Venue Details

73 Star Starred
Improv Asylum
216 Hanover St. Boston, MA 02113
617-263-6887
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Member Tips

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Casual
info Jul 11 2009 star this tip starred
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Take the train
info Jul 11 2009 star this tip starred
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Eat before in one of the yummy italian restaurants :)
info Jul 11 2009 star this tip starred
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B=Not necessary; found a meter just past Fanuiel hall and had a nice stroll over there.
info Aug 26 2010 star this tip starred
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Causal
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Good italian food nearby, but North End is one of those Boston tourist area, overprice
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Reviews & Ratings

49 ratings
3.7 average rating
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5 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 18 2007

This was my first visit to the Improv Asylum. This show was a great feel-good performance that makes you not only appreciate Boston, but having lived in Massachusetts!

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61 events
58 reviews
41 stars
attended Aug 27 2008

We liked the show. It was a new venue for us. Some parts were EXCELLENT and others were so-so. A lot of the skits didn't quite reflect the title which was certainly a... continued

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23 events
12 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 12 2009

If you are over the age of 29 don't bother--way to sophomoric--and there really wasn't any improv and the show didn't have any damn thing about being lost in Boston unless you count how lost the cast was with the concept of improv.

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More Information

Website

http://www.improvasylum.com/shows/now-playing/NXT.aspx

Description

 This show is not recommended for children younger than 17 years.

About the Ticket Supplier: Improv Asylum

Improv Asylum is a comedy theater that features improvisation and sketch comedy. They have been described as Whose Line Is It Anyway? meets Saturday Night Live! Founded in 1998, Improv Asylum has performed more than 3,500 shows, for over 500,000 people. They have been featured on HBO, and have performed in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Austin, Aspen and other cities throughout the country. Improv Asylum strives to provide the best comedic theater experience.

Improv Asylum is located in the heart of the North End, within short walking distance from Faneuil Hall and is easily accessible via public transportation.