DDG Improv Jam!
Apr
30
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

A Monday without DDG is like a cow without a hat. Yes, they exist, but they don't have to.

Come play with us this week and watch...

A&E! The DDG debut of a this no doubt delightful duo.

Glow in the DarkA group who will lighten your day with their bright ideas.

Buffet! This smorgasbord of improv talent will give you a feast of funny.

If you want to jam, just find a host and they will put your name in our bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
May
7
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

End your day right with some top improv. Come to Brixton for...

Trio Quintet! Audience interaction encouraged (but we cannot promise he will like you).

Derek's Mojo! They are so energetic that the stage practically shacks.

Ramshackle! A cross-cultural conversation results in amazing scenes.

Come join us onstage! Find a host and get your name in your bucket so you can play in our jam.

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DDG Improv Jam!
May
14
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

As long as there is Monday, there will be Duck Duck Goose.  This week featuring:

The Ed and Bryn Festival - two's a crowd (and now, a festival).

Not Your Average - a whole movie created right in front of you.

20% Less - your favourite longform grrrl gang.

PLUS our famous audience jams - incorporating two person scenes and montages - featuring YOU!

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DDG Improv Jam!
May
21
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

In a numerical miracle, this week we have:

One Board Man - one human, one or more whiteboards and far more scenic drama than you expected.

The 2 Sooners - DDG debut from this fantastic team of Hoopla graduates.

C3? - genius team making a neighbourly visit from their own regular Sunday show and jam.

PLUS - audience jams, featuring YOU, which - for this week only -will be renamed 4 to the Floor.

EQUALS the only place to be on a Monday evening.

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DDG Improv Jam!
May
28
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

It's a Bank Holiday bonanza: come and kiss goodbye to your freedom with us.

The Wentworths! Forget the Joneses: we'll all be keeping up with this hilarious two-prov.

And Now...! fast-paced, surreal, Monty Python-inspired improv from a team forged in the fires of the first The Improviser's Way course.

The Parentheticals! One of London's best-loved narrative teams will complete a quest in front of your very eyes, ears and other senses.

PLUS: TWO jams featuring YOU! Let's see if we can keep the wheels on for this final evening of the Bank Holiday.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jun
4
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Lots of words rhyme with June, you guys. Just because 'improv' and 'jam' don't is no excuse not to come and play. These guys will be here, for sure:

Gilbert and Oswald! This brand-new duo bring you a brand-new bunch of fun. No relation to either Gilbert and George or Lee Harvey Oswald, their lawyers assure us.

A Threesome! The ultra-racy trio (of C3Something born) give you that feeling in your tummy you got climbing the rope in gym class – or your money back.

The Die Hards! Formed from the wreckage of The Dreamboats and Mighty Demon, this Monkey Toast Harold team bring their A-game to every show.

PLUS: YOU! Yup, come and put your name in the bucket on the night and you'll star in a two-person scene and a ten-minute jam. Congratulations!

 

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jun
11
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

It's finally Summer! Slip off your footwear, roll up those trouser legs and paddle with us in the warm waters of comedy improv with...

Ali and Joe! A delicious two-prov from our friends and yours. They'll take you on a journey: bring a packed lunch and prepare to be tickled.

Dark Matters! A beautiful and unique improv storytelling team. Expect shadow puppetry and sweetly funny storylines made up on the spot.

Charm and Strange! Doing what they say on the tin, this team offer original transitions and a whole lot of laughs.

PLUS: Yup - YOU GUYS. You can play if you want to and no-one can stop you - not even Churchill himself. Just come and put your name in the bucket!

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DDG Improv Jam at The Nursery!
Jun
12
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam at The Nursery!

This week, Duck Duck Goose is on the road and will be at The Nursery Theatre, 2 Finsbury Ave, London EC2M 2PA

Join us to make this takeover one to remember! We can make it up as we go along in true improv style...

On top of all the acts there will be a chance for YOU to play in two-person scenes and our audience jams!

 

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Duck Duck Goose Jam!
Jun
18
8:00 PM20:00

Duck Duck Goose Jam!

  • Monday, June 18, 2018
  • 8:00 PM  10:15 PM
  • Effra Social (map)

It is Monday and that means one thing for sure, the DDG Improv Jam is here...

Six Clicks! The Wayfinders welcome you into their 'Living Room', we bet you are curious to see what will be going on.

