BILA+ Improv Jam

July 21–Dec. 15, 2024
Third Sunday each month, 3 p.m.–5 p.m.
5225 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, OR 97211

The following description was submitted by the event organizer.


A FREE Improv Community Jam for Black, Indigenous, Latine, Asian, and all improvisers of color. Have fun with other improvisers of color. Play games for any level, enjoy snacks, and gain some new friends. This jam invites improvisers of color of all experience levels (new friends welcome) to come together and share in creativity and community. No knowledge or experience of improv is required. All are welcome and encouraged to participate. Complimentary snacks and drinks* provided.

This event is open to anyone who identifies as a race or ethnicity that is underrepresented in the Portland Improv community. Don't see your identity represented? Tell Curious Comedy. The "plus" allows additions to this growing community. 

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*This event does not include alcoholic drinks, but there are a number of bars in close walking distance to the theater for anyone who wants to start the afterparty.

Upcoming Dates & Times

Sunday, July 21
3 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 18
3 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 15
3 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 20
3 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 17
3 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 15
3 p.m.–5 p.m.