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Address: 15 Cottage Street, 2nd Floor, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609
Phone Number: +1 207-288-2503
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8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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We offer fully improvised comedy shows six to seven nights a week during...

We offer fully improvised comedy shows six to seven nights a week during the season. We feature a cast of professional improvisers from Chicago and Maine. See the performers create a hilarious show using only your suggestions and their quick wits! Call to get show times and to make a reservation. Full bar, light snacks and desserts available. First show of every night is family friendly. Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Fun at the improv

We caught the last show of the season. Small intimate setting, lots of audience participation. Lots of fun and well worth the time to see.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2015
Larry G
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Houston
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Houston
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

We caught the last show of the season. Small intimate setting, lots of audience participation. Lots of fun and well worth the time to see.

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Thank Larry G
Middleburg, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

This was extremely hilarious and the performers were excellent! You should call and make reservations as they only seat 50

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Thank Hilary S
Avalon, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

I laughed so much at the absurd, ridiculous, clever, quick and wonderfully irreverent skits and routines of ImprovArcadia. Enormous fun. Look it up when you're in Bar Harbor and then hope you can get a ticket.

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Thank Vivien R
Livermore Falls, Maine
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

So much fun! My husband and I had no idea what we were going to see when we arrived for the show. It was so impressive and we laughed a lot.

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Thank Becky B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

We attended the 8:00 family friendly show. The cast was extremely talented and did a great job involving the audience. Spent almost the entire time laughing.

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Thank wboyd2120
New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Unexpected because Bar Harbor is such a small town but the talent up to the task. Good group that easily adjusted to the crowd's sensibilities. Especially good re-enacting an audience couple love story.

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Hudson, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for something fun to do in downtown Bar Harbor, this is it!! This is a hidden jewel on Cottage Street. A little place that you would never know about unless you went seeking it. We go to Bar Harbor every year and spend several days at the Improv Acadia. We LOVE this place!!!! The comedy is high... More 

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Thank Dolly S
Hanover, PA
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We have been vacationing in Bar Harbor for several years now and Improvacadia has become a regular part of our schedule. On our most recent visit, we had the opportunity to attend four shows and, as always, each show was unique, entertaining and laugh out loud hilarious! If you are looking for an inexpensive evening of quality entertainment and fun,... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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89 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Had a great time and they don't make you get on stage. So entertaining and a great way to spend an evening. Even at the last minute

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Thank Ron002
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

We noticed the signage for Improv Acadia while waiting in line for breakfast at Jeannie's Great Maine Breakfast and, given the TA ratings, thought we would try it out. Great decision! We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and haven't laughed that hard in ages. Highly recommend for a fun evening out while in Bar Harbor.

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