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Lake County's most comprehensive training program and theater for the performing arts.

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Comedy Improvisation

Stand-Up • Musical Theater Acting • On Camera

Voice   Modeling  • Imaging

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IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE...A Radio Play

IP's HOLIDAY TRADITION

MILITARY and FIRST RESPONDER SPOTLIGHT
Nominate your beloved active or Veteran military personnel for a "Soldier/First Responder Spotlight" during our 2018 It's a Wonderful Life Radio Drama! 

During each performance, we honor one serviceman, servicewoman or first responder with a short personal tribute and two (2) complimentary tickets for any Comedy or IAWL production .  This makes for an incredible holiday present to your loved one and family. Submissions should be sent to Improv Playhouse Theatre. 

 Hurry!  There are limited spots available for the 2018 production. Neither you or your nominee must be present to receive the spotlight.

For more information, contact Rachel at office@improvplayhouse.com. or give us a jingle...@ 847-968-4529

MAP TO: Improv Playhouse Theater--735 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville, IL 

Select Nights

TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE!

If Eventbrite is closed please call the box office number

and we will reserve for you

Sat, Dec 15 @ 7:30pm

Sun, Dec 16@ 2:30pm

FOR ADVANCE TICKETS CALL 847-968-4529

DAVID BRIAN STUART-George

ANGIE FISHER-Mary

EGON SCHEIN-Potter/Clarence

GEORGE ELLIOT-Bower, Supt. of Angels, Mr. Welch

MICHAEL SCOTT BLACKMAN:  Uncle Billy, Sam Wainwright, Nick the Bartender, Ernie

MIA HIRSCHEL- (Wknd 1 Only) Violet, Mrs. Hatch, Libby Collins

AUGUST STAMPER-(Wknds 1& 2 Mrs. Hatch, Mrs. Davis, Jainey, Susan Blanchard, Toll Person.

SUE KRIES: (Wknd.1 & 2) Ma Bailey, Tilly, (Wknd 2) Libby, Mrs. Thompson, Bank Teller

ADAM MIZNER- Announcer, Young George, Harry, Martini

STEVE PLUMHOFF-Pop Bailey, Mr. Campbell, Sherrif

DAN PLUMHOFF- Bank Examiner (Carter), Impatient Neighbor, Bert, Petey Bailey, Randy

ZOEY MUELLER & LAUREN BARRY:  Zuzu

VISIT OUR TICKETING WEBSITE FOR PRE SALE PURCHASES!

Adults: $15.00    Seniors/Military: $10.00

Students: $5.00

OR AT DOOR RATES (Cash Only)

At the Door Adults: $20.00    Seniors/Military: $15.00

Students: $5.00

BYOB ($5 Corking Fee)

Mulled Wine Served $5.00

Milk and Cookies Free

For reservations on parties larger than 15, a deposit is required to hold your space.

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IMPROV COMEDY

MAP TO: Improv Playhouse Theater--735 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville, IL

Improv Playhouse Comedy Shows

Saturday Nights

7:30p Family Friendly

9:00p Adult Friendly

FOR ADVANCE TICKETS CALL 847-968-4529 or

GROUPON (click here)

Groupon & Advance Adult Tix: $10.00

At the Door: $20.00

Students: $5.00

Cash only at the door

BYOB ($5 Corking Fee)

VISA/MC/DIS/AMEX Coming soon

For reservations on parties larger than 15, a deposit is required to hold your space.

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STAND-UP COMEDY

Stand-Up comedy the FIRST FRIDAY of every month

MAP TO: Improv Playhouse Theater--735 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville, IL

 

Showtime JANUARY 4th, 2019 @ 8:00pm

Our Lineup:

Grey Dolan (MC)

Larry Bloom

Elaine Orion

Mike Maxwell

Seth Davis

FOR ADVANCE TICKETS CALL 847-968-4529 or

GROUPON (click here)

Groupon & Advance Adult Tix: $10.00

At the Door: $20.00

Students: $5.00

Cash only at the door

BYOB ($5 Corking Fee)

VISA/MC/DIS/AMEX Coming soon

For reservations on parties larger than 15, a deposit is required to hold your space.

