Improv Comedy Mumbai



Improv Comedy Mumbai (ICM) as the name suggests, is an Improvisational comedy group that has been performing Improv since 2009. The group performs scenes and games along the lines of the American TV show 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?’. Under the direction of Adam Dow, ICM has been able to grow and fill the need of Improvisational Theatre in India by creating a group of professionally trained improvisers and performers who will provide quality entertainment both to people in India as well as to an international audience. It is ICM’s goal to increase the educational program by offering a range of Improv classes along with a variety of different international improv instructors. Improv Comedy Mumbai is pushing for new growth and change for the face of the global community, both in India and beyond.

Upcoming Shows

Double the Fun with two shows!

Dec 16, 2015 @ 8:00 PM


Student Showcase 2

Dec 15, 2015 @ 8:30 PM


Upcoming Workshops

Open Auditions for ICM!

Oct 25, 2015 @ 1:00 PM


Level 2 – 8 Week Lower Intermediate Improv Classes with Student Showcase

Aug 30, 2015 @ 4:00 PM

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Level 2 Improv Classes

February 21, 2016, 4:30pm

ST PAULS Institute of Communication Education

Level 2 Improv Classes Join Adam Dow as he teaches an intensive course in IMPROVISATION for 8 weeks with a STUDENT SHOWCASE at the end of the course. CLASS REGISTRATION: TIME: 4:30pm to 7:30pm every Sunday for 3 hours DATES: February 21st & 28th, March 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, April 3rd, & 10th STUDENT SHOWCASE: Tuesday & Wednesday April 12th & 13th LOWER INTERMEDIATE COURSE Using "Yes, and..." we will create scenes of greater complexity, as well as polishing concepts such as "Status", "Tilt" and "Re-incorporation". Lean to play more complex characters. The class will emphasize bringing your scene work to life with energy, believable environments and convincing characters. Learn to sustain a more complex narrative and play with commitment. This class will participate in the end of session Student Showcase in which they will perform the Harold. MAXIMUM STUDENTS: 14 people PREREQUISITE: Must have taken a Level 1 Improv course prior to this course CLASS LOCATION: St. Paul’s Institute of Communication Education St Paul’s Media Complex, Class Room 1 3rd Floor TPS III, Near Tawa Restaurant,Opp. Duruelo Convent High School, Rd Number 24 Bandra West Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050 Google Maps: STUDENT SHOWCASE LOCATION: The Hive in Khar W. ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Adam Dow has been working in the field of Improvisational Theater and Comedy for the last 17 years. He is currently the Artistic Director of Improv Comedy Mumbai and has started Mumbai TheatreSports. Adam’s career started with Franklin high school TheatreSports team to becoming one of the founding members of the University of Washington’s Improv group The Collective in which he received the Mary Gates Grant for Leadership. He started his professional career being an ensemble player with Seattle TheatreSports in 2000. For the last 7 years he has been living in Mumbai India in which he started India’s first Improv troupe. Adam has worked in film and TV production. He has acted in films, produced a documentary, and was the creative advisor on Whose Line is it Anyways? TV Pilot in India. He has worked with such comedy names as Ryan Stiles, Colin Mocherie, and Russell Peters He has performed with Boom Chicago in Amsterdam, Impulse Improv festival in Toronto, and Impro in Amsterdam. In 2011 he was nominated as number 9 of people who matter in Mumbai by CNN. He also appeared in the Hotstar series for the Indian Super League Funday Football. Adam's Links: Production Website: Corporate Coach: ICM: Short Kung Fu Film: Master Vengeancer - The Movie