The Armando Variations
Saturdays | APRIL 5 through MAY 3 | 11PM
The Armando Variations features 4 casts performing unique interpretations of one of the most popular and powerful forms in improv comedy: "The Armando". Starting with and frequently returning to series of suggestions - be they famous works of art, heartfelt anecdotes, special guests or even karaoke - improvisers take you on an exciting, unforgettable and hilarious journey. This remarkable roster of ensembles, each with their own comedic take on the Armando, will have you laughing, gasping, and begging for more.
APRIL 5 & 12:
And It'll Never Happen Again | Stories and improv that will warm your heart and punch you in the gut.
Bodega | A team made up of ethnic improvisers performing an Armando.
APRIL 19 & 26:
Artmando | Scenes inspired by famous (and in some cases not so famous) works of art.
Harmando | Karaoke + Improv = Laughs
Armando Mix n' Match |
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For over 30 years, ImprovBoston has been New England's leading theater and school dedicated to the art of comedy in all its forms. Voted "Best of Boston" by The Phoenix, The Improper Bostonian, and The Weekly Dig, ImprovBoston performers, teachers and students have included film stars, Emmy Award winning comedians, and acclaimed producers, directors, musicians and writers. ImprovBoston alumni are featured on The Daily Show, America's Got Talent, Funniest Wins, Real Time with Bill Maher, Last Comic Standing and John Oliver's Last Week Tonight to name a few. In 2014, the Independent Reviewers of New England honored ImprovBoston with an award recognizing its longstanding contributions to the Boston theater community. As a nonprofit arts organization, ImprovBoston serves the community through laughter with youth outreach programs, workshops for businesses, scholarships, a national touring company and of course performances at its theater complex in Central Square, Cambridge.