Ghostfest 2017

Ghostfest 2017 submissions are open!

Ghostfest 2017 is the seventh annual longform improv comedy marathon and starts on Friday, October 13th at 6pm and runs into the late night of Saturday, October 14th. Ghostfest is produced by The Torch Theatre as a fundraiser for the Phoenix Improv Festival.

Ghostfest is 32+ hours of non-stop improv action with 80+ different shows, from the sublime to the ridiculous! In addition to performances by The Torch Theatre’s mainstay shows and troupes like Mail Order Bride, Galapagos, The Neighborhood, and Zombie Gourmet, Ghostfest will feature groups & shows from all over the city & nation rocking a wide variety of formats and themed shows to stir up some ridiculous fun!

In addition to primetime performance slots, Ghostfest will include late night, overnight, & early morning shows filmed with a 4K DSLR camera that skew toward the ridiculous & the experimental. It will also include Ghostfest Jr., a Saturday morning programming block of shows just for kids!

You can submit your show (aka your improv team, troupe, group, or show/jam idea) with no fee from now until 11:59pm on Friday, July 25, 2017. Click here to enter a submission or use the form below. Have a good luck!

One comment on “Ghostfest 2017
  1. Kendall C. Burdett says:

    This is happening on my birthday and I simply cannot wait.

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