Harrisburg Improv Theatre

Harrisburg's home for long-form improvisational comedy

We are a performing arts theater offering weekly long-form improvisational comedy shows. Based on a one-word suggestion from the audience, a hilarious and unrehearsed masterpiece will appear right before your eyes.

**WE ARE BYOB!!!** Bring your favorite beverage and enjoy some great comedy!

We offer improv classes for kids and adults.

The HIT is open Fridays 8-11pm and Saturdays 7-11pm. Shows are $5 per show or $10 for the entire night.

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Improv Level 1, Saturdays, 3-6pm, March 31 - May 19, 2018

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Improv Level 1, Saturdays, 3-6pm, March 31 - May 19, 2018


Introduction to improv class for adults. No experience necessary!

Instructor: Alex Rabinowitz

Graduation shows: Sunday, May 20, 7pm and Friday, May 25, 7pm

This 8-week class will teach students the basic principles of long-form improv comedy. Learn how to create scenes based on audience suggestions, how to develop characters, and how to say "yes, and" to your scene partners. No prior experience in improv or theatre is necessary or expected. Many of our level 1 students have never before been on a stage! Our level 1 class is designed to help people feel comfortable on stage, learn the basics, make some new friends, and have fun!

All classes at the HIT are nonrefundable. 

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Alex has been performing improv since January 2015. As a regular performer at the H.I.T., Alex hosts and created The Actor's Craft, was on house teams Endangered Whiskey and Spank'd and performs regularly with Bandjob, HIT Bits, Introduce-A-Self and more. Alex is also trained in musical improv and has performed with the musical teams Monotone and Tony Stanza. Alex has a degree in film and television writing and directing from Syracuse University, where he also directed and art directed numerous large scale theater productions. Alex also operates the sound booth at the HIT most Saturday nights.