars are coming…. Find out all about it here….

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Still Time to get into Summer Workshops!

Summer Improv Series

There is Still Time to Sign Up for Summer Improv Series- Mini Workshops!

Summer is a great time to try new things and there is still plenty of time to get into an exciting improv class. NCT is offering short and sweet 4 week workshops in a summer series! Each class is a super fun, high impact and low stress. There is still time to to sign up for the remaining Summer Improv Series classes. Call: 602-374-5638

coming up in less than a week? Level 1- Mini Beginners Class


Tuesday Nights 7-9:00pm   $95/ 4 Weeks    Begins Tuesday July 19th & meets each Tuesday for 4 weeks

A Mini Beginning Improv Workshop! Start your improv journey in a super short, super fun 4 week Mini Beginners Improv class. Perhaps you would like to follow up on the skills learned in Level 0? Refresh skills learned in a past Level 1? Check out a Level 1 without committing to a full 6 weeks? Get out of the house for some reason and learn something new? This class is perfect for all those reasons and more.

coming up at the beginning of august? Geek Improv Class


Monday Nights 7-9:00pm    $95/ 4 Weeks     Begins Monday August 1st & meets each Monday for 4 weeks

What is Geek Improv? It is, simply, the skills and techniques of improv comedy put through the geeky lens as only a geeky Lenz can. Krissy Lenz has been performing improv for 20 years, teaching for 10 and geeky for a lot longer than that. Krissy has appeared on 3TV’s Your Life A to Z as the Guru of Geekery since 2014,  is a podcaster with Educating [Geeks] Podcast Network and a long time producer of content for Phoenix Comicon.

If you want to learn improv for the first time in the nerdist way possible, or if you already know a little improv and you can’t wait to see it geeked out to the nines… this class is for you!

coming up in mid-august? Full Level 1: Beginning Improv Class

Level 1: Beginning Improv (full 6 week workshop)    Begins Tuesday August 16th 7:00- 9:00pm       $195/6 weeks

Have you been to the shows at National Comedy Theatre and thought to yourself, “Golly, it sure would be fun to learn those games!” Perhaps you are looking forward to trying something new and unique this summer? Maybe you are interested in sharpening your skills and improving your self confidence, listening skills and quick thinking abilities?    

The real question is, are you ready to be amazing?

In National Comedy Theatre’s Level 1: Beginning Improv class you will learn the same improv comedy games and concepts seen on stage at our award winning Competitive Improv Comedy Shows. This class is a comprehensive introduction to Improvisation. Improv comedy will develop your ability to focus, use teamwork, listen, think on your feet and have confidence… and, most importantly, improv will help you be amazing.

call us today to learn more or sign up for class

For more information or to register, please call or email National Comedy Theatre 602-374-5638, workshops@nctphoenix.com

and, save $25 each when signing up with a friend!

Call today to learn more: 602-374-5638