Hobart’s Festival of Improvised Theatre is bringing some of the world’s best improvised shows to the Peacock Theatre! See the fun and comedy of Theatresports, Be moved by the Drama of ‘A Long Weekend’, Choose your favourite adventure with ‘Sink or Swim’, learn some new words Shakespeare forgot to write down in ‘Improvised Shakespeare’ and see where the script takes us in ‘The Holey Book’. A ticket will get you a double bill of shows for the evening that will never be repeated. Come to one night or come to them all, but whatever you do, don’t miss out!
Saturday 9 April 2022
Theatresports & Sink or Swim
8pm – 10pm
$20 // $15 Concession
Notice: As our shows are unscripted, the performers may use coarse language appropriate within the context of the drama or discuss adult themes.
The Improvised show we know and love is coming back to the stage in Hobart. See some of Hobart’s finest comedians from Hobart Clubhouse Comedy team up with actors from the Practitioners of the Ephemeral Arts to compete for ultimate TheatreSports™ Glory. Which team will hold the trophy aloft?
Sink or Swim
The improvisers will present 4 stories in different styles and genres. The audience will eliminate one each round, until we see the conclusion of the only survivor. Will your favourite show sink or swim?
– Guests must wear a face mask whilst in the theatre
Salamanca Arts Centre’s EMERGENCE Program is supported by the Commonwealth Government’s Office of the Arts via the RISE Fund.