Events

The Nestival ONLINE 5/2 7pm: 6 Performances!

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival ONLINE, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

This certainly is not how we planned to do this, but LET’S ADAPT!

May 2nd 7pm Start Time ONLINE

ComedySportz CBus + guests (shortform, all ages) – various cities
2 comedic songs by Ross ChildsChicago, IL
Yes Ma’am – mediumform – Madison, WI
Kentucky Bill (stylized duoprov) – Louisville, KY
Magic & Fun from Chicago Magic Lounge’s John SturkChicago, IL
The Nest’s “STORYBORED” with guest Lyndsay Hailey (Magic Mike Las Vegas, iO Chicago’s The Deltones, The Improv Retreat) – Los Angeles, CA

These performances will be LIVE on our Facebook page. (Click this at time and date of the show)

These performances are presented gratis, but we would really appreciate your donations to keep our theatre afloat.

Ways to donate:
1) go right here to our Donate Page
2) find us on Venmo @thenesttheatre
3) purchase a “Ticket” for this event*

Additional ways to help:
Whether you are able to donate or not, these are some big ways to help out during COVID times.
1) Are you watching the show on facebook? Share it as a public post on your wall (not a Watch Party**)! Follow us!
2) Are you on YouTube? So are we! Please find us on YouTube and subscribe!
3) Are you on Twitch? So are we! Please find us on Twitch and follow us!

*There will be no code or confirmation. This “Ticket” is just an expedited way to monetarily support The Nest.
**If you start a Watch Party we can’t see those people, and we go to the Comments for suggestions, so your friends would be missing out!

Thank you for your continued support. We hope to continually be able to brighten up your weekends during these darker days.

The Nestival Sat 4/6 10pm: Elizabeth, A Tribe Called Uncanny

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 6th 10pm $10 online*/$12 at the door
Elizabeth (Pittsburgh)
A Tribe Called Uncanny (Chicago, IL)

*Online sales end at 5:30pm day of show. Check our Facebook page to see if the show is fully sold out.

The Nestival Sat 4/25 10pm: FCC, Kentucky Bill

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 25th 10pm $10 online*/$12 at the door
FCC (CBus)
Kentucky Bill (Louisville, KY)

*If it is after 4:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!

The Nestival Sat 4/24 8pm: Yes Ma’am, ANONYMOUS: Your Secrets, Our Show

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 24th 8pm $12 online*/$14 at the door
(745pm doors)
Yes Ma’am – Madison, WI (longform)
ANONYMOUS: Your Secrets, Our Show – CBus (specialized longform)

*If it is after 5:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!

The Nestival Sat 4/25 7pm: Finch, Affirmed, RSVP Improv

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 25th 7pm $12 online*/$14 at the door
(645pm doors)
Finch – CBus (longform)
Affirmed – Chicago/Los Angeles (duo longform)
RSVP Improv – Cleveland, OH (longform)

*If it is after 4:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!

The Nestival Sat 4/25 6pm: ComedySportz CBus all-star match!

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 25th 6pm $8/$10
(530pm doors)
ComedySportz CBus players do a 45 minute exhibition match – no competition – all games, lots of audience interaction, all fun! Great for all ages, this short version of our show is a lovely sampler-size taste of all that CSz joy in one act.

*If it is after 4:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!

The Nestival Sat 4/24 930pm: Chicago Magician John Sturk!

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 24th 930pm $12 online*/$14 at the door
(915pm doors)
John Sturk is a professional musician from Chicago, IL! His magic act tours to various cities, but he is best known for curating the Chicago Magic Lounge. Come see his interactive and fun act that will involve you, the audience!

*If it is after 5:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!

The Nestival ONLINE 5/1 8pm: 4 Performances!

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival ONLINE, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

This certainly is not how we planned to do this, but LET’S ADAPT!

May 1st 8pm Start Time ONLINE

Finch (longform) – CBus, OH
RSVP Improv (longform) – Cleveland, OH
MBI Improv (longform) – Madison, WI
Fine & Dandy (duo reunion show) – CBus & NYC 

These performances will be LIVE on our Facebook page. (Click this at time and date of the show)

These performances are presented gratis, but we would really appreciate your donations to keep our theatre afloat.

Ways to donate:
1) go right here to our Donate Page
2) find us on Venmo @thenesttheatre
3) purchase a “Ticket” for this event*

Additional ways to help:
Whether you are able to donate or not, these are some big ways to help out during COVID times.
1) Are you watching the show on facebook? Share it as a public post on your wall (not a Watch Party**)! Follow us!
2) Are you on YouTube? So are we! Please find us on YouTube and subscribe!
3) Are you on Twitch? So are we! Please find us on Twitch and follow us!

*There will be no code or confirmation. This “Ticket” is just an expedited way to monetarily support The Nest.
**If you start a Watch Party we can’t see those people, and we go to the Comments for suggestions, so your friends would be missing out!

Thank you for your continued support. We hope to continually be able to brighten up your weekends during these darker days.

The Nestival 4/24 7pm: Smart Babies, Monkey Business Institute

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 24th 7pm (tix $10 pre-sale/$12 door)
(doors 645pm)
Smart Babies – CBus (mediumform)

MBI – Madison, WI (longform)

*If it is after 5:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!

The Nestival 4/23 7pm: Prom Queens, Childs, Storyteller Improv

The Nest Theatre is proud to present The Nestival, a festival celebrating all disciplines of our artform – improv (long, short, medium, dramatic, comedic, musical, and experimental), sketch comedy, live lit, and experimental theatre – right in Columbus!

April 23rd 7pm (tix $10 pre-sale/$12 door)
(doors 630pm)
Prom Queens – CBus (longform)
Ross Childs – Chicago, IL (guitar)
Storyteller – CBus (longform & storytelling)

*If it is after 5:30pm on day of show, call 614-929-5545 to see if the show is fully sold out.

Sold out? Take a look at our upcoming shows!