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Vancouver TheatreSports League

1502 Duranleau St | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3S4, Canada
+1 604-738-7013
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More of an Improvization Workshop than a Show

I've been to improvisation shows in different cities and was really looking forward to this one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anne C
Buffalo, New York
Good for a laugh

We got tickets for the opening night of 'oh Canada'. For a show focusing on how other cultures view... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The Hague, The Netherlands
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Vancouver TheatreSports League is a pillar of the Vancouver performing arts scene and a worldwide phenomenon, producing and staging some of the most daring and innovative improv in the world.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 18:00 - 23:30
1502 Duranleau St | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3S4, Canada
Granville Island & Fairview
+1 604-738-7013
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to improvisation shows in different cities and was really looking forward to this one. The cast was enthusiastic in their quest to entertain the audience, who had a good time overall. What made it less than a great show was the fact that...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got tickets for the opening night of 'oh Canada'. For a show focusing on how other cultures view Canada, you did need a lot of local knowledge to get some of the jokes. We had a good time though and would definitely recommend to...More

Thank Eric-from-the-Hague
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Vancouver Theatresports is a great place for a couple of hours of laughs. We visited on a Friday evening after a long day of playing tourists around Vancouver. Even though it was a long day (and we were still working on a 3 hour time...More

1  Thank Boscaverde86
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Improvisational theatre at its best. You'll laugh so hard your gut will hurt and tears will flow. Great value for comedy with an aerobic side splitting workout.

Thank SabineK1
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Took us a while to do a write up for VTSL! This is the funnest place to be in Vancouver. We were happy to attend the Christmas Queen 3, a hilarious rendition of the Bachelor/Bachelorette with the Christmas Touch. Every time we've been to Theatre...More

1  Thank RussK22
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

How can you go wrong? A great price and a fun first night in the city! The price which is $14 includes front row, table seating, and a drink! The Rookie improvers did a great job thinking on their feet. It was laugh out loud...More

1  Thank Joanna J
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Husband, not used to improv theater, reluctantly went with me to Rookie Night but ended up having a great time. We couldn't stop laughing. The actors were quick thinking, imaginative, and fearless. A child in the audience was gently and appropriately included in one of...More

Thank Jermich
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We got lucky. Arrived in Vancouver on Saturday morning and got tickets to the Trip Improvisor show. This was hilarious - made even funnier by the people we shared a table with who were on their second Tinder date. She was an improv groupie and...More

Thank Bruce454
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Got there trying to get into the 9:30 show and they were sold out! Kind of disappointing, but we went to the 11:15 instead... It was still funny but, admittedly by the MC, the performers were 'tired' and seemed to lack energy. It was also...More

Thank Nicole L
vantheatresport, Marketing and Social Media Coordinator at Vancouver TheatreSports League, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Hello Nicole, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review and are happy you were able to join us to share some laughs at The Improv Centre. We are sorry to hear you weren't able to get tickets to...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

I was here on my last visit to Vancouver and I laughed so hard, there was no way I was going to miss it on another trip to the area. We ended up going to two shows, Rookie Night on a Sunday and Off Leash...More

Thank lyrix428
Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
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20 February 2015|
Response from vantheatresport | Property representative |
Hello Jennifer, Yes, we strive to be a product that all ages can enjoy. I would suggest coming to one of our 7:30pm shows if you are bringing your whole family. We have shows at 7:30pm from Wednesday-Sunday so you will... More