FAQ

These are answers to real questions we’ve been asked, as well as answers to hypothetical questions that we can only imagine you might ask.

Q) Who’s putting this on? I have gazillions of questions for you!

A) This festival is presented to you by Sea Tea Improv! We’re a local improv company with a comedy theater and studios in Downtown Hartford. Check out our website to learn more about us, and to see our upcoming shows, classes, and workshops. For general questions about Sea Tea Improv, email us at comedy@seateaimprov.com . For questions pertaining to the festival, email us at festival@hartfordimprov.com .

Q) Where is the Hartford Improv Festival being held?

A) The Hartford Improv Festival tak Hartford! Shows on Thursday night are at Sea Tea Comedy Theater, 15 Asylum Street, Hartford, CT.  Shows on Friday and Saturday will be held at Hartford Spotlight Theater at 39 Front Street, Hartford, CT. Workshops will be held on Saturday and Sunday at Sea Tea Improv Studios, 75 Pratt Street, 5th Floor, Hartford, CT. On Sunday evening, the 5PM show will be at Sea Tea Comedy Theater and the 7PM show will be at City Steam Brewery, 925 Main Street, Hartford, CT. Check Schedule & Tickets and Workshops for up-to-date information.

Q) Can our group be considered for the Hartford Improv Festival?

A) Applications for #HIF2018 go live on November 1, 2017 so check back soon. We’re looking forward to seeing your applications for #HIF2018!

Q) I’m coming to the Festival but I’m not from Hartford. Where should I stay?

A) Hartford has plenty of hotels within walking distance of HIF locations and a variety of coffee shops, restaurants, and attractions. We recommend Red Roof PLUS+ Hartford Downtown, Homewood Suites Hartford, Hilton Hartford, Radisson Hotel Hartford, Hartford Marriott Downtown (closest to Spotlight Cinemas), Residence Inn Hartford Downtown (Marriott) (most centrally located, closest to Sea Tea Comedy Theater, Sea Tea Improv Studios, and City Steam Brewery).