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Jams & Open Mics

Have you ever wanted to perform at the PIT? Well here’s your chance! No experience is necessary to attend a jam or open mic!

PIT Students w/valid and current PIT ID: Jams are $1, Open Mics are $3–List goes out an hour before the mic begins.
General: Jams are $3, Open Mics are $5

There is no online registration. Simply show up!

(cash only, pricing is for both audience and participants) 

Mondays

6:00pm The PIT (123 E 24th St)
 8:00pm  The PIT (123 E 24th St)

Tuesdays

6:00pm  The PIT (123 E 24th St)
8:00pm  The PIT (123 E 24th St)

Thursdays

6:00pm  The PIT (123 E 24th St)
6:30pm  The PIT Ladies only! (123 E 24th St)
8:00pm  The PIT (123 E 24th St)

Fridays

6:00pm  The PIT (123 E 24th St)

Saturdays

4:00pm Rhett Sever’s Tumbleweed Connection

The Loft (154 W 29th St)

Sundays

5:30pm
Is this Funny?

The PIT  (123 E 24th St)

 

 

 

Tuesdays

6:00pm
Diversity Jam

The PIT Loft hosted by team Just A Phase. 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month!

 6:00pm
Lady Jam

The PIT Loft hosted by Joy Masters. Joined by Jaime Fallon and Julie Stainer. 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month! 

 10:30pm
The After “Classy” Jam

The PIT Loft hosted by Elke Reid. 

Wednesdays

6:00pm
Recess Improv Jam 

The PIT Striker hosted by Matt Mitchell. *FREE as part of our SFW series

 6:00pm
VERN: Musical Improv Jam

The PIT Striker hosted by VERN (PIT Musical House Team).  Second Wednesday of every month! *FREE as part of our SFW series

 11:00pm
Base Jam

The PIT Striker hosted by Darryl Palmas. *FREE as part of our SFW series

Thursdays

6:00pm
Chance Encounters Improv Jam

The PIT Loft hosted by Jon Monje, Glorillis Tavarez, Trumane Alston, and Julien Darmon. Chance Encounters Jam is a fun, supportive, energetic improv jam where a roll of the dice before each set determines the number of performers on stage.

 10:30pm
TAC Improv Jam

The PIT Loft hosted by Jon Blue and Bryan Packman. The Thursday After Class Jam is an opportunity to perform as a class,  practice with your indie team or come in as an individual and perform with some people you have never met. Fine-tune your improv skills and work on group dynamics all in a fun, supportive

Fridays

6:30pm
Happy Hour Improv Jam

The PIT Underground hosted by Chris Griggs, Jon Blue, Clyde Woodham and more.

Saturdays

4pm
The Sugar Jam

The PIT Underground hosted by Anthony Hargraves. Sign up to play and you’ll be mixed into a brand new batch of teams! Last jam 9/29!

5:30pm
OFF TOP!: A Hip Hop Improv Mixer

The PIT Underground hosted by Ray Morency and Richie Alfson. Come perform improv/freestyle in The PIT’s only Hip-Hop inspired jam. First Saturday of each month!

Sundays

4pm
No Peanut Butter & Jam (A Family Improv Jam)

The PIT Striker Hosted by Pat Shay. Have a kid who wants to do improv? Here’s an easy-going all-volunteer short form improv jam where players of all ages can hop up on stage and be set up to have fun. Upcoming dates: 6/17 

10pm
The Telephone Show

The PIT Loft Hosted by Patrick Keene. A Show inspired by Chicago’s Mullaney Chain, where improvisers call each other one by one to form a team! No one knows what the line-up will be! $1 for both the audience and participants!