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    Classes

    Why take classes with Instant Theatre? Why take classes with Instant Theatre? Improvisation has the boundless potential to unleash your creativity, instill the ability to solve problems, allow you to collaborate with a team, teach you to tell concise, engaging stories and foster an understanding of comedic timing. There is a reason why hundreds of […]

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    CAGEMATCH TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS!

    ENTER THE LONGFORM COMEDY CAGE! Vancouver’s longest running improv comedy show caps off its 16th year with the hottest crop of talent to enter a theatre since the Beatles hit Belfast. Cagematch is a hallmark of Vancouver comedy. Each show gives three groups 20 minutes (no more, no less) to win the audience’s favour in a no-holds […]

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    About Us

    Instant Theatre Company and the Instant Shop What is Instant Theatre? In short, we are a leader in the Vancouver comedy scene, fostering up and coming performers and producing professional comedy shows since 1994. In those years, Instant Theatre has distinguished itself with three main pillars. First and foremost, as a performing company, Instant Theatre […]

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    IMPROV AT HAVANA THEATRE

    Looking for a great evening out? For the past five years, Instant Theatre has been proud to call the Havana Theatre its home. Located right in the heart of Vancouver’s famous Drive (1212 Commercial Drive), Havana offers a professional theatre space nestled in the back of their fantastic Cuban restaurant. Offering dinner, drinks and a […]

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    Conservatory

    Weekly Rehearsals, Monthly Performances $75/month* Next Session: Begins January 2016 What is Conservatory? Conservatory is the next level in improv performance, for those who are committed to improve as improvisors. As a member of Conservatory, you will be placed into an ensemble by our Artistic Director Alistair Cook, formed of experienced performers and new graduates from […]

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Our Studios

529 East Broadway Vancouver, BC Instant Studios is our world headquarters, our Megafortress, our tree fort and our underground lair, all in one. It’s also a great opportunity for you to purchase sweet t-shirts, stickers and gifts from the house of Instant. The shop is also where you can pick up info on upcoming workshops and shows, […]

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Take Our Classes

Why take classes with Instant Theatre? Why take classes with Instant Theatre? Improvisation has the boundless potential to unleash your creativity, instill the ability to solve problems, allow you to collaborate with a team, teach you to tell concise, engaging stories and foster an understanding of comedic timing. There is a reason why hundreds of […]

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Upcoming Shows

Looking for a great evening out? For the past five years, Instant Theatre has been proud to call the Havana Theatre its home. Located right in the heart of Vancouver’s famous Drive (1212 Commercial Drive), Havana offers a professional theatre space nestled in the back of their fantastic Cuban restaurant. Offering dinner, drinks and a […]

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About Us

  Instant Theatre Company and the Instant Shop Instant Theatre Company has been producing improvisational theatre in Vancouver, BC since 1994. The company has a wide scope and broad artistic vision as we have learned from (and continue to learn from) many of the great teachers and producers in the field. We work in both […]