Edingburgh Preview: ABANDOMAN(AKA Rob Broderick) - Pirate Radio! Using audience interaction and razor-sharp improvisation, Rob will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience’s tales into hit songs.

"Killer punch lines. Note-perfect, lyrically mind-blowing improv...Genius!” - The Stage

PLUS: Yup - YOU GUYS. You can play if you want to and no-one can stop you - not even Churchill himself. Just come and put your name in the bucket!

 

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DDG Improv Jam
Jun
25
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam

They say laughter is the best medicine, so why not recover from the weekend with us at the DDG Improv Jam...

Mayank Shreshtha! Making it all up, all by himself.

Three's Company! To three or not to three, that is the question. Well we don't have to question it, there is no doubt we wouldn't miss it for the world.

Story Kitchen Impro! They will be playing games galore to ensure you will have a belly full of laughter.

PLUS: You as always have the chance to get up and make stuff up on stage with us. Just come and put your name in the bucket!

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jul
2
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

We've one more month of shows before our summer break! Here's this week's treats.

Clusterfox! They'll root around your bins (audience suggestions) for something nice (great ideas).

Bark and B! Ahead of their Edinburgh Fringe debut, our favourite quintet of puppets return to play this bumper slot.

Want to get onstage? You can play in our jams and two-person scenes.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jul
9
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Come to the Effra for dinner, a drink, and one of the best improv nights in town! This week's superstars are...

Swords and Guns! A wonderful mashup of music and mischief from this top twoprov.

Glow in the Dark! There's oddballs and danger abound in this group's adventures.

Jack Left Town! The greatest band that never was tell their story.

We have all this, plus YOU (if you choose to jam and be in our two-person scenes).

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jul
16
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Improv makes Mondays great! Don't believe us? Come to this show and see for yourself as we host...

Quack! The most fitting name for an act at Duck Duck Goose.

24/7 Club! A few historical figures from Charlie Martin's second Edinburgh Fringe show pop by to say Hi.

If you want to improv too, you can. We have an audience jam and two-person scenes that ANYONE can be in.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jul
23
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Kick start your week with fun and laughs from our great acts and jams.

Vice Versa  - solo prov taking it's inspiration from Pixar to clown around and explore character.

Margaret and The Tube Spiders -  this group will create an hilarious Harold for you.

Plus One - let them include you in their world of great scenes and characters.

PLUS our usual jams. If you would like to play see one of our lovely hosts and put your name in the bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jul
30
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

DDG is the best thing to do on a Monday night! We have a another line up of great acts and our jams if you want to play.

DuckDuckTales - the DDG house team that puts the audience in charge of their fate. What will happen on this choose-your-own-adventure? You decide!

Improbotics - combining artificial intelligence with the intelligence of real improvisers anything is possible.

Mordsaga - giving us a Scandinavian crime thriller that only Scandinavia's quirkiest detectives can solve......

If you would like to jam with us then see one of our lovely hosts and get your name put in the bucket.

 

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DDG Improv Jam!
Apr
23
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Duck Duck Goose: the best thing that has ever happened to Mondays.

Join us to jam this week and you will see a sensational lineup of...

Fright Club! You will DIE (laughing).

Somewhat Theatre! See a cultural touchstone spoofed in a manner somewhat like theatre.

Bareback Kings! London's top improv drag team. They're a good bunch of lads.

If you think what they are doing looks fun (and it is), then join in our jams! Talk to a host and get your name in our bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Apr
16
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

If you like free entertainment, a chance to play, and jokes, then you'll love this show.

Adrian George! One man versus himself in an intense monoscene.

Real Cool Dumb Dumbs! Want to get stupid? Then call this twoprov.

Classic Andy! Whichever format they play, the set's a classic!

Think it looks fun to be onstage? It is! Join us to jam by getting your name in our bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Apr
9
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Fancy an improv jam? Then step this way! We have two of those, plus performances from...

Warlord Django Khan! Who better to give advice than a warlord? This question is rhetorical.

Gorilla Panic! DDG's Vic and Steff have put on their jumpsuits and are ready for any suggestion you (figuratively) throw at them.

Postscript! Games and scenes inspired by books. Fun and literary.

If you want to jam and be in our famous two-person scenes, drop your name in our bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Apr
2
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

You'd be an April Fool to miss this show! Check out the lineup...

