Vancouver TheatreSports League

  • 1502 Duranleau Street
  • The Improv Centre
  • Vancouver, BC V6H 3S4
  • Phone: 604.738.7013 Ext. 22

BC's #1 improv comedy company & six-time world champions, the Vancouver TheatreSports League (VTSL)presents hilarious live improv comedy theatre Wednesday through Sunday at The Improv Centre on Granville Island. The Improv Centre has its own bar & lounge overlooking the Marina, guests may enjoy beverages during the performances in the theatre. A number of different show formats are offered. VTSL performs 11 shows a week, 5 nights a week, 52 weeks a year. Show times: Wednesday & Thursday at 7:30 and 9:15 p.m. Friday & Saturday at 7:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. Sunday at 7:30 p.m. VNo two VTSL performances are ever the same as the improvisers rely on audience suggestions to create the plot and move the action forward.Expect lots of laughs, and memorable entertainment for the whole family, a romantic date, or a group of best friends. Visit to reserve your seats tonight.

October 16, 2019 - October 17, 2019

Is finding love easier in the 21st century or has social media made it more complicated? Do people really expect to find the love-of-their-life through a dating app? Are apps even used to make connections in other parts of the world? Is the dating scene as tough in Dublin or Auckland or Tokyo as it is in Vancouver? How do singles meet in Trondheim and Bangalore? This show brings together a cast made up of VTS ensemble members and international delegates for a global take on the trials, tribulations and triumphs of… more

Recurring weekly on Thursday

OK Tinder - Swipe Right Comedy Vancouver TheatreSports pokes fun at Vancouver’s notorious dating scene with our latest late-night show, OK Tinder – Swipe Right Comedy. Most single Vancouverites have a tale or two to tell about their experiences with on-line dating. Join us Thursday nights at 9:15p.m. as our improvisers 'match up' to turn the good, the bad and the ludicrous of Vancouver's dating scene into 60 minutes of side-splitting laughter. Don't have a date? No problem! Come anyway, you might meet your perfect… more

Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Relying on razor-sharp wit and lightning-fast reflexes, two teams of performers are pitted against each other in competitive improv matches. Using audience suggestions to fuel scenes, teams must create totally improvised situations on the spot. Each TheatreSports match is overseen by a referee. More than just a whimsical host, the ref will slap the improvisers with penalties & jabs, or reward them with bonuses as he/she sees fit. And round after grueling round, the audience votes for the best scenes & the… more

Recurring weekly on Sunday

Vancouver TheatreSports® League’s Rookie Night puts our up and coming Improvisers to the test in front of a hungry crowd. Don't let the name fool you, these are the future stars of tomorrow. Vancouver TheatreSports® League has a history of fostering some of the funniest minds of our time. Many of our rookies have moved on to be the next big thing in the North American entertainment scene. Bring a couple of friends and cheer on our “stars of tomorrow”! Sundays @ 7:30pm Vancouver TheatreSports League (Granville Island)… more

October 22, 2019 - October 30, 2019

Monster Matches pits teams of monsters against one another in a series of ‘head-to-headless short-form scenarios to see who eeeks out the most laughs. Will the werewolves defeat the witches, or zombies overcome the vampires? In this fast-paced roller-ghoster, the winner is determined by audience judges Tuesday, October 22nd - Wednesday, October 30th 2019 The Improv Centre, Vancouver BC For more information, please visit here… more

October 24, 2019 - November 2, 2019

Cult Fiction – Everyone Laugh Together is framed as a documentary. Hosted by an investigative journalist; the players utilize audience suggestions to spin a spell-binding tale behind the cult including the core cult belief and some of its unique traits – the more ridiculous the suggestions, the more inventive the action and louder the laughter. Thursday, October 24th - Saturday, November 2nd 2019 The Improv Centre, Vancouver BC For more information, please visit here… more

Kreepy Kitty sees the action of the show directed by an evil kitty from its window perch. This is one fur-midable kitty with plenty of cat-titude whose claw-ver commands lead to plenty of comedic hiss-terics. Thursday, October 24th & 31st & Saturday, October 26th 2019 The Improv Centre, Vancouver BC For more information, please visit here… more

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