Kismet Improv - Pawtucket, RI - Shows Friday and Saturday Nights


Join us for a laugh and a beer at a show featuring our top-notch comedians. And don't worry - no audience participation required.



We are currently requiring all audience members and students to wear face masks at Kismet Improv. Masks are not required when eating or drinking.

Our performers are not required to wear face masks. Performers and employees are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

We will update these policies based on CDC and state guidance. 



Friday 10/29 | 7:30pm | FREE!

FREE special event! In partnership with Hope Artiste Village's Harvest Moon Psychic Festival, Kismet is proud to present a night of spooky, wacky fun. Join us as we put a Halloween twist on our Friday Night Frenzy


Friday 10/29 | 6:30pm | FREE!

Neal Leaheey presents: Whatever Fate Decides, a tarot-inspired improv show!
Explore what the future holds as a team of trained performers uses the Tarot to grant a special guest insight into their past life and the mystical ability to change what lies ahead!



Saturdays | 7:30pm | $20

Our Kismet Players bring their signature wacky, creative and weird personalities to the stage in this show inspired by a suggestion, a word, or a story. Featuring special guests - check our Facebook page to find out who!



Fridays | 7:30pm | $20

FRIDAY NIGHT FRENZY is Kismet Improv's premiere marquee improv show. Come watch our fiery comedians perform games, scenes and songs in the style of 'Whose Line is it Anyway.' Our creative, silly and fast-paced performers will keep you laughing with ideas based on your suggestions. A great date night, bachelorette outing, or first-timer's improv show!



Saturday 11/6 | 9:30pm | $10

Part sketch show, part podcast spoof. Your intrepid hosts, Lawrence Bird & Florence Bergdorf-McGowan-Howard, scour the far reaches for characters who relate hilarious personal stories.



Saturday 11/13 | 9:30pm | $15

Comedian Molly Brenner brings her new hour of comedy to Providence. “The Pleasure’s Mine” chronicles Molly’s long journey to her first orgasm…and explores other wanton pleasures along the way. 

Openers to be announced.

"An outrageous, beautifully-judged comedy confessional" - Broadway Baby

"Hilarious" - Austin Chronicle


Saturday 11/20 & 27 | 9:30pm | $15

A buttered roll serving a life sentence for murder. Pissed off Babies with attitudes. A new form of self defense using cantaloupes. You can see all of these scenes and much more in “You Call That Deranged,” an hour-long sketch comedy show featuring some of Rhode islands’s funniest and MOST DERANGED performers! These sketches comprise scenes written and performed in sketch shows across nearly two decades - a collection of “greatest hits” you won’t want to miss!



If you want to see a show for free, just show up! You can put your name on the standby list. Five minutes before the show, we'll release any unsold seats to the standby list.

This is first-come, first-served. You must show up about a half-hour early to the show to put your name on the list. You cannot sign up early or via email.