The Improv Centre

  • 1502 Duranleau Street
  • The Improv Centre
  • Vancouver, BC V6H 3S4
  • Phone: 604.738.7013Ext. 1

The Vancouver Improv Centre Society (The Improv Centre) is Vancouver’s leading and best known improv theatre company. The Improv Centre (TIC) was originally established as a British Columbia registered Society under the name The Vancouver TheatreSports League in 1981.

It was founded to promote, develop, maintain and present improvisational theatre productions and presentations to local and visiting audiences in Vancouver. The Improv Centre office and 186 seat theatre are located on Vancouver’s Granville Island. Each year, over 60,000 audience members, artists and students enjoy our theatre’s productions.

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Enjoy The Improv Centre's shows and events in Granville Island! Back to the Holidays: From Scrooges to Grinches and Krampuses to Hans Grubers, there’s something inherently funny about holiday cynics who begrudgingly give in to seasonal merriment. Back to the Holidays is an homage to Back to the Future and A Christmas Carol, and explores holidays of the past, present, and future through the lens of an eccentric scientist who is tasked with helping our hero discover the true meaning of the holidays and save the town from… more