Shows

Online ticket sales, and workshop registrations, are all handled through EventBrite. You can use any major credit card. Just select which date you would like to purchase tickets for, and you will fly over to EventBrite to place the order. No need to print out your tickets, we have a guest list at the door.

Rapid Fire shows are all ages, but rated 14A – alcohol service available to over 18s. Tickets: are non-refundable and non-transferable. Some tickets will be available at the door, but will sell out fast.

Upcoming Shows

WILDFIRE JR, NIGHT 3

7:00pm - Thursday, February 23rd

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Closing week of the WILDFIRE TEEN IMPROV FESTIVAL is Wildfire Junior – a tournament designed just for Junior High Students!

TEAMS:

1. Archbishop Joseph MacNeil 1
2. Archbishop Joseph MacNeil 2
3. St. Nick 1
4. St. Nick 2
5. JR Robson
6. Vernon Barford 1
7. Vernon Barford 2
8. Archbishop Jordan
9. JH Picard

WILDFIRE JR, NIGHT 4

7:00pm - Friday, February 24th

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Closing week of the WILDFIRE TEEN IMPROV FESTIVAL is Wildfire Junior – a tournament designed just for Junior High Students!

TEAMS:

1. St. John XXIII 1
2. St. John XXIII 2
3. Vernon Barford 1
4. Vernon Barford 2
5. Avalon 1
6. Avalon 2
7. Allendale
8. Riverbend 1
9. Riverbend 2

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, February 24th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

WILDFIRE JR, FINALS

7:00pm - Saturday, February 25th

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Closing week of the WILDFIRE TEEN IMPROV FESTIVAL is Wildfire Junior – a tournament designed just for Junior High Students!

TEAMS: 

Top 5 teams from the preliminaries

CHiMPROV FEAT. SNEAK PEEK

10:00pm - Saturday, February 25th

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In a world… where every movie… is advertised with a trailer… Paul Blinov, Joe Vanderhelm and Matt Schuurman have the audience choose a trailer for an actual yet-to-be released hollywood film, then, based on that trailer alone, the three men act out the film in it’s entirety – saving you $16.25 at Cineplex!

Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK? (Tara Koett & Julia Grochowski)
BOSS NASTY (Mike Robertson & Julia Grochowski)

PUBLIC WORKSHOP SHOWCASE

7:30pm - Thursday, March 2nd

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This is where our amazing workshop grads get a chance strut their stuff on the Zeidler stage! Some of these fine folks might even work their way into the ranks of the RFT Ensemble one day.

Click here to learn more about our Public Workshops.

Theatresports

7:30pm - Friday, March 3rd

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, March 3rd

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

SPHINXES

7:30pm - Saturday, March 4th

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Rapid Fire Theatre is proud to present SPHINXES: A Celebration of International Women’s Day! Focusing on narratives led by women, SPHINXES aims to explore the spaces where gender and improv intersect. Devised by performers who identify as women or gender non-binary, our show hopes to challenge audiences’ assumptions of woman-centric stories, and to explore femininity as a concept. Plus, it’ll be fun. Ever heard of the Bechdel test? Or the Sphinx test? We want to pass both of these in our show. Can you answer the riddle of The Sphinx? Catch SPHINXES every Saturday in March at 7:30pm!

CHiMPROV FEAT. Rå Power

10:00pm - Saturday, March 4th

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Rougher. Tougher. Brutally spontaneous. In Rå Power, Joleen Ballendine and Amy Shostak, two of Rapid Fire Theatre’s senior performers, are focused on chasing joy and doing things that scare them. They will explore an everyday action through scenes, songs, and whatever other ways they feel like.

Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

THE HAROLD (Directed by lee Boyes)
DEATHLIST (Sam Stralak & Lacey Huculak)

NAIL

7:30pm - Thursday, March 9th

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The Northern Alberta Improv League showcases the talented high school improvisors from around Northern Alberta on the Rapid Fire Theatre stage.

