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Address: 1208 Bay Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone Number: 360-733-8855
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7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fee: Yes
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Owned by comedian Ryan Stiles, The Upfront performs live improv comedy...

Owned by comedian Ryan Stiles, The Upfront performs live improv comedy shows every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, all year long. We serve beer and wine and are also an all ages venue. We are Bellingham's hot spot for comedy and awesomeness!Check out our website for show schedules and to purchase advanced tickets. Our doors and box office open 30 minutes before each show.

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Just relax laugh and get away for the evening. Plan ahead tickets can go fast.

This is a great place to just relax until you sides begin to hurt from laughter. The tickets for the shows can be all sold out though so a call ahead may be advised.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2015
blarso54
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Bellingham, Washington
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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

This is a great place to just relax until you sides begin to hurt from laughter. The tickets for the shows can be all sold out though so a call ahead may be advised.

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Blaine, WA USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

This is a fun evening featuring audience participation, smart talent, and an acceptable concession counter with beer! Fun thing to do with friends, or a date.

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Thank Erin C
Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

So incredible to have local theatre group that performs some great improvised drama for the most part. Good outlet for some unique performances by passionate actors. A hit 100%? No, of course not. But, I had many belly hurting laughs here. Quaint and rustic ambiance near great bars and restaurants

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Thank Laurabsachs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

A cozy place to hang out with friends families, and the show is great, very funny. The food and beverage are also affordable.

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Thank Sokanha N
Bellingham, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Ryan Stiles usually hosts this presentation of impromptu skits and exercises, some from the television series "Whose Line is It, Anyway." The actors are mostly amateurs, who work under the tutelage of Stiles. They are creative, witty, and range in age from early 20's to mid 60's. A great addition to downtown Bellingham's entertainment scene.

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Perfect Place for a date night. I have been here now 6 times and had a great time there about 4 of them. The other two times were ok. When they get into long 15 minutes skits that stop getting crowd input then it can get a little weird and boring. But really in a town like Bellingham Ryan Stiles... More 

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Thank S H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Upfront is one of our favorite date night spots. The shows are always interactive, lively and fun. Given that it's improv its never the same show, so it's a great winter activity. The tickets are affordable and the players and volunteers always friendly.

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Thank TeamTK12
Burlington, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Went to the improv show "Hellingham." The comedians actors did a great job. At the beginning some seemed maybe a little nervous, but it all shaker out and they did a great job. We laughed, and that was the goal. The price is very reasonable, really a pretty good crown, 100+ people.... It is improv so the folks, play off... More 

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Thank Welshdr
Bellingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Every Friday and Saturday in October, the Upfront puts on Hellingham--a murder mystery show. The players draw a character out of a hat, which members of the audience have put together, and they draw cards to decide who will be the murderer, and who will get murdered. The actors work to create conflict and believable scenes so that the whole... More 

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Thank JessiStrong
Mount Vernon, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Wife and I visited here for a date night last week and once again laughed our heads off. It's always a blast and if you are in Bellingham, please don't miss out on this place!

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