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May
29
8:00 PM20:00

QUEERPROV (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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Come out and pregame Pride Month with our debut of QueerProv! Support LGBTQIA+ improvisers and comedians from around Columbus playing together in a night full of short form and medium form improvised comedy.

Cast: Angie Healey, Ashley Johnson, Bianca Moore, Bridget Denman, Dwayne Duke, Gabby Keaton, Jaye Jeter, Matt Loxley, Matt Meade, Nick Navaratnam, and Steve Emerson

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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May
17
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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Worst Prom Stories (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
May
15
8:00 PM20:00

Worst Prom Stories (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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The Hashtag Comedy improvisors are coming together to share their worst prom and other awkward teenage stories. Following each story the cast will improvise scenes!

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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The Mother of All Stories: Our Stories About Mom (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
May
8
8:00 PM20:00

The Mother of All Stories: Our Stories About Mom (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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Come out to celebrate Mother’s Day by seeing this one of a kind show dedicated to MOM! The Hashtag Comedy cast will tell their best and worst stories about mom and motherhood then improvise scenes based on the stories!

The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show takes audiences on a high energy improv journey every Wednesday! With a mix of short and longform improv comedy, themed improv shows like Game Show: the Improvised Game Show!, The Laugh Lotto and "Worst Stories", plus quarterly Girlprov and Brownprov shows, this veteran cast makes sure you never feel that mid-week slump.

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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GirlProv14 (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
May
1
8:00 PM20:00

GirlProv14 (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show takes audiences on a high energy improv journey every Wednesday! With a mix of short and longform improv comedy, themed improv shows like Game Show: the Improvised Game Show!, The Laugh Lotto and "Worst Stories", plus quarterly Girlprov and Brownprov shows, this veteran cast makes sure you never feel that mid-week slump.

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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Adult Improv Comedy Class Graduation Showcase
Apr
25
8:00 PM20:00

Adult Improv Comedy Class Graduation Showcase

**Due to the popularity of this event, reservations are required to guarantee seating**

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They did it! For the last 6 weeks, Hashtag Comedy’s Level One, Two and Three students have studied and learned about the art of improv. And tonight, they’re sharing what they’ve learned in a free graduation showcase.

Come see a variety of improv styles and games, learn more about upcoming classes and cheer on your friends and family members as they show off their new knowledge on stage.

Tickets are free, but reservations are required to guarantee seating.

Food and drink available.

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Apr
19
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Improvised Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10 // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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Improv Roulette (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Apr
17
8:00 PM20:00

Improv Roulette (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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Audience members will spin the WHEEL OF IMPROV and the Hashtag Comedy cast will perform the games on which the wheel lands! Come out for the fast paced night of short-form improv fun!

We don't have a line up, we don't know what we're playing, spin the wheel and we will learn together!

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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The Laugh Lotto (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Apr
10
8:00 PM20:00

The Laugh Lotto (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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IT’S BAAAACK for a second time! “The Laugh Lotto” gives YOU the power write the characters of the show. You’ll submit a mad-libs like card detailing a character’s name, age, job, hobbies, etc. and the seasoned improvisers will randomly pull a card (lottery style) and bring the character to life.

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Apr
5
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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Game Show: The Game Show (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Apr
3
8:00 PM20:00

Game Show: The Game Show (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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Game Show: the Game Show! is an Improvised game show based on your suggestions. Whether contestants wind up looking for love, answering trivia questions or competing to solve a puzzle or two, we’ll build a game show from the ground up, on the spot, and you’ll be there to witness the results. Don’t miss being a part of our studio audience for this show!

$7 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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Sports Stories (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Mar
27
8:00 PM20:00

Sports Stories (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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“Sports Stories” (Presented by Hashtag Comedy) features personal stories told by performers of The Hashtag Comedy Co. Following each story, the cast will improvise scenes inspired by these sad/funny/heartbreaking stories!

$5 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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Name The Tune! (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Mar
20
8:00 PM20:00

Name The Tune! (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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“Title The Tune” is a music + improv show! Come out and see your favorite Hashtag Comedy improvisors perform improvised songs based on title suggestions from the crowd; the cast will then improvise scenes inspired by the songs! The songs may be sad, beautiful, horrendous (haha) and they’re guaranteed to inspire awesome improv!

$5 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Mar
15
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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BROWNPROV 6 (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Mar
13
8:00 PM20:00

BROWNPROV 6 (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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It’s Hashtag Comedy’s SIXTH installment of BrownProv, the improv comedy show featuring all people of color. Grab those tickets…seats sell fast for this show!

CAST: Anthony Windsor, Ashley Johnson, Bianca Moore, Eduardo Esparza, Hallie Mirzamani, Jaye Jeter, Joe Banks, Kean Reid, Leslie Battle, Sarah Hecht, and Shawn Wright

Hashtag Comedy’s Wednesday shows feature short form improv comedy (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") showcasing special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. This is our “bread and butter” show…it’s high energy entertainment designed to introduce audiences to Columbus improv and notable folks from the area. See you soon!

$5 Online, $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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BARBERSHOPPIN' W/ The Regulars (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Mar
6
8:00 PM20:00

BARBERSHOPPIN' W/ The Regulars (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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You don’t want to miss this one. The Regulars Barbershop Quartet joins The Hashtag Comedy Co. improvisers in a night of hilarious improv comedy and incomparable barbershop quartet songs! Hashtag Comedy’s Wednesday shows feature short form improv comedy show (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") showcasing special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. This is our “bread and butter” show…it’s high energy entertainment designed to introduce audiences to Columbus improv and notable folks from the area. See you soon!

