Genre: Comedy
©Robert Baumgardner
Original Concept and Directed by Robert Baumgardner

The largest cruise ship ever built is going down!!

What did it hit? Who will survive? Why does that singer keep singing?

Find out at the hilarious improvised comedy that will float your boat!


Izzy Church, Nannette Deasy, Michael Hauschild, Natalie Hunter, Jamie Maloney, Connie Perry, Brittney Rae, and La'Rema S. Russell

Featuring live music performed by Tym Moss

Technical Director: Anne Carlton


Praise for IRTE


  • Winner: “Artists Whose Work Made Me Laugh The Most” Award at the 2017 Asheville Fringe Arts Festival
  • Winner: 2014 SHITFA (Supreme Honorary Improvised Theater & Film Award) from Unscripted New York Improvised Theatre and Film Festival
  • Nominated for Outstanding MITF/Variety Performance for HAPPY BIRTHDAY, STUPID KID! at the Midtown International Theatre Festival 2017
  • Nominated for Outstanding MITF/Variety Performance for DIG at the Midtown International Theatre Festival 2016


"...surprise-a-minute..." Jay Lloyd, CBS Philly, KYW News Radio

"Pleasurable, funny, artfully crafted and fast paced..." Michael D’Antoni, Outerstage

“...wildly unique and wildly funny shows." Natasha Dawsen, Drama Queens

”...pure fun.” Anthony J. Piccione, OnStage Blog 

" will have a phenomenal time." Amy Carothers, NYC Travels.


Parental discretion is advised as Improv can be -well- spontaneous.


Theater is not wheelchair accessible. Entrance into theater is up a flight of stairs.



Press contact: Jay Michaels Arts & Entertainment
646-338-5472 /

About the Company: IRTE: The Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble

IRTE: The Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble, an ensemble of theatrical actors and writers who will develop, produce, and perform a season of original themed improvisational shows and video sketches following the basic model of traditional repertory theatre. 

Open:   04/05/19
Close:   04/13/19

Fridays & Saturdays April 5, 6, 12 & 13
Theater:   The Producer's Club
Address:   358 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10001
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Cost:Tickets $15 Online, $17 at the Door
Buy Tickets Online or Call: IRTE Website at