Theatresports

7:30pm - Friday, March 10th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, March 10th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

SPHINXES

7:30pm - Saturday, March 11th

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Rapid Fire Theatre is proud to present SPHINXES: A Celebration of International Women’s Day! Focusing on narratives led by women, SPHINXES aims to explore the spaces where gender and improv intersect. Devised by performers who identify as women or gender non-binary, our show hopes to challenge audiences’ assumptions of woman-centric stories, and to explore femininity as a concept. Plus, it’ll be fun. Ever heard of the Bechdel test? Or the Sphinx test? We want to pass both of these in our show. Can you answer the riddle of The Sphinx? Catch SPHINXES every Saturday in March at 7:30pm!

CHiMPROV feat. FOLK LORDZ

10:00pm - Saturday, March 11th

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Reaching deep into their very different heritages, Ben Gorodetsky and Todd Houseman bring Indigenous oral history and Jewish literature together to create a rich tapestry of hilarious and heartfelt improv.

Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

CLIFFHANGER (Matt Alden & Tad Hargrave)
LOLMANDY (Marguerite Lawler & Sarah Ormandy)

NAIL

7:30pm - Wednesday, March 15th

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The Northern Alberta Improv League showcases the talented high school improvisors from around Northern Alberta on the Rapid Fire Theatre stage.

Theatresports

7:30pm - Friday, March 17th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, March 17th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

SPHINXES

7:30pm - Saturday, March 18th

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Rapid Fire Theatre is proud to present SPHINXES: A Celebration of International Women’s Day! Focusing on narratives led by women, SPHINXES aims to explore the spaces where gender and improv intersect. Devised by performers who identify as women or gender non-binary, our show hopes to challenge audiences’ assumptions of woman-centric stories, and to explore femininity as a concept. Plus, it’ll be fun. Ever heard of the Bechdel test? Or the Sphinx test? We want to pass both of these in our show. Can you answer the riddle of The Sphinx? Catch SPHINXES every Saturday in March at 7:30pm!

CHiMPROV feat. TEDxRFT

10:00pm - Saturday, March 18th

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“Best of Fest, 2015” – Vancouver International Improv Festival. TEDxRFT is an improvised TED Talk. Using slides they haven’t seen and speaking on a topic they get from the audience, Kory Mathewson and Julian Faid present totally improvised powerpoint presentations right before your eyes. It is the academic equivalent of sword fighting blindfolded. You’d have to be a fool to try it.

Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY (Sarah Mattiello & Quinn Contini)
PULP (Steven Hurst & Sam Stralak)

The Kidprovisors

3:30pm - Sunday, March 19th

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THE KIDPROVISORS is a co-production between the Foote Theatre School and Rapid Fire Theatre. This family-friendly improv show stars Rapid Fire Theatre’s finest as they team up with the next generation of improvisors – the Kidprovisors! It’s fun for the whole family!

Theatresports

7:30pm - Friday, March 24th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, March 24th

Buy Tickets

Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

SPHINXES

7:30pm - Saturday, March 25th

Buy Tickets

Rapid Fire Theatre is proud to present SPHINXES: A Celebration of International Women’s Day! Focusing on narratives led by women, SPHINXES aims to explore the spaces where gender and improv intersect. Devised by performers who identify as women or gender non-binary, our show hopes to challenge audiences’ assumptions of woman-centric stories, and to explore femininity as a concept. Plus, it’ll be fun. Ever heard of the Bechdel test? Or the Sphinx test? We want to pass both of these in our show. Can you answer the riddle of The Sphinx? Catch SPHINXES every Saturday in March at 7:30pm!

CHiMPROV feat. SHERLOCK

10:00pm - Saturday, March 25th

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A must see for fans of the BBC’s hit show!  This live, improvised, never before seen episode of Sherlock will see everyone’s favourite detective hit the streets of London to solve his deadliest mystery yet! Based entirely on your suggestions, this brand new adventure is not to be missed. The game is afoot!

Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

THE TEMPS (Matt Alden, Tara Koett, Paul Blinov)
UNSCRIPTED HISTORY (Alaina Sadowski & Lacey Huculak)

Workshop Showcase

7:30pm - Thursday, March 30th

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This is where our amazing workshop grads get a chance strut their stuff on the Zeidler stage! Some of these fine folks might even work their way into the ranks of the RFT Ensemble one day.

