Omaha Improv Fest '16

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The 2016 Omaha Improv Fest is bigger than ever!

We're bringing in almost 30 teams from states all over the nation, plus over 20 teams from right here in Omaha! Plus we have some truly awesome guest coaches!

Brian Huskey, Nick Armstrong, Amey Goerlich, Drew DiFonzo Marks, Justin Franzen, Bearded Men, Chad Fogland, Governor Jack plus many other great guests and shows to watch. We even have workshops available for those that want to learn!

Find a full schedule at all 3 venues downtown for more information, and check out www.OmahaImprovFestival.com for full details!

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THURSDAY

THE BACKLINE

($5- All Night)

7pm-7:50pm Temple of Shirley (NE)/ Call of Booty (NE)

8pm-8:50pm Date Night - Swipe Right (NE) / My Giant (NE)/ Bechdel Test (NE)

9pm-9:50pm Sharktank Redemption (NE)/ Thursday Specialty Mashup ft Nick Armstrong

10pm-10:50pm Words w/ Friends w/ Benefits (NE)/ ROB (NE) Pizza...No Thanks (NE)

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FRIDAY

THE BACKLINE

($30- All Night)

6:00pm-6:50pm $5 Paperback Rhino (IA)/ Undocumented (NE)

7:00pm-8:00pm $5 Cage-Free (NE)/ Amey & Nick (NY/LA)

8:10pm-9:00pm $8 Governor Jack ft Amey Goerlich (CO)

9:15pm-10:15pm $10 INTERROGATED

10:30pm-12:00pm $10 Coaches Show #1/ Brian & Drew (LA)/ Regional Montage

DUBLINER PUB

(FREE)

6:00pm-7:00pm Chowdown (IA)/ This Just In: The Improvised News Show (MN)

7:00pm-8:00pm What About A Reuben!!? (CO)/ Mixed Messages (MN)

8:00pm-9:00pm PLF (GA)/ Come On, Jackson! (MO)

SOZO'S COFFEEHOUSE

(FREE)

8:00pm-9:00pm Community Ed (MN)/ Underhanded Improv (IL)

9:00pm-10:00pm God Takes A Holiday (MN) / Actual Cat (MN)

10:00pm-11:00pm Flower Shop Bangers (IL)/ The Weisenheimers (NE)

11:00pm-12:00am jorts! (MN)/ Quick Improv Jam

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SATURDAY

THE BACKLINE

($30- All Night)

6:00pm-6:50pm $5 Kanye West, The Improv Team (FL)/ The Pickup Artists (MN)

7:00pm-7:50pm $5 The Sitcom (NE)/ El Guapo (IL)

8:00pm-9:00pm $8 Bearded Men (MN)/ Coaches Show #2

9:15pm-10:15pm $10 INTERROGATED

10:30pm-12:00pm $10 Coaches Show #3/ TBA/ Regional Harold

DUBLINER PUB

(FREE)

6:00pm-7:00pm Future Kids (MI)/ Babies (MO)

7:00pm-8:00pm Reclassify Pluto (MI)/ Junior (IL)

8:00pm-9:00pm Match (MI)/ Transvaginal Mesh (MN)

SOZO'S COFFEEHOUSE

(FREE)

7:00pm-8:00pm Cohesion Longform Class Show

8:00pm-9:00pm Unicornucopia (MI)/ Contraband (MN)

9:00pm-10:00pm Side Pickle (MN) / 88improv (NE)

10:00pm-11:00pm Presto! (MO)/ Big Canvas (NE)

11:00pm-12:00am Trabajos De Manos (IA)/ Circo De Nada (CO)

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SUNDAY

THE BACKLINE

(FREE)

6:00pm-7:00pm OK With Whatever (NE)/ Dad Jokes (NE)

7:00-8:00pm Interrogated

8:00pm-9:00pm Before & After (NE)/ Baked Potatoes (NE)/ Radio In The Dark (NE)

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