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15 Cottage St, 2nd Floor, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1885
+1 207-288-2503
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Absolutely worth it!

First of all, let me say that improv is typically hit or miss for me. I suffer enormously from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saint Louis, Missouri
via mobile
an enormously fun evening of laughter- a must see!

Improv Acadia is a great way to spend an evening. Having never been to an improv performance in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hampden, Massachusetts
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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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  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
15 Cottage St, 2nd Floor, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1885
+1 207-288-2503
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, let me say that improv is typically hit or miss for me. I suffer enormously from secondhand embarrassment, so I usually avoid it unless I know the team is good. I am SO glad I went and saw these guys! They move...More

Thank Westfall864
Reviewed 1 week ago

Improv Acadia is a great way to spend an evening. Having never been to an improv performance in person, I was surprised at how energetic and FUN it was. I laughed (or groaned!) throughout with each surprising bit of hilarity that came out of the...More

Thank Lucy_Brakoniecki
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time with our two teenage sons. The cast was very talented and keep us involved and laughing. Well worth the money. We all thought it was great.

Thank jaelfert
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were looking for a fun nighttime activity while visiting Bar Harbor. We definitely found it at Improv Acadia. Laugh out loud funny!

Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The show was funny and so impressive. What a talented cast! This was great entertainment for the evening.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun cast of intelligent actors makes this show a must-see for an evening out in Bar Harbor. Bring friends for fun audience participation.

Thank Denise T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancée and I stayed in Bar Harbor for a week over July 4th. We had an absolute blast. The lead comedian, Jen, is a true talent. She chatted with us for a few minutes at the end of the 10p show. Hard to beat...More

Thank Pv1301
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This show was absolutely hilarious! If you get a chance to go then you should. The 8pm show is family friendly and the 10pm show is more adult. My husband and I didn't stop laughing from the beginning to the end. I would definitely go...More

3  Thank Krissy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to improv Acadia last year and loved it, so when I returned with family this year I was so excited to take them. Unfortunately I was completely disappointed. From the moment we arrived at the staff was rude, unattentive, and demeaning. When we...More

Thank Mikayla S
ImprovAcadia, Owner at ImprovAcadia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We apologize that you had an unpleasant experience at ImprovAcadia. Our theater is small and that night the choice of seats was limited and while our customers’ comfort is important, safety is also important. Although we’ve never had an issue with that table in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These 4 talented artists perform in an intimate setting with extensive audience involvement. The show is original, creative and funny. If you are in Bar Harbor, this is a must!!

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July 2, 2016|
Response from LEONARD O | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are $18 for adults and $13 for children 10 and under. They accept cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express
September 16, 2015|
Response from ImprovAcadia | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we do have shows at that time. We're closed on Monday, 10/12. On Tuesday and Wednesday, 10/13 and 10/14 we have one show at 8pm. Thanks, hope to see you at ImprovAcadia.
Gary P
July 29, 2015|
Response from ImprovAcadia | Property representative |
Hi, On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4th and 5th we'll have two shows at 8 and 10pm. On Sunday, 9/6 we have one show at 8pm and we're closed on Labor Day Monday, 9/7. We take reservations to hold seats. You pay when you arrive... More