Shows

2018-19 Season

Our Winter 2019 lineup is now live! From made-up Musicals to off-the-cuff Shakespearean sonnets, experience a truly unique show every time.

Got a question about our shows? Check out our FAQ!

Friday January 4, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

Blast off your New Year with shiny new improv!

Talented Kinkonauts players conquer new frontiers with experimental formats. Witness the boldest and the bravest test their mettle. Some will crash and burn. The mightiest will blast off and soar to new heights.

Tickets $5 at the door

Saturday January 5, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 by: DreamToast and Group Chat

Late show ticket price included for all 8pm ticket holders
Saturday January 5, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

A show based entirely on dream logic where dreams inspire dreams inspire dreams. It gets weird, nothing makes sense and your mom is there with a different face, but in the end it all means something. Delve into your subconscious with Dream Toast and discover the zany world of dream “logic”.

Featuring opening act: Group Chat

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Friday January 11, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 stardust.

Tickets $5 at the door

Saturday January 12, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 yourself Singin’ in the Rain, you won’t want to miss these improvisers and their super cool accompanist making up songs and stories and All That Jazz.

Musical accompanist: Kathy Zaborsky & guests

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: 20xx and The Kinkonauts Conservatory

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday January 12, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

What does the future hold? The Kinkonauts shine a light on what’s to come in the year 20XX. Bleak, dystopian and at times revolutionary, this show might just inspire you to do what its improvisers do best: live in the present moment.

Featuring opening act: Baby Tee Rex

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Friday January 18, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

Where New Improv Takes Flight

Talented Kinkonauts players conquer new frontiers with experimental formats. Witness the boldest and the bravest test their mettle. Some will crash and burn. The mightiest will blast off and soar to new heights.

Tickets $5 at the door

Saturday January 19, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 saving helpless colonists, dodging phaser fire, and enjoying some earl grey tea, hot!

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: DreamToast and Baby Tee Rex

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday January 19, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

A show based entirely on dream logic where dreams inspire dreams inspire dreams. It gets weird, nothing makes sense and your mom is there with a different face, but in the end it all means something. Delve into your subconscious with Dream Toast and discover the zany world of dream “logic”.

Featuring opening act: Baby Tee Rex

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Friday January 25, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 moment in this short form extravaganza!

Tickets $5 at the door

Saturday January 26, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

A show that’ll kill, but whodunnit and how? The improviser. In the theatre. With the mimed prop.

The classic board game comes to life in an improvised murder mystery other shows can’t hold a candlestick to. Six colourful characters with suspect motives, all gunning for the true killer’s confession. You could cut the tension with a knife.

Pipe up with clues to help solve the crime. You’ll get so roped in you can’t wrench out of your seat.

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: All Request Heartache and Group Chat

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday January 26, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

All Request Heartache is an improvised love story inspired by your achy-breaky song requests: “your song” while you were wooing each other, the first dance at your wedding, or the song you listened to on endless repeat after a breakup. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, or maybe you’re crying cause you’re laughing so hard.

Featuring opening act: Group Chat

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday February 2, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 by: DreamToast and Necessary Elvis

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday February 2, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

A show based entirely on dream logic where dreams inspire dreams inspire dreams. It gets weird, nothing makes sense and your mom is there with a different face, but in the end it all means something. Delve into your subconscious with Dream Toast and discover the zany world of dream “logic”.

Featuring opening act: Necessary Elvis

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday February 9, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM
Just in time for Valentine’s Day! Love is in the air, and on our stage, as we sing and dance our way into your hearts. Join us for a fully improvised  and fully romantic musical love story.

Musical accompanist: Kathy Zaborsky & guests

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: 20xx and The Kinkonauts Conservatory

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday February 9, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Con Artists are masters of misdirection, making things that shouldn’t seem to work– work!  Be careful, because these creative hooligans will steal your heart and make you pay twofold in laughter!

