Dramatic Improv Training Center Sneak Peek!

Theatre Momentum is opening a Dramatic Improv Training Center! Get a sneak peek! Theatre Momentum has a new improv curriculum that needs some polishing, and your input is highly valued. Get a sneak peek and help us tighten things up before our grand opening in 2019! The details: We’ll be …

The Collider! Win your $800 Prize!

Theatre Momentum presents our Improv and Sketch competition, The Collider! 16 teams enter, one team leaves! An $800 prize awaits your improv team. The competition will take place at Pendulum Space, at 1803 W. Byron Street. Shows are at 10:30 PM Tickets are $10 at the door. Ready to sign …

Improv and Writing pt.2

November is National Novel Writing Month. It is a whirlwind of writing activity, a panic-filled frenzy of early morning/late night typing, and truly a fun time. See our Part 1 post… This is a continuation of a previous post on Improv and Writing. This is all kinds of random stuff, …

Circle Place

Tickets on sale now! Circle Place An instant soap opera in 12 episodes Production by the ensemble. A world premiere, created nightly. Circle Place is Theatre Momentum’s instant soap opera, entrenched in the stylized and heightened drama of real soap operas. Every actor portrays the ongoing narrative of a single …

Einstein Resident Ensemble auditions!

Join the Einstein Resident Ensembles! Theatre Momentum is hosting auditions for our new resident ensemble program, Einstein. Come join the only theatre in Chicago dedicated to dramatic improvisation! Ready to sign up? Click through here! Einstein will produce two resident ensembles of 10-12 players apiece. Each ensemble will rehearse weekly …

Improv and Writing

November is National Novel Writing Month. It is a whirlwind of writing activity, a panic-filled frenzy of early morning/late night typing, and truly a fun time. NaNoWriMo is a yearly event that takes place throughout November. In 30 days, your mission is to write a novel of no less than …

Newton

Theatre Momentum presents the Newton Junior Ensemble showcase! Tickets on sale now! Newton is our junior ensemble program, with 4 ensembles who have created their own unique shows with the TM aesthetic of dramatic improvisation. Every performance is different every week, so come back to see more of these talented …

Welcome to the Detergent Symphony!

Theatre Momentum is proud to introduce the cast of our upcoming mainstage production, Detergent Symphony, an improvised soap opera in 12 episodes. Detergent Symphony is an improvised 12-part soap opera, entrenched in the stylized and heightened drama from real soap operas. Every actor will portray the ongoing narrative of a …

Food for Thought

A writer writes of what they know. An actor prepares. As an improvisor, you are both actor and writer at once. We spend a lot of time, in the improv world, flexing our pattern-recognition muscles, our acting muscles, and working a thousand different techniques to prepare ourselves for the stage. …

Newton ensemble!

Theatre Momentum is proud to introduce the cast of our new junior ensemble program, Newton! Newton’s shows will run on Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 and 9:45 PM, September 7-September 29. Tickets on sale in August!