The Happiest People in the World! Improv is already joyful, so this team must be ecstatic.

BIG NOW! As soon as we even get close to defining what they do, they go someplace delighted and unexpected.

The Right Kind of Trouble! A Monkey Toast team offering comedic chaos.

YOU can play onstage too. Just drop your name in our bucket to be in our two-person scenes and jams.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Mar
26
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

On Monday we usually present three acts and some jams. This week is no different!  Specifically this week we have:

The Bad Kidz! Two rebelz without a cauze.

Slice of Rhyme! An improv rap duo, skilled in both rhythm and rhyming.

Mother's Day! Smart gags and tags from a great group.

Also, YOU (if you want to be onstage in our montages and two-person scenes).

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DDG Improv Jam
Mar
19
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam

If it's Monday, then we'll bring you three amazing acts and a series of jams. This Monday we have:

The Jooty Booty Show - A chat show where the host and the guest are not the same person but might be the same person or the guest might be the audience, and who's really in charge here?

20% Less - On a mission to steal stage time with their fancy longform distractions.

Somewhat Theatre - Re-telling some of your favourite literary tales in a somewhat recognisable manner, which may or may not end the way you remember.

Plus bring yourself to the stage in our audience jams! Absolutely anyone can have a go under the stage lights simply by dropping their name in the bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Mar
12
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

This week our show combines audience jams and top improv teams. Why mess with a winning formula?

Come to the Effra Social this Monday and you will see...

Kango & the Roo! Which one is The Roo and which one is Kanga? We don't know but also does it matter when they're this funny?

The Verbs! A riot of scenes, silliness and possibly singing from the Nursery House Team.

Jack Left Town! Rock out with this band as they tell-all about their ascent to rock stardom.

We have all this, plus our montages starring YOU.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Mar
5
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Start your week the only way you should! At the Effra this week will be:

Joe and Friend! A kaleidoscope of brilliant nonsense from two brilliant minds linked by friendship. Or telepathy. No, let's stick with friendship.

Story Kitchen Impro! Mouthwatering shortform scenes baked to perfection on a stove of silliness.

The Parentheticals! This legendary team won't rest until they have been put to the test by an epic quest. It's up to you to set them on their search.

Plus our wonderful two-person scenes and jams, starring the audience! Get your name in the bucket to take part.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Feb
26
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

It's your weekly dose of Monday madness! Joining us in our house of fun this week:

" "! Emotionally grounded yet silly scenes from your good friends James Haskin & Jennifer Jordan, with a name that can only be communicated in person. 

Nu Z Land! London's thrilling and hilarious BAME team tells it how it is and brings its trademark dopeness to the Lounge.

Swipe Right! No app required to tell you that this team and your funnybone are a perfect match.

Plus YOU, should you wish to be in our fantastic two-person scenes and jams.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Feb
19
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

There's never a blue Monday as long as the Duck Duck Goose jam is in town. This week's rainbow roster are:

One Board Man! One man. One board. Infinite possibilities, just waiting to spring from the mighty pen of John Gallagher. He's the man, not the board. We think.

BIG NOW! The past is tiny, the future unmeasured. But NOW is BIG, and the Bigness is NOW. Join three of the BIGgest players we know to explore it, NOW.

Ramshackle! If life seems chaotic and terrifying, take a moment to relax in the knowledge that you cannot be more baffled by the world and everything in it than these guys.

Plus our famous two-person scenes and jams, starring those in the audience who get their names in the bucket. Could that include YOU?

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DDG Improv Jam!
Feb
12
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

It's almost Valentine's Day, so why not celebrate early with some improv that you will love? This week, you will be wooed by...

Bark & BPuppets including, though not limited to, a naked lady, a talking tree and a giant fish. There is nothing in this world more adorable.

T-Minus! Improv with a countdown! When the time runs out, something happens. What that event is is up to YOU.

Neasden Rotary Club! Super longform champions, almost guaranteed to make you die from laughter.

Want to come onstage? You can! Put your name in our bucket and you can be in two-person scenes and our famous audience jams.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Feb
5
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

A new month means a whole new slew of acts at Duck Duck Goose! This Monday, we are joined by...

Trio Quintet! This returning favourite features a very special scene partner - it's YOU, the audience. Solo improv that's always on point.

