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The Upfront Theatre

1208 Bay Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
360-733-8855
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Ranked #9 of 31 attractions in Bellingham
Type: Theaters
Fee: Yes
Owner description: Owned by comedian Ryan Stiles, The Upfront performs live improv comedy shows every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, all year long. We serve beer... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Bellingham, Washington
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125 reviews 125 reviews
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

...last time I was there. After reading everyone's else's reviews, I'm wondering why I haven't gone back sooner. Excuse me while I go look for tickets and show times!

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Bellingham, Washington
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46 reviews 46 reviews
15 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

If there is an improv show available, this quaint venue is the perfect place to watch it. You'll laugh often and the small setting makes it even more fun. The revolving door of actors keeps it upbeat and fun, but if you come often enough, you'll find your favorites on stage. This is just a really great way to spend... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This place is owned by whose line's Ryan Stiles who is a Bellingham native and his comedic expertise shines in his theater. It has a great feel and is very welcoming. The shows are always hilarious. Great place for everyone. Check the schedule for all times of shows, they change every month. Most shows are improv, and that makes it... More

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kent, wa
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4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We were able to catch a Sunday "Dynamo" show - what a deal - $5! We were very impressed and would most definitely come back to see this or any other production - awesome local improv. They had a decent Selection of beer / wine - wine by the bottle is a steal - snacks were all packaged - but... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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58 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

as others have said it is great time out, small and cozy-ish but still well worth the visit.get your tickets online for a lower price than at the door

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Mount Vernon, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

My daugher and I went to the Upfront on Friday. It was their Space Trek show and we laughed our butts off. Very entertaining and family friendly.

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Bellingham, Washington
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9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

The Upfront is worth it - no matter what is playing there! Ticket prices are more than reasonable and the comedy is superb.

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Seattle, Washington
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Had a wonderful time at this improve theater. Owned by Ryan Stiles and sometimes he is there. However, is he isn't don't let that stop you from going. The entertainers there are excellent and will have you laughing all evening.

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Mount Vernon, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

The performers realy put it all out there. The show was enhanced by a responsive audience. Good interactive improv.

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st. charles, mo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

After dining in Bellingham, we ventured over to the Upfront theater for a theatrical experience. Tickets were inexpensive and the place is small. They do have a small concession stand if you want something to drink or eat. The show last about 1.5 hours. It was a great show. I don't remember the name of the show, however, it was... More

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