Improv Shows

When & Where

Tuesday, September 5th / 7pm / Walter Gage Ballroom

Tuesday, September 12th / 7pm / Totem Park Ballroom

Thursday, September 14th / 7pm / The Nest Performance Theatre


$5 (free w/ wristband)

There will be a bar Sept. 8 / Bring 2 pieces of ID if you intend to drink

We like to laugh and we know you do too. Come watch our very own Improv team perform hilarious, spontaneous performances in this yearly tradition.

Join us Thursday, September 14th as special guests, the Vancouver award-winning Frictionals Comedy Co. join us for a night sure to leave you thoroughly entertained!

The award-winning Fictionals Comedy Co. have been entertaining sold-out audiences throughout Vancouver and beyond since 2010. Their trademark brand of improv pushes the boundaries of comedy, including collaborations with comic book artists, slam poets, and even professional wrestlers. They perform weekly at Cafe Deux Soleils, monthly at the Rio Theatre, and tonight they are here to perform for us. Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome The Fictionals!

What Is Firstweek?

AMS Firstweek is a two-week orientation for all UBC students in every year and every faculty. With over 40 events all across campus including: a massive all-ages pool party, a wine and painting night, the ultimate paint party, a giant music festival and many more; it's a great way to orient yourself with new university life! Giving you the chance to meet and interact with other new students and upper years, as well as being a part of a long-standing tradition. AMS Firstweek is here to help you make the most of your university experience and start the year off with a bang!