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Yes, the Ottawa Improv Festival is coming back! Featuring performances over four days from March 8 to 11. We’re lining up some pretty awesome local and national talent to show you some of the best of improvised comedy. We’ll also have workshops for those who have never tried improv before, and those who want to hone their skills with some seasoned performers — plus fun late-night programming and more!

The 2017 Ottawa Improv Festival is run by the directors of The Improv Embassy.



Festival Staff

Festival Directors: Dani Alon, Chris Hannay and Val Perelshtein
Production team: Matthew Barrow, Ranna Bernard, Chelsea Fahey and Simon Ha
Media team: Ahmed Elchamaa, Tuong La and Angus Wright
Website: Eric Tran

Past Festivals