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Welcome to

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Squirrel Comedy Theatre is a non-profit providing classes in sketch, improv, and characters taught by a diverse group of NYC's best and brightest performers and writers.

2021 Improv, Sketch, and Character Classes

IN-PERSON & ONLINE

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Our Mission

The Squirrel Comedy Theatre is a non-profit that aims to be New York's premier destination for sketch and improv comedy, with world-class live shows and classes from a diverse group of the city's best and brightest performers and writers. Guided by the comedic principle of The Game of the Scene, The Squirrel values community, representation, transparency, and equality, starting with, but not limited to, financially compensating its artists.

 

LIVE AT UNDER ST. MARKS

SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS & MONDAYS

 
  • Borabish
    Jun 27, 7:30 PM
    Under St Marks, 94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009, USA
    Founders of Squirrel Comedy Theatre (Lou Gonzalez, Michael Hartney, Patrick Keene, Maritza Montañez, and Corin Wells) come together to put on a fully improvised show so fun, so carefree, and so damn stupid, the only way to describe what will happen to your senses is: Borabish!
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  • Squirrel BIPOC Improv Showcase
    Jun 27, 9:00 PM
    Under St Marks, 94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009, USA
    Squirrel's best and brightest BIPOC students come together for some joyful and empowering 'prov. See tomorrow's stars today!
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  • Cheap Wigs: A Squirrel Character Showcase
    Jul 02, 10:30 PM
    Under St Marks, 94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009, USA
    Squirrel Comedy Theatre's best and brightest writer/performers dust off their wigs to give you a dazzling lineup of their characters and impressions!
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  • Honey Baby Sweetie Love LIVE!
    Jul 03, 7:30 PM
    Under St Marks, 94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009, USA
    The hosts of the Honey Baby Sweetie Love podcast bring together past and future guests for a big night of improv!
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  • Happy [4TH OF JULY]! with Shrecc & Friends
    Jul 03, 9:00 PM
    Under St Marks, 94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009, USA
    Join Shrecc and a special guest team for a Holiday improv celebration that changes with the seasons! Bring your festive spirit and best Holiday stories to inspire Shrecc's improv set!
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CLASSES

Our philosophy is rooted in finding and exploring the game of the scene. Learn the fundamentals, get weird, and hone your craft in a wide range of classes.

All class times are EST unless otherwise specified.

 
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