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September 15, 2023

Block Party: A Showcase of Baltimore's Best Black Improv

An improv comedy show presented by Highwire Improv at BlakWater House, Block Party is two hours of the funniest improv in Baltimore. A showcase of Baltimore’s best Black improv comedians, this show will feature short-form comedy games, long-form sitcom-style shows, interviews, and more. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

This lineup features:

Cake Walk, an independent all Black improv troupe that has toured all over the United States, won a global March Madness of Improv tournament against 63 other teams, who have pioneered sitcom-style improv shows from Baltimore.

Tastemakers, a show that combines interview and improv to learn about the world’s coolest people – creatives, entrepreneurs, change agents, and community leaders, then turns things around into incredible comedy.

The show is at BlakWater Lounge. A multiuse performance venue, gallery, and event space in the Bromo Arts District in downtown Baltimore. BlakWater Lounge is a 1300 square foot, new-industrial space located on the top floor of Maryland Art Place. We are dedicated to hosting unique, creative events that showcase Baltimore City’s most innovative and dedicated talent.

Doors will open at 7:30, show runs from 8pm-9:30pm. Free street parking is available throughout the area after 6pm.

Get your tickets in advance, this event will sell out – and tickets are $12 online, $15 at the door!

This venue is accessible (via an elevator) – for more details, reach out to us at [email protected]

BlakWater House

$12 in advance, $15 at the door

218 W. Saratoga Street 5th Floor
Baltimore, 21201