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The Tempe Improv

  • 930 E. University Drive Ste. D1-201 Tempe, AZ 85281
    • Phone: (480) 921-9877
    • Fax: (602) 368-1472
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World famous improv comedy clubs have been the launching pad for the biggest names in comedy for over four decades - today that tradition continues with a new state-of-the-art improv, reopened April 2013! Looking for a fun and unique venue for your next event, private party or holiday party? Our beautiful clubs are the perfect venues for any event. We offer over 3,500 sq. ft. of flexible event space with seating for 450+, reception space for 150+ at the new Copper Blues with full service kitchen and bar. Mark your calendars - Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen opens its 2nd location in AZ right next to the Improv! With 60+ beers on tap, live music and happy hour 7 days a week, the best night out in Tempe is at the Improv and Copper Blues.

General Information
  • Hours of Operation: Hours vary based on business.
  • Light Rail Station within 1.0 Mile:
  • Miles to Downtown Phoenix: 11
  • Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 4.2
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Meeting Rooms
Meeting Space
  • Largest Room 4000
  • Reception Capacity 450
  • Audio true
  • Max Banquet Capacity 360
  • Outdoor Banquet Capacity 0
  • Miles to Phoenix Convention Center 11.3
  • Outside Entertainment Allowed true
  • Entertainment Provided true
  • In-House Catering true
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Outdoor 0
  • Outside Catering Allowed true
  • Max Reception Capacity 450
  • Outdoor Reception Capacity 0
  • Stage true
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Indoor+Outdoor 0
  • Visual true
  • Banquet Capacity 360
Showroom - 1st Floor
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3500
  • Theater Capacity: 450
  • Classroom Capacity: 450
  • Banquet Capacity: 450
  • Reception Capacity: 500
Showroom - 2nd Floor VIP Lounge
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 700
  • Theater Capacity: 115
  • Classroom Capacity: 115
  • Banquet Capacity: 115
  • Reception Capacity: 130

Flip Orley

The Tempe Improv
September 29, 2016 to October 2, 2016
Recurring daily
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Pauly Shore

The Tempe Improv
October 6, 2016 to October 8, 2016
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Lil Duval

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Christopher Titus

The Tempe Improv
November 3, 2016 to November 6, 2016
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Colin Kane

The Tempe Improv
November 10, 2016 to November 12, 2016
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Brad Williams

The Tempe Improv
September 25, 2016 to September 4, 2016
Recurring daily
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The Tempe Improv
September 25, 2016 to September 11, 2016
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Erik Griffin

The Tempe Improv
September 25, 2016 to September 18, 2016
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Paul Virzi

The Tempe Improv
September 25, 2016
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