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October 2018

Launch Pad Improv

October 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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Launch Pad Improv - Where New Acts Take Flight Talented Kinkonauts players conquer new frontiers with experimental formats. Witness the boldest and bravest test their mettle. Some will crash and burn. The mightiest will blast off and soar to new…

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Starfleet Confidential – An Improvised Star Trek

October 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

The Kinkonauts don their uniforms to seek out new laughs and new comedic situations in a loving parody of the Star Trek franchise. With each improvised episode, the crew of the USS Callipygian explore strange new audience suggestions all while…

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Squadball feat. Kevin McDonald

October 20 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

Special guest performer Kevin McDonald of The Kids in the Hall Squadball explores the weird, witty and wonderful places where friendships are forged and norms are shattered. This powerhouse of playfulness stretches the boundaries of their imaginations – and yours.…

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Sketchy Things: Kevin McDonald and the Sketchonauts

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

Enjoy a trifecta of funniness with an evening of stand up, sketch, and improv, featuring Kevin McDonald, of The Kids in the Hall. The sketch-writers of the Kinkonauts (aka. Sketchonauts Division) have been working up a comic sweat in the…

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Shortform Jam: Countdown to the Crown

October 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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Watch two teams battle to the funny in this timed improv countdown to the crown! Each team will use the clock to their advantage to try to win your favour. YOU decide which team is crowned the champion of the…

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Poutine Dreams

October 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

The similarities between poutine and improv are not lost on this laugh-hungry ensemble. Both combine seemingly unrelated ingredients, that when combined create a harmonious yet fleeting delight that is consumed in an instant. This fast-paced group ensemble will explore every…

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Built for Comfort feat. Nap Jerks

October 27 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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Built For Comfort lets the audience snuggle into their seats before taking them on a wild roller-coaster ride. While rounding long corners they are content and vulnerable; at sharp turns fast and deadly as they rise to a crescendo, creating…

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IMPRO MAMA: COACHING FOR FEMALE IMPROVISERS (SUNDAY AFTERNOONS)

October 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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$160 6 tickets left

This one is for the ladies. Participants can expect personal improv coaching that will help you identify your strengths and habits as an improviser. The stumbling blocks that female improvisers are often faced with on stage and the strategies for…

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INTRO TO IMPROV: PART I (SUNDAY AFTERNOONS)

October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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$160 Sold out

This class is now sold out. Please contact jaime@kinkonauts.com to be placed on a waiting list. Who knows, if the demand is high, maybe another section will open! In the meantime, check out our Saturday dojos (all level drop-ins), or…

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November 2018

INTERMEDIATE IMPROV: CHARACTER (THURSDAY NIGHTS)

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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$160 9 tickets left

Learn how to move your improv from the shallow end to the deep end with rich, detailed characters and relationships onstage. DATES: THURSDAYS, NOVEMBER 1 – 22 | 7PM – 9PM SHOWCASE: NOV 25 PREREQUISITES: INTRO TO IMPROV PARTS I &…

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Much Ado from Nothing: An Improvised Shakespeare

November 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

To be or not to be – it is up to you! The Kinkonauts will trade in their jeans for Elizabethan short pants, and create an improvised Shakespeare play, on-the-spot based on an audience suggestion. Featuring 9pm Late Show performances…

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Squadball feat. Rogue Vocals

November 3 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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Squadball explores the weird, witty and wonderful places where friendships are forged and norms are shattered. This powerhouse of playfulness stretches the boundaries of their imaginations – and yours. Featuring opening act: Rogue Vocals Tickets $5 at the door, subject…

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Cage Match Improv

November 9 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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Three improv teams face off head-to-head in an intergalactic battle for your starry-eyed love - but only one can win! Your votes will rocket the victor on to the next month's show - leaving the other teams behind in their…

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Improv – the Musical!

