Fuck, It's Christmas What's Christmas like in the ATX? What's it like when Institution sketch comedians get a hold of it and turn it inside out in odd and possibly perverse ways? OMG, is it even legal to do this shit with grackles? Fri.-Sat., Dec. 20-21, 8pm. $12. Triple Scoop Two improv troupes and stand-up comedian Sara Reihani. Sat., Dec. 21, 10pm. $5. The Rubber Room is an open improv jam, yo, so join in – if you dare. Sun., Dec. 22, 8pm. Free. The Doctor Who Theatre Holiday Special Live, improvised fanfic performed all up in Father Christmas's turf, with the TARDIS and the sonic screwdriver and the Daleks and all among the mistletoe and possibly the birth of Jesus of Gallifrey. Fri., Dec. 27, 8pm. $12.
Puppets? Yes, but not the darkling denizens of Trouble Puppet. This is the family-friendly Puppet Improv Project, presenting "a colorful cast of mischievous imps and woodland creatures who brighten the stage with a musical and interactive situation comedy – based on suggestions from the audience about the life of elves in Santa’s Workshop." Bring the kids! Fri., Dec. 6; Sat., Dec. 7, 14, 21; Sun., Dec. 15, 22. All shows at 6pm. $7.
Live, improvised fanfic performed all up in Father Christmas' wintery turf, from your genre-loving friends at the Institution Theatre – with the TARDIS and the sonic screwdriver and the Daleks and all among the mistletoe and, who knows, maybe even the birth of Jesus of Gallifrey? BYOC! (Bring Your Own Companion!) Fri., Dec. 27, 8pm. $12.