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 seateaimprov.com 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 is in Downtown Hartford! Shows on Thursday night and Sunday 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 are usually held on Saturday and Sunday at Sea Tea Improv Studios, 11 Asylum Street, Suite 402, Hartford, CT (but check your workshop details to be sure).

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 The Goodwin, Hartford’s boutique hotel (close to both Sea Tea Comedy Theater and Sea Tea Improv Studios). Other options include Homewood Suites Hartford (by Hilton), Hilton Hartford, Hartford Marriott Downtown (close to Spotlight Cinemas), and Residence Inn Hartford Downtown (by Marriott).