November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

Gotta sing? Gotta dance? Then you gotta join us for a fully improvised musical show. Our Broadway Babies will get your heart racing so you’ll think you’re in La La Land. If you love the Sound of Music, and catch…

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Poutine Dreams feat. Channel Surfers

November 10 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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The similarities between poutine and improv are not lost on this laugh-hungry ensemble. Both combine seemingly unrelated ingredients, that when combined create a harmonious yet fleeting delight that is consumed in an instant. This fast-paced group ensemble will explore every…

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INTRO TO IMPROV: PART II (SATURDAY AFTERNOONS)

November 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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$160 9 tickets left

Continue building on what you learned in Intro to Improv: Part I, and wade into spontaneous agreement, character, and stage skills. Then, show off what you’ve learned in a special class showcase! DATES: SATURDAYS, NOVEMBER 17 – DECEMBER 8TH | 3-5PM…

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Built for Comfort

November 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

Built For Comfort lets the audience snuggle into their seats before taking them on a wild roller-coaster ride. While rounding long corners they are content and vulnerable; at sharp turns fast and deadly as they rise to a crescendo, creating…

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Obviously Improv feat. Nap Jerks

November 17 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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Obviously Improv serves up their unique brand of improv at dynamic, fast-paced and energetic shows! Join them for an evening of joyful laughter featuring charismatic characters, high-energy games, and improvised songs! Featuring opening act: Nap Jerks Tickets $5 at the…

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Shortform Jam: Countdown to the Crown

November 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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Watch two teams battle to the funny in this timed improv countdown to the crown! Each team will use the clock to their advantage to try to win your favour. YOU decide which team is crowned the champion of the…

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Starfleet Confidential – An Improvised Star Trek

November 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

The Kinkonauts don their uniforms to seek out new laughs and new comedic situations in a loving parody of the Star Trek franchise. With each improvised episode, the crew of the USS Callipygian explore strange new audience suggestions all while…

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Squadball feat. Kinkonauts Conservatory

November 24 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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Squadball explores the weird, witty and wonderful places where friendships are forged and norms are shattered. This powerhouse of playfulness stretches the boundaries of their imaginations – and yours. Featuring opening act: Kinkonauts Conservatory Tickets $5 at the door, subject…

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Intermediate Improv: Narrative (Sunday afternoons)

November 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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$160 9 tickets left
Learn Improv - Narrative class

Telling effective and entertaining stories is what improvisers strive to do! Make your scenes go swimmingly by creating strong beginnings; introducing narrative shifts, conflicts, or tension; and satisfyingly wrapping up your stories. DATES: SUNDAYS, NOVEMBER 25 - DECEMBER 16 | 3:00…

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December 2018

Improv – the Musical!

December 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

Gotta sing? Gotta dance? Then you gotta join us for a fully improvised musical show. Our Broadway Babies will get your heart racing so you’ll think you’re in La La Land. If you love the Sound of Music, and catch…

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Poutine Dreams feat. 20XX

December 1 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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The similarities between poutine and improv are not lost on this laugh-hungry ensemble. Both combine seemingly unrelated ingredients, that when combined create a harmonious yet fleeting delight that is consumed in an instant. This fast-paced group ensemble will explore every…

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Cage Match Improv

December 7 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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Three improv teams face off head-to-head in an intergalactic battle for your starry-eyed love - but only one can win! Your votes will rocket the victor on to the next month's show - leaving the other teams behind in their…

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Much Ado from Nothing: An Improvised Shakespeare

December 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$10 50 tickets left

To be or not to be – it is up to you! The Kinkonauts will trade in their jeans for Elizabethan short pants, and create an improvised Shakespeare play, on-the-spot based on an audience suggestion. Featuring 9pm Late Show performances…

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Built for Comfort feat. Group Chat

December 8 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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Built For Comfort lets the audience snuggle into their seats before taking them on a wild roller-coaster ride. While rounding long corners they are content and vulnerable; at sharp turns fast and deadly as they rise to a crescendo, creating…

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Launch Pad Improv

December 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
The Lab, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0S4 Canada
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Launch Pad Improv - Where New Acts Take Flight Talented Kinkonauts players conquer new frontiers with experimental formats. Witness the boldest and bravest test their mettle. Some will crash and burn. The mightiest will blast off and soar to new…

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Radio Play: It’s an Okay Life, Considering

December 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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$15 50 tickets left

Watch someone's life transformed this holiday season! This unique show takes its cue from the radio plays popularized in the 1930s and 40s, and from the magic of Frank Capra's classic film It's a Wonderful Life. This completely improvised family-friendly…

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Obviously Improv feat. Ze Frauline Gürlz

December 15 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rose Room, 922 9 Ave SE
Calgary, T2G 0S4 Canada
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Obviously Improv serves up their unique brand of improv at dynamic, fast-paced and energetic shows! Join them for an evening of joyful laughter featuring charismatic characters, high-energy games, and improvised songs! Featuring opening act: Ze Frauline Gürlz Tickets $5 at…

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