New York improv venue: The PIT

The PIT

123 e. 24th st, New York, NY View on Google Maps

The Peoples Improv Theater is dedicated to the instruction, performance, and development of original comedy. The PIT strives to entertain and educate the community about the comedic arts in a safe and nurturing environment. The PIT is composed of three elements: a school that focuses on the craft of improvisation, an eclectic variety of electives, and an unparalleled professional writing program; a theater that presents original comedic shows seven nights a week; and a corporate and educational workshop program that offers team building, leadership, and business training.

Recent shows:

Free
Sun Jul 23 at 5:30pm @ The PIT. Featuring All Tens
PIT STRIKER/ 5:30 PM / RAIN or SHINE Watch the indie team All Tens leave it all on the floor. They're giving you their all, and maybe if you're lucky, they're straight up giving it to you. FEATURING: ALL TENS Natasha Krause Ben Moo ...
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$7
Sun Mar 12 2017 at 7:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Trophy Wives, Very Nice People
Come find the comedy gold at the end of the improv rainbow with Trophy Wives and Very Nice People. Plus, you'll get to hear some very lucky stories from a couple of very special guests!
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$7
Sun Feb 12 2017 at 7:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Babies, Trophy Wives
Come feel the love and laughter with Trophy Wives and Babies. Also, you won't wanna miss some salacious stories shared by some very special guests!
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$7
Sun Jan 15 2017 at 7:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Call Your Mom, Trophy Wives
Trophy Wives are bringing back "show & tell"! Two special guests will share their most personal treasures to inspire some insightful improv comedy.
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$5
Tue Dec 13 2016 at 9:30pm @ The PIT. Featuring Astronomy Club, King Zebra
The holidays are here! But what are the holidays without stories to share? King Zebra hosts Almost Lit-Mas. A fun hour where stories from some of the City's best performers are told, then watch as improvisors bring those stories to life! S ...
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$10
Sat Mar 19 2016 at 5:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Good Catch
NYC Improv Fest at the PIT, featuring Brunch Waitress and musical improv from Good Catch!
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$10
Fri Sep 18 2015 at 8:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Fake Church
Fake Church is the improvised comedy show that allows you to choose your god wisely... A rotating cast of comedians improvise a fake religious service on the spot based on YOUR suggestions. Complete with a fake sermon, fake scripture, fake ...
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Free
Mon Sep 14 2015 at 7:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Champagne Empire
Mondays at 7 pm as part of Super Free Monday at The Peoples Improv Theater
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$10
Fri Sep 4 2015 at 8:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Fake Church
Fake Church is the improvised comedy show that allows you to choose your god wisely... A rotating cast of comedians improvise a fake religious service on the spot based on YOUR suggestions. Complete with a fake sermon, fake scripture, fake ...
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$10
Fri Aug 7 2015 at 8:00pm @ The PIT. Featuring Fake Church
Fake Church is the improvised comedy show that allows you to choose your god wisely... A rotating cast of comedians improvise a fake religious service on the spot based on YOUR suggestions. Complete with a fake sermon, fake scripture, fake ...
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