The 8th annual Ghostfest is a 32+ hour marathon of improv comedy shows produced by The Torch Theatre as a fundraiser for the Phoenix Improv Festival. Ghostfest 2018 is Friday, October 12th, & Saturday, October 13th.
Ghostfest 2018 has two amazing stages within walking distance of each other and they feature some of the best improv comedy around:
– The Torch Theatre (4721 North Central Avenue near Central & Camelback Road) features 107 shows for over 32 hours in a row starting on Friday, October 12th at 6pm. From some of Phoenix’s mainstays and visiting performers from San Diego and Portland to one-of-a-kind experimental & wild late night/early morning shows, you can choose a $15 all-shows pass or a $10 six-hour pass! Passes available for sale here: https://squareup.com/store/thetorchtheatre/item/ghostfest
– Megaphone PHX (4700 North Central Avenue, Suite #112 — across the street from The Torch) hosts the Ghostfest Mega Stage, a showcase of 27 improv shows from all over the valley and California. The Ghostfest Mega Stage is from 8pm to 12pm on Friday, October 13th, and Saturday, October 14th. Admission to the Ghostfest Mega Stage is totally free!
In total, across three different venues, Ghostfest is 32+ hours of non-stop improv action with 130+ different shows, from the sublime to the ridiculous! In addition to The Torch’s mainstay shows and troupes like Adult Bakery, Apollo 12, Beach Blanket Bingo, Cannonball, Galapagos, JaxN Reed, The Neighborhood, Pet Cemetery, Purple Crayons, Robot Destroyers from Planet Earth, SIDECOACH!, Spearmint, Unicorn Warpath, WoOT!, and Zombie Gourmet, Ghostfest also features performers from all over the country!