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2017-2018 - Our TENTH SEASON!!

'Tis the season to be jolly - and to get ready for 2018!
Santa's Underpants
December 25 at 8:00pm

To Mock a Killing Bird
December 29, 30 & New Year's Eve at 8:00pm
These shows will be at Theatre Downtown.
Need more info? Check out their Venue Page!
On Christmas Night, join us for a special edition of our short form improv games! All your favorites from Alphabet to Who Died and Made You King?! Plus, of course, an opportunity to win a special Christmas present from ETC!

THEN: The bird is back for "To Mock a Killing Bird!" - ETC's hilarious annual holiday murder mystery show! New suspects, new evidence and all new twists! Can YOU solve the crime?! Three heart-stopping performances - selected dates between December 26 and New Year's Eve!

Advance Tickets: $8 Dec 25-30; $12 New Year's Eve*
Walk-Up Tickets: $10 Dec 25-30; $15 New Year's Eve at the door
No discounts on Walk-Up Tickets - Buy in advance and $AVE!
Purchase from our online Box Office using our secure PayPal checkout.
*a 75/ticket online convenience fee will be added to online purchases

Check out our FEATURED CLIP!!

FROM THE VAULT: It's the 2009 trailer for To Mock a Killing Bird - our first trailer
filmed waaaaay back in Season Two. This year, we'll once again have all new suspects and
hilarious surprises! Can YOU solve our little Yuletide homicide? Or will the Killing Bird mock YOU?
Check out our former Featured Clips on our YouTube Channel!

About us...

The Extemporaneous Theatre Company, founded in 2008, is a repertory-style company comprised of professional artists in theatre, comedy, and a variety of sub specialties. Our goal is multi-faceted:
  • to provide the Birmingham Metropolitan community with quality improvised theatre
  • to work with other artists to bolster the art of live theatre in our community
  • to offer quality improvisational training workshops to students, the community, and corporations, and
  • to have a mighty good time doing it!
In 2013, Extemporaneous Theatre Company was acquired by ETC Productions - an Alabama Nonprofit Corporation. Through ETC Productions, The Extemporaneous Theatre Company has obtained 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.

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