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The Bellwether Improv Comedy Festival


  • Ohio Union at The Ohio State University 1739 North High Street Columbus, OH, 43210 United States (map)

8TH FLOOR IMPROV'S MOST EXCITING EVENT OF THE YEAR IS HERE: THE BELLWETHER IMPROV COMEDY FESTIVAL!!!

Bellwether 9 is going to take place on OCTOBER 20th and 21st from 7:00 PM to MIDNIGHT in the US Bank Conference Theater of the Ohio Union. Bellwether is completely FREE for all attendees. We are so so excited to welcome college teams from HARVARD, MISSOURI, INDIANA, OHIO UNIVERSITY, and MANY MORE PLACES!!! We will also be featuring some truly AMAZING professional improvisers from New York and Chicago theaters like the Upright Citizens Brigade, iO, Annoyance, CiC, and more!!!

Come out ANY TIME OF EITHER NIGHT!!!! We've got ten hours of amazing comedy for you, for free!!! As the scripture says, "It's gonna be dope."

~~~ LINE UP ~~~
Friday:
6:30 PM - doors open
7:00 - THE SHOW BEGINS!!!
7:10 - Fishbowl Improv (Ohio State)
7:30 - Black Sheep Improv (Ohio University)
7:50 - The Whethermen (UVA)
8:10 - Black Sheep Improv (Ohio University)
8:30 - a brief intermission
8:40 - Monk Fun (8th Floor Improv)
9:00 - Nearly All Lawyers (8th Floor Improv alumni)
9:25 - Hellbush (the ladies of 8th Floor)
9:45 - another brief intermission
9:55 - Affirmative Action (NYC)
10:25 - Phantom (Chicago)
10:55 - Fireball Productions (Chicago)

Saturday:
6:30 PM - doors open
7:00 - THE SHOW BEGINS AGAIN!!!
7:10 - MU Improv (Missouri)
7:30 - Missouri State Improv
7:50 - Immediate Gratification Players (Harvard)
8:10 - Awkard Silence (Indiana)
8:30 - a brief intermission
8:40 - Beach Moms (8th Floor Improv)
9:00 - Hamstrung (8th Floor alumni)
9:25 - Something Old, Something New
9:50 - Tibula (Chicago)
10:20 - the final intermission
10:30 - The Crowd Theater (Chicago)
11:00 - Glory Days (NYC)
11:30 - Fifty/Cinquenta (NYC)

Earlier Event: October 17
Dirty Little Secrets Improv Show NYC
Later Event: October 27
Big Talk and Brewskis