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The Supernova Armando is a weekly improv show that takes the classic Armando form out for a piña colada party! This fast-paced, gut-busting comedy show featuring many of Station's Best performers takes the true stories of a fascinating guest and turns them into hilarious scenes!
Guest Monologist: Colin Bates, High School Physics Teacher and Teenager-Whisperer
Colin Bates Is a 24-year-old first year high school physics teacher here in Houston. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with high hopes of joining the ranks of esteemed scientist but some how has wounded up teaching high school physics in the state of Texas. His journey has taken him to a new level of understand of the human psyche, American youths perception of science and deep into the inner workings of a 16-year-old.
Supernova Armando Cast: Bryan Cruz, Matt Gawloski, Andrea Kawaja, Angela Mayans, Jason McElweenie, Jim Meyers, Royal Millen, Katelyn Oliver & Brenda Valdivia
Opening for the Supernova Armando is Lotería - a show where everything including the performers is left completely up to the bingo-caller's chance.
Those taking the 7:30pm Intro to Improv class can stay for the Supernova Armando show for free. They can also perform in the Lotería show.
Doors open at 8:10pm
Street parking available on Dart Street or at the neighboring Goodyear
1230 Houston Avenue
All shows are BYOB
With a full lineup of intelligent yet irreverent stand-up, sketch and improv, Station Theater is Houston’s home for independent comedy. Station’s ever-growing pool more than a dozen improv and sketch comedy troupes delight audiences every Thursday through Saturday. Station’s comedy conservatory offers workshops and classes in long form improv, sketch comedy, stand-up comedy as well as other areas of performance art. Station is available for corporate training programs and private events.
When & Where
With a full lineup of intelligent yet irreverent stand-up, sketch and improv, Station Theater is Houston’s home for independent comedy. Station’s ever-growing pool of improv and sketch comedy troupes delight audiences every Thursday through Saturday.
Station’s comedy conservatory offers workshops and classes in long form improv, sketch comedy, stand-up comedy as well as other areas of performance art.
Station is available for corporate training programs and private events.
STRUCTURE: THURSDAYS – 8:30PM
Structure features seasoned comedians working together to create an improvised interwoven comedic performance that explores human nature and the absurdity of life—all based on an audience suggestion. This weekly powerhouse show is Station’s nod to great traditional forms of improv.
SUPERNOVA FEATURING LOTERÍA: FRIDAYS – 8:30PM
Starting off the night is the Lotería, Station’s Show left to chance. Seasoned performers, beginning improvisers, and audience volunteers are randomly selected and placed into groups to perform together for the first time ever. The Lotería is never predictable and always entertaining.
Then, the Supernova cast, Station’s premier house team, performs improv based on a volunteer’s stories. Whether they are a prominent icon of the Houston arts scene, a special guest from around the country, or an audience volunteer, the Supernova cast takes an astronomically funny look at the catastrophic events of life.
DARK MATTER: FRIDAYS – 10:00PM
Late-Night Improv Comedy. Unhindered Imagination.
SYZYGY: SATURDAYS – 8:30PM
Get ready to blast off with Syzygy, Station's Saturday show that will take you to the moon and back. During Syzygy, three different back-to-back hilarious comedic groups will put on a one-of-a-kind show that we know you'll enjoy.
SINGULARITY: SATURDAYS - 10:00PM
Each month during Singularity, a comedic act headlines the show preceded by talented comedic opening acts of their choice.
TICKET REFUND/EXCHANGE POLICY
If you have pre-purchased tickets online, please arrive 15 min before showtime to guarantee the best seating. If you have not arrived 5 minutes prior to the start of the show, your tickets may be released to accomodate patrons on the waitlist.
Tickets are non-refundable once the show has started. If you have questions, please email email@example.com.