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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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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
Description: 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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small but fun and a great time

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2013
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Bellingham, Washington
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Bellingham, Washington
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316 reviews 316 reviews
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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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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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53 reviews 53 reviews
5 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
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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new westminster
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232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

The Upfront is a great local theatre. The employees are friendly and helpful. Seattle that vainly attempt coolness, the Upfront Theatre is a clean and classy joint with great comedy. I was impressed with the attention to detail and the wonderful staff. This is a great place to go as a group.

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Bellingham, WA
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157 reviews 157 reviews
34 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Comedian Ryan Stiles (Drew Carey Show) lives locally and opened this improv theater several years ago. As with most improv some nights are better than others. Upon occasion Stiles or his buddies show up for a special evening and they often have out-of-town comedians on the weekend.

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Bellingham, Washington
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

I take my grandsons 4-5 times a year, wish it was more often. We usually go on Thursday nights which is a school night. We laugh our heads off. My oldest wants to take the class they offer to kids. Drinks are reasonable (soda, wine, and beer) and because they don't sell Espresso they allow me to bring it in.... More 

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Bellingham
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

The Upfront is always entertaining. You are never sure what you will get. Just show up and have fun. You maybe part of the show. It is interactive.

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