An International Improv Comedy Showcase

January 23rd - 27th, 2024

The Improv Centre is bringing improv troupes from around the world to perform for Vancouver audiences!

Each show includes short form games, an international showcase of a visiting troupe’s unique style of improv, and an “all-play.” Teams will continue to mix and mingle throughout the week during performances until closing night’s LOL-apalooza!

Come enjoy improv from around the world and revel in the joy of yes, and as our visiting players bring THE HEAT!
Who will bring the HEAT?
We placed a call out to the world for the most talented, varied and entertaining improv performers and of the first-rate teams from around the world, here's your 2024 lineup!

Who will bring the HEAT?

We placed a call out to the world for the most talented, varied and entertaining improv performers and of the first-rate teams from around the world, here's your 2024 lineup!

The Heat 2024 Lineup

SPIT Manila - Manila, Philippines
Dad's Garage - Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Glass Clown - Los Angeles, California, USA
RN & Cawls - Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Degrees of Error - Bristol, England
The Improv Centre - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Dad's Garage

Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, Dad's Garage is a cornerstone of American improv.

Heavy, hammy, and stylized British performers bring the fun and drama in equal measure.

RN & Cawls

This dynamic duo of Second City alumni perform regularly at Toronto's Comedy Bar. 

SPIT Manila

SPIT Manila has been the premiere improv group of the Philippines for over 16 years.

Glass Clown

These long form enthusiasts are regular performers at The Clubhouse in Los Angeles, California. 

Dad's Garage

Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, Dad's Garage is a cornerstone of American improv.

Heavy, hammy, and stylized British performers bring the fun and drama in equal measure.

RN & Cawls

This dynamic duo of Second City alumni perform regularly at Toronto's Comedy Bar. 

SPIT Manila

SPIT Manila has been the premiere improv group of the Philippines for over 16 years.

Glass Clown

These long form enthusiasts are regular performers at The Clubhouse in Los Angeles, California. 

Dad's Garage

Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, Dad's Garage is a cornerstone of American improv.

Heavy, hammy, and stylized British performers bring the fun and drama in equal measure.

RN & Cawls

This dynamic duo of Second City alumni perform regularly at Toronto's Comedy Bar. 

Glass Clown

These long form enthusiasts are regular performers at The Clubhouse in Los Angeles, California. 

SPIT Manila

SPIT Manila has been the premiere improv group of the Philippines for over 16 years.

Schedule

Each show takes place at our theatre located on Granville Island.