About the show

The Live Show

This Live Show is returning for Season 3: The Holiday Season, hosted by The King and Queen of Holiday Merriment, Jay Malsky and Kathleen O'Mara. Our 3rd season will be a Variety Show format, celebrating all of your favorite holidays. First up: The Pumpkin Show, premiering at The PIT's Sketchfest, on October 21st @9pm, we celebrating everything Fall: Halloween, hayrides, pumpkins, sweater weather, football, and The Stranger Things Season Two Premiere.



It's that time of the year again! The Peoples Improv Theater is turning 15, and the NYC Sketch Fest is back to grow a wispy mustache and help celebrate!

The Peoples Improv Theater is proud to present the sixth annual NYC Sketch Fest, and we are ready to get the party started celebrating 15 years of comedy at The PIT and 6 years of bringing the best sketch comedy from around the country together in one place.  Past years have seen some of the best, most hysterical and most innovative sketch teams in the nation under one roof and this year promises to be even bigger!  So start stretching, put out two bowls of food for the cat and get ready for four days of sketch madness at the 2017 NYC Sketch Fest!