Featuring opening act: Baby Tee Rex

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday February 16, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM
Have a post-Valentine’s Day celebration Jane Austen style, where witty women navigate cads, scoundrels, and handsome men falling into lakes! If you truly believe good humour is what makes a suitable match, then you mustn’t miss this improvised tale of regency romance.

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: The Kinkonauts Conservatory and The Bechdel Test

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday February 16, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Kinkonauts Conservatory are the talented up-and-comers of the company! These brilliant individuals are fun, funny, and ready to try anything! What could happen? Come see a show and find out!

Featuring opening act: The Bechdel Test

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday February 23, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

A show that’ll kill, but whodunnit and how? The improviser. In the theatre. With the mimed prop.

The classic board game comes to life in an improvised murder mystery other shows can’t hold a candlestick to. Six colourful characters with suspect motives, all gunning for the true killer’s confession. You could cut the tension with a knife.

Pipe up with clues to help solve the crime. You’ll get so roped in you can’t wrench out of your seat.

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: Quest Complete and Necessary Elvis

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday February 23, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Kinkonauts put their fortitude to the test in this hilarious Dungeons & Dragons-style tale! Human Wizard? Elf Rogue? Or the elusive Half-Orc Bard? YOU choose the hero of the quest! Then watch the plot thicken as the dice decide the fate of the stalwart adventurer & their companions!

Featuring opening act: Necessary Elvis

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday March 2, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 by: Ben Gazi and a special act TBA

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday March 9, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 yourself Singin’ in the Rain, you won’t want to miss these improvisers and their super cool accompanist making up songs and stories and All That Jazz.

Musical accompanist: Kathy Zaborsky & guests

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: Con Artists and Ethel Mermaids

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday March 16, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

The Kinkonauts hitch up their waistlines and sharpen their wits to pay homage to Jane Austen in this fully improvised novel that never was.

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: Duck Face and a special act TBD

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday March 16, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

Three improvisers take you on an intimate look at urban ennui through the use of characters, locations, and time. Mostly hilarious, sometimes touching, sometimes silly, sometimes honest, sometimes weird, this show always ventures to find the core of the human malaise.

Featuring opening act: Baby Tee Rex

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday March 23, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

A show that’ll kill, but whodunnit and how? The improviser. In the theatre. With the mimed prop.

The classic board game comes to life in an improvised murder mystery other shows can’t hold a candlestick to. Six colourful characters with suspect motives, all gunning for the true killer’s confession. You could cut the tension with a knife.

Pipe up with clues to help solve the crime. You’ll get so roped in you can’t wrench out of your seat.

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: Beauty Love Truth and the Kinkonauts Conservatory

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday March 30, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 by: Duck Face and Con Artists

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday March 30, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

Three improvisers take you on an intimate look at urban ennui through the use of characters, locations, and time. Mostly hilarious, sometimes touching, sometimes silly, sometimes honest, sometimes weird, this show always ventures to find the core of the human malaise.

Featuring opening act: Con Artists

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday April 6, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

The Kinkonauts hitch up their waistlines and sharpen their wits to pay homage to Jane Austen in this fully improvised novel that never was.

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by: Quest Complete and Necessary Elvis

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!
Saturday April 6, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Kinkonauts put their fortitude to the test in this hilarious Dungeons & Dragons-style tale! Human Wizard? Elf Rogue? Or the elusive Half-Orc Bard? YOU choose the hero of the quest! Then watch the plot thicken as the dice decide the fate of the stalwart adventurer & their companions!

Featuring opening act: Necessary Elvis

Only $5 at the door subject to availability – or free with your ticket to the 8pm show!
Saturday April 13, 8:00 PM-9:00 PM

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 yourself Singin’ in the Rain, you won’t want to miss these improvisers and their super cool accompanist making up songs and stories and All That Jazz.

Musical accompanist: Kathy Zaborsky & guests

Featuring 9pm Late Show performances by:  The Kinkonauts Conservatory and a special act TBA

Stick around for the late show for free with your 8pm ticket!