The Training Center:  Adult and Youth Classes

Click to See the IP Staff 

ENTERTAIN-EDUCATE-ELEVATE

We like to have loads of fun here, but don't let the "improv" part of our name fool you....

  • Our staff are professional performers and educators on stage and screen...in improvisation, musical theater, television, fashion and film.
  • The Adult and Youth performing arts training program is  all-inclusive and thorough in methodology, formation and curricula catapulting its students to the highest levels of development. 
  • Adult improv shows and dozens of youth productions are performed throughout the year immersing actors in opportunities which include focused dramatic training and musical theatre.
  • Each adult or young actor is given personal attention from their first acting class, warm up, through the audition process and final performances.
  • Improv Playhouse’s core philosophy is to educate, entertain and elevate audiences and students of all ages, demographics and locations; as well as to bring instruction and guidance to emerging actors, theatrical ensembles and improvisational artists.  This helps to build our intentional community of passionate young and adult performers into life-long patrons of the arts...
Theatre for Young Audiences

IP-TYA

Our Fall 2018 Theater for Young Audience Season Presents

Chicken Little            &                         

  

Click here for more touring program information!

Our Theatre for Young Audiences company travels to schools, libraries, and early learning centers all over Chicago-Land providing entertaining and educational performances based on stories that you know and love! Our professional actors, diverse programming, and supplemental learning materials make sure that your young people get the most out of this unique theatrical experience. Click here for more information about booking a performance for your group or call us at 847.968.4529

Entertainment

Parties, Weddings, and more

BOOK YOUR PARTY NOW with IP's EVENT RESOURCE DIVISION!

BLAST! ENTERTAINMENT

 

  • DJs/MCs and party motivators for your special party.
  • Improv Comedians for an "Whose Line..." style show
  • Murder Mysteries

Photo booth packages, caricaturists and games specialists 

You'll have a BLAST! with our cast!

Click HERE for more information about private entertainment Or call us 847.968.4529

Team Building and Human Resource Development

IP PRIMED®  Your Actionable Edge for Team Building

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 Positive Reinforcement Implementing Maximum Employee Development®

ALL FOR FUN AND FUN FOR ALL!

  • You need assistance creating team synergy.
  • You've been asked to to increase productivity through team building.
  • Your business needs inspiration for creative ideas.
  • Your team must have focus to succeed.
  • The boss wants a "YES/AND" culture developed in your division.

For almost 20 years Improv Playhouse has assisted Fortune Corporations and Small Business teams to

work together effectively, tailoring workshops to meet their specific needs.

Click HERE for more information on team building resources or call us 847.968.4529

Contact Us

info@improvplayhouse.com

Office/Studio116 W. Lake, Libertyville, Illinois 60048 • 847.968.4529 • 847.968.4530 fax

Main Stage 735 N. Milwaukee, Libertyville, Illinois 60048

North Shore Training Studios(The Highland Park Community House: Lower Level

1991 Sheridan Road, Highland Park, Illinois

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Calendar Of Events

NOVEMBER 2018 - DECEMBER 2018

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
       

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OFFICES
CLOSED

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OFFICES
CLOSED

24

 

Improv Comedy

7:30 (Family)

9:00 (Adult)

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Improv Comedy

7:30 (Family)

9:00 (Adult)

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7

8

It's A Wonderful Life

7:30pm

Improv Comedy

9:00 (Adult)

9

It's A Wonderful Life

2:30pm

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14

 

It's A Wonderful LIfe

7:30pm

15

It's A Wonderful Life

7:30pm

Improv Comedy

9:00 (Adult)

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It's A Wonderful Life

2:30pm

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18

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22

Improv Comedy

7:30 (Family)

9:00 (Adult)

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24

OFFICES
CLOSED

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OFFICES
CLOSED

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More About iP:

Improv Playhouse is a professional theatre and entertainment organization the scope of which includes a live theater performance schedule and acting school specializing in comprehensive improv - comedy and acting classes for adults and youth.  Divisions of Improv Playhouse include Corporate Team Building, Business and Private Entertainment, Talent Management, Performing Arts Camps and Community Outreach and Education (IP-COE / nfp).

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