Schedule

Entry to all festival shows requires a Festival Pass. Very limited door sales will be available before each performance block, pending availability. Save yourself some heartache and get a pass!

Shows at Das Improv Festival 2019 will be in hour-long performance blocks, each featuring 2 teams that will perform their own 25 minute set. In the interest of fairness and to ensure our venues are kept clean, we will be clearing theaters after each performance block.

Click here to jump to a full list of teams performing at the festival.

Comedy Café Berlin Ida Nowhere
7pm – 8pm

Comedy Café Berlin

Fünfdollar (DE)
After Eight Tits (NO)

Ida Nowhere

Sugar High (DE)
Rebels in My Sight (DK)
8:15pm – 9:15pm

Comedy Café Berlin

Standard Deviation (DK)
Lee White & Friends (CA/DE)

Ida Nowhere

Century Hotel (DE)
Carl Me Maybe (DE)
9:30pm – 10:30pm

Comedy Café Berlin

GLB (DE)
Stupid Queens (US)

Ida Nowhere

Silversteindorstein (DE)
Please Be Kind (DE)
10:45pm – 11:45pm

Comedy Café Berlin

Two Angry Finns (FIN)
20% Less (UK)

Ida Nowhere

Double XL (DE)
It’s That Time of the Month (DE)
Midnight

Comedy Café Berlin

The Berlin Open Stage Show (DE) [Podcast recording]

Comedy Café Berlin Ida Nowhere
7pm – 8pm

Comedy Café Berlin

People System (DE)
Troika (RUS/LV)

Ida Nowhere

Skeleton Brains (DE)
Where is Lisa? (DE)
8:15pm – 9:15pm

Comedy Café Berlin

Improv Iceland (IS)
The Homunculus (UK)

Ida Nowhere

Bloodthirsty (DE)
GRILL TALK (DE)
9:30pm – 10:30pm

Comedy Café Berlin

Empire (US)

Ida Nowhere

Roadkill (DE)
Rocket Pocket (DE)
10:45pm – 11:45pm

Comedy Café Berlin

The Fallen Sundays (DK)
Rollercoasters (DE)

Ida Nowhere

Svanurinn (IS)
Action Jackson (DE)
Midnight

Comedy Café Berlin

Drunk Classics (DE/ES)

Comedy Café Berlin Ida Nowhere
6pm – 7pm

Ida Nowhere

Lebenspodcast (DE) [Podcast recording auf deutsch/in German]
7pm – 8pm

Ida Nowhere

What’s the Mate? (DE) [Podcast recording]
8:30pm – 9:30pm

Comedy Café Berlin

Closing Night Show (featuring Das2019 workshop instructors & special guests)
9:30pm – ?

Comedy Café Berlin

Closing Night Party for all passholders only

Teams performing at Das Improv Festival 2019

International Teams
Empire (US)
Empire is a veteran musical improv troupe featuring alumni and teachers from Upright Citizens Brigade, Magnet Theater, Baby Wants Candy and North Coast.
Stupid Queens (US)
Just a couple of stupid ass queens goin’ hard as hell and takin’ the fast train to crazy town. Featuring veterans from Annoyance/iO/Second City.
The Homunculus (UK)
Award-winning duo from London present “The Detour,” a form where one scene ‘detours’ into multiple realities and versions.
Lee White & Friends (CA/DE)
Local improv legend, Lee White, is gathering some of his favorites for a show you won’t want to miss.
After Eight Tits (NO)
An all-female quartet from Oslo creating hilarious scenes in a universe full of absurdity.
Improv Iceland (IS)
Iceland’s first and only improv theater company performing a “Montage” with a very Icelandic opening.
20% Less
A “park bench of truth” that blooms into a “pretty flower,” where all the petals are “La Rondes.” Basically, it’s rad.
Rebels in My Sight (DK)
This Copenhagen-based duo start with a Monoscene, but often get side-tracked with cut-aways and side-scenes that can go just about anywhere.
Standard Deviation (DK)
These Danish “deviants” perform organic, free-form, free-range, gluten-free improv.
Svanurinn (IS)
Some more of Iceland’s finest performing either a Monoscene or a Montage. They love doing both!
The Fallen Sundays (DK)
Lights! Action! Music! This Copenhagen-based group will dazzle you with a fully improvised musical comedy show.
Troika (RUS/LV)
This multinational trio takes you on a “Journey,” with simple choices made by one character rippling out in the strangest ways.
Two Angry Finns (FIN)
Two high-energy, emotionally committed, and grounded in real-life Finns. Also, they’re angry.
Where is Lisa? (DE)
Bremen-based trio performing a Monoscene with a pinch of playfulness, a touch of affection, and a dash of lunacy.
Special Shows
Drunk Classics
Drunk Classics is a semi-improvised show that retells beloved stories from sober beginning to alcohol-soaked end.
Lebenspodcast [Podcast – auf deutsch]
The long-running German improv comedy podcast recording a very special festival episode! Check it out at: https://spoti.fi/2WQbVpM or follow @lebenspodcast
The Berlin Open Stage Show [Podcast]
Berlin’s favourite character comedy podcast is bringing the open stage to Das for a very special episode! Check it out at: www.bearradio.org/boss or follow @thebosspod
What’s The Mate? [Podcast]
Berlin’s own improv comedy podcast hosted by Julia Joubert! Join her and her incredibly funny guests for an improv experience unlike any other – it’s so Berlin. Check it out at: wwww.bearradio.com/whatsthemate or follow @whatsthemate
Berlin Teams
Action Jackson
This somewhat-international long-form improv comedy group has been called “some of the biggest improv nerds in Berlin” by UCB’s Will Hines. They perform an Armando.
Bloodthirsty
A duo following the fun, wherever it goes. Organic improv!
Carl Me Maybe
Berlin-based veteran two-prov team performing fluid, character-driven montages, mostly.
Century Hotel
A grounded, organic experience aiming for comedy and maybe a little bit of tragedy too.
Double XL
Berlin’s mad improv scientists perform a two-man Deconstruction for some reason.
Fünfdollar
One of CCB’s official house Harold teams!
GLB
CCB’s premier house team and the longest-running English-language long-form group in town!
GRILL TALK
Berlin’s HOTTEST improv comedy trio.
It’s That Time of the Month
CCB’s highly popular, late-night daytime improvised talk-show!
People System
One of CCB’s official house Harold teams!
Please Be Kind
A local International team that performs long-form comedy in a variety of formats.
Roadkill
Buckle up! Roadkill is taking a “Road Trip.”
Rocket Pocket
A high-energy trio performing a high-energy montage.
Rollercoasters
Berlin’s first musical improv group combines Tony-winning acting and Olivier-winning comedy into one big ball of awesome.
Silversteindorstein
A wheel of funny from a duo, who will start their show by explaining their name to you.
Skeleton Brains
This Berlin-based international improv collective, award-winning dog-petting agency and aspiring human pyramid perform an “Evente.”
Sugar High
Arguably, Berlin’s best looking improv team, who will make you laugh so hard your teeth will fall out.