Dullprov! Dullprov is a team who improv about flat-pack furniture and drizzly Sundays. They are extremely funny.

The Die Hards! Yippee ki yay, what a group. They're going to bring us a Harold that's as exciting as a heist movie.

If you think what they are doing looks exciting, then put your name in our bucket and you can be onstage too in our two-person scenes and audience jams.

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DDG Improv Jam at The Nursery!
Jan
29
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam at The Nursery!

This week, Duck Duck Goose is on the road and will be at The Nursery Theatre, 2 Finsbury Ave, London EC2M 2PA

Come complete January with some improv! This week's ad-libbed antics come courtesy of...

Awkwardly Quiet! Delightful, improvised, clownesque theatre. Lizzy & Andreas invite you to glimpse into worlds, peculiar and mundane, inhabited by vulnerable weirdos.

We Are Not a CultA format set at a funeral that will knock you dead as the team kill it.

Somewhat Theatre! A team as huge as its members' talent. They will present scenes that somewhat resemble a famous tale.

We have all that, plus a chance for YOU to play in two-person scenes and our audience jams!

 

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jan
22
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

The best improv show on a Monday night in January in Brixton. To prove it we have another great lineup this week:

The Jooty Booty Show - an improvised chat show where the host and the guest are different people but also the same person.

Rhinoceros will share some stories and create an awesome Armando that will not necessarily be about rhinos.

DuckDuckTales ask you to choose the genre and the fate of our heroes/villains in a Choose Your Own Adventure from the DDG house team!

And as if that wasn't enough, we also have our audience jams! Stick your name in the bucket and come play - we'd love to see you!

 

 

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DDG Improv Jam!
Jan
15
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

WE'RE BACK! Come in from the cold and warm up with some laughs this week as we present:

Gorilla Panic are a duo who create scenes where anything is possible. Including panicking gorillas.

BIG NOW use physicality and transitions to bend long form into a completely new shape.

The Chandeliers will keep you guessing as they Turn Back Time. 

And of course, we also have our audience jams. Anyone, including you, is invited to put their name in the bucket and join in.

 

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DDG Improv Jam & Xmas show!
Dec
18
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam & Xmas show!

It's Monday... and the final DDG show of 2017! Will you be there for this killer line-up?

BB Guns! DDG's own Mark Tindle and his 'Murican fiancée Jenn Hunter bring the two-prov! Can the Churchill Lounge handle this much adorable?

DuckDuckTales! DDG house team, with director / narrative improv legend Mike Hutcherson, bring you adventure, energy and lots of odd. Brace yourselves!

The Just Us League! This hilarious duo bring their Marvel-ous energy and super-cute, snuggly onesies to our Christmas show.

Plus a jam for you... and all for free.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Dec
11
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Another Monday, another great show for you! Starring:

Kango And The Roo! This two-prov serve you up their truth in a hilariously funny, furry improv-shaped pouch.

Somewhat Theatre! A team inspired by Second City legend Dave Razowsky's teaching. They promise to get to the heart of the matter.

Impetus! This Harold team promise daft scenes off a sound-and-motion opening. We're excited for that! 

And never forget - you also get to play on the funnest stage in London!

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DDG Improv Jam!
Dec
4
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

This Monday we have two fabulous acts for your improv pleasure!

Gorilla Panic! This duo, plucked from Team DDG, (it's Steff and Vic) will take you on a wild improv journey that will make you laugh, gasp and laugh again.

Newsical! As a super special pre-Christmas treat, some of London's top, musically-inclined performers offer us the gift of improvised songs and scenes inspired by the news that's happening right now!

And there will STILL be our usual jam opportunities. So come and drop your name in the bucket...

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Jam at The George, Borough, tonight!
Nov
27
8:00 PM20:00

Jam at The George, Borough, tonight!

Powder your periwigs- Duck Duck Goose is going Georgian again, as we take our jam to guest location The George Inn, London Bridge! Joining us on our travels will be:

Derek's Mojo! Mo and Jo are on a journey. Who knows what characters they may meet along the way?

20% Less! They say less is more, more or less, but we'd more than recommend seeing 20% Less, lest you miss more than you bargained for, and feel less of a person for it.

Story Kitchen Impro! Hungry for hilarity? This team will be cooking up a sumptuous feast of shortform scenes that'll leave a sweet taste in your mouth.