Click here to learn more about our Public Workshops.

Theatresports

7:30pm - Friday, March 31st

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, March 31st

Buy Tickets

Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

CHiMPROV feat. Three BLIND MICE

10:00pm - Saturday, April 1st

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Three Blind Mice: improv that punches you in the gut and tugs at your heart! Ben Gorodetsky, Julia Grochowski, and Quinn Contini bring their unique take on relationship-focused, longform improv comedy to CHiMPROV. Each improviser will only play one character, each scene will only have two characters, and the whole show will only have 3 scenes. This show will make you laugh, cry, and everything in between as the Three Blind Mice spin spontaneous, heartfelt, and hilarious stories.

Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

SPORTS DADS (Tim Mikula, Joey Lucius)
BOSS NASTY (Mike Robertson, Julia Grochowski)

NAIL

7:30pm - Thursday, April 13th

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The Northern Alberta Improv League showcases the talented high school improvisors from around Northern Alberta on the Rapid Fire Theatre stage.

Theatresports

7:30pm - Friday, April 14th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

Theatresports

10:00pm - Friday, April 14th

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Theatresports. You’ve heard of it. The weekly insane improv show that draws sell-out crowds in Edmonton every Friday! Weekly performances at 7:30 & 10pm at The Citadel Theatre (9828-101 A Ave). Two hours of straight-up laughs where no one knows what’s coming!

CHiMPROV feat. DOT DOT DOT

10:00pm - Saturday, April 15th

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Joleen Ballendine and Jessie McPhee bring their adorably weird duo DOT DOT DOT back to CHiMPROV for the first time since 2013! DOT DOT DOT has toured across the prairies garnering praise from even the most hardened critics:
“The geeky chic of these two young performers is so darn cute, it makes you want to take them home in your pocket.” – Barb Stewart, Winnipeg Free Press.Also performing at CHiMPROV this week:

ROOKIE ENSEMBLE SHOW (Dorected by Joleen Ballendine)
DOUBLE EDGED SWORD (Marielle Terhart, LeeBoyes, Nikki Hulowski, BobL’Heureux)

NAIL

7:30pm - Thursday, April 20th

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The Northern Alberta Improv League showcases the talented high school improvisors from around Northern Alberta on the Rapid Fire Theatre stage.

CHiMPROV feat. DOCTOR WHOM

10:00pm - Saturday, April 22nd

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Grab your sonic screwdrivers, hop in the TARDIS and get ready for an improvised adventure through space and time with inimitable DR. WHOM!

Also Performing at CHiMPROV this week:

LUKE N OWEN (Gordie & Joey Lucius)

SISTER BEAR (Lisa Farlow & Sarah Mattiello)

 

PUBLIC WORKSHOP SHOWCASE

7:30pm - Thursday, April 27th

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This is where our amazing workshop grads get a chance strut their stuff on the Zeidler stage! Some of these fine folks might even work their way into the ranks of the RFT Ensemble one day.

Click here to learn more about our Public Workshops.

CHiMPROV feat. LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON

10:00pm - Saturday, April 29th

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Julian Faid and Jessie McPhee suit up in their red cardigan and onesie for an adorable, yet bizarre, bedtime story worthy of the Princess Bride.

Also performing at ChiMPROV this week:

RESONANCE (Marguerite Lawler & Joel Crichton)
PULP (Steven Hurst & Sam Stralak)

NAIL

7:30pm - Thursday, May 18th

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The Northern Alberta Improv League showcases the talented high school improvisors from around Northern Alberta on the Rapid Fire Theatre stage.

PUBLIC WORKSHOP SHOWCASE

7:30pm - Thursday, May 25th

Buy Tickets

This is where our amazing workshop grads get a chance strut their stuff on the Zeidler stage! Some of these fine folks might even work their way into the ranks of the RFT Ensemble one day.

Click here to learn more about our Public Workshops.