The Courtyard Playhouse
The Courtyard Playhouse is Dubai's first and only dedicated, purpose designed improv' theatre dedicated to nurturing local talent and developing the improv' scene. Nestled in the creative heart of Dubai, among galleries and cafes, The Playhouse specialises in Johnstonian inspired improvisation, stand-up comedy and acting but we also provide corporate training and events for medium to large companies.We have a full schedule of workshops for adults, teens and children as well as a schools programme, and are proud to broadcast National Theatre Live, Royal Shakespeare Company Live, Kenneth Branagh Theatre Live and other internationally acclaimed productions on a monthly basis.
Location: The Courtyard building, Street 4B Al Quoz 1
+971 50 986 1761
Local comics and improvisors attempt to defy the ominous sound of the gong as you, the audience decide their fate.
13 March 2017, 20:00 – 22:00
Wednesday Night Improv: Maestro
Ten of Dubai’s virtuoso actors converge for a night of scenes, songs and games based on audience suggestions.
15 March 2017, 20:00 – 22:00
Vintage Film Night: His Girl Friday, 1940, directed by Howard Hawks
16 March 2017, 20:00 – 21:30
Improvised Kids Storytime: My Kids A Superhero
An interactive improvised children show for those 4 years and older.
17 March 2017, 12:00- 12:45 & 13:00-13:45