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Auditions Announced for COMEDYSPORTZ CINCINNATI Roster at OTRimprov

OTRI_ComedySportz logoOTRimprov is proud to announce a new round of auditions to add to the roster of ComedySportz Cincinnati.

ComedySportz is fast-paced, short-form competitive improv for everyone. We are looking for players of all experience levels who want to be a part of this exciting, regularly scheduled show, can start rehearsing right away, and are available for regular Friday evening shows.

If you have any question, please contact us at comedysportz@otrimprov.com with March Auditions in the subject line.

Auditions will be in 45-minute sessions and held on Thursday, March 5 from 7:30pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday, March 8th from 3:30pm to 6:00pm. Auditions will be held at The Eddy, 656 East McMillan St., Cincinnati, OH, 45206. Parking is available on the street, in small lot next to the building, or in the lot behind The Eddy off of May Street.

Please note this is a separate performing troupe from OTRimprov and will exclusively perform family-friendly short-form style improv.

For more information or to sign up for an audition go to the google form here.


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Auditions Announced for OTRimprov and ComedySportz Cincinnati

OTRi_promoWhat: Auditions to join OTRimprov and ComedySportz Cincinnati
When: Saturday, November 18th, 10am-1pm
Where: The Eddy – 656 E. McMillan Street, Cincinnati, OH 45206

otr_comedysportz-logoOTRimprov and ComedySportz Cincinnati are adding performers! OTRimprov is adding more house teams in January 2018 and ComedySportz is a few months away from celebrating its one year anniversary, giving performers more opportunities to learn and shine.

Audition time slots available:
10:00am, 10:45am, 11:30am, 12:15pm

Sign up here!
You must complete this form have a spot reserved at auditions.
Spots are limited in each time slot so sign up soon!

Please bring a headshot and resume – this does not necessarily need to be a professional headshot, but rather something to help us remember you. We are interested in players of all experience levels and backgrounds. We’re especially interested in adding women and people of color to our cast.

Troupe Schedule and Expectations 

  • OTRimprov 
    Rehearsals: Tuesdays 7:30-10pm.*
    Performances: Saturdays 7:00pm-9:30pm
    and the Final Friday 9:45pm – 12:15am

    Players must be available for casting 2-3 times a month (there is some flexibility at the director’s discretion if other work commitments come up). Performance casting decisions will be made by individual team coaches based on factors including rehearsal attendance.

    *Some rehearsals may be held other nights, depending on cast availability.

  • ComedySportz
    Rehearsals: Thursdays 7:00pm-10:00pm and Sundays 3:00pm-6:00pm. Performances: ComedySportz shows are once a week, typically Fridays 6:30pm-10:00pm (alternate times are Thursday or Saturday 6:30pm-10:00pm or Sunday from 12:30pm-4:00pm).

    Players must be available for casting in at least 3 shows a month. There are attendance and performance requirements to be cast into a ComedySportz Match.

  • Wanna make sweet music with us?
    We are also looking for musicians interested in accompanying OTRimprov and ComedySportz performances. Auditions for musicians will be held separately. You will need your own instrument to audition. If you interested in auditioning only as an accompanist, please email hello@otrimprov.com.

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OTRi_ComedySportz logoIf you’ve been wondering about ComedySportz Cincinnati we’d like to give you a chance to come check us out FOR FREE!

This Friday night ComedySportz Cincinnati is performing in the 550 seat Anderson Theater at Memorial Hall in Over The Rhine. If you would like to see the show for free please send us a message at comedysportz@otrimprov.com.

We will give everyone who asks up to two comp tickets! We want to take this great opportunity to share what we do with as many folks as possible with the hopes that they will spread the word about the fun we are having bringing all-ages Comedy For Everyone to Cincinnati.

The show is at 8pm on Friday night September 15, and out by 10pm.

Hit us up at by Friday at 2pm at comedysportz@otrimprov.com to claim your two free tickets!

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