$5 Online , $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Mar
1
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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Stories w/ Comedian Amber Falter (Presented By The Hashtag Comedy Co.)
Feb
27
8:00 PM20:00

Stories w/ Comedian Amber Falter (Presented By The Hashtag Comedy Co.)

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Hashtag Comedy’s Wednesday shows feature short form improv comedy (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") showcasing special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. This is our “bread and butter” show…it’s high energy entertainment designed to introduce audiences to Columbus improv and notable folks from the area. See you soon!

$5 Online , $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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The Reunion Show (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Feb
20
8:00 PM20:00

The Reunion Show (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

#Hashtag Comedy first hit the stage back in 2014 and we’re so excited to have the many of the original cast return to the stage for an improv jam down memory lane. Hashtag Comedy’s Wednesday shows feature short form improv comedy (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") showcasing special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. This is our “bread and butter” show…it’s high energy entertainment designed to introduce audiences to Columbus improv and notable folks from the area. See you soon!

The Cast: Paul Stelzer, Sara “The Boosh” Greer, Kenny, Greer, Matthew White, Darla Monroe, Eric Maxwell, Paul Stelzer, Greg Payne, and Sarah J. Storer

$5 Online , $10 at the Door // Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm // Food and drink available // Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Feb
15
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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Worst Breakup Stories (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Feb
13
8:00 PM20:00

Worst Breakup Stories (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show is a short form improv comedy show (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") featuring special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. 

THIS WEEK'S SHOW: 
Happy Valentine’s Day! We’re celebrating by mixing improv and storytelling…specifically stories about our very worst breakups. Join us for lots of love, laughter and bashing of the exes.

  • $5

  • Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8

  • Food and drink available

  • Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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Stories w/ Matthew Allen Meade (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Feb
6
8:00 PM20:00

Stories w/ Matthew Allen Meade (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show is a short form improv comedy show (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") featuring special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. 

THIS WEEK'S SHOW: 
Info coming soon!

  • $5

  • Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8

  • Food and drink available

  • Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Feb
1
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show ft Dr. Erika Pryor of Venture for America
Jan
30
8:00 PM20:00

The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show ft Dr. Erika Pryor of Venture for America

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show is a short form improv comedy show (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") featuring special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. 

THIS WEEK'S SHOW: 
This week we’re joined for improv and storytelling by Dr. Erika Pryor of Venture for America, an organization helping college grads connect with entrepreneurs and startups.

  • $5 Online / $10 at the Door

  • Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8

  • Food and drink available

  • Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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The Laugh Lotto (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)
Jan
23
8:00 PM20:00

The Laugh Lotto (Presented by Hashtag Comedy)

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We’re excited to introduce “The Laugh Lotto” - a special engagement show which gives YOU the power write the characters of the show. You’ll submit a mad-libs like card detailing a character’s name, age, job, hobbies, etc. and the seasoned improvisers will randomly pull a card (lottery style) and bring the character to life.

Hosted by Kenny Greer of The Hashtag Comedy Co.

Cast: Kenny Greer, Chris Heiberger, Sheree Evans, Shannon Paulsen, Clay Vansickle, and Paul Stelzer

  • $5

  • Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8

  • Food and drink available

  • Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Jan
18
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

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TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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Girlprov 13!
Jan
16
8:00 PM20:00

Girlprov 13!

It's the improv comedy show that features standup comedians, sketch writers, performers and improvisers who happen to be women! Join Hashtag Comedy for their BAKER’S DOZENTH Girlprov...and make sure to buy those tickets early before they sell out!

All proceeds from this show benefits the Columbus Alumnae Panhellenic Association…an organization providing college scholarships to women in Central Ohio.

  • $5

  • Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8pm

  • Food and drink available

  • Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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Count Down Up Front: A New Year's Eve Celebration!
Dec
31
9:30 PM21:30

Count Down Up Front: A New Year's Eve Celebration!

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Come laugh in the New Year Up Front at Shadowbox Live, where we'll host an evening of comedy and karaoke powered by TBD: The Musical & Excesss Karaoke! The evening starts with a completely improvised comedy musical, and then YOU and your friends take the stage to rock the stage 'til the wee hours of 2019! Admission includes dinner and a champagne toast at midnight. 

Tickets: $40

Doors at 8:30, show and festivities at 9:30

Bar will be open!

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TBD: the Improvised Musical!
Dec
21
8:00 PM20:00

TBD: the Improvised Musical!

TBD: The Musical! is a full-length, completely improvised musical based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Featuring musical improvisers from all over Central Ohio, TBD brings you big ensemble numbers, heart-wrenching solos and showstoppers, and of course, moving love songs. Add in brilliantly talented local musicians who become characters in their own right, and you have a show that fans are calling "pure magic."

$10

Doors at 7pm, show promptly at 8pm

Food and drink available

Reservations strongly recommended to guarantee seating

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show ft the Paul Stelzer Christmas Spectaculaganza!
Dec
19
8:00 PM20:00

The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show ft the Paul Stelzer Christmas Spectaculaganza!

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The Hashtag Comedy Improv Show is a short form improv comedy show (like "Whose Line is it Anyway?" or "Wild n Out") featuring special guests from Central Ohio and beyond. 

THIS WEEK'S SHOW: 
Every year, Hashtag Comedy's Paul Stelzer puts on his own Andy Williams-style Christmas special...if Andy Williams was a weird improv comedian and had lots of friends who were drag queens, musicians and artists. Don't miss this yearly spectaculaganza that features favorite guests from the last year, songs and a little improv comedy. 

  • $5

  • Doors at 7pm, Show promptly at 8

  • Food and drink available

  • Reservations recommended to guarantee seating

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