Our goal is to create performance formats based on inspirations from what goes on around us. We pitch ideas and then work to develop them over a number of months. We aim to produce at least one format during our season.
Concept by members of Imaginary Table Theatre.
Performed December 2016.
Three improv scenes that are each based on a current meme. Watch how they create an entire story from a single meme and then see which one survives.
Concept by Emily Fraser, member, Imaginary Table Theatre.
Performed June 2017.
Based loosely on Canada Reads, this show involves performers trying to sell a book that they have never read by creating scenes based on the book jacket. Only the most compelling will move on to the next round.
Black Eyed Blonde
Created by Randy Dixon, Artistic Director, Unexpected Productions.
Performed May 2018.
A Film noir improv based on stereotypical characters of that genre and a crime chosen by the audience. Each performance is an improvised story about grifters, dames and private eyes.
Hats of life
Concept by Cole Duthler, member, Imaginary Table Theatre.
Performed January 2019.
An original improv based on a hat chosen by the audience. This character based improv explores our expectations of certain character types but throws in enough surprises to keep an audience engaged.
12 Angry Improvisers
Concept by Lily Macgregor, member, Imaginary Table Theatre.
Performed June 2019
Like NCIS meets Law and Order. Watch as our group of brave improvisers create a crime, a trial and the back story that leads us all there.