Fever Pitch

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This summer, Bad Dog Theatre presents Fever Pitch, a 15-week competition pitting 13 longform improv teams against one another.

how it works

Each team will perform three times over the course of the summer. Each show features three longform improv teams squaring off, with the audience choosing their favorites. At the end of the night, after the votes are counted, the top team earns 3 points, the second place team earns 2 points and third place earns 1 point.

At the end of the summer, the teams with the most points will square off as until there’s only one top dog left.

Each show takes place Tuesdays at 9:30 PM at Bad Dog Theatre. Ticket prices are Pay-What-You-Can - no one will be turned away due to lack of funds!

>>> Scroll to the bottom of this page for ticket and accessibility information.


UPCOMING SCHEDULE

Tuesday, July 16th at 9:30 PM - GENTLEMAN FROG vs FANNY PACK vs MILK

Tuesday, July 23rd at 9:30 PM - HILARY DUFF FAN CLUB vs LAVENDER BOY vs NOT ENOUGH PLAID

Tuesday, July 30th at 9:30 PM - FANNY PACK vs UNCOOKED HOT DOGS vs OZZY DUMAIS OSBORNE

Tuesday, August 6th at 9:30 PM - GENTLEMAN FROG vs CHATS CRADLE vs NOT IRRITATED

Tuesday, August 13th at 9:30 PM - MRS TUESDAY vs PEPPERONI PIZZA CATS vs HILARY DUFF FAN CLUB

Tuesday, August 20th at 9:30 PM - MILK vs NOT ENOUGH PLAID vs UNCOOKED HOT DOGS

Tuesday, August 27th at 9:30 PM - NOT IRRITATED vs SCHOOL vs FANNY PACK

Tuesday, September 3rd at 8 PM - SEMI-FINAL 1 - TBD vs TBD vs TBD

Tuesday, September 3rd at 9:30 PM - SEMI-FINAL 2 - TBD vs TBD vs TBD

Tuesday, September 10th at 9:30 PM - FINALS - TBD vs TBD vs TBD


PAST RESULTS

Position TEAM NAME (Votes Received)

Tuesday, June 4th at 9:30 PM

1st LAVENDER BOY (11)

2nd PEPPERONI PIZZA CATS (8)

3rd MILK (7)

Tuesday, June 11th at 9:30 PM

1st SCHOOL (13)

2nd CHATS CRADLE (10)

3rd GENTLEMAN FROG (8)

Tuesday, June 18th at 9:30 PM

1st HILARY DUFF FAN CLUB (19)

2nd UNCOOKED HOT DOGS (15)

3rd OZZY DUMAIS OSBORNE (10)

Tuesday, June 25th at 9:30 PM

1st NOT IRRITATED (24)

2nd NOT ENOUGH PLAID (17)

3rd MRS TUESDAY (15)

Tuesday, July 2nd at 9:30 PM

1st PEPPERONI PIZZA CATS (9)

2nd LAVENDER BOY (8)

3rd CHATS CRADLE (5)

Tuesday, July 9th at 9:30 PM

1st MRS TUESDAY (9)

2nd SCHOOL (8)

3rd OZZY DUMAIS OSBORNE (7)

1st place = 3 pts., 2nd place = 2 pts., 3rd place = 1 pt.


STANDINGS

1st - LAVENDER BOY (1-1-0) - 5 pts

1st - PEPPERONI PIZZA CATS (1-1-0) - 5 pts

1st - SCHOOL (1-1-0) - 5 pts

2nd - MRS TUESDAY (1-0-1) - 4 pts

3rd- HILARY DUFF FAN CLUB (1-0-0) - 3 pts

3rd - NOT IRRITATED (1-0-0) - 3 pts

3rd - SCHOOL (1-0-0) - 3 pts

3rd- CHATS CRADLE (0-1-1) - 3 pts

4th- NOT ENOUGH PLAID (0-1-0) - 2 pts

4th - OZZY DUMAIS OSBORNE (0-0-2) - 2 pts

4th - UNCOOKED HOT DOGS (0-1-0) - 2 pts

5th - GENTLEMAN FROG (0-0-1) - 1 pt

5th - MILK (0-0-1) - 1 pt

TBD - FANNY PACK (0-0-0) - 0 pts


THE TEAMS

CHATS CRADLE - Brian Edwards, Kate Fenton, Melissa Giacomini, Yaw Attuah, Neha Kohli, Patrick Murray, Chilli Davidson, Amelia Ritthaler and Azer Karadag

FANNY PACK - Robyn Bacon, Rob Lewin, Elliot Ritter and Ben Sosa Wright

GENTLEMAN FROG - Adrian Beattie, Anne Goad, Antony Hall and Jennifer Ashleigh Lloyd

HILARY DUFF FAN CLUB - Carley Thorne, Sam Hancock, Veronika Slowikowska, Meredith Mullen and Emma Decorte

LAVENDER BOY - Fabio Abreu, Victoria Kucher, Chris Seeney, Brennan Asbridge, Miguel Gauthier and Connie Manfredi

MILK - Tom Hearn, Shane Mclean, Andrea Marston, Liz Johnston, Nkasi Ogbonnah, Hannah Spear, Sarah Ormandy and Ryan Sheedy

MRS TUESDAY - Laura Ramoso, Griffin Toplitsky, Chelsea Larkin and Michael D'Angelo

NOT IRRITATED - Gordon Harper, Holly Easton, Stephanie Haller, Paul Beer and Simon Paluck

NOT ENOUGH PLAID - Kirk McCullough, Dayjan Lesmond, Luke Aquilina, Aneesa Mohammed, Sara L., Chris North, Marlo Cameron, Anthony Labonté, Berk Özer and Joel Vallancourt

OZZY DUMAIS OSBORNE - Johan DeNora, Jackie Twomey, Anne McMaster, Shannon Lahaie, Shohana Sharmin and Youness Robert-Tahiri

PEPPERONI PIZZA CATS - Laura Commisso, Warren Ng, Bradley Tingle, Joe Amero, Ajahnis Charley and Franco Nguyen

SCHOOL - Andy Assaf, DJ Mausner, Amar Singh, Pat Gourdeau, Rebecca Payne and Alex Brown

UNCOOKED HOT DOGS - Phil Johnston, Andrew Coates, Giuseppe De Cesare, James Chapman, Sean Howard, Tyler Hyrchuk, Victoria Pandeirada, Rob Yellin, Simon James and Mark Lasme

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SHOW & ACCESSIBILITY INFORMATION

Tickets for the show are Pay-What-You-Can, which means you decide how many to pay. No one will be turned away due to lack of funds. The suggested price for the show is $5 but you can pay whatever you like.

Bad Dog is located on the second floor of a building, accessible via a 20-step stairwell with a handrail on the right. The washrooms are not wheelchair accessible. The closest subway station is Ossington, which has elevator access. Most seating is elevated, requiring at least one step up, although limited accessible seating is available on the floor.


threepio at montreal improv

Fever Pitch is heavily inspired by Montreal Improv's Threepio competition, created by Marc Rowland, and intentional similarities between the two shows (of which there are many) were implemented with permission.