Plus YOU, if you fancy the chance to be fabulous in our legendary two-person scenes and jams. 

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DDG Improv Jam!
Nov
20
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Make your Monday marvellous and join us at the Effra Social with another great line-up:

DuckDuckTales DDG's house team put you, the audience, in charge of their fate as they go on an epic (Choose Your Own) Adventure. 

Warlord Django Khan A Khan-do attitude is the order of the day, as this warlord turned agony aunt is here to help.

Phil Lunn is a solo musical performer who will be whoever you want him to be. Come and command his keyboard for your aural pleasure.

Hey! That's not all! You can get up yourself and grace our fantastic stage! For free!

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DDG Improv Jam!
Nov
13
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Kickstart your week with a laugh and come join us at the Effra Social. This week we have another great line up for you:

Sirly Duo create long form scenes with two performers, but endless possibilities.

Maria and Aspen are a two prov who will use polish your suggestions into beautiful diamonds of hilarious scenes.

To Be Continued... Will leave you wanting more after their Weird Ass Commando.

PLUS our audience jams where you put your name in the bucket and join us onstage. Come and play! 

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DDG Improv Jam!
Nov
6
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

If you like improv performed at former Conservative clubs in a room that resembles a lounge from World War Two, then we have just the show for you! We also have...

Gorilla Panic! Featuring DDG's Vic and Steff. May not actually feature gorillas and panicking.

BIG NOW! Silly sounds and scenes from one of the only teams with a ready-made catchphrase.

Amorphous Horse! A Monkey Toast team called Horse on a show named after birds that this week also features a group with 'Gorilla' in the title. This week's show is practically a zoo!

If you think what they're doing looks fun, you're right - it is! Find out for yourself by joining in our jams.

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Jam at The George, Borough, tonight!
Oct
30
8:00 PM20:00

Jam at The George, Borough, tonight!

As if transported through a demonic portal to a new and uncharted realm, our Halloween special will take place at The George Inn, London Bridge! Joining us in our home away from home will be:

Glow In The Dark! Whatever world they present, you can guarantee it will be weird.

The Faux Pas! Games AND scenes from the same group? What a bargain.

The Parentheticals! An epic quest that can only start if you tell what they seek.

If you fancy playing yourself, we have two-person scenes and jams. All you need to do to take part is put your name in our bucket.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Oct
23
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Thanks to Duck Duck Goose, Mondays never have to be dull again! This week at Effra Social, we have...

Joe and Friend! Joe Friedman brings the two-prov and his friend for this gig is... awesome improv scene snapper and all-round good guy Bob Stafford!

Gibberish Allsorts! They've gone straight from a shortform course to the stage. No doubt they are as sweet as their namesake.

Somewhat Theatre! A group (somewhat like the cast of a play) bring you scenes (somewhat like theatre).

We have those, plus our jams where YOU can play onstage.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Oct
16
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

Fancy a jam or some top acts? Then step this way for...

DuckDuckTales! The DDG house team go on an adventure . You decide their fate.

Kekak! Two people, one scene, a potentially infinite number of laughters.

Neasden Rotary Club! A fast-paced flurry of scenes from London's hottest team that will have you amused and bemused, but not at all confused.

Plus, YOU if you fancy having a go at improv in our two-person scenes and jams.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Oct
9
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

A couple of acts and some jams - why mess with a winning formula? This week's superstars are...

Twinprov! Two improvisers so similar in height you will think they are one person plus a mirror.

Mingle Block! A winning combination of half a dozen players, monologues and pop songs.

Mother's Day! No, not the holiday. Relax. You won't be in trouble for not buying flowers. Although I'm sure this team wouldn't mind some.

Plus, YOU if you put your name in our bucket to take part in two-person scenes and jams.

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DDG Improv Jam!
Oct
2
8:00 PM20:00

DDG Improv Jam!

We kickstart the week with a great lineup:

Gorilla Panic are DDG's very own Vic and Steff. But don't let those names fool you - they could be anyone, anytime, anywhere......

Abandonship will be performing an Armando - but not just ANY Armando. Come and see their special twist on this form.

Clusterfox will be rummaging through the bins of your mind for suggestions for their long form set

AND.....We'd love you to play in the jams - just chuck your name in the bucket.

 

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