The Writers of Key & Peele

The Key & Peele writers all have improv chops. They use their improv skill in the writer’s room which is what helps give Key & Peele its unique voice. See Rich Talarico , Colton Dunn , Becky Drysdale  Phil Jackson  and Charlie Sanders perform live improv at OoB 2014.

See More

HILL/JONES

TV’s Matt Jones (Breaking Bad, Mom) and Dave Hill (Quick Draw, Reno 911!) were one of last year’s favorite acts. We’ve brought them back this year. See them perform improv live in Austin, TX

See More

Lauren Lapkus

Improv and comedy actress, Lauren Lapkus (Orange is the New Black, Upright Citizens Brigade), comes to OoB to perform with Wild Horses and interview with Jimmy Carrane’s Improv Nerd podcast. Catch her in a variety of shows.

See More

Paul Brittain

This Saturday Night Live alum brings his one-man sketch show and some stand-up to Out of Bounds as well as performing improv in all-star improv shows like Stool Pigeon & The Lottery.
See More

Mo Collins

This unforgettable queen of characters (MADtv, Parks & Rec, Knocked Up, 40 Year Old Virgin, Arrested Development) comes to OoB to host her show of storytellers, MO & TELL as well as performing stand-up and improvising in the all-star improv show, Stool Pigeon.
See More

Improv Nerd w/ Jimmy Carrane

This comedy podcast, available on iTunes, is a live interview show hosted by Jimmy Carrane, a nationally known improv teacher and host on Chicago Public Radio. Interviewing icons in the world of improv, Improv Nerd gives audiences a behind-the-scenes look at careers in comedy. Jimmy’s guests for OoB include Lauren Lapkus (Orange is the New Black) and Tom Booker (Owner of The Institution Theater.)
See More

What is OoB?

The Out of Bounds Comedy Festival is a seven-day live performance festival that showcases some of the best in improv, sketch, stand-up, and a variety of comedy performances from all over the country and across the globe. Now in its 13th year, the festival averages over 500 performers in 120 shows over the 7 days leading up to Labor Day.

Days


Improv

Stages


Sketch

Acts


Standup

Performers


And More...

Get your Festival Passes

Get an unlimited of online reservations to any show. Upgrade to our plus pass to get the all-access pass and receive a 2014 Tshirt and a pack of our famous OoB collectable trading cards featuring all the improv, sketch, and variety performers of this year’s festival.

R

Get full access to all shows

including headliners & special events

R

Reserve Online

Don’t miss the shows you really want to see (well, you still have to show up and be on time ,but you get the drift)

See the Schedule Preview

See Schedule